Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:24
One motorcyclist killed, second injured in apparent road race
A motorcyclist was killed and another injured when their bikes, which a witness said were racing on a Bangkok road, grazed each other early on Tuesday.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 20:01
CIMB Group chairman to step down by end of year
CIMB Group, one of Asean’s leading banking groups and Malaysia’s second-largest financial services provider, announced on Monday that Dato’ Sri Nazir Razak would be stepping down from his position as group chairman by the end of this year.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 17:15
Student killed in Chatuchak house fire
A second-year university student was killed in a fire that swept through four rented houses in Bangkok’s Chatuchak district on Monday morning.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 12:26
MIH unveils Myanmar’s fastest fibre-optic Internet
Service provider Myanmar Information Highway (MIH) has introduced the country’s fastest fibre-optic Internet broadband for business, with 100-gigabit-per-second (Gbps) network capacity, covering 23 townships and major buildings in Yangon.
Managing director Sunti Medhavikul said communication infrastructure was one of the keys to businesses success in the digital era.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 10:23
Second woman accuses Trump court pick of sexual misconduct: New Yorker
A second woman has come forward with allegations of sexual misconduct against Brett Kavanaugh, President Donald Trump's embattled nominee for the Supreme Court, The New Yorker said Sunday.
Sat, 22 Sep 2018 01:00
Parinda calms down to finally win Masters
2017 No 1 Parinda Phokan finished the 2018 Thai LPGA Tour on a high on Friday, beating amateur Kultida Pramphun by six strokes to capture her second title of the year in the Bt4 million Thai LPGA Masters at the Panya Indra Golf Course in Bangkok.
Thu, 20 Sep 2018 14:33
Sergio Wielzen banking on ONE Super Series experience against newcomer Rodtang Jitmuangnon
Surinamese striking star Sergio “Samurai” Wielzen is hoping to do much better in his second foray into the heavily-acclaimed ONE Super Series.
Wed, 19 Sep 2018 07:00
‘My Left Foot’ stars at Irish Film Festival
“My Left Foot”, the 1989 movie that won Daniel Day-Lewis an Oscar, is one of four entries being shown during the second annual Irish Film Festival at the Bangkok Screening Room in Sala Daeng from September 21-23.
movie & TV
Tue, 18 Sep 2018 06:48
US cuts refugee admissions to 30,000 for 2019: Pompeo
The Trump administration slashed its annual cap on refugee acceptances Monday for the second year in a row, saying it would take a maximum of just 30,000 in the fiscal year to come.
Mon, 17 Sep 2018 01:00
Moon visits Kim, seeking to break nuclear deadlock amid Trumpian chaos
In 24 hours’ time South Korea’s President Moon Jae-in will land in Pyongyang to meet North Korean leader Kim Jong-un. Meanwhile the United States and North Korea are working to set up a second meeting between President Donald Trump and Kim.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 17:00
Aircraft bombs found among metal scrap at secondhand shop
Two MK-82 free-fall, non-guided general purpose aircraft bombs were discovered on Sunday in piles of metal scrap at a “Sieng Kong” secondhand mechanic parts-trading shop in the Khong Chai district of Kalasin province.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 15:00
Sa Kaew district sees second lightning fatality in a week
A 21-year-old man was struck dead by lightning while jogging at a pond in Sa Kaew’s Ta Phraya district on Saturday evening.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 05:08
Olson, with help from elder brother, leads Evian Championship
American Amy Olson shot a second successive 65 to take a two shot lead over Kim Sei-young with a round to play in the final major of the season, the Evian on Saturday.
Sun, 16 Sep 2018 04:50
Classy France into Davis Cup final, USA fight back in Croatia
France captain Yannick Noah said he "deserved a beer" to celebrate his defending Davis Cup champions' seamless progress past Spain and into their second successive final on Saturday.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 14:30
First Hong Kong tourists pass through 20-second Suvarnabhumi entry
A group of Cathay Pacific passengers became the first group of Hong Kong people allowed to use the speedy new automated immigration process at Suvarnabhumi airport on Saturday morning.