Wed, 25 Jul 2018 14:57
Prachin Buri man held after ‘swapping’ car for meth pills
Police and district officials in Prachin Buri have arrested a man after he allegedly exchanged his car for 4,000 meth pills to resell with the buyback option.
Sat, 24 Mar 2018 13:58
Hero French policeman dies after jihadist shooting spree
A French policeman who was shot and stabbed after swapping himself for a hostage in a rampage and siege President Emmanuel Macron branded "an Islamist terrorist attack" died of his wounds Saturday, becoming the gunman's fourth victim.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 01:00
Nepal’s marathon monks trade robes for running shoes
Swapping their maroon robes for running shoes, seven Buddhist monks take off at a sprint across the hills surrounding their remote village in the foothills of Nepal’s Himalayas.
Wed, 18 Oct 2017 01:00
AirAsia X eyes larger aircraft in order rethink
AIRASIA X , the longhaul arm of the region’s biggest budget carrier, is looking at swapping an order for 66 Airbus SE A330neo widebody jets to larger A350s in a bid to boost capacity on its busiest routes, according to a Bloomberg report.
Mon, 17 Apr 2017 01:00
Call for probe over swapping of Constitution plaque
THE HEIR of a People’s Party member and students yesterday lodged a complaint with police demanding an investigation into the missing historical plaque marking Thailand’s shift from an absolute monarchy to a constitutional monarchy, claiming state agencies have ignored the case.
Fri, 02 Oct 2015 01:00
In the pink with Qantas
Qantas Group pilots will FlyPink from tomorrow swapping out their normal gold shoulder stripes for pink epaulettes in support of Breast Cancer Awareness Month.
Mon, 16 Jun 2014 00:00
Indonesia's poor are swapping garbage for healthcare
Mahmud hauls bags full of rubbish to the small, dilapidated clinic next to a busy road on Indonesia's main island of Java several times a month.
Wed, 11 Dec 2013 00:00
Trading homes for an affordable stay
An American couple enjoys the benefits of home-swapping for a dream vacation