Sun, 02 Dec 2018 17:25
America mourns former president George H.W. Bush
College Station, United States - Flags flew at half-staff across the United States on Saturday as Americans prepared for a week of solemn tributes to George H.W. Bush, in his home state of Texas and in the US Capitol, a day after the former president died at age 94.
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 01:00
Tributes for former US president George H.W. Bush
Tributes have poured for former US president George H.W. Bush following his death on Friday at the age of 94.
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 01:00
G20 leaders agree on Bush tributes, but little else
A Sino-US showdown on trade loomed Saturday as G20 leaders wrapped up tense summit talks with a rare show of unity over the death of former president George Bush.
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 15:54
Phayao distributes roof tiles to 1,000 villagers after storm damage
Phayao deputy governor Pongphan Wichiansamut on Monday handed out 10,000 roof tiles to some 1,000 families in Chiang Kham district after their roofs were damaged by a hailstorm on Sunday.
Sat, 10 Nov 2018 14:44
Crowds pay tribute to Melbourne terror victim
Hollywood superstar Russell Crowe led tributes Saturday to "true gentleman" 74-year-old Sisto Malaspina, a doyen of Melbourne's thriving cafe culture who was stabbed to death in Friday's rush hour terror attack.
Sun, 04 Nov 2018 07:23
Leicester arrive Thailand this afternoon after Cardiff win
Leicester's grief-stricken players dedicated their emotion-fuelled 1-0 win at Cardiff on Saturday to late owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha as they are due to arrive in Thailand this afternoon for his funeral.
Tue, 30 Oct 2018 01:00
Tributes pour in for ‘legend’ Vichai
Prince William among those paying homage, as Leicester mourns death of their Thai boss in helicopter crash.
Mon, 29 Oct 2018 07:41
Vardy leads Leicester tributes to 'legend' Vichai
Jamie Vardy, a hero of Leicester's remarkable Premier League title triumph two years ago, led tributes to the club's owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who died when his helicopter crashed shortly after take-off just outside the team's stadium.
Fri, 26 Oct 2018 01:00
Religion not central to southern conflict: Dr M
Malaysian PM attributes ‘elements of injustice’ to ongoing insurgency; urges Thailand to push for self reliant ASEAN.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 01:00
Tributes, debuts and political statements
Tom Ford leads the pack at New York Fashion Week as Ralph Lauren and Longchamps celebrate anniversaries and the late Kate Spade is remembered
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
CP Land, MQDC upbeat on rise in contributions
PROPERTY, ALBEIT a relatively new business of Thai conglomerate Charoen Pokphand Group (CP Group), contributes an average of Bt10 billion annually to the group's revenue.
Fri, 24 Aug 2018 06:54
Zero tolerance: no safe level of alcohol, study says
Even an occasional glass of wine or beer increases the risk of health problems and dying, according to a major study on drinking in 195 nations that attributes 2.8 million premature deaths worldwide each year to booze.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 01:00
Yasukuni Shrine tributes not conducive to bettering ties
By choosing to send his customary donation to the Yasukuni Shrine in Tokyo on the anniversary of Japan’s surrender in World War II, Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe proved that old habits die hard.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 16:59
Former UN chief and Nobel laureate Kofi Annan dies
Former UN chief and Nobel peace laureate Kofi Annan died Saturday at the age of 80, his foundation announced, prompting a barrage of grief-stricken tributes from around the world.
Tue, 31 Jul 2018 01:00
How China’s travel boom expands soft power and distributes $115 bn in hard cash
A VIBRANT economy boosts tourism, strengthens soft power - that zip file-like aphorism, when uncompressed, would unfold a fascinating story of a delicately interlinked travel ecosystem involving China and the rest of the world.