Tue, 16 Oct 2018 01:00
Ban on expelling pregnant teens a huge step forward, but…
Three chai-yos for the Education Ministry’s ban on expulsion of pregnant students, ordering schools to instead support efforts to continue their education while providing sex education to prevent unwanted pregnancies.
Thu, 13 Sep 2018 17:31
Half of world’s teens experience peer violence at school, Unicef finds
PHYSICAL FIGHTS and bullying are disrupting the education of 150 million 13-15-year-olds worldwide, according to a new report released yesterday by Unicef. Half of students in that age group are experiencing peer violence in and around school, the report found.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 06:46
US teens prefer remote chats to face-to-face meeting: study
American teenagers are starting to prefer communicating via text instead of meeting face-to-face, according to a study published Monday by the independent organization Common Sense Media.
Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:00
Teens swap reading time for social media, says new research
New research published by the American Psychological Association has found that the number of teenagers reading is dropping at an alarming rate, as young people shun books, newspapers and magazines in favour of social media.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 01:00
Life beyond the smartphone
A new camp for teens and preteens will attempt to wean young people away from their devices
Tue, 14 Aug 2018 06:51
South Korea mulls blocking teens from controversial online communities
The South Korean government will consider banning teenagers from accessing online communities where hate speech prevails, including an extremist feminist site, the Korea Communications Commission said.
Thu, 19 Jul 2018 09:08
Teens glued to phones risk 'modest' rise in ADHD symptoms: study
Could teenagers suffer symptoms of attention deficit hyperactivity disorder after engaging in excessive smartphone use?
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
Young teens’ wedding photos brings call for investigation
Girl, 14, and boy, 16, post photos after getting married in Thailand.
Thu, 21 Jun 2018 01:11
Thai teens take on best of Europe
Teenagers Saranporn Langkulgasettrin and Aprichaya Yubol lead the local challenge against Europe’s finest as the US$300,000 LET Thailand Championship tees off this morning in Chon Buri.
Sun, 17 Jun 2018 01:00
Board game teaches financial literacy to Klong Toei slum teens
A GROUP of university students have now introduced to Thailand’s biggest slum community “a practical board game” for the purpose of promoting financial literacy among teenagers.
Mon, 04 Jun 2018 14:26
Two teens in coma after alleged murder-suicide attempt fails in Bangkok
An 18-year-old man allegedly shot his 18-year-old ex-girlfriend and turned the gun on himself in Bangkok’s Min Buri district on Monday morning, leaving both in coma, police said.
Wed, 23 May 2018 12:53
Suphan Buri teens killed in ‘daredevil’ road race
Two motorcyclists, ages 15 and 16, were killed “daredevil racing” in Suphan Buri just after midnight on Wednesday.
Tue, 08 May 2018 09:36
Teens test positive for drug use after police raid party in Pattaya
Police say seven teenagers tested positive for drug use after officers raided a party at a rented luxury house in Pattaya early on Tuesday.
Sat, 05 May 2018 07:02
EU invites 15,000 teens to travel free in Europe
The European Union on Thursday launched a plan for thousands of 18-year-old Europeans to travel in the bloc for free this summer as part of efforts to promote the EU.
Tue, 06 Mar 2018 12:37
Buri Ram woman, 19, arrested with hoard of meth, ketamine
A woman still in her teens was arrested in a Buri Ram public park on Tuesday after allegedly handing methamphetamine pills to an undercover policeman.