Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Narathiwat native in custody; ‘no IS links’
A NARATHIWAT native wanted in Malaysia in connection with allegations of involvement with the Islamic State (IS) has been arrested and is undergoing interrogation, but it is unlikely that he is linked to the terrorist group, Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan said yesterday.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Export control: preparation is the key
WITH GROWING fears over the use of weapons of mass destruction (WMD) and the proliferation of international terrorism, governments are increasingly taking precautions against exports that could be used in WMDs.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 16:20:08
Motorist killed, wife injured as power pole topples onto pickup in storm
A driver was killed and his wife severely injured when a power pole fell onto their pickup on a Chachoengsao road on Monday night, police said.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 11:15:20
Songkran kicks off with 2,700 charges of drunk driving
More than 3,000 motorists were found to be driving while drunk on the first of the so-called “seven dangerous days” of the Songkran holiday.
Mon, 09 Apr 2018 10:14:49
Highway police prepare accommodation, toilets for motorists during Songkran holidays
Police have prepared air-conditioned accommodation for motorists who might feel tired after a long drive during the Songkran holidays, a police chief said on Monday.
Thu, 05 Apr 2018 17:40:00
Pattaya police defend volunteer who pulled motorcycle key
A volunteer police worker, who was seen in a viral video clip pulling the key of a motorcycle ridden by two foreign tourists at a Pattaya City intersection, was just performing his duty to stop “intoxicated” motorists and warn them of accident risks, the precinct police chief said on Thursday.
Tue, 03 Apr 2018 12:51:48
Good Samaritan killed in Chachoengsao hit and run
A hospital driver who’d stopped to warn other motorists about an overturned car was killed in a hit and run on a Chachoengsao road Monday night.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 13:58:32
Hero French policeman dies after jihadist shooting spree
A French policeman who was shot and stabbed after swapping himself for a hostage in a rampage and siege President Emmanuel Macron branded "an Islamist terrorist attack" died of his wounds Saturday, becoming the gunman's fourth victim.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 11:27:14
116 road racers arrested in Bangkok
Police rounded up 116 motorists and pillion riders while they were allegedly racing on a Bangkok road early on Saturday.
Fri, 23 Mar 2018 13:05:00
A trip back though time
The weekend screenings at River City Film Club return tomorrow (March 24) at 4pm with Greek movie “Me Horis Gynaikes” (“Include Women Out”).
movie & TV
Sat, 17 Mar 2018 09:01:34
Australia warns Southeast Asia of high-tech terror threat
Australia on Saturday warned the use of encrypted messaging apps to plan terrorist attacks was the greatest threat faced by intelligence agencies in modern times and urged a "united and cohesive" response.
Thu, 15 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Xiaomi in sales deal with Shopee
CHINA’S Xiaomi has partnered with Shopee to provide its smartphones on the online platform.
The company also expects to set up 20 Xiaomi-authorised shops and 50 Xiaomi zones for its products in stores and shopping centres in Thailand this year.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:00:00
We can’t let the threat of terrorism halt the flow of aid money
IN A CRISIS, money matters: for water, food and shelter, for people fleeing war or famine, or for medical supplies in dealing with an epidemic. Yet getting money to the frontline when people are suffering is becoming harder.
Thu, 08 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Women’s Day hijacked by a deluded vegan
Having previously sicked up no convincing argument whatsoever in the face of the irrefutable logic of natural carnivorism, Jenny Moxham offers yet another tiresome and quite frankly redundant variant of the same, exhausted old refrain. Our “sisters”? Give it a rest.
Mon, 05 Mar 2018 01:00:00
Thailand’s refusal to recognise Rohingya as refugees leaves them in illegal limbo
ROHINGYA in Myanmar, Bangladesh, Malaysia and Indonesia often experience their own problems, but in Thailand, members of the ethnic minority face extra difficulties because they are not recognised and categorised incorrectly.