Thu, 07 Feb 2019 01:00
Respected lama from Tibet to give a talk in Bangkok
Kilung Rinpoche, a very highly regarded Nyingma lama from Tibet, is firmly rooted in the tradition of the fifth reincarnation of Ngotsar Gyatso, an enlightened yogi of the 18th century, is back in town this month, giving a talk at the Bangkok Shambhala Meditation Centre on February 22 from 7 to 9pm.
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 07:08
Practise penalties? No point, says China's Lippi
China coach Marcello Lippi revealed a relaxed approach to penalty shoot-outs on Saturday but declared key man Wu Lei fit to face Thailand in their Asian Cup knockout tie.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 14:00
Samui police find Briton a little too relaxed
A British businessman’s bedtime snack of marijuana-laced tom yam kung landed him in police custody on Koh Samui on Wednesday morning.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 19:28
RELAXED SHARMA READY TO TAKE ON THE WORLD AS ASIA’S NUMBER ONE AT BNI INDONESIAN MASTERS
India’s Shubhankar Sharma, the newly crowned Asian Tour Order of Merit champion, is ready to put up a performance worthy of his status as Asia’s best golfer when the BNI Indonesian Masters presented by Bank Tabungan Negara (BTN), PT.Lautan Luas.Tbk and Bank Mandiri starts on Thursday.
Fri, 02 Nov 2018 01:00
Poll restrictions to be ‘relaxed by next month’
Prayut declines to react to his deputy Somkid’s remark that next prime minister will be ‘similar to current one’
Thu, 18 Oct 2018 01:00
BMA to give Khao San vendors footpath access from 6pm to midnight
BANGKOK CITY Hall on Wednesday relaxed its former plan to completely ban vendors from the footpaths of Khao San Road, by now allowing them to sell their wares from 6pm until midnight.
Sat, 15 Sep 2018 01:00
Junta relaxes ban on political activities, with some restrictions
FOR THE first time since the 2014 coup, political parties are now allowed to convene and make preparations for the upcoming election.
Fri, 14 Sep 2018 16:43
The junta relax political bans and activities
The military junta on Friday relaxed political bans and activities that had been issued since it took over the power four years ago.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 15:15
Dutch bank ING axes CFO over laundering probe
Dutch banking giant ING on Tuesday axed its top financial officer following a scandal over the firm's failure to vet clients in order to prevent money laundering.
Thu, 30 Aug 2018 19:00
Phuket bike share axed
The Ofo Thai Company has officially announced the cancellation of its bike project to Phuket City Development (PKCD).
Fri, 17 Aug 2018 15:16
Myanmar ditches Surakiart's Rohingya probe
Myanmar says the advisory board headed by former Thai foreign minister Surakiart Sathirathai has submitted its final report on the Rohingya crisis, suggesting the probe has been axed.
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 07:49
Dam boss relaxed about high-water levels
The water level in 14 medium-sized northeastern reservoirs has reached the critical level above their storage capacity, but the Royal Irrigation Department (RID) said there was nothing to worry about as there is an emergency preparation and response plan at every dam.
Sat, 21 Jul 2018 07:55
Disney axes director James Gunn over offensive tweets
"Guardians of the Galaxy" franchise director James Gunn has been axed from the third movie over a series of offensive messages posted on Twitter several years ago.
Wed, 18 Jul 2018 01:00
Bigots can’t tolerate difference – or debate
I know that The Nation has a relaxed policy when it comes to letters content.
Sat, 23 Jun 2018 13:13
Senior Netflix executive axed over use of the N-word
Netflix sacked its chief spokesman Jonathan Friedland, he revealed on Friday, after he used the N-word twice in the space of a few days during meetings with staff.