• Mon, 04 Mar 2019 01:00
    Hot for Hitler: Decoding SE Asia’s obsession with Nazi iconography
    Thai teen idol Namsai feared being booted from her band after a photo of her wearing a T-shirt with a Nazi swastika went viral, but without the uproar she says she would have remained ignorant about the offensive implications of her fashion choices.
    opinion
  • Fri, 04 Jan 2019 19:33
    Amid netizens uproar over likely poll delay, EC tells govt to publish decree
    Left holding a hot potato to determine the election date, the Election Commission (EC) on Friday said it was ready to hold an election and was only waiting for the government to issue the royal decree.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:30
    Painting temples gold can land you in jail, warns Fine Art Department
    After a report of historical temples being painted gold triggered an uproar on social media, the Culture Ministry’s Fine Art Department on Wednesday warned people to stop unauthorised painting of national heritage monuments as it violates the law.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 01 Sep 2018 01:00
    Conflict of design
    Special Report: Here’s uproar over the concept for a new terminal at Suvarnabhumi Airport – and how it was picked
    national
  • Tue, 28 Aug 2018 01:00
    Choice facing Thailand: safe roads or driving for all 
    Re: “Driving licence uproar unmasks character flaws”, Editorial, yesterday.
    your say
  • Mon, 27 Aug 2018 01:00
    Driving licence uproar unmasks character flaws
    As long as we as a society tend to shun the rules, the roads will never be safe
    opinion
  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 08:31
    US judge blocks release of 3D gun blueprints amid uproar
    A US judge on Tuesday temporarily blocked the online publication of blueprints for 3D-printed firearms, in a last-ditch effort to stop a settlement President Donald Trump's administration had reached with the company releasing the digital documents.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 14:28
    Samui gibbon abuse sparks outrage
    A foreign resident on Koh Samui has exposed that a baby gibbon was abused on a popular beach, resulting in an uproar among expats on Facebook.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 10:40
    Uproar over Australian army vehicle flying swastika flag
    An Australian army vehicle flew a Nazi swastika flag during an operation in Afghanistan, the prime minister confirmed Thursday in an act he called "completely and utterly unacceptable".
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
    Milk isn’t free of additives
    Why the huge uproar about the quality of school lunches in Thailand and yet not a word about the large-scale addition of fluoride in the free milk programme for the children?
    your say
  • Tue, 29 May 2018 13:36
    Uproar as ex-deputy Australia PM plans to sell love-child story
    A decision by Australia's former deputy prime minister to sell his story about having a love child with a former aide sparked derision Tuesday and calls for politicians to be banned from paid interviews.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 30 Apr 2018 09:25
    Indonesia must not be foreign workforce-phobic
    There are two main reasons as to why Presidential Regulation No. 20/2018 on the employment of foreign workers, which will become effective in early July, has stirred widespread uproar.
    opinion
  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 01:00
    Is Premchai case a diversion?
    Social media are in uproar, mainstream media are full of lurid headlines, protesters are on the streets, walls are covered with representations of black leopards and the authorities are throwing the book at him, together with anything else they can lay their hands on.
    your say
  • Fri, 09 Mar 2018 12:54
    Facebook uproar over woman sitting in Ayutthaya Buddha’s lap
    Another disrespectful tourist posing for pictures among the monuments of Ayutthaya has drawn the ire of the Thai Facebook community.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 07 Feb 2018 01:00
    How Prawit has succeeded where Prayut has failed
    Of all people, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwan shouldn’t have been surprised by the public uproar over the latter’s luxury wristwatches. In politics, transparency has to do with doubts as much as facts. You can’t keep governing effectively when you are the centre of suspicion, whether you’re innocent or not.
    opinion
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