Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Democracy advocate Sombat launches ‘Troll’ party
PRO-DEMOCRACY activist Sombat Boonngamanong yesterday submitted to the Election Commission (EC) documents regarding pre-registration of a new party he named as “Krian”, or “clean-cut” in English, while expressing his opposition to an “outsider” prime minister.“outsider” prime minister.
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Junior Dublin Literary Awards reflect high English levels of Thai students
THE 13TH Junior Dublin Literary Awards for Thailand, organised under the theme “Moving Forward”, attracted a strong response with almost 10,000 entries from students across all regions of the country.
Fri, 16 Mar 2018 19:03:01
Liverpool draw City, Real and Juve in Champions League rematch
Nyon, Switzerland - Manchester City will face Liverpool in an all-English Champions League quarter-final while Juventus have a chance to gain revenge on holders Real Madrid in a repeat of last year's final.
Wed, 14 Mar 2018 09:59:04
Champions League heartache not new for United, insists Mourinho
Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho insisted European disappointment is nothing new for the English giants after losing 2-1 to Sevilla at Old Trafford to crash out of the Champions League by the same scoreline on aggregate.
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 12:40:00
On flies on Jake Bugg
English singer-songwriter Jake Bugg will make his Thailand debut on May 1 with one exclusive concert at Scala, Siam Square.
Wed, 07 Mar 2018 06:48:14
Announcing the best young writers in English
Winners of the 13th Junior Dublin Literary Awards for Thailand, a national English writing competition among high school students, will be announced this Friday.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Wall Street English to further expand, targets 20 Thai branches in five years
WAVE Entertainment Plc, the licensed operator of Wall Street English (WSE), Thailand’s largest premier provider of English language instruction, is celebrating its 15th anniversary in the Kingdom with an ambitious five-year expansion scheme targeting 20 branches nationwide and a jump in revenue from Bt700 million to Bt2 billion within five years.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 09:05:00
A night with James Blunt
English singer-songwriter James Blunt will be back in Thailand later this month, performing at Royal Paragon Hall on the fifth floor of Siam Paragon on March 27 at 8pm, as part of his “Afterlove Asia Tour 2018”.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 19:35:59
British boxer dies hours after winning fight
British boxer Scott Westgarth died after falling ill in the aftermath of winning an English light-heavyweight title eliminator bout on Saturday.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 01:00:00
English tea with a Japanese taste
From Thursday (March 1), Hanuman Bar at the Siam Kempinski Hotel Bangkok brings a Japanese twist to its popular daily afternoon tea.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 07:04:37
No sign Leicester 'explosion' linked to terror: police
British police said Sunday there was no indication a reported explosion and building collapse that injured at least six people in Leicester, a central English city, was linked to terrorism.
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 14:29:03
Thai takes over struggling English club
Businessman Sumrith Thanakarnjanasuth has taken over as chairman of struggling Oxford United in English football’s third-tier League One, the club has announced.
Sat, 24 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Word games can be fun, but don’t overdo it
Re: “Can old English words tell us something new about Thailand?”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 19:15:57
Religious leaders to discuss how religion can help make a peaceful society
Dozens of leaders from various faiths – Buddhist, Islamic, Hindu, Christian, and Sikh – will gather at Wat Thatthong on Saturday afternoon for a seminar discussion on “The Eradication of Acts of Religious Discrimination” in the English language.
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Can old English words tell us something new about Thailand?
My daughter in Australia, knowing my love of the English language, recently sent me a list of archaic and now almost forgotten words that are so delightfully expressive that I believe they should be revived.