Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Democracy vs Corruption: the Thanathorn debate
As expected, the fight between angelic Democracy and demonic Corruption in the aftermath of the Thai election has intensified in terms of ferociousness, irony and paradox.
Sun, 31 Mar 2019 01:00
YG, major broadcasters burning bridges with scandal-ridden pop stars
The management agency of boy band BIGBANG ended sales of merchandise related to the disgraced former band member Seungri, while major broadcasters stopped servicing VOD contents featuring the singer and another scandal-ridden artist, Jung Joon-young, in the aftermath of the broadening sex and corruption scandal centering on the two K-pop stars.
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
EEC projects on track despite post-election muddle, transport official says
IT’S BUSINESS as usual for the development of key infrastructure projects in the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), says a senior minister, who insists the government is not in a caretaker role in the unclear aftermath of the general election.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
Netflix dramatises notorious India gang-rape murder case
Filmmaker Richie Mehta was at first reluctant to make Netflix’s latest Indian series, documenting the aftermath of the notorious gang-rape and murder of an Indian student that made global headlines.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:03
First photos show aftermath of Tham Luang rescue
The first photos of the conditions and various rescue items left inside Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province, where the young Mu Pa team footballers and their coach were trapped in June last year, were released on Friday.
Sun, 06 Jan 2019 16:15
Chumphon grapples floods in Pabuk aftermath
Several highways in Chumphon province remained submerged on Sunday in the aftermath of tropical storm Pabuk, which wreaked havoc in southern Thailand last week before exiting Nakhon Si Thammarat towards the Andaman Sea on Saturday.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 15:00
Shooting aftermath in Strasbourg
People light candles and leave signs and flowers on a place close to the Christmas Market where a shooting happened in Strasbourg, France on Thursday.
Tue, 20 Nov 2018 01:00
‘Cleaners’ on search-and-destroy mission
IF YOU HAD uploaded a very upsetting image or video on YouTube or Facebook, say the gory aftermath of a homicidal rampage or accident, and one day you could no longer find it, chances are it was taken down by “cleaners” who most likely are Filipinos, according to a documentary film by a German group.
Fri, 12 Oct 2018 01:00
Putin caught red-handed trying to undermine Western democracies
In the aftermath of the poisoning earlier this year in Salisbury, England, of former Russian spy Sergei Skripal and his daughter, the usual suspects were queuing up to give us the dubious benefit of their harebrained conspiracy theories as to who might have been responsible.
Sun, 07 Oct 2018 01:00
Children born aboard floating hospital in quake aftermath
Dinar was lucky to survive the Indonesian quake-tsunami that levelled her home. But she didn't have much time to count her blessings -- she was nine months pregnant and about to give birth in a disaster zone.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 15:27
Disease fears as more bodies found in Indonesia disaster
Rescuers picking through the grim aftermath of Indonesia's quake-tsunami issued a fresh public health warning Saturday as more decaying corpses were unearthed from beneath the ruined city of Palu.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 01:00
Powerful quake rocks Indonesia, 'many' buildings collapse
Makassar, Indonesia - Indonesia was rocked by a powerful 7.5 magnitude earthquake Friday, with the national disaster agency saying that "many" buildings had collapsed in the aftermath of the huge tremor.
Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:00
Prayut must quit as junta chief, premier
Election and aftermath can be neither free nor fair otherwise
Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00
Oil: Further upside looks limited
GLOBAL oil prices rose to their highest levels in three-and-a-half years in the aftermath of US President Donald Trump’s announcement that the US will pull out of the Iran nuclear deal. Further upside, however, looks limited.
Mon, 26 Feb 2018 19:35
British boxer dies hours after winning fight
British boxer Scott Westgarth died after falling ill in the aftermath of winning an English light-heavyweight title eliminator bout on Saturday.