Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
King of the Ghats: life and death on the banks of the Ganges
It is well past midnight as Bahadur Choudhary, a fourth-generation caretaker of Varanasi’s ancient cremation grounds, sprinkles ceremonial butter on huge funeral pyres burning on the banks of the Ganges.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 12:21
Chon Buri beauty salon fire a mystery
It remains unknown what caused a fire that severely damaged a Chon Buri beauty salon on Thursday morning, but owner Jaruwan Oonjai, 46, insists she hadn’t left any candles or joss sticks burning when she left the shop unattended.
Thu, 28 Jun 2018 01:00
Progress and challenges in the fight against illegal drugs trade
As China marked International Day against Drug Abuse and Illicit Trafficking on Tuesday by burning seized drugs and announcing the executions of some drug traffickers, there is no denying that despite the positive results of their crackdown, the authorities still face a serious challenge in the fight against drugs.
Sun, 24 Jun 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: A painful judgement on land rights
THE TOP COURT’S RECENT VERDICT IN THE CASE OF KAREN FOREST DWELLERS HAS LEFT THEM WITHOUT THEIR TRADITIONAL LAND
Tue, 19 Jun 2018 18:16
PM honours eight Samaritans for rescuing family from burning car
Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday honoured eight good Samaritans for heroically helping a family trapped in a burning car following a road accident.
Tue, 05 Jun 2018 01:00
Burning plastic waste hardly the ideal situation
Re: “Solution to plastic waste lies in burning it for energy, says ministry”, News, June 4.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 01:00
Solution to plastic waste lies in burning it for energy, says ministry
AUTHORITIES are leaning towards burning plastic waste and getting industry involved in choosing policies as they seek to improve the management system for the persistent pollutant that fouls both land and water environments.
Fri, 25 May 2018 01:00
'Burning' up with rage
The new film from Veteran South Korean filmmaker Lee Chang-Dong centres on obsessive love
movie & TV
Thu, 17 May 2018 17:57
Three escape burning vehicle in Wichit
Three family members escaped from their burning car before calling the Phuket Department of Disaster Prevention to the incident near Laem Chan intersection on Chao Fa East Road in Wichit this morning at 7.20am.
Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:00
Burning desire to criticise, but no cooling advice for Chiang Mai residents
Re: “The burning issue for Chiang Mai is not Doi Suthep project”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 01:00
The burning issue for Chiang Mai is not Doi Suthep housing project
Re: “Chiang Mai people will fight to the end for Doi Suthep”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:00
Haze problem in North set to worsen as burning ban ends, experts warn
AIR POLLUTION in the North is expected to worsen following an end to the ban on outdoor burning in many provinces.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 01:00
Decline and fall of the American Empire
He’s back. John Bolton, the Bush-era moustache best known for his burning desire to bomb five different countries, is now US national security adviser.
Wed, 28 Mar 2018 11:37
Volcanic growth for bitcoin in chilly Iceland
At a secret location in the midst of one of Iceland's breathtaking lava fields stands a warehouse whose non-descript siding belies the fact it is ground zero in a digital gold rush for cryptocurrencies that is burning through more electricity than Icelanders' homes.
Sat, 17 Feb 2018 01:00
‘Welcome help’ for a government dealing with burning issues
THE LIGHTING of 36 incense sticks inside Government House yesterday was believed to help ward off any evil or problems facing the administration, according to a well-known astrologer.