Sun, 03 Feb 2019 16:10
Peaceful ending to drama after UK tenant threatens suicide
A 51-year-old British man allegedly threatened to jump from his room on the ninth floor of a Phuket building on Saturday afternoon following a dispute over rent with his landlord before provincial officials intervened to resolve the situation.
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 01:00
PM vows to crack the whip over pollution
Calls for greater cooperation from the public and threatens officials with punishment.
Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
Junta digs in its heels over March 24 as election date
GROUP THREATENS TO TAKE TO STREETS IF ROYAL DECREE NOT PUBLISHED BY TODAY
Thu, 03 Jan 2019 18:25
Tourists flee Thai islands as Tropical Storm Pabuk closes in
Tens of thousands of tourists have fled some of Thailand's most popular islands and resort areas as Tropical Storm Pabuk closes in and threatens to batter the southern part of the kingdom with heavy rains, winds and seven-metre (22-foot) waves.
Thu, 13 Dec 2018 01:00
Permafrost thaw threatens 70 per cent of Arctic infrastructure: study
A warming climate is thawing permafrost and up to 70 per cent of infrastructure in the Arctic region is at risk, including key oil and gas fields, a new study said yesterday.
Thu, 29 Nov 2018 06:51
US slams harmful China trade policies, threatens auto tariffs
US Trade Representative Robert Lighthizer on Wednesday slammed Beijing for failing to offer "meaningful reform" on aggressive trade policies that harm US workers and industry, and threatened tariffs on Chinese autos.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 14:01
May heads to Brussels as Spain threatens Brexit summit
British Prime Minister Theresa May was headed back to Brussels on Saturday to defend the planned Brexit divorce deal even as Spain threatened to boycott an EU summit meant to endorse it.
Sat, 03 Nov 2018 09:50
EU threatens to slap sanctions
Asks Myanmar to address widespread human rights violations against Rohingyas
Wed, 31 Oct 2018 17:13
Mistaking her for a porn actress, man threatens girlfriend with knife
LAS CRUCES - A 28-year-old man from Las Cruces in New Mexico, United States was arrested after he threatened his girlfriend with a knife — this after he had mistaken her for a porn actress.
Tue, 23 Oct 2018 01:00
Dementia epidemic threatens country’s ‘knowledge treasury’
Re: “Ageing brains and lost memories”, National, October 13.
Sat, 20 Oct 2018 01:00
A battle for Montmartre’s soul
Mass tourism threatens the bohemian Paris neighbourhood
Wed, 17 Oct 2018 01:00
Delay in turtle’s status upgrade threatens marine species with extinction
IT MAY BE too late to save leatherback turtles from extinction in Thailand’s seas, as a legal deadlock prevents a conservation status upgrade to protect this critically endangered turtle species and three other rare marine animals.
Sat, 13 Oct 2018 14:54
'Window of opportunity narrowing' on global growth: IMF
The window of opportunity to keep global growth on track is "narrowing" amid trade disputes and emerging markets crises, the IMF said Saturday, and cautioned against currency wars as a US-China spat threatens to boil over.
Sat, 06 Oct 2018 15:37
S. Arabia threatens to block key UN climate report: sources
Oil giant Saudi Arabia is seeking to block adoption of a key UN climate change report unless a passage highlighting the inadequacy of national carbon-cutting pledges is removed or altered, multiple sources told AFP.
Thu, 04 Oct 2018 19:21
Cyber crime threatens losses of $1.7 trillion in Asia Pacific
HANOI - More than half of the 1,300 organisations surveyed had either experienced a cybersecurity incident or were not sure if they had one since they did not perform proper forensic or data breach assessment.