Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:28:45
A society 'encouraged to hate'
Amnesty says Rohingya crisis is its consequence, 'hate-filled rhetoric' of leaders threatens to normalise discrimination against marginalised groups
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 11:11:22
China's top 10 happiest cities in 2017
Chengdu, capital city of Southwest China's Sichuan province, came out on top in Oriental Outlook magazine's annual ranking of the 10 happiest Chinese cities in 2017.
Fri, 23 Feb 2018 01:00:00
Thailand ‘short of normal standards’
Amnesty report says rights defenders are facing more intimidation from governments and businesses.
Mon, 19 Feb 2018 19:31:25
Amnesty asks supporters to petition for no further prosecution
Amnesty International on Monday called for its supporters worldwide to write letters urging the Thai authorities to stop prosecuting pro-election MBK 39 activists, as well as any other Thais pursued as a result of performing peaceful assembly.
Thu, 15 Feb 2018 15:40:59
Communing with the creatives
M Social Singapore, the award-winning lifestyle design boutique hotel nestled along the Singapore River at Robertson Quay, aims to become a new meeting ground for both artists and travellers with the launch next month of its M Social Communities.
Thu, 08 Feb 2018 08:49:31
Smart home unit Nest is spun back into Google
Google is taking back Nest, the smart home unit of parent firm Alphabet, as part of an effort by the tech giant to battle rivals like Amazon and its Alexa digital assistant.
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 17:07:08
Finest dining at the Dhara Dhevi
The Dhara Dhevi Chiang Mai is offering a variety of dining experiences with special cuisine for this month at its renowned collection of restaurants.
Wed, 07 Feb 2018 15:09:08
In Lanna and in love
X2 Chiang Mai Riverside, the luxury boutique resort nestled on the banks of the Ping River, is celebrating the “Month of Love” with a series of romantic inspirations throughout the month including an exquisite Valentine’s Day dinner.
Wed, 31 Jan 2018 15:15:27
Nestle launches dairy coffee enhancer in Thailand
Nestle is launching into the Thai market Coffee-Mate Milky, which it calls the “world’s first dairy coffee enhancer”.
Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:35:38
Amnesty International demands junta end crackdown on peaceful protests
The Thai military government must end its far-reaching crackdown on peaceful demonstrations, Amnesty International said on Wednesday, as nine activists are facing criminal proceedings.
Fri, 26 Jan 2018 02:09:13
Pheu Thail MPs petition anti-graft body to drop probe
Former Pheu Thai MPs, including Vorachai Hema, on Thursday filed a petition asking the National Anti Corruption Commission to drop its probe against 40 MPs for supporting the enactment of an amnesty bill in 2013.
Thu, 25 Jan 2018 11:37:55
Nestle urges youth to ‘speak out’ at Bangkok workshop
Nestle (Thai) and the AIESEC Thailand Association, a non-profit organisation operated by youth networks in 126 countries to develop youth leadership skills, recently held a workshop as part of the “Thailand Youth Speak Forum 2018: Social Innovation” event.
Sat, 20 Jan 2018 01:00:00
Kyoto cuisine at its finest
Mandarin Oriental, Bangkok will welcome chef Takagi Kazuo of two Michelin-star Kyoto Cuisine Takagi to Lord Jim’s next month for a series of exclusive meals.
Wed, 17 Jan 2018 06:02:09
Wenger branded ref Dean a 'disgrace'
London - Arsene Wenger called Mike Dean a "disgrace" and accused the referee of dishonesty after barging into the official's dressing room for a furious rant following Arsenal's controversial clash with West Bromwich Albion.
Mon, 08 Jan 2018 05:04:40
Barcelona to unveil Coutinho, the $192 million man
Barcelona - Philippe Coutinho will be unveiled as Barcelona's latest star recruit on Monday with coach Ernesto Valverde predicting the world's third most expensive footballer will comfortably fit into a team already containing global superstar Lionel Messi.