Thu, 06 Sep 2018 17:50
Asian remake of Nordic series to premiere in Thailand
HBO Asia and Viu, a leading OTT Video service by PCCW and Vuclip, have announced that the Viu Original “The Bridge” will be available on HBO Asia’s channels and services throughout Asia from November 26.
movie & TV
Thu, 04 Jan 2018 17:13
Body of young woman found near site of broadcast suicide
The body of an 18-year-old woman, who is believed to have been the person filmed jumping from a Bangkok bridge early on Tuesday morning in an apparent suicide attempt after a reported break-up with her boyfriend, was found one kilometre downstream from the bridge on Thursday afternoon.
Sat, 02 Dec 2017 01:00
Nurse, policeman among Trang’s flood fatalities
A HIGHLY regarded nurse of 12 years service in Trang province’s Rassada district drowned inside her car late on Thursday night when her vehicle fell off the bridge on a flooded road, while a policeman’s body was found in the back of his flooded Huay Yot district home.
Fri, 01 Dec 2017 11:26
‘Beloved’ nurse drowns on way to work as car veers off flooded Trang road
A highly regarded nurse of 12 years service in Trang drowned inside her car late on Thursday night when her car fell off the bridge of a flooded road while she was driving to work.
Thu, 03 Aug 2017 10:47
Bailey bridge built to link broken bridge in Nakhon Phanom
Nakhon Phanom Highway officials Thursday completed the installation of a Bailey bridge on a highway linking two tambon after the bridge was damaged by floodwaters.
Mon, 17 Jul 2017 01:00
Experts criticise proposed pedestrian bridge to Siriraj Hospital
AN ARCHITECT and an urban planner have urged Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) to revise its plan for a pedestrian bridge, which they said would create an ‘eye-sore’ within the historic district. Experts have also asked if the bridge is really necessary.
Thu, 11 May 2017 10:34
Thai-Belgian Bridge fully open to traffic
The Thai-Belgian Friendship Bridge on Bangkok’s Rama IV Road on Thursday opened all traffic lanes for motorists after the bridge was closed for repairs and maintenance following a fire at the end of February.
Wed, 01 Mar 2017 01:00
Thai-Belgian bridge closed for 45 days after fire damage
THE Thai-Belgian flyover near Lumpini Park in Bangkok will be closed for repairs for 45 days after the structure was severely damaged by a blaze that broke out in garbage bins under the bridge yesterday morning.
Sun, 22 May 2016 14:11
Following in John Terry’s footsteps behind the scenes at the Bridge
For football fans, no trip to London would be complete without watching a match.
Sat, 21 May 2016 01:00
Sakkarat fulfils emotional vow at the Bridge
The Singha Football League season ended in drama on Tuesday when the Flick team beat Ikkyu-San 10-9 in a penalty shoot-out following a 1-1 draw at Chelsea’s Stamford Bridge Stadium in London.
Wed, 22 Apr 2015 01:00
Science, technology 'a long-term job', minister says
The Science and Technology Ministry is content with its six-month work as the bridge between science and technology developments and all of the country's sectors including economic, social and environmental.
Mon, 30 Mar 2015 01:00
Preserving the world's oldest teak bridge
The famous U Bein Bridge is certainly one of the most photographed iconic sites near the northern city of Mandalay, but not many visitors are aware that the bridge is actually showing the ravages of time despite its sturdy teakwood architecture.
Sun, 01 Feb 2015 16:53
Luxury tourist train catches fire in Thailand, no injuries
A fire broke out on a luxury tourist train in Thailand on Sunday as it headed towards a region known for inspiring the film "The Bridge on the River Kwai", but no one was injured, police said.
Sun, 16 Mar 2014 00:00
A relic in Kanchanaburi
I once took a trip to the bridge over the River Kwai. A group of Japanese tourists were waiting at the station for a train running across the river. When the train arrived, some of them excitedly pointed at it and they rushed to the platform, uttering 'oo
Fri, 07 Mar 2014 00:00
BMA to adjust bridges to accommodate wheelchair-friendly buses
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration (BMA) is planning to improve the state of the bridges in the capital to accommodate the new fleet of Bangkok Mass Transit Authority (BMTA) buses, which will have lower bases to allow easy wheelchair access.