"Populism stops people from thinking. They simply start waiting for benefits," Prem said in a speech at the 60th anniversary celebration of the National Institute of Development Administration..
An economic slowdown and a slumping rupiah has sparked fears of a repeat of the 1997-98 financial crisis which crippled Indonesia’s economy. "Our economy is in a much better shape compared to..
The court reasoned that evidence proving that Billy is being detained was insufficient. Billy's wife Pinnapa Prueksaphan filed this petition, but two previous courts also dismissed her request for..
A police source said Wednesday that Panupong Rassana, 32, confessed that he was hired to kill Somyot, 62, by a man to whom the late tycoon owed "a lot of money". Panupong reportedly said that he..
Najib has been under increasing pressure since The Wall Street Journal revealed in early July that Malaysian investigators had found nearly $700 million in mysterious deposits into his personal..
Instead of the UN-targeted ceiling of two degrees Celsius (3.6 degrees Fahrenheit) of average warming over pre-Industrial Revolution levels, the world was on track for 2.9-3.1 C by 2100, according..
He was commenting on statement of red-shirt leader Jatuporn Promphan who said he wanted to hold a press conference to announce his opposition to the draft charter. Jatuporn made the statement after..
Only about 18,000 of the 2,021,910 people registered as living abroad in the November 2014 census had sent their applications in before the deadline, said Tin Aye, chairman of the Union Election..
Bangkok Hospital Phuket doctors have explained to Jane Neame, 6-months pregnant, that she needs to remain under observation to ensure there are no infections following her surgery. "It's..
China blames violent unrest in its far western region of Xinjiang on Islamist separatist groups like ETIM, who it says want to set up an independent state called East Turkestan and have bases in..
More than 30,000 people, from soldiers to schoolgirls, marched in a lavish parade in the capital Hanoi to mark the anniversary of founding president Ho Chi Minh’s proclamation of the Democratic..
The second suspect was arrested at the border of Sa Kaew province on Tuesday while the first suspect was arrested at an apartment in Bangkok's Nong Chok district on Saturday. "Police can..