Fri, 22 Feb 2019 01:00
Cannabis : Clear guidelines ‘will attract amnesty seekers’
UNDERGROUND CANNABIS USERS WILL NOT COME FORWARD IF CONDITIONS UNCLEAR: EXPERTS
Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
Amnesty Australia seeks inquiry over ‘monumental’ error in al-Araibi case
AMNESTY International Australia has called for the Australian government to conduct an independent investigation into what it called “a monumental mistake” that led to the much-publicised arrest and detention of a former Bahrain national footballer in Thailand.
Tue, 19 Feb 2019 01:00
A whiff of something rotten and dishonest in diet debate
Re: “From the scrapbook of potential ‘gotchas’”, Letters, The Nation Weekend, February 16-17.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 07:36
Nishikori eases into Rotterdam last eight
Japan's Kei Nishikori carved out a comfortable 6-1, 6-4 win over Latvian Ernests Gulbis on Thursday to power into the Rotterdam Open quarter-finals.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Amnesty underway for users, possessors of cannabis
THE AUTHORITIES are taking concrete steps towards granting amnesty to those who use or have cannabis in their possession if they report to the authorities within a given time frame.
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 15:39
48 newborn leatherbacks released into sea off Phang-Nga
Out of a total of 57 leatherback turtles that hatched at their nest on Phang-Nga’s Khuk Khak Beach on Monday evening, 48 made it to the sea with a little human help along the way, a marine official said on Tuesday.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 14:20
KTC partners with four alliances for online delivery services
Krungthai Card Public Co Ltd, is responding to the boom in online food delivery by joining forces with four online food service businesses - Foodpanda, Happy fresh, Honestbee and POLPA.
KTC credit card members can now get a discount of up to Bt300 on purchases of groceries and online food delivery.
Sun, 03 Feb 2019 01:00
Chinese horoscope 2019 forecast: Year of the Pig
Welcoming the 2019 Year of the Pig, The Jakarta Post takes a look at how each astrological sign's luck will be. In Chinese astrology, the pig is described as slow and less dynamic, but it is also fair and honest. This means that the luck is there, but people need to create their own strategies and acts based on fairness and honesty.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 12:00
Amnesty rewards Krungthep Turakit, Spring News
Amnesty International Thailand recently held the 2018 Media Awards at Avani Riverside Bangkok Hotel, recognising the categories of print media, online media, television (long reports), and television (short reports).
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Retracing Hemingway’s love affair with Ronda
Recently, I revisited the famous Spanish town of Ronda to follow the trail of the late American writer Ernest Hemingway, who celebrated his last birthday there. Ronda is famous because the old town was built on high, stiff cliffs that make for truly dazzling scenery. It also has the enchanting Mina Secreta Y Jardines del Rey Moro, where former US first lady Michelle Obama visited some time ago.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
China shines light on the dark side of the moon
Chang’e 4’s mission across the dark side of the moon has begun in earnest. The Chinese spacecraft made history with the first soft landing on the moon’s lesser-known far side earlier this month.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Thai fishing industry not quite OFF THE HOOK
Thanks to earnest reforms here, the EU will not ban our seafood imports, but more must be done to protect the workforce
Mon, 07 Jan 2019 17:59
Leatherback’s nest on Phang Nga beach survives Pabuk waves
The leatherback sea turtle nest of eggs found on a Phang Nga beach in Tai Mueang a few weeks ago has been checked and is safe following last Friday and Saturday’s bad weather.
Sat, 05 Jan 2019 23:04
Coming face to face with the upgraded and thinner iPad Pro
The new iPad Pro is so impressive. With its all-new design, it is the thinnest iPad, at 5.9 millimetres. The home button is gone and it comes with Face ID (facial identification) technology.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Sleeping on the wild side
Nestled deep in the wilderness of the South Cardamom National Park, Cambodia, Shinta Mani Wild, which opened its doors just last week, is a radical new concept in the luxury tented camp experience.