Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
New programme director for Singapore film fest
Taiwanese film curator, Kuo Ming-Jung is taking over from Thai filmmaker and critic Pimpaka Towira to lead the Singapore International Film Festival (SGIFF) as the new programme director.
movie & TV
Mon, 20 May 2019 17:00
Udon Thani woman drowns in creek after taking buffaloes to soak
A 42-year-old woman, taking six water buffaloes to graze on grass and soak in the water of an Udon Thani creek reportedly slipped, fell into the creek and drowned on Sunday afternoon.
Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
Religion is the opium of Have Your Say – what happened to politics?
Thailand is at an important crossroads with a lot of political challenges ahead. You would have thought that people crying for democracy for years now would be taking part in political discussions in public forums like the letters section of The Nation.
Sat, 11 May 2019 21:04
Urgent : Armed militants storm five-star hotel in Pakistan: police
Firing is taking place at the Pearl Continental (PC) Hotel in Gwadar after three to four armed militants stormed the facility, according to Gwadar Station House Officer (SHO) Aslam Bangulzai.
Wed, 08 May 2019 14:39
New national park straddling Lampang, Lamphun declared
A royal decree declaring a vast area of forests straddling Lampang and Lamphun was announced in the Royal Gazette on Wednesday, taking immediate effect.
Mon, 06 May 2019 01:00
The risks in curbing online freedom
Western Europe, flooded with hate speech, is taking stern measures, but web anonymity has its value
Sat, 04 May 2019 19:54
Herbert takes command as Wu slips at China Open
Shenzhen - France’s Benjamin Hebert stunned the crowd with a sparkling eight-under-par 64 to snatch the third round lead, taking along a three-shot cushion into the final round of the Volvo China Open on Saturday.
Sat, 04 May 2019 11:57
Arsenal bid to reverse slump as Brighton fight for survival
Arsenal have one foot in the Europa League final but know they cannot afford the luxury of taking it easy in Sunday's match against struggling Brighton as they chase a Premier League top-four berth.
Sat, 04 May 2019 01:00
Timeline for an historic weekend
The once-in-a-life-time spectacle that is His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s coronation – taking place from Saturday through Monday amid stirring, age-old traditions – is an historic event not to be missed. The formal coronation ceremony takes place on Saturday.
Fri, 03 May 2019 12:02
Fiji aims high to be hub of Pacific Rim
Taking advantage of being the first-ever Pacific island nation to ever host the annual meeting of Asian Development Bank, Fiji has unveiled an ambitious plan to become the regional hub of the Pacific Rim.
Fri, 03 May 2019 07:50
Emery cautious as Lacazette, Aubameyang edge Arsenal towards Europa League final
Arsenal manager Unai Emery insisted his side's Europa League semi-final against Valencia is still "50-50" despite the Gunners taking a 3-1 first leg lead to Spain.
Fri, 03 May 2019 01:00
Trust is the foundation for Belt and Road cooperation
When President Xi Jinping outlined China’s to-do list at the Second Belt and Road Forum for International Cooperation in Beijing last Friday, many foreign listeners started taking notes.
Tue, 30 Apr 2019 01:00
Evolution of a vivid, enduring ritual
The coronation ceremony is highly influenced by Indian precepts, with evidence suggesting the rites began taking their present form in the 13th century, during the Sukhothai Period.
Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
On the run for food
Kilorun – the running festival of food and fun friends and family – returns to Bangkok on May 26, taking place in the gustatory paradise of Yaowarat Road aka Chinatown.
Tue, 23 Apr 2019 16:11
Bangkok Bank highlights ‘Symphony of Digital Life’ theme at upcoming Money Expo 2019
Bangkok Bank is taking part in next month’s Money Expo 2019 under the concept of “Symphony of Digital Life by Bangkok Bank”.
The annual event runs from May 17-19 at Challenger Hall 2-3, Impact Muang Thong Thani.