Sat, 18 May 2019 15:50
Thai artist dishes out communal curry at US museum
Rich or poor, liberal or conservative, from one corner of the globe to another, we all sit down to share a meal.
Sat, 11 May 2019 01:00
Citizenship fast-tracked for teens bound for competitions in the US
TWO TEENAGE schoolgirls in different corners of the Kingdom received national ID cards for the first time on Friday after being invited to represent Thailand in overseas academic competitions.
Wed, 01 May 2019 14:47
Scam victims file complaint over fake virtual corn farming game
Some 30 disgruntled online gamers have filed complaints with Crime Suppression Division (CSD) police in Bangkok alleging they had been duped by a cosmetic surgery promoter to invest real money into a virtual corn farming game to earn cash.
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Tighter control on transnational food industry required to solve haze problem: expert
A STRONGER political will is required to take action against monoculture corn cultivation both inside Thailand and in neighbouring countries, or the transboundary haze problem will never be solved, environmental experts said, as Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district continues to choke under hazardous smog.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 01:00
Hypocrisy is a cornerstone of every big country’s foreign policy
Re: “Putin hardly has the right to fight for Assange’s rights”, Letters, The Nation Weekend, April 13-14.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 19:44
Haze: What to do about corn without killing the golden goose?
We have a big, known problem: Corn is a major source of Thailand’s chronic haze crisis. We also have a big, unknown problem: Corn is a link in a multibillion-dollar supply chain that is vital to Thailand and also many of its poorest people.
The really big problem, therefore, is not what to do about corn and corn’s contribution to the haze crisis.
Fri, 05 Apr 2019 01:00
Farmers urged to change crop
Slash-and-burn technique must end, meeting told
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:00
‘Big firm’ blamed for the North’s smog nightmare
Experts see little changing after Prayut’s visit, blame govt’s policy to push corn cultivation
Tue, 02 Apr 2019 01:00
Is it the flu or just a cold?
With flu season just around the corner, it's time to start thinking about that annual jab
Fri, 29 Mar 2019 01:00
Gorgeous in Gucci
A long-time favourite with Bangkok shoppers, Gucci recently opened a new store at Siam Paragon, offering a wide selection of men’s and women’s ready-to-wear, handbags, shoes, accessories, watches, jewellery, eyewear and fragrances, and a temporary service corner dubbed Gucci DIY.
Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
Manila looking for more investments from China
THE ECONOMIC managers of President Rodrigo Duterte want more Chinese capital to participate in the Philippine economy, especially in key infrastructure projects that the current administration has made the cornerstone of its growth policies.
Tue, 26 Mar 2019 06:05
Snuggling up to a unicorn (yes, really)
In celebration of ‘Unicorn Day’ on April 9, Booking.com is offering three lucky guests the chance to make their unicorn dreams come true, by immersing themselves in an amazing fairy-tale apartment surrounded by the world’s favourite mythical creature – the unicorn.
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 17:54
Disappointed Hamilton says race was over by first turn
A disappointed Lewis Hamilton said Sunday his Australian Grand Prix was "done and dusted" by the first corner as he was left searching answers after failing to match the pace of Mercedes team-mate Valtteri Bottas.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
Thailand’s future is dissolving right before our eyes
When an animal is cornered, with no other options, its survival instinct kicks in.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 18:30
Damaging fire 'caused by careless cooking', prosecution likely
A fire that damaged 100 shacks at a refugee camp in Tak’s Umphang district on Monday was caused by a resident grilling corn and flames spreading to a roof made from dried leaves, say police.