• Mon, 10 Sep 2018 01:00
    Black T-shirt detainee gets to see her sons 
    THE TWO young sons of a woman arrested for distributing T-shirts the authorities deemed “politically offensive” were allowed to see her yesterday for the first time since she was placed in detention at a military camp four days ago.
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Reasons to beware of Chinese bearing gifts
    Beware of Greeks bearing gifts,” the priest Laocoon warned the people of Troy in Virgil’s “Aeneid”. His warning was famously ignored and the city fell to the invading Greek army from across the sea, thanks to the equally famous Trojan Horse ruse.
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    In demonising ‘outsiders’, some Germans have forgotten their history
    Recent events in Chemnitz are more of a reminder of last century German history than the future. The lessons of the past have clearly been forgotten by some.
    your say
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    And you thought Thai bureaucracy was bad…
    I just renewed my passport at the Bangkok US Consulate. Being naive I figured that since I had an appointment I would be in and out quickly. Only the civil service could mess up something so simple. First you go through security. I have been in maximum security prisons that are easier to get into.
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  • Mon, 03 Sep 2018 17:00
    Kunming central to promotion of Thai fruits across all Chinese provinces
    The Commerce Ministry aims to promote the sale of Thai fruits to every province of China, so that produce such as longan and durian – popular among Chinese consumers – has markets in all seasons.
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 08:31
    Neil Armstrong film accused of being unpatriotic
    Neil Armstrong's sons and the director of a new biopic on the space hero are hitting back against criticism that the film is unpatriotic because of the lack of a flag-planting scene.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 31 Aug 2018 17:50
    Canadian expat hosts free boxing classes
    A 31-year-old Canadian woman, who married a Thai man 12 years ago, has put her passion for Muay Thai to good use by offering free children's lessons at her husband's boxing gym in Nakhon Ratchasima's Muang Yang district.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
    Serious reforms, change in attitude needed to solve problem of stateless persons
    REFORMS ARE needed in the nationality verification process to ease complicated bureaucratic procedures and solve the problem of officials’ bad attitude toward stateless persons.
  • Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
    The reasons to mourn Kofi Annan
    Witness the cruel irony in Myanmar trampling on his legacy at the very moment of his passing
  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 01:00
    The reasons we fly the flag
    Nationalism pervades an official exhibition on the national ensign, but what’s left out is telling
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 18:17
    Mu Pa citizenship approval explained
    The Interior Ministry on Thursday clarified the reasons why three Mu Pa footballers and their assistant coach were granted Thai citizenship.
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 15:12
    Songkla hospital saves British man, 78
    The Prince of Songkla University Hospital has performed Bt1-million worth of special surgery to save the life of a retired Briitish naval officer for humanitarian reasons and is organising donations to send him back to the UK.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 17:00
    Students demand action to prevent attacks
    About 50 students marched from their university to the Royal Thai Police headquarters in Bangkok on Friday to demand action against persons attacking their friends.
  • Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
    “Ballers”, “Insecure” back on the screen
    Two hit comedy series, “Ballers” starring Dwayne Johnson and “Insecure” starring Issa Rae, will kick off their new seasons back-to-back at the same time as in the US, showing here in Thailand on Monday, August 13 from 9am on HBO and HBO Go via AIS Play and AIS Playbox.
    movie & TV
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 18:30
    High-profile men arrested for alleged paid sex with males under 18
    A famous Thai university lecturer and a “high-society” man have been arrested for allegedly buying sex services from males under 18, a source at the Royal Thai Police’s Anti Trafficking in Persons Division (ATPD) said on Wednesday.
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