Wed, 23 Jan 2019 14:16
Chaiyaphum residents call on police to hunt down ‘naked rider’
Facebook users in Chaiyaphum are asking police to urgently track down a man who has been repeatedly spotted riding his motorcycle completely nude in the downtown of the northeastern province.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 12:55
Unfriended: Marijuana cancer-cure claim on Facebook leads to arrest
A Chiang Mai man was arrested Wednesday for allegedly claiming on Facebook that he was a doctor and the marijuana he was selling could cure cancer.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 04:00
Facebook pledges to support integrity of general election
FACEBOOK has promised to help ensure the integrity of the Thai election by providing supporting tools and related efforts.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 14:15
The accommodation that’s right for you
From accommodations that float to stays up in the trees, unique property types are a growing trend, with over one third of Thai travellers (42 per cent) planning to book a stay in an alternative accommodation in 2019, according to research by booking.com.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
From reading to listening
As an academic and as a columnist, I associate thinking mostly with the written word. I read books and articles, and I write for readers. I listen to music, not to the spoken word. And the columns I write – unlike the editorials I used to write for television – are meant to be read, not heard.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 12:46
Facebook nabs Chiang Mai traffic cop ‘accepting bribe’
A Chiang Mai traffic policeman has been transferred after allegedly being caught on video accepting a Bt200 bribe from a Chinese tourist whose motorcycle had been locked up for illegal parking.
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 11:19
TAT shows foreign visitors by the numbers
The Tourism Authority of Thailand published a breakdown of 2018 visitors by nationality on the Facebook page of its Intelligence Centre on Saturday night, with Chinese leading the tally, to no one’s surprise.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 11:18
Flight delays? There’s an app for that
Travel booking website Traveloka introduces its latest feature, Flight Status, which enables users to track flight status in real-time. This feature aims to make it easier for users to track flights in various conditions and can be used both by people who want to take a flight or by family and close relatives who want to pick up their colleagues at the airport.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 11:16
The graceful art of Benjarong
River Books and River City Bangkok are holding the exhibition “Bencharong Journey: From China to Siam” at RCB Auctions on the fourth floor of River City Bangkok until January 31.
Sat, 19 Jan 2019 01:00
Staying zen with a Zenbook
With a new feature that allows you to more comfortably position your hands and a sound system that makes listening a pleasure, Asus's new ultrabook takes the strain out of work
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:36
First Thai cave rescue film due out on mission anniversary
A Thai-born director who took just weeks to shoot the first film about the dramatic cave rescue of the "Wild Boars" football team says his focus is on authenticity and the mission's "unsung" heroes, with book publishers and Hollywood studios jostling to make their versions of the saga.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:57
Traveloka introduces Flight Status feature for real-time tracking
Traveloka, an Indonesia-based technology company that provides an online travel and lifestyle booking service for domestic and international destinations, on Tuesday introduced its latest feature, Flight Status, which enables users to track a flight in real-time.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 05:50
Thailand into round 16 after UAE tie
Hosts the United Arab Emirates and Thailand both booked their places in the knockout stage of the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 on Monday evening as a 1-1 draw at Hazza bin Zayed Stadium was enough to ensure both nations progressed.
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 01:00
Who killed Thai democracy?
I’ve just stumbled on a book that the junta could use to justify its rule and discredit an elected government.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 07:04
'Lucky' Japan reach Asian Cup knockouts as Qatar hit North Korea for six
Genki Haraguchi smashed home a controversial penalty as former champions Japan scraped a 1-0 win over Oman to book their place in the last 16 of the Asian Cup on Sunday.