Thu, 25 Apr 2019 01:00
A web of lies
Not long before she died last year, veteran Japanese actress Kirin Kiki asked her friend Yuichi Hibi to tell the story of a Japanese con woman Setsuko Yamabe who escaped to Thailand. The film premiered last week in Okinawa
movie & TV
Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
Country returning to undemocratic rule, warns senior Pheu Thai figure
WITH REPORTS predicting the setting up of a national unity government to tackle the political deadlock, veteran politician Phumtham Wechayachai said yesterday that the Constitution and the legal framework had indeed been designed to cause complications and difficulties that would draw the nation down the path to undemocratic rule.
Sat, 06 Apr 2019 01:00
Dominant Thais looks to doubles veterans to wrap up Davis Cup-tie
HOSTS Thailand have a predictable and convincing 2-0 lead over the Philippines after the opening singles of their Davis Cup-tie in Nonthaburi on Friday.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 18:07
Two veteran Pheu Thai politicians lose seats in Khon Kaen
Two several-term MPs of the Pheu Thai Party suffered defeat to candidates from the Future Forward and Phalang Pracharat parties in Khon Kaen in Sunday’s general election.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:25
Two Pheu Thai veteran MPs in Chiang Rai lose to lesser-known Future Forward candidates
Two long-time champions of the Pheu Thai Party in Chiang Rai were beaten by new-face candidates of the Future Forward Party in Sunday’s general election.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:00
Rangsima shines through Democrat gloom
Despite the Democrat Party’s massive setbacks in its traditional strongholds of Bangkok and the South, Rangsima Rodrassami will be returning to Parliament, representing the Central province of Samut Songkram.
Wed, 20 Mar 2019 01:00
Beijing leadership destroyed a great world civilisation
A veteran of the Tiananmen Square democracy uprising, Liu Xiabo was serving his fourth prison sentence, for 11 years, when he became the first and so far only Chinese national to receive the Nobel Peace Prize. The committee cited “his long and non-violent struggle for fundamental human rights in China”.
Sat, 09 Mar 2019 01:00
Sky is the limit for new father Sattaya
New dad Sattaya Supupramai shot an immaculate 67 to share the halfway lead along with veteran Udorn Duangdecha after the second round of the Bt5 million Singha Masters at Santiburi Country Club in Chiang Rai on Friday.
Fri, 01 Mar 2019 15:55
Obituary : Veteran Japanese journalist died at 85
Veteran Japanese journalist and former Kyodo News Bangkok Bureau Chief, Fumio Matsuo, died in New York on February 26 while performing his duty at the age of 85.
Fri, 15 Feb 2019 01:00
From wars to Duterte: Ressa ‘refuses to hide’
Philippine journalist Maria Ressa is a veteran of conflict zones who now finds herself at the heart of a fight against government legal attacks she says are intended to silence her.
Sat, 09 Feb 2019 17:46
Ormsby and Kaufman take charge at Vic Open
Veteran Wade Ormsby took a two-shot lead at the Vic Open on Saturday as he searches for a second European Tour win, while American Kim Kaufman leads the women in a concurrent LPGA Tour event.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 09:50
Queues form as MP candidates register their applications
Veterans and young politicians from all over the country came together to register their applications as MP candidates on Monday, the first day of registration,
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Critics pick their favourites
Newcomers join veterans on the nominations list, but where are the awards for musicals?
Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
Several veterans lead list for PM candidates
As of Tuesday, several heavyweight politicians were publicly named as prime ministerial candidates in the run up to the elections in March.
Sat, 26 Jan 2019 14:11
China to arrest 19 over military veteran protests: state media
Chinese authorities on Friday ordered the arrest of 19 people for allegedly organising protests by military veterans in two cities last year, state media reported.