Thu, 20 Sep 2018 09:30
Amazon founder Jeff Bezos reveals how a Sri Lankan friend helped him realise physics isn't his calling
Jeff Bezos – founder of Amazon, the wealthiest person in modern history, world's first centi-billionaire, founder of Blue Origin, owner of Washington Post. In short, 54-year-old Bezos has achieved everything a man dreams of.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:10
How a new party trumped the ruling PDP in Bhutan's primary polls
In its third election as a full-fledged democracy, Bhutanese came out in large numbers to oust the ruling People's Democratic Party run by Harvard-educated Tshering Tobgay.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 08:40
US surgeon, girlfriend charged with rape, 'hundreds' of victims possible
An orthopedic surgeon in California who once appeared on a dating reality show and his girlfriend have been charged with drugging and sexually assaulting two women, in a case prosecutors suspect might involve hundreds of other victims.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Saving lives in a wartorn country
How a double amputee has beaten the odds to become one or just two Afghani women to become a certified prosthetist and orthotist
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 12:55
AI to seep further into everyday life at Berlin's IFA
Electronics manufacturers are betting on artificial intelligence weaving itself ever more tightly into our relationships with their products on show at this year's IFA, the sector's annual Berlin trade fair.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
Fast-rising Scottish DJ Jasper James due in town
From Sub Club’s youngest DJ to No 69 on Resident Advisors’ Top 100 DJs list, Jasper James has quickly become recognised as one of Europe’s most compelling acts. Now he is coming to Thailand for a show at Beam Nightclub in Sukhumvit Soi 55 (Thonglor) on August 24.
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
Get ‘Dumb Dumb’ with Red Velvet
South Korean girl group Red Velvet is returning to Thailand for a “Redmare” show at the Thunder Dome on September 8.
Wed, 15 Aug 2018 11:00
Streams of fantasy and reality
Photographer Bruce Gundersen brings his images to Bangkok for a solo show at Kathmandu Photo Gallery & Photo Bangkok titled “Many Rivers”.
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 11:25
Celebrating the art of Frida Kahlo
If you’re heading to London in the next couple of months, drop by the award-wining Lanesborough Hotel, which is offering a Frida Kahlo-inspired Afternoon Tea as a adjunct to the “Frida Kahlo: Making Her Self Up” exhibition that’s on show at the nearby Victoria & Albert Museum until November 4.
Sat, 04 Aug 2018 01:00
Elegance for the wrist
A bounty of high-end timepieces goes on show at the Siam Paragon Watch Expo
Thu, 02 Aug 2018 01:00
Does rule of law have any future in Myanmar?
Two recent cases demonstrate how Army generals have retained control over a country they ruled for decades
Thu, 26 Jul 2018 01:00
As nuclear missives fly, how about a Have Your Say peace summit?
Re: “Claws out for an advocate of animal cruelty”, “Accusation of child abuse was a low blow indeed” and “...make that three low blows”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 06:49
Billy Joel celebrates 100th show at Madison Square Garden
New York on Wednesday feted Billy Joel as he played a record 100th concert at Madison Square Garden, although the Piano Man himself was modest about his achievement.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 01:00
A proud Succession
An exhibition marking the birthday of His Majesty King Rama X goes on show at Siam Paragon
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 15:59
Why Human Interaction is Still Needed in Automation?
Over the past few years the talk of how automation can change industrial operations has become more prevalent. Indeed, the headline-seekers out there might ask: will robots end up taking our jobs and what will happen to the human workforce?