Fri, 11 Jan 2019 14:35
Myanmar Reuters journalists lose appeal against 7-year sentence
Yangon - A Myanmar judge dismissed an appeal Friday by two Reuters journalists jailed for seven years while investigating atrocities committed against the Rohingya, dashing slim hopes that the pair could be freed early.
Mon, 31 Dec 2018 19:30
Chiang Mai soldier caught in 'gun road rage'
Footage from a dash cam shows a soldier with a gun advancing on a family of three, apparently threatening to shoot them in Chiang Mai on Monday.
Wed, 26 Dec 2018 01:00
Thai company sings MoU for electron-beam tech
Thai Nondestructive Testing Plc on December 12 signed a memorandum of understanding with CGN Dasheng Electron Accelerator Technology in the International Forum for Clean Energy in Macau.
Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
Junta-linked party descends on Shinawatra stronghold
A political party tied to Thailand’s junta took its message of stability and development to the backyard of the ousted Shinawatra clan Sunday, as leaders dash to connect with voters ahead of an election in February.
Sat, 15 Dec 2018 01:00
Confession does not win freedom for Tarit
DESPITE confessing, former Department of Special Investigation (DSI) director-general Tarit Pengdit’s hopes for more lenient treatment were dashed when the Supreme Court sentenced him on Friday to a year in jail for libel.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
Have no doubt, Imelda Marcos will be free soon
Dash your hopes. Imelda Marcos will never serve a jail sentence. Not because she is 89 years old, but because she is simply filthy rich.
Mon, 12 Nov 2018 06:52
Clash erupts during Israel operation in Gaza, six dead: officials
An exchange of fire erupted during an Israeli military operation in the Gaza Strip on Sunday, leaving six Palestinians dead, officials said, while potentially dashing hopes that a recent agreement would restore calm.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 18:22
Urgent : Woman, probably Thai, dashes out of taxi, runs towards police car to seek help in Malaysia
PETALING JAYA: A highly distressed woman, who was believed to be in a traumatic state, ran out of a taxi to a passing police car in search for help.
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:07
Murray out as Aussie teen de Minaur chases breakthrough win
Britain's former world number one Andy Murray had his hopes of a second ATP Shenzhen Open title dashed on Friday night as Spanish veteran Fernando Verdasco won their quarter-final clash 6-4, 6-4.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 09:27
Neighbour dies trying to rescue mother, children from Ayutthaya shophouse fire
A man lost his life after dashing into a blazing shophouse to rescue his neighbours in downtown Ayutthaya early on Wednesday, police said.
Tue, 11 Sep 2018 01:00
Malaysia dashes LGBT hopes for change
The new government has indicated that tolerance for diversity is still a long way off
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 17:36
Villages flooded in as dam tributary collapses
Myanmar authorities are conducting an operation to rescue villagers trapped in villages between Hswar and Yedashe as the collapse of a tributary channel from Hswar Dam caused flooding in the area on Wednesday.
Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:48
How Bhutan's monarchy is unique
Responding to one of the graduates' question on the form of monarchy in Bhutan before it was reinstated as the constitutional democratic monarchy at the ongoing National Graduates Orientation Programme (NGOP) in Thimphu, former chairperson of the National Council, Dasho Sonam Kinga said that Bhutan's monarchy was unique but never absolute.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 08:42
'Crazy Rich Asians' touted as Hollywood watershed
Rich, dashing man sweeps sweet young girl off her feet. It's the fantasy to launch a thousand love stories, but Hollywood's latest rom-com oozes more than sentimental escapism.
Wed, 30 May 2018 10:36
Asian markets, euro plunge with US and Europeans on Italy turmoil
Asian equities and the euro sank Wednesday as turmoil in Italy sparked a frantic dash for safety, while investors have also been spooked by fresh worries about the China-US trade row.