Sun, 16 Jun 2019 01:00
Hong Kong braces for huge rally after leader climbdown
Hong Kong is bracing for another mass rally Sunday as public anger seethes following unprecedented clashes between protesters and police over a controversial extradition law, despite a climbdown by the city's embattled leader.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 21:30
DNP confirms ban on motor races within wildlife sanctuaries
A Facebook user, who had voiced objection to a motorcycle rally planned to be held this month in a national park in Tak’s Mae Ramat district, posted an update on Monday, thanking the Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) for confirming that motor races were banned in national parks and wildlife sanctuaries.
Mon, 10 Jun 2019 13:43
Latest : Hong Kong leader refuses to scrap extradition bill despite rally
Hong Kong - Hong Kong's pro-Beijing leader on Monday refused to scrap a controversial plan to allow extraditions to the Chinese mainland, a day after huge crowds came out to oppose the proposal.
Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
Of life, rebirth and art
Inside the naturally lit lobby of 137 Pillars Suites & Residences Bangkok, a gigantic artwork by Thai National Artist of the Year 2014 Panya Vijinthanasarn stops visitors in their tacks.
Thu, 09 May 2019 18:41
Medical-cannabis pioneer calls for drug law changes
Traditional medical practitioner Decha Siriphat plans to stage a rally for 20 days to raise public awareness to support marijuana-based medicine production and to campaign for changes to the narcotics law.
Thu, 09 May 2019 13:42
WATCH: Cockroach crawls on Duterte, briefly stops his speech
MANILA, Philippines – A cockroach landed and crawled on the polo shirt of President Rodrigo Duterte while he was delivering a speech at a campaign rally in Bohol on Wednesday night.
Sat, 27 Apr 2019 17:04
Warrior Prom takes down Sekito in extra time to win Brunei Championships
Bandar Seri Begawan - Thai star Prom Meesawat showed his battling spirit by rallying with a birdie on the third play-off hole to defeat Japan’s Naoki Sekito and clinch the Butra Heidelberg Cement Brunei Championships in the final round on Saturday.
Mon, 15 Apr 2019 07:18
Tiger wins 15th major title with spectacular Masters victory
Tiger Woods completed an epic comeback from career-threatening injury and scandal by winning the 83rd Masters on Sunday, capturing his 15th major title with an unprecedented back-nine rally.
Sun, 14 Apr 2019 02:17
Carnival, concerts entertain crowd at Jokowi's largest rally in Jakarta
President Joko “Jokowi” Widodo drew the curtain on his reelection campaign with a final rally at the Gelora Bung Karno Stadium (GBK) in Jakarta on Saturday, in the largest political event prior to voting next week.
Wed, 03 Apr 2019 01:00
The winners must not take all in politics
In tennis, they call it a tiebreaker. In football, it’s a penalty shootout. The system that decides who lifts the trophy is essential because in sports people naturally want to settle the question of who is “the best”. The situation is very different in politics, but the problem is that the system is pretty much the same.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
Developers rally for low-income clients
PROPERTY DEVELOPERS plan to call on the next government to revise the Bank of Thailand (BOT)’s loan-to-value measure, as well as to facilitate home ownership by low-income people and clarify the Land and Building Act, according to industry sources.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 16:40
Let’s all speak French
The French language is under the spotlight this month as Alliance Francaise Bangkok plays host to the culturally diverse “Month of the Francophonie” with film screenings, concerts, live performing arts, exhibitions and playful activities.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
Thai junta-aligned party reaches out in opposition heartland
Hundreds shouted and waved flags emblazoned with the face of Thailand’s junta chief at a Sunday election rally held in territory with strong ties to the powerful opposition Shinawatra clan.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 01:00
Going to the dogs... literally
The latest in mobile tech allows you to track and even care for pet when you are away
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
Volatility and opportunity in the Year of the Pig
IN ASIA, pigs are seen as a symbol of prosperity. So based on this, one would naturally think that 2019 should bring with it a positive outlook.