Thu, 26 Apr 2018 13:31:22
Pacemakers: Thai seniors compete in first 'Elderly Games'
Aged 98 Sawang Janpram cruised to victory in the 100-metre sprint, came first in the discus and set a record in the javelin -- the undisputed star of Thailand's first national Elderly Games held this week.
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 12:56:00
Caught on tape: Turtle baby boom in Phang Nga
A video posted on Facebook on Wednesday by prominent marine biologist Thon Thamrongnawasawat captures the moment 77 tiny green turtle hatchlings clambered out of their nest in the sands of the Similan Islands in Phang Nga the day before.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 11:39:04
Forestry official died in fall, not abducted
Investigators have determined that Karun Wansawang, an employee of the Royal Thai Forestry Department originally believed to have been abducted, died from a head injury sustained in an accidental 20-metre fall while catching fish and frogs in a Mae Hong Son woodland.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 08:00:00
Klopp calls for Roma respect amid Anfield cauldron
Liverpool manager Jurgen Klopp warned the club's fans not to repeat the scenes that saw windows of Manchester City's team bus smashed by thrown cans and bottles ahead of their Champions League semi-final, first leg against Roma at Anfield on Tuesday.
Tue, 24 Apr 2018 01:00:00
We must stop plastics pollution where it starts
Sunday saw the annual Earth Day to raise awareness on the issues and environmental threats faced by our planet.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 12:03:03
Body of ‘abducted’ forestry official found in Mae Hong Son
The body of Karun Wansawang, an employee of the Royal Thai Forestry Department allegedly abducted by 10 armed men on Saturday, was found on Monday morning in a Mae Hong Son creek.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Prospects warming up for family behind smart approach to hot air
SIBLINGS Atchara and Apichat Poomee saw enough potential in an innovative method of using the hot air generated by air conditioners to power water heaters that they separated the emerging business from the main family enterprise.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 12:33:20
Two killed, 37 injured in Nakhon Sawan bus crash
Two passengers were killed late Thursday night when an air-conditioned Bangkok-bound bus from Tak plunged into the drainage ditch between carriageways in Nakhon Sawan.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Songkran death toll higher than last year, statistics show
THIS YEAR’S Songkran festivities saw a higher death toll – 418 – compared to last year’s 390, the Road Safety Centre said yesterday.
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 06:31:16
12 year old kids selected to represent Thailand at Football for Friendship programme in Russia
Ittipolchana Kaewsawad and Preechayan Piyachatiwongs, 12 year old football enthusiasts from Thailand, have been selected as country’s representatives at the global FOOTBALL FOR FRIENDSHIP (F4F) social programme.
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 12:44:13
Police station chief transferred for being absent from duty
A police superintendent of Muang Kalasin Police Station in Kalasin province was transferred with immediate effect on Saturday night over his absence from work after a Songkran celebration event in his precinct's jurisdiction saw two incidents of brawls involving revellers and heavy traffic jams around the event venue.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 06:55:42
#ZuckerBowl without a clear winner as Facebook hearings end
Facebook founder Mark Zuckerberg emerged largely unscathed Wednesday from two days of high-stakes hearings that saw US lawmakers grill the billionaire over how the online giant feeds users' data to advertisers and chide him over privacy rights.
Fri, 06 Apr 2018 16:20:09
Japan's hacked crypto exchange Coincheck bought out
Japanese online broker Monex Group said Friday it would buy virtual currency exchange Coincheck, which was hit by a massive hack that saw thieves steal hundreds of millions of dollars in virtual currency.
Sun, 01 Apr 2018 21:00:00
31st Chiang Mai Sixes Gets under Way in Style
The first day of the 2018 Chiang Mai Sixes on April 1 saw some wonderful cricket as it was broadcast to the world on facebook and on the Sixes website.
Fri, 30 Mar 2018 09:49:44
Nong Khai folk turn drought to opportunity with Mekong beach
With a sand beach revealed as the Mekong River subsided for the summer season, the Nong Khai community saw opportunity to create a tourist attraction.