Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:00
A lesson in diversity
The Contemporary World Film Series at TK Park wraps 2018 with “Monsieur Lazhar”, a moving and memorable tale from Canada, which has won numerous awards around the world, including the Oscar Nomination for Best Foreign Language Film in 2012.
movie & TV
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
Finnish education sector offers invaluable lessons
Local educators attend summit to learn how Finland tops in rankings.
Thu, 11 Oct 2018 16:23
Portrait of the artist
John Hockney, David Hockney’s brother, will give a 120-minute lavishly illustrated talk about the artist, his family and the friends he has painted, photographed, I- Padded, etched, and lithographed in The BACC Art Talk 2018: Lesson Abroad Series #1 “Hockney on Hockney” on Tuesday (October 16) in Meeting Room 501 of the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre.
Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
The next great plague is on its way
A century on, Spanish Flu holds lessons for a coming pandemic that could kill up to 150 million people, say scientists
Sat, 29 Sep 2018 07:21
Rika Ishige uses lessons from painful past as motivation to win in next outing
Rika “Tindydoll” Ishige may be Thailand’s most beloved female martial artist today, but she was once disliked and relentlessly bullied by her schoolmates because of her appearance.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
In demonising ‘outsiders’, some Germans have forgotten their history
Recent events in Chemnitz are more of a reminder of last century German history than the future. The lessons of the past have clearly been forgotten by some.
Fri, 31 Aug 2018 17:50
Canadian expat hosts free boxing classes
A 31-year-old Canadian woman, who married a Thai man 12 years ago, has put her passion for Muay Thai to good use by offering free children's lessons at her husband's boxing gym in Nakhon Ratchasima's Muang Yang district.
Sun, 26 Aug 2018 05:51
Positive Pochettino gives Mourinho a lesson in crisis management
The spotlight is on Manchester United manager Jose Mourinho to deliver a positive response to a week of negative publicity when faced on Monday with an opposite number who has adopted a very different attitude to similar off-field frustrations.
Mon, 23 Jul 2018 01:00
Charter change: learning from Thailand’s errors
For me, the current debate surrounding charter change in the Philippines feels like deja vu.
Tue, 17 Jul 2018 01:00
Courageous Filipino fights back amid ‘anti-drugs’ bloodbath
When the first drug war killing happened in her community, she shrugged it off. She even felt a twinge of hope that the addicts and small-time dealers would learn their lesson, be afraid, and give up their vice.
Mon, 16 Jul 2018 01:00
Road map sought to deal with crisis
Lessons to learn from cave saga, say experts
Sat, 14 Jul 2018 01:00
Were lessons ever learned from 1997 financial crisis?
When talking about the 1997 economic crisis, people often think of July 2, 1997, when the Bank of Thailand unpegged the baht and adopted a floating exchange rate. As a result, the baht was severely devalued, from Bt25/US dollar to Bt56/dollar by January 1998.
Thu, 12 Jul 2018 01:00
Tham Luang cave to get new life as museum and tourist attraction
A NEW CHAPTER is set to begin at Chiang Rai’s Tham Luang cave, based on lessons learned from the 17-day ordeal of the stranded footballers and the massive international effort to rescue them from the flooded complex, as the joint rescue operation command wound up yesterday.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 01:00
Chile case furnished lessons for Chiang Rai rescue
Re: “Trapped 13 express their feelings in first letters from cave”, National, July 7.
Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
Survivors get diving lessons
As water levels recede, rescuers inclined to evacuate stranded 13 before rains aggravate floods.