Sun, 16 Jun 2019 11:29
Si Sa Ket man, blocked from gaming, tries to poison family
A 29-year-old man in Si Sa Ket, angry at being forced to stop playing video games at home, attempted to poison his family by pouring pesticide into the household water container, his mother has revealed.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 09:29
Woodland storms to record-equalling 65 for two-shot US Open lead
Gary Woodland rammed home a 50-foot birdie putt at his final hole to cap a record-equalling 65 and seize a two-shot lead after two rounds of the US Open at Pebble Beach on Friday.
Sat, 15 Jun 2019 01:00
Broken Thais need moral support ahead of Sweden test
Thailand’s American-born star Suchawadee Nildhamrong says the players need to know that people back home are still behind them ahead of their second daunting World Cup assignment, against 2003 runners-up Sweden, on Sunday.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 01:00
Politics and indifference condemn refugees to suffer and die
World Refugee Day will be marked next Thursday, June 20. According to the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, an unprecedented 68.5 million people around the world have been forced from home, and among them are nearly 25.4 million refugees. To put it in perspective, nearly 1 person is forcibly displaced every two seconds as a result of conflict or persecution.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:23
Colombian arrested for Samut Prakan burglaries
A 29-year-old Colombian man has been arrested for allegedly breaking into around 40 homes in Samut Prakan and stealing assets worth over Bt5 million.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 15:00
So Yeon Ryu feeling right at Home in Grand Rapids
So Yeon Ryu is making her fourth trip to Blythefield Country Club, the site of her sixth LPGA Tour victory in 2018 and an event that is near and dear to her heart.
Fri, 14 Jun 2019 01:00
Countries with the ‘host’ factor
Thailand, Indonesia, Mexico, Taiwan and India are the top five countries where locals consider hospitality to be in their DNA when comparing experiences of being a guest in their home country and being a guest aboard, according to research conducted by Booking.com across 21,500 travellers from 29 countries.
Thu, 13 Jun 2019 01:00
An examination of local philanthropy
While there is much talk of the shrinking of civic space in Southeast Asia, public discussion rarely touches on how this also affects the availability of funding for civil society organisations, in particular those that advocate for human rights.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 16:49
Insurance firm eyes potential growth
Thanachart Insurance says it is expanding into the home insurance market, reinforcing its leading position in the non-life insurance industry and raising awareness of the need for home insurance in Thai society.
Wed, 12 Jun 2019 14:14
Impoverished schoolboy asks for leave to take care of four younger kids
A 12-year-old schoolboy has asked for a one-year leave from classes to take care of four younger children at home in Tambon Chum Phuang of Nakhon Ratchasima’s Chum Phuang district.
Tue, 11 Jun 2019 01:00
AP Thailand unveils 3 service innovations
THE property developer AP Thailand will today unveil three new service innovations as part of its blueprint for an improved quality of life for residents.
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 17:30
Six-wheeler crushes three-year-old in fatal accident
A three-year-old boy was run over by a six-wheeler on Sunday morning as he was riding his bike outside his grandparents’ home in Phrae’s Long district.
Sat, 08 Jun 2019 01:00
Descend, eat, marvel
Norway is home to Europe’s first underwater restaurant
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 16:37
ILM to list on SET to fund growth
Thai home decor retailer ILM has announced that it is ready, after obtaining SEC approval, to list on the Thai stock exchange.
Fri, 07 Jun 2019 01:00
Turkey too good for Thailand in VNL
2018 runners-up Turkey proved too tough for host Thailand as they tamed the home team 3-0 in the last round-robin match of Pool 11 of the Volleyball Nations League at Hua Mark Indoor Stadium on Thursday.