• Fri, 19 Oct 2018 21:00
    'Miscommunication' blamed as woman told to leave hospital
    The deputy director of Sa Kaew's Aranyaprathet Hospital on Friday said that a woman who was told by a doctor to go away “because the hospital is not a convenience store” was caused by miscommunication and an overwhelmed medical staff.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:40
    Puppets descend on Phuket
    Thailand’s Harmony World Puppet Festival is this year switching from Bangkok to Phuket’s Patong Beach and Thalang Road. All the fun takes place between November 1 and 5.
    Thailand
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 16:20
    Bt5m of loud 'substandard' exhaust pipes seized
    Police have seized 650 allegedly substandard products worth Bt5 million following a search of seven factories manufacturing exhaust pipes for Big Bike high-powered motorcycles across Bangkok, Traffic Police Division chief Pol Colonel Nitithorn Jintakanon said on Friday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 15:40
    Mother admits drowning her three-year-old son in Ayutthaya
    A Nonthaburi mother on Friday confessed to drowning her three-year-old son in a small pond in Ayutthaya out of frustration because she had not been drunk for days, police said.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:24
    Teachers must adapt to changing world, summit told
    The role of a teacher must go beyond lecturing in an era where advanced technology alienates people from one another and online information is a mix of truth and lies, Royal Society member Prof Emeritus Sumon Amornvivat said at a recent summit.
    national
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 14:13
    Thailand beat by Vietnam as most globalised populous economy
    Việt Nam’s trade as a percentage of gross domestic product (GDP) reached over 200 per cent in 2017, the highest level for any country with over 50 million people in the World Bank’s data set, which goes back to 1960.
    business
  • 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
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:45
     Trump says Saudi journalist likely dead, warns of 'severe' response
    Washington - President Donald Trump said Thursday he now believes journalist Jamal Khashoggi is dead and warned of "very severe" consequences should Saudi Arabia be proven responsible.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:24
    French MP proposes 'glottophobia' law after southern accent mocked
    A French MP on Thursday announced the tabling of a bill to outlaw regional linguistic discrimination, "glottophobia", after a prominent politician mocked a journalist's southern accent.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 13:12
    Thai drivers ignoring 11 million traffic tickets
    With drivers in Thailand currently ignoring more than 11 million traffic tickets, police are hastening efforts to link their online database with the Land Transport Department’s vehicle registration system.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:43
    Grab names first chief technology officer for transport
    Ride-hailing service Grab has appointed Mark Porter as chief technology officer for transport, overseeing the company’s technology infrastructure and teams dedicated to its private car hires, taxi-hailing, motorbike taxis, carpooling and multimodal services.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 12:20
    China's GDP growth slows to 6.5 percent in third quarter
    China's economy grew at its slowest pace in nine years in the third quarter, as a campaign to tackle mounting debt and trade frictions with the US had an effect.
    business
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 11:30
    Policeman believed killed by lightning in Roi Et
    A Roi Et police senior sergeant major found dead in his rice field late Thursday afternoon, evidently having been struck by lightning.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 10:36
    Kasikornbank announces nine-month profit of Bt31.42 billion
    Pipit Aneaknithi, President of Kasikornbank has announced a net profit for the bank and its subsidiaries of Bt31.42 billion for the first nine months of 2018, an increase of Bt2.79 billion or 9.76 per cent - over the same period last year. Most of the improvement is being attributed to the bank setting aside lower allowances.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 19 Oct 2018 09:39
    Bidding for Bt30bn Rama III-Dao Khanong expressway expected next year
    The bidding for the construction of a 19.2-km elevated expressway from Rama III Road to Dao Khanong will be held early next year, the governor of the Expressway Authority of Thailand (EXAT) said on Friday.
    national
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