Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
China built a beautiful and big wall, too, but it failed
From the moment he launched his campaign for president, Donald Trump compared the barrier he wanted to build along the US southern border to China’s Great Wall. With the US government now shuttered by the standoff over funding Trump’s wall, both he and his Democratic opponents might want to take a closer look at the Chinese fortification – and why exactly it failed.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 16:05
American cuisine with a Thai and Japanese twist
Sri Panwa, the luxury resort in Phuket that’s famous for its stunning panoramic ocean-view pool villas, rooftop bar and its local and international culinary experiences, is bringing chef Noah Sandoval from Chicago’s two-Michelin-starred Oriole to showcase his contemporary American cuisine in a one-day-only pop-up event on January 25.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 01:00
Barking up the wrong tree in fighting smog
So it’s another weekend of smog at deadly levels, following another week of official action aimed at the wrong target. Our government halts construction, which produces PM10. Legions of motor vehicles meanwhile remain free to belch out PM2.5 – and that is what probably destroys lives.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 13:48
Narathiwat temple attack inhumane acts, says Defence Ministry
The cold-blooded attack on a Narathiwat temple where two monks were gunned down was inhumane and barbaric, the Defence Ministry said on Saturday.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 19:34
Kiradech launches PGA tour with help from Jutanugarn sisters … and wife’s home cooking
Thai No 1 Kiradech Aphibarnrat has competed on American soil more than 30 times in his career … but it is the next one that will give him the most pride and joy.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 18:00
5m king cobra caught by hand in Krabi
A 20kg, five-metre king cobra has been caught by a rescue worker with his bare hands in Krabi.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:59
Fenix XCell Extend Partnership with Kiradech Aphibarnrat
Fenix XCell have announced they will be extending their partnership with 4-time European Tour winner, world number 37, Kiradech Aphibarnrat.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 01:00
Greying with elegance
Age is no barrier for China’s senior catwalk models
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 09:05
Time gentlemen please
Parrish Jones, an upscale tailor near BTS Phrom Phong station, takes bespoke tailoring to a new level with a fully stocked complimentary bar, a barber, dry-cleaning and the latest technology in measuring gents for their suits – a 3D Body Scanner that can record thousands of measurements accurately.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
No luck for Luksika as Thai No 1 suffers first-day defeat in Open
The Australian Open has always been the lucky Major for Luksika Kumkhum but that is not the case this year as the error-prone Thai was outclassed by world No 15 Ashleigh Barty of Australia in the first round on Monday.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 20:00
Graffiti protests against the possibility of a delayed general election in Bangkok
Graffiti on a wall depicting a heart with a word 'Vote' fasten with barbwire and guarded by armed bird characters, created a by Thai street artist to protest the possible delay of the nation's general election in Bangkok on Friday.
Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
Tough opener for Luksika
Thai No 1 Luksika Kumkhum has been drawn against world No 15 Ashleigh Barty of Australia in the first round of the Australian Open which starts on Monday.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Trump can take inspiration from Pope’s migrant-proof barrier
Re: “Pope Francis has the solution to Trump’s wall problem”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 17:17
KIRADECH ADDS STAR POWER TO BOONCHU RUANGKIT CHAMPIONSHIP
Nakhon Ratchasima - Kiradech Aphibarnrat of Thailand is thrilled to begin his season on homesoil after a relaxing break at the season-opening Boonchu Ruangkit Championship which starts on Thursday.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Music with Maurice
Up-and-coming DJ and producer Maurice West bring his dance music to BarBarBar, a brandnew venue at nightlife hotspot Arena 10 on Thonglor Soi 10 this Saturday night starting at 10.