• Fri, 15 Feb 2019 15:29
    Junta chief's bid for PM intact after whirlwind week in Thai politics
    Junta chief Prayut Chan-O-Cha's grip on power was tossed into doubt by the political cameo of a princess, but a week later his ambitions to rebrand as a civilian leader appear back on track, a survivor -- for now -- of Thailand's treacherous politics.
    politics
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
    Lao flood victims battle dengue, malnutrition
    SIX MONTHS AFTER the Xe Pian-Xe Namnoi hydropower dam in southern Laos triggered floods that swept them from their homes, survivors are now suffering from dengue fever and malnutrition.
    national
  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 01:00
    Hope fades for 300 missing in Brazil dam disaster
    Hopes were fading Saturday that rescuers would find more survivors from at least 300 missing after a dam collapse at a mine in southeast Brazil, with nine bodies so far recovered.
    ASEAN+
  • Tue, 01 Jan 2019 19:30
    Rescuers search for survivors in deadly Indonesian landslide
    Rescuers are searching for survivors after a landslide triggered by heavy rain left at least nine people dead and dozens missing in western Indonesia, an official said Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 27 Dec 2018 01:00
    Tsunami survivors haunted by loss of their loved ones
    ON THE 14th anniversary of Thailand’s only known tsunami, relatives of those killed by the tidal waves gathered yesterday to remember their beloved.
    national
  • Mon, 24 Dec 2018 14:03
     Latest : Hunt for survivors as Indonesian tsunami death toll tops 280
    Carita, Indonesia - Indonesian rescuers raced to find survivors Monday after a volcano-triggered tsunami killed at least 281 people, with experts warning the devastated region could be slammed by more deadly waves.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:00
    Sea turtle proves reluctant to swim
    A sea turtle – a sole survivor from a cluster of 87 eggs found at Koh Racha, south of Phuket, last year – is a hesitant swimmer and reluctant to head out to sea.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
    Convicts behind Krabi killings ordered to pay survivors
    THE CONVICTED mastermind behind the gruesome killing of a village head and seven members of his family last year has agreed to provide compensation to the surviving relatives.
    national
  • Sat, 27 Oct 2018 15:41
    Last survivor of WWII raid on Rome's Jewish Ghetto dies
    The last survivor of the 1943 Nazi raid on the Rome Ghetto, in which more than 1,000 Jews were taken away to concentration camps, has died aged 91, the Italian Jewish community said Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 14:13
    'The world is turned upside down in seconds' in Taiwan's worst rail accident in decades
    TAIPEI - The worst casualties in Taiwan's deadliest rail disaster in more than three decades were in four train cars which overturned, according to rescue workers who worked through the night to search for survivors in the ill-fated Puyuma Express No. 6432.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 01:00
    Circus of shame rolls into town as Indonesia weeps 
    The timing couldn’t have been worse. With Indonesians reeling in horror at another massive earthquake and rescue workers still digging the rubble for survivors, people were side-tracked by a spectacle of national shame.
    opinion
  • Sat, 20 Oct 2018 13:17
    Thai cave survivors train with Galaxy, Ibrahimovic
    The Thai junior football team who were rescued from a flooded cave after being trapped for more than two weeks trained with the Los Angeles Galaxy and their star striker Zlatan Ibrahimovic on Friday in the latest stop of an international tour.
    sports
  • Sat, 06 Oct 2018 15:21
    'We just find bodies': quake survivor hopes turn to search for dead
    Wearing masks to ward off the stench of death, Indonesian soldiers trudge over mountains of mud and concrete, moving slowly as they poke and prod the wreckage.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 04 Oct 2018 01:00
    Liquefaction: When terra firma turns to mush
    Survivors of the enormous 7.5-magnitude earthquake and tsunami in Sulawesi, Indonesia that killed 1,234 people have given harrowing testimony of how the ground beneath their feet seemed to churn and suddenly rise up – swallowing everything in its path.
    opinion
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 09:29
    Sulawesi quake: Tens of thousands of children among survivors desperate for aid
    Tens of thousands of children are in an "extremely precarious" condition after last Friday's earthquake in eastern Indonesia even as survivors grow desperate for aid and fears mount that the death toll could rise further.
    Breaking News
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