Tue, 18 Jun 2019 19:30
Miracle of 'Wild Boars' rescue transforms Thai cave into tourist draw
Tourists snap selfies by a bronze statue of the diver who died trying to save the 'Wild Boars' football team from a flooded cave, while momentos from their rescue fly off the shelves -- scooped up by the 1.3 million people who have descended on a once serene mountainside in northern Thailand.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 12:11
Police continue investigation into Chiang Mai porn clip
The Thai woman and Western man who appeared in the porn video seen as tarnishing the reputation of tourism in the northern city of Chiang Mai are being sought by police as part of the investigation.
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 20:04
Rock star raises millions for Northeast hospitals
A CHARITY run led by rock star Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai has scored another success – raising more than Bt 40 million for eight small hospitals in the Northeast.
Sun, 16 Jun 2019 13:28
New Zealand cancels tsunami alert after powerful quake
A powerful 7.2-magnitude earthquake stuck near the remote Kermadec Islands northeast of New Zealand Sunday, briefly prompting a tsunami warning.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 10:43
Toon runs again – this time for Isaan hospitals
Artiwara “Toon” Kongmalai kicked off a series of charity runs in northeastern Nong Khai province on Saturday to raise funds for small hospitals to buy much-needed equipment.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:00
A taste of the Punjab
Vegetarian and non-vegetarian dishes from the North of India are served in this fine-dining restaurant in downtown Bangkok
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 14:31
15 drugs sacks intercepted in Chiang Rai integrated police operation
Thai authorities on Friday declared a successful interception of 2.2 million methamphetamine pills and 11 kilograms of crystal meth or “ice” in the northern border province of Chiang Rai.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 18:58
Roi Et tractor driver injured in crash
A tractor driver has sustained injuries after a collision with a car in Roi Et in northeastern Thailand on the Jatura to Patumrat Road on Wednesday.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 11:49
Khon Kaen villagers swear by 'miracle powers' of plastic healing card
Local residents in northeastern Khon Khaen province are rushing to buy a plastic card they believe has miraculous powers to soothe body pain.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 13:00
World No 1 Jin to lead the elites at Meijer LPGA Classic
Nine of the top 10 players in the Rolex Women’s World Golf Rankings led by World No. 1 Jin Young Ko and World No. 9 So Yeon Ryu will be in actions in the the Meijer LPGA Classic for Simply Give at the Grand Rapids due to start on Thursday.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
Now the hardest part for Prayut
An unlikely source recently offered the best advice for Prayut Chan-o-cha. The man giving up his unorthodox powers to lead a rocky return to civil rule must not get carried away by the circumstances that his 2014 coup helped shape, or he would regret it, according to the People’s Alliance for Democracy.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 20:30
The latest in pest control: If you can’t beat them, eat them!
A northeastern province has come up with a solution for pest control that buys into the Internet meme, “If you can’t beat them, eat them!”
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:46
Indian temple helps nurture 'extinct' turtle back to life
The northeastern state of Assam was once rich in freshwater turtles, but habitat loss and over-exploitation -- they were once a popular local food -- have massively depleted their population.
Wed, 05 Jun 2019 15:33
True Group evaluates Pracharat School Development Plans under "CONNEXT ED" project for 367 Northern Thai schools
True Corporation Plc, one of the CONNEXT ED Project founders, led by Suphachai Chearavanont (center), Chief Executive Officer, Charoen Pokphand Group / Chairman of the Executive Committee, True Corporation Plc, forges ahead with its moves to create a culture of taking part in education.
Thu, 06 Jun 2019 01:00
Tale of a dessert
After a successful run at the KBank Siam Pic-Ganesha last February, the contemporary Thai play, “My Mother’s Kitchen”, is heading north and will be staged at MAIIAM Contemporary Art Museum in San Kamphaeng, Chiang Mai, from June 14 to 16 at 8pm.