• Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
    The people of Asean deserve better from their human rights watchdog
    Human rights are increasingly under attack in Southeast Asia. Atrocities against the Rohingya minority in Myanmar and extrajudicial killings through President Rodrigo Duterte’s “war on drugs” in the Philippines likely amount to crimes against humanity. In other countries, crackdowns on the press or attacks on human rights defenders are just some of the issues plaguing the region.
    opinion
  • Sat, 15 Jun 2019 14:48
    Myanmar doctor-turned-model hits back at ban over revealing photos
    A Myanmar doctor and model who had her medical licence revoked for posting lingerie photos of herself blasted the government for "interfering" with personal freedoms, vowing Saturday to appeal against the medical council's decision in a deeply conservative country.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:00
    Broken Thais need moral support ahead of Sweden test
    Thailand’s American-born star Suchawadee Nildhamrong says the players need to know that people back home are still behind them ahead of their second daunting World Cup assignment, against 2003 runners-up Sweden, on Sunday.
    sports
  • Thu, 13 Jun 2019 18:00
    Expat held over US murder charges
    A court on Thursday issued an extradition order for a Canadian man facing murder charges in the United States, saying there was clear evidence against him.
    national
  • Thu, 13 Jun 2019 11:43
    Pheu Thai set to name new opposition leader
    Pheu Thai leader Viroj Pao-in is set to step down to make way for a new leader who will also lead the opposition against Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha’s government.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
    Villagers in Khon Kaen falling for so-called healing plastic card
    KHON KAEN Provincial Public Health official Peera Areerat has warned people against buying a so-called “plastic healing card” as it has no miraculous healing powers or the ability to soothe aches.
    national
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 19:00
    UK urges Hong Kong to listen to concerns of its people
    British Foreign Secretary Jeremy Hunt called on the Hong Kong government to "listen to the concerns of its people" amid violent protests Wednesday against plans to allow extraditions to China.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:38
    Hong Kong police use tear gas as protesters try to storm parliament
    Violent clashes broke out in Hong Kong on Wednesday as police tried to stop protesters storming the city's parliament, while tens of thousands of people blocked key arteries in a show of strength against government plans to allow extraditions to China.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
    Thais face a battle to recover from traumatic 13-0 defeat
    Thailand coach Nuengrutai Srathongvian faces a huge task to lift her players out of the abyss after watching them crumble to a record 13-0 defeat against the United States in their opening women’s World Cup game in Reims yesterday (Thailand time).
    sports
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
    Prayut’s forces double down on Future Forward 
    Campaign against pro-democracy faction goes into overdrive with lese majeste law once again being used as political weapon
    opinion
  • Wed, 12 Jun 2019 01:00
    European event gives three Thais a chance to raise international profile
    Three Thai players – Chonlada Chayanun, Parinda Phokan and Arpichaya Yubol – are ready to pit their skills against foreign competitors in the Bt11 million Ladies European Thailand Championship, which will be played at the Phoenix Gold Golf and Country Club in Pattaya from June 20-23.
    sports
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 08:02
    On day of defence, Canada win but Argentina thwart Japan
    On a day of defence against attack, Canada found the goal they needed to beat Cameroon but Argentina frustrated Japan and collected a first-ever Women's World Cup point.
    sports
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 07:59
    Spain get better of Sweden as Ireland labour against Gibraltar
    Sergio Ramos and Alvaro Morata both scored penalties as Spain got the better of Sweden on Monday, while the Republic of Ireland and Poland continued their strong starts in qualifying for Euro 2020.
    sports
  • Mon, 10 Jun 2019 19:30
    Tycoon Premchai awaits 9am bribery verdict
    A COURT will on Tuesday rule on the bribery allegation against Thailand’s construction tycoon Premchai Karnasutra, who has drawn intense negative publicity for allegedly hunting a black leopard.
    national
  • Mon, 10 Jun 2019 17:56
    Pheu Thai: EC must take responsibility for ‘improper  conduct, discrimination against anti-junta politicians’ 
    The Pheu Thai Party on Monday called for the Election Commission to accept responsibility for what it claimed was improper conduct and discrimination against anti-junta politicians.
    Breaking News
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