Tue, 18 Jun 2019 01:00
Palad khik – proof that size really does matter
Re: “Wooden penises a poor substitute for the real thing”, Have Your Say, June 17.
Mon, 17 Jun 2019 01:00
Wooden penises a poor substitute for the real thing
Re: Stephff’s “Farang Affairs” cartoon, June 15-16.
Sun, 09 Jun 2019 18:30
Just-rebuilt historic German sailing ship sinks after collision
A collision between a vintage sailing ship and a container vessel in Germany injured five people and sunk the wooden ship which had just been restored at a cost of 1.5 million euros ($ 1.7 million), police said.
Thu, 09 May 2019 13:01
Tak furniture factory destroyed in blaze
A huge fire swept through a furniture factory near the border in Tak’s Mae Sot district early on Thursday, damaging huge piles of processed wood and wooden furniture.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
Hilton to ride on Asia Pacific growth
DoubleTree by Hilton is turning its focus to Asia Pacific as part of the company’s ambitious global development plans, Sean Wooden, Hilton’s vice president for brand management, Asia Pacific, said in an interview with The Nation’s Kwanchai Rungfapaisarn.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 18:47
Fire hits Nu Pho refugee camp in Tak
Residents at Tak province’s Ban Nu Pho refugee camp in Tambon Mae Chan, Umphang district flee their homes in panic as a fire breaks out on Monday afternoon, damaging 50 wooden shacks in the process.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 10:53
Girl, 5, perishes in Ubon Ratchathni house fire
A five-year-old girl perished in a fire that engulfed a wooden house in Ubon Ratchathani's Pibul Mungsahan district early Monday. She had been left in the care of her 10-year-old sister, police said.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:00
The house that Khan built
A newly restored “gingerbread” house delights with its wooden architecture savoured alongside coffee and Thai desserts
Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:15
Six houses burned down in Bangkok community
Six wooden houses were destroyed in a fire that swept through a Bangkok community early on Thursday, police said.
Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:06
Fire destroys wooden house in Phuket
A fire totally destroyed a wooden house and storage area in the Wichit area of Phuket on Monday, with damage estimated at around Bt300,000.
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 15:00
Teacher probed after Buri Ram boy allegedly beaten
A Buri Ram school has set up a committee to investigate a parent’s allegation that one of its teachers made a Prathom 6 pupil do 50 jumping jacks in the hot sun and struck him 10 times with a wooden stick wrapped in duct tape.
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 01:00
Snuff out smouldering scandal over wooden Suvarnabhumi terminal
Re: “Planned wooden airport terminal sparks fire concern”, National News, September 7.
Mon, 10 Sep 2018 12:50
A greener way to spend your holiday
Eco-friendly hotels might conjure up images of creepy crawlies and wooden shacks, but today many hotels in Thailand are proving that you don’t need to compromise on style or comfort for sustainability. The online travel agent Agoda suggests some of Thailand’s most luxurious eco-friendly properties that are as sustainable as they are indulgent.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
Planned wooden airport terminal sparks fire concerns
MASSIVE WOODEN structures featuring prominently in the winning design for Suvarnabhumi Airport’s new passenger terminal could pose a fire risk and might violate construction laws, the Engineering Institute of Thailand (EIT) said yesterday.
Mon, 20 Aug 2018 08:47
Blaze destroys living quarters of Sports Authority officials in Bangkok
A fire swept through five terraced wooden houses belonging to the Sports Authority of Thailand and housing SAT officials in Bangkok’s Bang Kapi district early Monday.