Tue, 23 Apr 2019 14:00
Mother says customer paying for sex with girl was her father
A 28-year-old woman, who had been arrested in Chachoengsao for allegedly selling her five-year-old daughter for sex, revealed on Tuesday that the 52-year-old customer who was allegedly caught in the act and was also arrested at the time, was the little girl's biological father.
Mon, 22 Apr 2019 06:59
Fognini becomes first Italian champion in Monte Carlo in 51 years
Colourful Fabio Fognini defeated Dusan Lajovic 6-3, 6-4 to win the Monte Carlo Masters on Sunday, the first Italian to triumph at the clay court showpiece in over half a century.
Sun, 21 Apr 2019 07:15
'Worst clay match in 14 years': Nadal crashes to Fognini in Monte Carlo shocker
Rafael Nadal crashed out to Fabio Fognini in the Monte Carlo Masters semi-finals on Saturday with the Spanish star admitting his 6-4, 6-2 loss was his "worst clay court match in 14 years".
Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
Agencies vow to help Decha in his mission
AUTHORITIES have promised to support Decha Siriphat, a prominent traditional medicine practitioner, in his efforts to develop and distribute cannabinoid medicines to those in need.
Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
China’s ‘cabbage strategy’ is destroying national – and natural – sovereignty
Within Philippine territorial waters in the West Philippine Sea lies the Verde Island Passage, a pristine marine sanctuary considered to be one of the earth’s most important regions of biodiversity, especially for smaller species of fish; nearby is a small mangrove reserve.
Wed, 10 Apr 2019 01:00
Activist sued for cannabinoid drug production gets bail
A DEFENDANT in a case involving cannabinoid drugs production and distribution was yesterday released on bail while another activist walked free as a warrant issue for him could not be found.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 01:00
Spotlight on EC after dubious results
Jarungvith blames ‘human error’ as social media erupts with ridicule.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 16:25
Dubious results expose EC to glare of public scrutiny
The integrity of the Election Commission (EC) has come under question, as people are asking if the vote tally has been free and fair.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 05:57
Thailand stun China 1-0 in friendly tournament
Italian legend Fabio Cannavaro is set to face more criticism after his first outing as China coach on Thursday ended with a 1-0 loss at home to Thailand.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 06:00
Scientists urge tighter control on farms after antibiotic findings
SCIENTISTS are urging the government to crack down on fish farms after tests found high levels of antibiotic contamination in pangasius on sale in Thailand.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 16:27
Bangkok now a top 10 most expensive Asian location
For the first time, Bangkok has the dubious distinction of being among Asia’s top 10 most expensive locations for expatriates.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
A short lesson in the difference between knowledge and belief
Can you imagine what this world would be like if, in every nation on Earth, students were first introduced to religion (say, Religion 101) at the same time as they were offered courses on biology, chemistry, physics, history and other secular subjects?
Mon, 11 Mar 2019 01:00
‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ gains permission for release in China
Many people, especially those in China, will have been surprised by the news that “Bohemian Rhapsody”, a biographical film about Freddie Mercury – the former flamboyant frontman of British rock band Queen — will be released by China’s National Alliance of Arthouse Cinemas on March 22.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 09:15
Mums with babies among dugongs sighted in Trang sea
The sighting of more dugongs in the Andaman sea off the coast of southern province of Trang is a good sign that the population has increased, the director of Phuket Marine Biological Centre said on Tuesday.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
UN for first time places day’s focus on threats to undersea ecosystem
THE UNITED NATIONS has identified over-fishing and islands of plastic pollution as the major threats not only to ocean biodiversity but also to the livelihoods of billions of people who rely on bountiful seas.