Thu, 16 May 2019 17:44
Bhumjaithai to choose political marriage partner on May 20, says Anutin
Bhumjaithai party will reveal next Monday which party bloc – Phalang Pracharat or Pheu Thai – it has chosen to form government with, said its leader, Anutin Charnvirakul, yesterday.
Wed, 08 May 2019 01:00
Blooming ‘Yellow Stars’ to mark His Majesty’s reign
The “Yellow Star” trees, which can be seen blossoming with aromatic, yellow flowers from July to October, have been chosen to symbolise the reign of King Maha Vajiralongkorn, not only because yellow represents the Chakri Dynasty, but also because it is the colour of Monday – the day the King was born.
Tue, 07 May 2019 01:00
Atheists are blind to the divinity right under their nose
Christian Knottone has chosen an “argumentum ad ignorantium” as the basis for his “personal belief system”, the “widely misunderstood concept of atheism”. Although many books have been written in defence of atheism, there is nothing to be understood about it except “nothing”.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 19:00
Phuket’s water supply in a critical state
Phuket’s water supremos are now admitting the island’s water situation is critical – a situation they have had the power to avert, but have chosen instead to “hope” for monsoonal rains and go in search of alternative water sources to top up the dwindling catchment resources.
Sun, 24 Mar 2019 12:29
Ballot paper confusing, say elderly voters
Senior citizens at some voting centres complained that the ballot paper was confusing and they found it difficult to find their chosen parties.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 16:38
Taco Bell's 500th international store to open in Bangkok
Taco Bell has chosen Bangkok as the home of their milestone 500th international restaurant.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 17:59
Why is Kim taking 60-hour train trip?
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un is on his way to Hanoi, Vietnam, for his second summit with US President Donald Trump this week. While every movement of the isolated communist leader is a subject of attention, questions have been raised as to why Kim has chosen a 60-hour train ride, over a plane journey that would take just three or four hours.
Sun, 17 Feb 2019 18:00
Safeguard your password, TCAS advises students
The Council of University Presidents of Thailand (TCAS) has warned high-schoolers to keep their passwords to the TCAS system away from prying eyes, following some cases in which students claimed their accounts were accessed by parents, who had changed the chosen faculties and even given up seats on their behalf without the students’ knowledge or consent.
Mon, 21 Jan 2019 17:30
7,000 chosen as outstanding ‘One Tambon, One Quality Schools’
A total of 7,000 schools have been selected as “One Tambon, One Quality School” outstanding tambon-level schools by the Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec), in line with the government’s policy to promote equity in access to quality education, Obec secretary-general Boonrak Yodphetch said on Monday.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 11:21
PTTEP unit chosen to find oil in UAE
PTTEP MENA Ltd, a subsidiary of PTT Exploration and Production Plc (PTTEP), and its strategic partner Eni Abu Dhabi BV, a wholly owned subsidiary of Italy-based oil and gas company Eni, have won concessions to two exploration blocks known as Offshore 1 and Offshore 2 from the Abu Dhabi National Oil Company (ADNOC) following that country’s first-ever open block licensing round.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
Thaksin’s ex-lawyer among those in running for Senate
200 senatorial candidates chosen in voting observed by US embassy officials.
Fri, 23 Nov 2018 01:00
Silent “Phantom” haunts the auditorium
The fourth screening of “Cinema Diverse 2018: The Invisible Hands” tomorrow (November 24) is “The Phantom of the Opera”, the 1925 version of the American film in 1925 directed by Rupert Julian and chosen by Kritsada Kaewmani, the colourist behind many acclaimed Thai films.
movie & TV
Mon, 19 Nov 2018 01:00
Amid trade war, Beijing redefines and recalibrates ties with Asia
When Yan Xuetong, a leading strategic thinker in China and dean of the Institute of International Relations at Tsinghua University, told the media last month that China is seeing its best strategic opportunity since the Cold War, many people may have chosen to disagree.
Mon, 24 Sep 2018 07:14
Ireland castle chosen as this year’s best luxury hotel
An opulent, carefully restored, 18th-century castle in Ireland has been named the hotel of the year by experts at luxury travel network Virtuoso.
Sat, 08 Sep 2018 01:00
Resilient muay thai icon Tukkatatong has One goal
WITH OVER 250 professional bouts under his belt, muay thai icon Tukkatatong Petpayathai is undoubtedly one of the best in the world in his chosen craft, and he has his father to thank for introducing him to that world.