Mon, 21 May 2018 16:57:06
One-fingered Japanese climber dies on eighth attempt at Everest
Kathmandu - A celebrated Japanese climber who lost all but one finger to frostbite on Everest has died on his eighth attempt to reach the summit, officials said Monday.
Thu, 17 May 2018 15:03:56
Police seek cleaner after US man loses Bt200,000 cash at Surin mall
A US businessman has lost Bt200,000 in cash he left on the ground in a carpark after withdrawing it from a bank inside a Surin shopping mall and loading goods into his car on Wednesday evening.
Tue, 15 May 2018 07:27:56
Symantec downplays mysterious internal investigation
Symantec shares regained some lost ground Monday as executives downplayed a mysterious internal investigation as an accounting matter not expected to have "material adverse" effect on finances.
Tue, 15 May 2018 01:00:00
3m jobs to go if Thailand fails to navigate technology upheavals
THE country could lose as many as three million jobs over the next 20 years if it is unable to adapt to and use disruptive digital technologies, the Thailand Development Research Institute (TDRI) president, Somkiat Tangkitvanich, warned yesterday.
Mon, 14 May 2018 14:53:12
Chinese double amputee finally summits Everest, decades after first bid
A Chinese climber who lost both legs to frostbite on Everest four decades ago finally reached the summit Monday, just months after the revocation of a controversial ban on double amputee climbers attempting the world's highest peak.
Mon, 14 May 2018 06:49:43
Zverev powers past Thiem to win Madrid Masters
Dominic Thiem lost to Alexander Zverev in the Madrid Masters final on Sunday and then said the German is now the best player in the world beneath Roger Federer and Rafael Nadal.
Sat, 12 May 2018 01:00:00
Thailand suffers heartbreak defeat despite individual win by Atthaya
Teenage sensation Atthaya Thitikul won the individual event but Thailand lost the team title to South Korea in heart-breaking fashion as the 40th Queen Sirikit Cup concluded on Friday at the Thana City Country Club.
Wed, 09 May 2018 09:27:47
Choking driver smashes into roadside phad thai shop in Chumpon
A driver choking on a pill lost control of his pickup truck, which smashed a phad thai shop on popular food street in Chumphon, severely injuring the food vendor, police said.
Thu, 03 May 2018 08:41:27
Tesla reports narrower than expected losses, shares swerve
Tesla on Wednesday reported that it lost less money than the market expected and said it was making progress ramping up production of Model 3 electric cars.
Thu, 03 May 2018 08:39:36
Australia's biggest bank loses 20 million customer records
Australia's troubled Commonwealth Bank admitted Thursday it has lost financial records for almost 20 million customers in a major security blunder -- but insisted there was no need to worry.
Thu, 03 May 2018 01:00:00
Spitting hatred from the moral high ground
Re: “How to tell when animal-haters have lost the debate”, Your Say, May 2.
Wed, 02 May 2018 01:00:00
How to tell when animal-haters have lost the debate
On Sunday I noted in response to Simon Ordsall’s letter that it’s an old tactic of animal haters to claim to be vegetarians and then proceed to smear animal rights activists. The message is, “If even vegetarians hate the vegetarian movement then it must be bad.”
Mon, 30 Apr 2018 10:56:11
Woman driver of pickup killed in head-on collision
The woman driver of a pickup was killed and six passengers in her vehicle severely injured following a head-on collision with another pickup that lost control and veered into her lane in Chanthaburi province on Monday morning.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 14:41:38
Chinese man jailed for setting fire to lottery kiosk where he lost millions
A man from Shanghai was sentenced to four years in jail for setting a lottery kiosk on fire where he lost over six million yuan (US$950,000) in seven years, according to a news website report.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 06:43:55
Europa League offers last chance for Wenger to sign off a winner
Arsenal have little time to digest Arsene Wenger's long-awaited decision to end his 22-year reign as a Europa League semi-final with Atletico Madrid offers the outgoing manager a chance to salvage some of his lost credit with the club's fans.