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Saving Nepal's newborns
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Saving Nepal's newborns

An army of housewives is mobilised in an attempt to lower the country's neonatal mortality rate


Navy's submarine acquisition plan can wait

While security planners need to look ahead, the..


The gold standard bandwagon is rolling - Thailand must climb aboard

The world is slowly, if almost unnoticeably,..

what others say

Dialogue with China necessary for boosting Hong Kong's autonomy

The most important thing is to avoid bloodshed. Hong Kong authorities have started dismantling and removing barricades set up by..

Taxi scams alive and well in Pattaya

For months government officials, as well as the military and police, have huffed and puffed their way into media headlines with..

Suthichai yoon

November 20, 2014 7:17 am
Thai Talk

Control and command mentality will undermine reform

If the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) and the Prayut government think "control and..

chalk Talk

November 17, 2014 1:00 am

Calls for an Asean University: the time to think about this is now

In July, Roger Chao Jr, a Unesco consultant in Myanmar, wrote an article in "University World News"..


November 19, 2014 1:00 am
stoppage time

Nong Laila shows us how to scold 'thieves'

Her actions are the equivalent of a composer using just two notes to create a masterpiece. Nong..


November 17, 2014 1:00 am
regional perspective

High expectations await Malaysia's Asean chair

Whenever Malaysia chaired Asean in the past, exciting things often happened. This time will be no..


November 21, 2014 1:00 am

The gold standard bandwagon is rolling - Thailand must climb aboard

The world is slowly, if almost unnoticeably, moving back to embrace the gold standard. Russia, China..

Pornpimol kanchanalak

November 20, 2014 7:18 am
tell it as it is

Malls here, malls there, malls everywhere

Every day seems to bring another announcement of a new shopping mall being developed, as if we..

Don Pathan

October 8, 2014 1:00 am

New approach to peace efforts offers hope in deep South

Bangkok's move to verify militant groups' involvement through back-channel talks could create..

Achara Deboonme

November 18, 2014 1:00 am

World's message to Thailand: hot air won't fight climate change

Watching a Discovery documentary last week gave me a chilling insight. A Nepali man whose community..


November 8, 2014 1:00 am
Venus' vision

Dead or alive: whose life is it anyway?

We can't choose the way we're born, but usually we can make arrangements for the way we die. At the..

Guest Columnist

October 29, 2014 1:00 am
guest column

Thailand's sliding reputation is costing much more than just tourism dollars

In the last few months, international media have been flooded with adverse stories about Thailand...

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