• Sat, 20 Apr 2019 11:37
    Newborn found abandoned beside garbage bins
    A newborn baby was found abandoned near garbage bins in Chon Buri province early on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 20 Apr 2019 01:00
    Wanted American quizzed over  ‘sea home’ off Phuket coast
    IMMIGRATION police have questioned an American bitcoin investor who set up a floating structure off the coast of Phuket and is facing criminal charges related to the waterborne homestead, deputy national police spokesman Colonel Krissana Pattanacharoen said on Friday.
    national
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 16:52
    Immigration police question ‘seasteader’
    Immigration police have questioned an American bitcoin investor who set up a floating “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket and is facing criminal charges related to the waterborne homestead, Deputy national police spokesman Colonel Krissana Pattanacharoen said on Friday.
    national
  • Fri, 19 Apr 2019 09:05
    Learning to save our planet
    From now until June 2, Singapore ArtScience Museum visitors will be able to explore the forests of Borneo or dive deep into the coastal seas of Southeast Asia with “REWILD Our Planet”, Singapore’s first Social Augmented Reality (AR) experience jointly developed by the World Wide Fund for Nature (WWF), Google, Netflix, the ArtScience Museum at Marina Bay Sands and PHORIA.
    movie & TV
  • Thu, 18 Apr 2019 01:00
    Sea-home pioneer’s visa cancelled
    An American bitcoin investor who set up a floating “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket has had his visa revoked and he was put on a blacklist after the Thai Navy accused him of violating the country's sovereignty by building a waterborne homestead.
    national
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 16:35
    Couple flee after Phuket authorities target their sea home
    An American man and his partner who set up a “seasteading” structure off the coast of Phuket say they are in hiding after facing criminal charges by the Thai authorities related to their waterborne homestead.
    national
  • Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:02
    Thailand-born stateless boy gets his Thai ID card
    So-called "rootless" people, those who were born in Thailand but abandoned at birth and thus have no Thai identification number or household document, can now file for birth certificates and apply for Thai nationality, according to a new law that has been published in the Royal Gazette and comes into effect this week.
    national
  • Sat, 13 Apr 2019 01:00
    Dutch doctor 'fathered 49 children' in IVF scandal
    The Hague - A deceased Dutch doctor mired in a fertility scandal fathered at least 49 children, an organisation representing parents and children born through IVF at his now-closed clinic said Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
    Authorities work to boost knowledge, as malaria hits Si Sa Ket province
    AFTER MORE than 100 people contracted malaria in 15 months (January 2018 to March 2019) in the northeastern province of Si Sa Ket, health advocates joined forces to provide knowledge about this mosquito-borne disease to workers tapping rubber trees on the Thai-Cambodia border.
    national
  • Thu, 04 Apr 2019 01:00
    Brunei: Sun, sand and death for gay sex 
    Brunei, a tiny sultanate on tropical Borneo island, found itself the target of worldwide condemnation yesterday after implementing an Islamic penal code that critics have labelled “barbaric”. 
    opinion
  • Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
    Partying, Japanese style
    Setsuzoku - a cultural party born in Tokyo – is making its way to Bangkok’s underground scene with “Setsuzoku 2019 in Thailand” taking place at Studio Lam on Sukhumvit 51 tonight from 8pm to 2am.
    music
  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 12:11
    Shot in the arm for same sex marriage
    Canada-born Chinese visual artist Norm Yip sets out to raise awareness and support of those seeking marriage equality in LGBT community in the exhibition “Beyond Skin” running from April 10 to May 31 at River City Bangkok.
    Art
  • Tue, 26 Mar 2019 13:35
    Phayao and other Northern provinces choke as air quality worsens
    Phayao provincial governor Narongsak Osotthanakorn has issued an urgent letter instructing disaster prevention and mitigation officials to ask industrial factories, whose activities generate PM2.5 dust, to suspend work for one or two days or until the situation returns to normal.
    national
  • Fri, 22 Mar 2019 19:50
    Closing the gap in early childhood care for every child in Thailand
    A frightening prospect for children born in Thailand today is that by the time they reach adulthood, Thailand will be an aged society with a dependency ratio of 1.7 workers for every old person. In 2010 that figure was 5 workers for every old person.
    opinion
  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 11:40
    Update: Porsche driver charged with reckless driving over deaths of two women
    POLICE IN Bangkok have charged a Porsche driver who crashed into at a motorcycle, killing two women, one of them also losing her unborn baby. The accident also damaged a roadside motorcycle-repair shop.
    national
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