Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:31
Palace tells Maria Ressa: You’re abusing your power as journalist
MANILA, Philippines — Embattled Rappler Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Maria Ressa is “weaponizing” the issue on freedom of expression against the government, Malacañang said on Friday.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
Ferries charge up smog battle
ELECTRIC ferries will ply the Chao Phraya River under a Bt1 billion project to transform Bangkok into the “Venice of the East” and help ease the capital’s smog.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
Struggling in the Iron City
Young actor Keean Johnson, who plays Hugo in the manga adaptation “Alita: Battle Angel” talks about making his movie debut
movie & TV
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 09:56
Thai Raksa Chart pleads for fair treatment from Election Commission
The embattled Thai Raksa Chart Party has requested "fair treatment" from the Election Commission (EC) regarding a possible decision by the agency to seek a Constitutional Court verdict on whether the party should be disbanded.
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:00
Voice TV to take NBTC to court over new 15-day ban
VOICE TV is preparing to wage a legal battle against the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) over its latest order suspending the TV station’s licence for 15 days from today.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
Heavy clashes' as US-backed forces make final push against IS
Hasakeh, Syria - US-backed forces were locked in fierce fighting Sunday as they pressed the battle against the last shred of the Islamic State group's "caliphate" in eastern Syria.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 01:00
Thais battle relegation in Indonesia playoff
Coach says hopes rest on success in singles.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Poll battle commences
- Candidate numbers system triggers controversy
- Each ballot to be used for three choices
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Lao flood victims battle dengue, malnutrition
SIX MONTHS AFTER the Xe Pian-Xe Namnoi hydropower dam in southern Laos triggered floods that swept them from their homes, survivors are now suffering from dengue fever and malnutrition.
Sat, 02 Feb 2019 01:00
Hopes on ‘greener’ plastics to turn tide on battle for environment
Plastics that have been labelled as biodegradable by industry have become more popular and affordable due to increased public awareness of environmental issues resulting from the many kinds of damage caused by single-use plastic bags, food containers, straws and other non-compostable items.
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 01:00
Nick’s girlfriend battles to opening-day win in Hua Hin
Sixth-seeded Ajla Tomljanovic of Australia survived two set points to beat an inspired Stefanie Voegele of Switzerland 6-1 7-6 (8-6) in the opening round of the US$250,000 WTA Thailand Open at True Arena on Monday.
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 01:00
General election: the sure-fire winner and its weakest link
Battle lines have been drawn for the upcoming general election.
Thu, 24 Jan 2019 15:08
Grab distributes masks to battle Bangkok pollution
Grab Thailand says it has distributed 3,000 N95 respirator masks to motorcycle taxi riders to reduce the health threats from air pollution for the second consecutive year at the roadshow held by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to regulate and encourage safety for motorcycle taxi and taxi drivers.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 11:02
Back where they belong
National treasures returned to Thailand after four-year battle
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 15:28
Osaka romps as Nishikori, Raonic battle through Open epics
Japanese star Naomi Osaka surged into the Australian Open third round Thursday as she targets a second Grand Slam title, but it was a much harder task for countryman Kei Nishikori who fought through a draining five-set epic.