Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Japan’s Akita melt foreign hearts – but beware Chinese fakes
Hollywood actor Richard Gere, French film star Alain Delon and Russia’s figure skating sensation Alina Zagitova have one thing in common: They adore Japan’s Akita dogs.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 17:30:00
Thai art and culture prospered under King Rama IX
The Royal Narai Song Suban barge, Pattaya’s Khao Chi Chan Buddha and the grand scene “Khon Yok Rob” (Masked Dance’s Fighting Scene), are among “The Great Thai Arts and Culture in the Reign of King Rama IX”, praised by the Culture Ministry’s Fine Art Department at Bangkok’s National Theatre on Tuesday.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 11:26:33
TOT, CAT employees descending on Bangkok to protest ‘privatisation’
TOT employees in Trang set out for Bangkok on Wednesday morning to join their counterparts from other provinces and CAT Telecom workers at a rally protesting the state agencies’ possible privatisation.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:00:00
We must stop plastics pollution where it starts
Sunday saw the annual Earth Day to raise awareness on the issues and environmental threats faced by our planet.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 14:11:46
Autumn in Penang? Bright yellow angsana in full bloom
IT’S spring time again with the angsana trees now in full bloom, creating a golden yellow carpet in some parts of Penang.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 09:43:22
Belingon dominates Leone to win by 2nd round TKO
Manila - ONE Championship™ (ONE) delivered another amazing spectacle at the Mall of Asia Arena, delighting the packed crowd with a display of world-class martial arts action. Manila played host to ONE: HEROES OF HONOR, featuring the absolute best in local and international martial arts talent.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Earth stands still again
A Pakistani-American artist brings politics to a New York museum rooftop
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:39:11
Thailand’s national park system starts annual seasonal closure of attractions
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Team wins fans' hearts, says Nualphan
National team manager Nualphan Lamsam praised her side that they already won the hearts of the Thai fans after losing a thriller to Australia in a 2-2 (3-1) shoot-out during the semi-finals of the AFC Women’s Asian Cup in Jordan on Tuesday.
Mon, 16 Apr 2018 01:00:00
A festival re-formatted
There’s something for everyone at this year’s Singapore International Festival of Arts - plus Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit’s film
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 17:00:11
Her Royal Highness Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn on Thursday presides over a merit-making ceremony at Maha Chulalongkorn building of the Faculty of Arts, Chulalongkorn University.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 15:00:00
Songkran celebrations on the river
Celebrate Thai New Year at the newly opened Lhong 1919, which bills itself as the pier of Thai-Chinese cultural arts on the Chao Phraya river, as Kasikorn Bank and Thai Beverage put together the inaugural Songkran@Lhong 1919 from tomorrow April 11) through Sunday (April 15) from 10am to 10pm.
Wed, 11 Apr 2018 01:00:00
A menu suggestion for Catholics’ holy banquet
Serving up bits and pieces of Jesus cafeteria-style just might be the best way to satisfy every Catholic’s hunger for a Eucharist: tasty rib meat and other bloody parts lifted up from a red chalice while toenails and bland parts are offered from a green chalice.
Tue, 10 Apr 2018 12:18:00
PDI starts commercial operations at second solar farm in Japan, company says
Padaeng Industry Public Company Limited (PDI)'s second solar farm in Japan, with a capacity of 11 megawatts, started commercial operations on March 1, according to a press release issued by the company on Tuesday.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 16:26:10
One Warrior series finale awards three prospects with US$100K
Every martial arts athlete aspires to become world champion, not just to be recognised as the best in class, but to receive the perks and trinkets that come along with holding a prestigious title.