Sun, 13 May 2018 01:00
Descendants celebrate Siamese Twins and Thai-US friendship
IF “SIAMESE twins” Chang and Eng Bunker, Thailand’s most famous twin entertainers, were alive today, they would no doubt be impressed to see their descendants making their first official visit to the Kingdom to celebrate their 207th birthday on Friday in Samut Songkhram province, the birthplace of the twins.
Fri, 11 May 2018 15:21
Bunker descendants celebrate birthday of ‘Siamese twins’ at Samut Songkhram festival
Dozens third-generation to fifth-generation descendents of the famous “Siamese twins” Chang and Eng Bunker on Friday celebrated the twins’ 207th birthday in their birthplace – Samut Songkhram’s Muang district.
Fri, 11 May 2018 01:00
Chang and Eng’s descendants arrive for birthday celebrations
DOZENS of descendants of Chang and Eng Bunker yesterday arrived in the hometown of the famous Siamese conjoined twins to celebrate the anniversary of their birth today in Samut Songkhram province more than two centuries ago.
Sat, 25 Nov 2017 09:09
Exploring Seoul’s hidden underground world
Late dictator’s secret hideout, abandoned subway station and air-raid bunker unveiled to the public
Wed, 13 Sep 2017 01:00
Business booming at wine ‘bunker’ near Ukraine war zone
Deep in the bowels of a former gypsum mine in east Ukraine, winemaker Rafail Nasyrov scrutinises a bottle of sparkling rose.
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 12:58
Two friends, one very special dinner
Two old friends from New York, who have risen to great heights on Bangkok’s culinary scene, will be cooking together for the first time here on August 22 when Eat Me’s Tim Butler and Bunker’s Arnie Marcella share their memories of the Big Apple.
Mon, 26 Jun 2017 09:52
Bunker chip-in brings Spieth his 10th PGA title
WASHINGTON, June 25, 2017 - Jordan Spieth sank a bunker shot on the first playoff hole Sunday to defeat US compatriot Daniel Berger and win the Travelers Championship for his 10th career US PGA title.
Fri, 16 Jun 2017 09:22
Bunker oil factory hit by fire in Ratchaburi
A fire broke out last night in an unused factory in Ratchaburi which was previously used to make bunker oil from recycled tyres.
Mon, 03 Apr 2017 01:00
San Miguel subsidiary sues Philippine Customs
A unit of San Miguel Corp (SMC) has sued the Bureau of Customs (BOC) for its recent seizure of bunker fuel cargo withฌout due process and despite being presented with a complete set of import documents.
Thu, 24 Nov 2016 01:00
Palawan power plant gets tax break
THE PHILIPPINES’ Board of Investments has granted DMCI Power Corp a six-year income tax holiday for its 2 x 4.95-megawatt, bunker-fired power plant in Aborlan, Palawan, the Consunji-owned firm said on Tuesday.
Tue, 22 Nov 2016 19:21
Remembering a painful past
Berlin company creates a replica of hitler’s bunker and also controversy
Tue, 15 Nov 2016 01:00
The sitcom that foretold the rise of Donald Trump
In the US during the 1970s, American social life was satirised in a popular sitcom called “All in the Family”, featuring the characters Archie and Edith Bunker.
Mon, 11 Jul 2016 07:28
Lang wins U.S. Women's Open in dramatic playoff, Ariya at tied 17th
American Brittany Lang won her first major title in dramatic fashion at the U.S. Women's Open on Sunday after her playoff opponent, Anna Nordqvist, was assessed a two-stroke penalty for grounding a club in a bunker.
Sat, 28 May 2016 07:44
Golf-Late surge puts Jutanugarn in charge after 36 holes
Ariya Jutanugarn, targeting a third straight LPGA Tour victory, splashed a long bunker shot for a tap-in birdie at the final hole to earn a two-shot lead after two rounds of the inaugural Volvik Championship in Michigan on Friday.
Sun, 03 Apr 2016 01:00
Healing traumatised hearts in violence-plagued Yala with art therapy
WITH careful brush strokes and hope gleaming in their eyes, a group of youths and local artists have been camouflaging rows of concrete pipe bunkers in the "safety zone" of Yala's Muang district with colourful patterns depicting stories about this prov