Fri, 04 Jan 2019 01:00
Fight political corruption where it breeds – within parties
The “wristwatch saga” has aroused a new powerful spirit in Thai politics to fight corruption.
Thu, 06 Dec 2018 19:55
Inquiry launched after rescue of ailing dogs
DOZENS OF sick dogs were this week rescued from a breeding farm in Chiang Rai's Mae Sai district that allegedly kept them in poor living conditions and have been moved to Chiang Mai for medical treatment, Save The Elephants Foundation president Saengduan Chailert said on Thursday.
Sun, 02 Dec 2018 21:30
SPECIAL REPORT: Zooming in to save the goral from extinction
As the winter morning mist shrouds the valleys below, only those who are lucky enough, or patient enough, would be rewarded with a stunning scene of a unique wild animal slowly emerging out of the mist and stand still on a narrow part of the rock before disappearing.
Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
Breeders are root cause of Thailand’s stray animal problem
Re: “The pet project of PETA and pets”, Letters, The Nation Weekend, November 24-25.
Mon, 15 Oct 2018 17:51
Corteva Agriscience and IRRI announce rice tech partnership
Corteva Agriscience – the agriculture division of US giant DowDuPont – and the International Rice Research Institute (IRRI) on Monday announced a multi-year framework agreement on collaborative rice research, deployment of new breeding technologies and the development of breeding programmes.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: A refuge for impounded wildlife
YOUNG TEAMS TEND SMUGGLED ANIMALS, AS THEY AWAIT THE POSSIBILITY OF A RETURN TO THE WILD WHERE THEY TRULY BELONG
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
Familiarity breeds confidence for Thitpong
SuperBike 1000cc national champion Thitipong Warokorn will try to make the most of his knowledge of the Chang International Circuit when he represents Thailand in Moto2 at the PTT Thailand Grand Prix in Buriram this weekend.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 01:00
Old-style leftists have become a rare breed in Thailand
Haters and fans of Somsak Jeamteerasakul can at least agree on one thing: a raw leftist like him is hard to come by these days. In a world where billionaires can be “champions of the poor” and activists fighting “the elite” attend glitzy parties flowing with champagne and whisky, the line between ideologies has been crossed back and forth so many times that it is practically invisible.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 10:56
Thailand, Myanmar sign MoU on financial assistance to prawn breeding farm in Rakhine
The officials from Thailand and Myanmar signed MoU on financial assistance of a 34-million-baht to be spent on prawn breeding farm in Yaychanpyin, Rakhine State at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in Nay Pyi Taw on Tuesday.
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
How train carriages and navy ships became new homes and breeding nurseries for coral, fish and other marine life under a project initiated by Her Majesty Queen Sirikit
Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:30
Rogue crocodile could be a mixed breed: expert
An expert believes that Yanui, the much-travelled crocodile that patrolled the beaches of Phuket for several weeks, has a mixed heritage. However, more DNA tests are being conducted.
Tue, 07 Aug 2018 14:52
Cat snap: Tokyo 'lucky cat' temple draws Instagrammers
Tokyo's Gotokuji temple has long attracted spiritual visitors with its thousands of figurines of beckoning white cats, thought to bring good luck. But of late it has brought in another breed: Instagrammers.
Mon, 06 Aug 2018 01:00
Plenty of puppies without farms
Re: “The deadly link between Thai puppy factories and rabies”, Opinion, August 3.
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:00
Phuket warns of action against croc breeders
THE PHUKET GOVERNOR has threatened to take legal action against crocodile owners who fail to register their animals with the authorities by August 10.
Sun, 06 May 2018 13:58
Reports of rabies-infected dogs, cat and crossbreed pig in Korat
Nakhon Ratchasima's livestock chief Wimut Thanuthamnok said on Sunday that rabies-hit dogs have been found in many areas of the province's Muang district.