Mon, 15 Apr 2019 17:02
Thailand-born stateless boy gets his Thai ID card
So-called "rootless" people, those who were born in Thailand but abandoned at birth and thus have no Thai identification number or household document, can now file for birth certificates and apply for Thai nationality, according to a new law that has been published in the Royal Gazette and comes into effect this week.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 09:12
YOSUKE SARUTA AND JOSHUA PACIO DISCUSS ONE STRAWWEIGHT WORLD TITLE REMATCH
Manila - The largest global sports media property in Asian history, ONE Championship in collaboration with City of Dreams Manila, recently held the ONE: ROOTS OF HONOR Official Kick-Off Press Conference last Tuesday, 9 April at the City of Dreams in Manila.
Thu, 11 Apr 2019 01:00
Disabled Myanmar teen football champ defies the odds
Football-obsessed Myanmar teen Kaung Khant Lin roots for Manchester United, worships star Lionel Messi and was honoured as the best player in a recent tournament.
Sun, 07 Apr 2019 13:57
Ethiopians bid farewell to slain rapper Nipsey Hussle
With poems and speeches, Ethiopians have held an emotional farewell for murdered rapper Nipsey Hussle, whose roots in neighbouring Eritrea won him admirers in both countries.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 01:00
Mickey on the ice
Disney On Ice returns for the long school holidays, staging “Mickey’s Super Celebration” at Impact Arena, Muang Thong Thani from March 28 to 31 from 10.30am to 6.30pm.
Fri, 08 Mar 2019 01:00
Terrorism can only be defeated by uprooting the deeper cause
Re: “A baseless attack on Christianity from apologist for Islamist violence”, Have Your Say, yesterday.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
Evidence suggest dog attacks are rarer than we think
Re: “Stray-dog problem is rooted in human behaviour”, Have Your Say, March 5.
Tue, 05 Mar 2019 01:00
Stray-dog problem is rooted in human behaviour
Re: “Canines bared over dog extermination plea”, Letters, March 2-3.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 01:00
Nguyen to defend featherweight title against Jadambaa at One Roots of Honor
ONE Championship™ (ONE), has just announced the initial bouts to take place at ONE: ROOTS OF HONORset for 12 April at the Mall of Asia Arena in Manila.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
Nespresso visits coffeehouses of yore
Travel back in time with Nespresso and embark on a journey to the historical roots and the lively ambience of the very first coffeehouses.
Thu, 07 Feb 2019 01:00
Respected lama from Tibet to give a talk in Bangkok
Kilung Rinpoche, a very highly regarded Nyingma lama from Tibet, is firmly rooted in the tradition of the fifth reincarnation of Ngotsar Gyatso, an enlightened yogi of the 18th century, is back in town this month, giving a talk at the Bangkok Shambhala Meditation Centre on February 22 from 7 to 9pm.
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
One great leader can make all the difference
Dark days in South Africa, now, and it might just get worse. Our new president, Cyril Ramaphosa, made the promise “I will root our corruption”. That task is daunting, however.
Thu, 10 Jan 2019 01:00
Myanmar asks EU not to revoke GSP
IN FEAR OF negative impacts on the nation’s growth and the grass root population over European Union’s potential withdrawal of its generalised scheme of preferences (GSP) from the country, Myanmar officials and businesses have requested the EU to reconsider the move.
Fri, 28 Dec 2018 01:00
NEW YEAR SPENDING TO TAKE A DIP
The Grassroot Economic Research Centre of the Government Savings Bank forecasts grassroots spending of up to Bt30.2 billion in the New Year season, a drop of an average Bt2,150 per person from last year, in this new year season or average Bt2,150 per head or dropped from last year, the bank’s president and CEO Chatchai Payuhanaveechai said yesterday.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 01:00
Brexit and the EU: Lessons for both sides
As an outsider, I am perhaps less qualified to comment on Brexit than those with roots in the UK and the European Union. But having been part of the multilateral world for most of my life, I always feel that wherever we are, we find ourselves in the same global boat. When tidal waves rise anywhere on our planet, they send repercussions to other parts of the world.