• Tue, 18 Sep 2018 01:00
    Love in a cold climate
    A documentary screened at the Toronto International Film Festival zooms in on a community of Thai wives who have settled in a remote part of Denmark
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 06:46
    US teens prefer remote chats to face-to-face meeting: study
    American teenagers are starting to prefer communicating via text instead of meeting face-to-face, according to a study published Monday by the independent organization Common Sense Media.
  • Mon, 10 Sep 2018 13:27
    Quake hits remote New Zealand islands, no tsunami warning
    A strong 6.9 magnitude earthquake struck New Zealand's remote Kermadec Islands on Wednesday but authorities said there was no tsunami threat.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 13:35
    India's billion-dollar battle to build the world's biggest statue
    The world's biggest statue is rising in a remote corner of India to honour an independence hero but it could quickly be outdone by a monument to a Hindu warrior king in the sea off Mumbai.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 30 Aug 2018 01:00
    NACC remains ‘inconclusive’ over purchase of bogus detection devices
    IT IS difficult for the nation’s anti-graft agency to conclude whether there was any wrongdoing in the Bt1.13-billion purchase of fake “remote substance detectors”, a member of the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) said yesterday.
  • Fri, 17 Aug 2018 01:00
    Alibaba offers a model for helping rural poor
    Remoteness needn’t be a barrier to enjoying the benefits of e-commerce, as the Chinese example shows
  • Sat, 28 Jul 2018 16:13
    Thick mud hampers Laos dam rescue with hundreds still unaccounted for
    Rescuers battled thick mud and flood waters across a swathe of remote southern Laos to find survivors of a dam burst that submerged entire villages, as an official suggested more than 1,100 people may still be unaccounted for.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 05 Jul 2018 20:00
    Army Cessna on routine patrol plunges in Thai-Myanmar border area
    An Army Cessna 182 light aeroplane on a routine air patrol with four officers on-board, on Thursday crashed in a remote area in Mae Hong Son province four kilometres from the Myanmar border.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
    Small-scale electricity comes to remote Lamphun
    ELECTRICITY is making its way to remote and small communities that have long struggled without the very basic public utility.
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
    Man ‘dismembered ex-girlfriend’
    THE FORMER boyfriend of a woman whose mutilated body was found on a remote road in Bangkok’s Klong Samwa district has been arrested, and charged with murder and destroying the body to conceal the crime.
  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 16:21
    Police identify dismembered woman, ex-boyfriend said to have admitted murder
    The identity of a woman, whose mutilated body parts were found on a remote road in Bangkok’s Klong Samwa district late on Friday, has been confirmed as being 24-year-old Roi Et woman Lakkhana Kamlangkeng, who previously worked at a printing shop in the area.
  • Sat, 23 Jun 2018 09:59
    Dismembered body parts of woman found in bags
    The mutilated body of an unidentified woman was found on a remote road in Bangkok’s Klong Samwa district late on Friday, police said.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 22 Jun 2018 13:02
    Five charity workers gang-raped in India
    Five women working for a charity in remote eastern India were abducted and gang-raped at gunpoint, police said Friday, in the latest horrific sex assault in the country.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 09 Jun 2018 01:00
    Antarctic mission reveals remotest wilderness is poisoned by plastic 
    Laboratory analysis of water and snow samples, gathered during a recent Greenpeace expedition to the Antarctic, has revealed the presence of microplastics and persistent chemicals, respectively, in the majority of samples tested.
    your say
  • Thu, 07 Jun 2018 01:00
    Thai castaways stranded all across Indonesian archipelago:
    HUNDREDS OF workers from fishing fleets in Thailand and neighbouring countries remain stranded on remote Indonesian islands, while almost all of those rescued have received no compensation for their imprisonment and hard labour, the fisheries worker union reports.
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