Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:00
Splendid in Si Sa Ket
With its Kmer ruins, breathtaking scenery and welcoming residents, this lower Isaan province is perfect for a weekend break
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 20:58
King attends cremation of Leicester City owner Vichai
Thailand's king presided over the cremation of former Leicester City owner and duty-free magnate Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha at a Buddhist temple Thursday in a ceremony that brought together the Thai business and political elites.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 17:11
Tokyo overtakes Bangkok as the top Songkran destination
Traditionally a time when Thais return to their hometowns to pay respect to their elders by pouring scented water onto their palms and visit a temple to make merit, newly released booking data from Agoda (http://www.agoda.com/?site_id=1811392) suggests that they are bucking tradition to spend Songkran abroad.
Fri, 22 Mar 2019 01:00
Chiang Rai’s White Temple to host light festival
Index Creative Village and National Artist Chalermchai Kositpipat will be presenting the Wat Rong Khun Light Fest at his elegant temple in Chiang Rai from November 22 to December 22.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 04:39
Vichai cremation arrivals
Leicester manager Brendan Rodgers and several first-team players arrived in Bangkok on Wednesday to attend Thursday’s cremation of late team owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprapha at Thepsirin temple.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 18:00
Man, 67, commits suicide in temple compound
A Bangkok man was found dead in the compound of a temple in Suphan Buri province on Monday evening in a suspected case of suicide, police said.
Tue, 19 Mar 2019 01:00
Murals brought to life
A group of animators bring the Ramakien as told through the wall paintings at the Temple of the Emerald Buddha to the screen
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Sun, 17 Mar 2019 16:41
Wanted man drowns after being spotted at polling station
A fugitive drowned in a temple pond after he was reportedly spotted by police during advance voting in Bangkok’s Bang Khen district on Sunday.
Sun, 17 Mar 2019 13:29
Thailand's early voting kicks off with crowds, long lines
Hundreds of thousands of voters crowded into schools, parking lots and temples across Thailand on Sunday, eager to cast an early ballot a week before the country's first election in eight years.
Mon, 18 Mar 2019 09:55
Just like heaven (with a chill factor)
Slovakia's ice church is drawing visitors for a religious experience unlike any other
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 20:00
Epic scenes feature in animated film, free screenings around country
Ramayana murals in the Emerald Temple are brought to life in the new animated film “Rama Avatar”, which premiered on Thursday at Bangkok’s Siam Paragon.
Thu, 14 Mar 2019 13:35
78-year-old woman alleges rape by Monk
Police are searching for a suspect after a 78-year-old woman claimed she was raped by a monk near Krabi temple.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 13:36
Finnish man found dead on motorbike in Pattaya
Police are investigating after the body of a European man was found slumped on a motorcycle in Pattaya yesterday. Witnesses notified Pattaya police of the grisly scene outside Boonnakanjanaram Temple in Banglamung.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 11:41
Monk run over while taking alms outside Chumphon temple
A 59-year-old monk making his alms rounds was struck and killed by a speeding pickup truck in Chumphon on Wednesday morning.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
New measures to protect Phetchabun historical park
Fine Arts Department succeeds in halting oil- drilling project to conserve ancient temple complex