Fri, 15 Feb 2019 11:32
Pollution improves, but Chiang Mai braced for more
The haze situation in urban Chiang Mai had improved by Friday morning but remained hazardous enough in some areas that vulnerable groups – small children, the elderly and the infirm – were still being advised to wear facemasks while outdoors.
Mon, 11 Feb 2019 01:00
Behind closed doors
New York’s Museum of Modern Art is all set to undergo a four-month renovation
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 06:17
ZEBAZTIAN KADESTAM TO DEFEND THE ONE WELTERWEIGHT WORLD TITLE AGAINST GEORGIY KICHIGIN AT ONE: REIGN OF VALOR
ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the main event of ONE: REIGN OF VALOR, which is set for the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium on Friday, 8 March.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
Kicking down doors in the deep South
Last week’s pointless raid on an Islamic school could have much farther-reaching consequences than official embarrassment
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Bangkok sounds smoke alarm for expanding Asean capitals
Bangkok is choking as military drones and fire trucks fight to bring air pollution under control. Schools have closed, people are encouraged to stay indoors and others have armed themselves with face masks.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
Watch stirring films under the stars
The second edition of “Screen on the Sky” – outdoor screenings of documentary films with great food and drinks – is set for the rooftop of River City Bangkok on February 23.
movie & TV
Tue, 29 Jan 2019 02:00
Ratchaburi schools limit outdoor time
MANY SCHOOLS in Ratchaburi, which is among the central provinces affected by air pollution, have told their students to wear facemasks for protection against PM2.5 (particles with diameter 2.5 micrometers or smaller).
Mon, 28 Jan 2019 18:06
Urgent : Two elderly women killed as crowd rushes for free food coupons in Malaysia
KUALA LUMPUR: Two elderly women died when a large crowd rushed to get free food coupons at ICC Pudu indoor market here.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 01:00
Comfy in our cages of choices
Christopher G Moore unlocks the doors to 'the mass domestication of homo sapiens', leading to a fresh appreciation of whatever place you call home
Fri, 25 Jan 2019 01:00
Taco Bell rings for more chilli on Thai debut
Long queues stretched around the block yesterday as Thailand’s first ever Taco Bell opened its doors to fast-food fanatics sporting taco-shaped hats and punters keen to discover the corn-based snack.
Wed, 23 Jan 2019 01:00
SUCCESS OPENS DOOR FOR DRONE MAKERS IN REGION
JD.com, China’s largest on-line retailer, has announced the completion of Indonesia’s first government- approved drone flight – a breakthrough for drone delivery in Southeast Asia.
Sun, 20 Jan 2019 13:35
Smog expected to worsen on Monday
With air pollution lingering in Bangkok on Sunday and possibly set to worsen on Monday, the head of the Department of Health expressed concern for the health of people who work outdoors such as street vendors, traffic police, road sweepers and tuk-tuk drivers.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
A holiday that won’t break the bank
Already operating in Bangkok and Phuket as well as in neighbouring Cambodia and the Philippines, Lub d now offers visitors to Samui the chance to experience its “social hotel” concept with the opening of Lub d Koh Samui Chaweng Beach, which opens its doors on Friday (January 18).
Tue, 15 Jan 2019 16:00
Getting tagged at Playmondo
Playmondo, a brand new amusement park featuring worldstandard rides and a laser gun field dubbed Playsquare Laser Tag for adults and children recently threw upon its door at Forum Zone on Level 2 of CentralWorld.
Sat, 12 Jan 2019 17:07
Busanan on fire in Thailand Masters
2017 champion Busanan Ongbamrungphan eyes on reclaiming her Princess Sirivannavari Thailand Masters crown after she routed out countrywoman Pornpawee Chochuwong in the semi-finals at Hua Mark Indoor Stadium on Saturday.