The Department of Special Investigation (DSI) is ready to adjust its previous action plan to launch a joint DSI-police-Army operation to arrest fugitive Phra Dhammachayo, former abbot of Wat Dhammakaya in Pathum Thani, DSI chief Pol Colonel Paisit Wongmua
MANILA - Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte on Wednesday taunted the country's Catholic priests and bishops to take highly addictive crystal methamphetamine, as he accused them of "hypocrisy" for criticising his deadly drug war.
Jarupon Sathirapongsasuti, the Thai co-founder and chief technology officer of US firm SQ Technologies Inc and computational biologist at 23andMe Inc, gave The Nation an interview on the differences between establishing start-ups in the US and in Thailand, and his recommendations for Thai start-ups. Jarupon holds a PhD in bio-statistics from Harvar...
LONDON - Shares in UK publisher Pearson plunged up to 28 per cent Wednesday after it issued a profit warning and said it would sell holdings in Penguin Random House, a joint venture with German media company Bertelsmann.
Police are gathering more evidence to reapply for arrest warrants for 100 police force applicants who allegedly cheated by copying answers in the police entrance examination last month, deputy Bangkok police chief Pol Maj-General Adul Narongsak said Wedne
ROME - A series of earthquakes measuring 5.3-5.7 magnitude struck central Italy on Wednesday, bringing fresh terror to an area still reeling from deadly quakes last year and struggling to cope with heavy snowfall.
SHANGHAI - China may allow foreign companies to launch IPOs on its stock exchanges and issue corporate bonds, the government said, after President Xi Jinping promised the world his country was committed to opening its markets.
WASHINGTON - Donald Trump, whose early-morning rants and policy pronouncements on Twitter have left the world hanging on his every typed word, said he doesn't like using the social media platform in comments to air Wednesday.
The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration will hold a Big Cleaning Day at Sanam Luang Thursday night and Friday morning to make preparations for religious rites to mark 100 days after the passing of King Rama IX.
PHNOM PENH - Seven Cambodian women have been rescued from a restaurant in Japan where they were allegedly forced into sex work after a victim made a desperate Facebook plea for help, an official said Wednesday.