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.
Wed, 06 Mar 2019 04:00
Thai law allows those suffering to take steps to end their lives
Thailand has not legalised euthanasia or assisted suicide like other countries but there is Section 12 in the National Health Act that allows a person to make a “living will in writing” to pass away naturally and peacefully, Medical Council secretarygeneral Dr Itthaporn Kanachareon said yesterday.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 18:02
Prayut voices concern over taking part in Phalang Pracharat rallies
Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday expressed concern over participating in the Phalang Pracharat Party’s election campaigning, saying that it risked him being targeted by his opponents.
Sun, 03 Mar 2019 01:00
Shinawatra parties rally across Thailand as crucial court ruling looms
Parties aligned with Thailand's powerful Shinawatra clan are staging major rallies this weekend ahead of a court ruling that could deal a gut punch to their prospects in national elections later this month.
Tue, 26 Feb 2019 12:05
Learning and the arts
Tian Tian Xiang Shang is a Chinese proverb that literally translates “looking up, every day” and was once a common sight at the front gate of every primary school in China during the 1950s to instil a spirit of self-reflection and self-improvement amongst the students.
Mon, 25 Feb 2019 20:00
Superhero firemen cleanse the streets of PM2.5 dust in Nakhon Pathom
Firemen in Nakhon Pathom's Kamphaeng Saen district on Monday brought smiles to people’s faces as they donned superhero outfits to literally cleanse the streets of bad PM2.5 particulate dust.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 05:54
Warning issued over attacks on internet infrastructure
The agency that oversees the online address book of websites warned on Friday that key parts of the internet infrastructure are under attack and raised a rallying cry to harden defenses.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:00
Where no one goes hungry
Packed with temptation, Iconsiam’s restaurant zone Alangkarn quite literally spoils diners for choice
Wed, 06 Feb 2019 01:00
Stock rally likely to soon run its course
AFTER A brutal sell-off in December, stock markets around the world have staged an impressive rebound since the turn of the year.
Fri, 01 Feb 2019 17:00
Rally in Sydney to demand freedom for detained Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi
Supporters pose for a photo at a rally to demand freedom for detained Bahraini footballer Hakeem Al-Araibi in Sydney, New South Wales, Australia on Friday.
Thu, 17 Jan 2019 12:35
Grand Seiko shows how time can flow naturally
The embodiment of Japanese aesthetics and artisanal techniques, Spring Drive has long been praised for its perfect glide motion second hand.
Wed, 16 Jan 2019 01:00
Group sets Friday deadline to govt for election date, vows to up the ante with rallies
WITH THE government failing to fix the date for the election and pushing for it to be delayed by a month, pro-election groups are rallying for a show of strength both in and out of Bangkok to put pressure on the ruling junta.