Tue, 09 Apr 2019 06:49
Super Sadom Strikes First
Sentosa - A new generation of Tour rookies are taking the Asian Tour by storm and Thailand’s Sadom Kaewkanjana was quick to jump on that bandwagon on Saturday.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 18:59
Ebola toll tops 700 in DR Congo
Some 100 people have died in the Ebola epidemic in DR Congo over the past three weeks, taking the overall death toll in the latest outbreak past 700, according to health ministry data.
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 05:55
KIRADECH GOES DOWN FIGHTING IN ROUND ONE AT WGC-DELL TECHNOLOGIES MATCH PLAY
Austin, Texas - Thailand’s Kiradech Aphibarnrat suffered a first-round loss to Australian star Marc Leishman in the World Golf Championships-Dell Technologies Match Play on Wednesday, taking the closely-fought match all the way to the 18th green.
Thu, 28 Mar 2019 01:00
Austerity-hit Greeks are feeling the heat of Airbnb fever
For Dimitra Dionysopoulou, who lives in the shadow of the Acropolis, there is no mistaking the signs of the Airbnb takeover in her neighbourhood.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 10:51
One killed, 31 injured in Prachin bus accident
A student was killed and 16 of her friends were injured along with 15 teachers when a bus taking them on a field trip overturned in Prachin Buri's Nadee district early Monday, police said.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 19:16
EC ‘brave’ to send Thai Raksa Chart to Constitutional court, says former commissioner Somchai
While others have criticised the Election Commission’s decision to take the Thai Raksa Chart Party to the Constitutional Court to seek dissolution, former commissioner Somchai Sriwatanayakorn on Friday hailed the agency’s “courage”. Taking the case to the court at a later date could have brought about much political confusion, he said.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:00
Taking the road LESS TRAVELLED
NAPIRA Techacharn is that rare breed of person who has channelled a lifestyle passion into a niche business opportunity. In her case, a love of travel became the springboard for the creation of a travel agency that offers customised holiday planning for everyone from the well-heeled set down to ordinary families and backpackers.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 16:10
Three foreign couples among 17 taking the plunge during Trang’s underwater wedding
This year’s underwater wedding in Trang province will see 17 couples tie the knot and have their marriage licences registered, Pichai Manasut, president of the Trang Chamber of Commerce, said on Monday.
Sun, 10 Feb 2019 11:31
Speedboat collides with oil tanker off Phuket
Several Chinese tourists were injured, one seriously, when the speedboat taking them back to Phuket after a day on Koh Phi Phi struck a small oil tanker on Saturday afternoon.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Suicide rate around the world plummeting
Suicides have fallen globally by more than a third since 1990, according to a far-reaching analysis released yesterday that highlighted profound differences in the number of men and women taking their own lives.
Sun, 13 Jan 2019 12:26
Wedding smiles vanish in Phuket as photographers hauled away
Phuket’s beaches and temples are popular settings for pre-nuptial photos, but yesterday police on the island rounded up seven of the people taking the pictures for working without a permit.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:34
Kids’ day out
Inspire the artistic soul of your kids this Children’s Day by taking them along to the “Kid Art Camp” being organised by Central Embassy and Bangkok Art Biennale this weekend.
Fri, 14 Dec 2018 15:09
Latest : Miss USA apologizes for mocking non-English speaking Miss Universe contestants
Miss USA 2018, Sarah Rose Summers, has come under fire just days before taking the stage in the ongoing Miss Universe contest for mocking fellow contestants Miss Vietnam and Miss Cambodia for their poor English language skills.
Sat, 08 Dec 2018 01:00
Taking the easy way down
Mount Everest's chopper scam continues to thrive despite Nepal's promised crackdown
Fri, 30 Nov 2018 11:42
Dozens of whales dead in latest New Zealand stranding
More than 50 pilot whales have perished in another mass stranding in New Zealand, taking the death toll of beached marine mammals to over 200 in the past week, wildlife authorities said Friday.