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Thai journalists need the same unity shown in Myanmar
July 22, 2014 1:00 am

Thai journalists need the same unity shown in Myanmar

Thais tend to take pride that their homeland is "superior" to Myanmar in the sense that the latter is the poorest country in the region.

All the lessons learned from this year's World Cup
July 15, 2014 1:00 am

All the lessons learned from this year's World Cup

FIFA World Cup 2014 brought joy to football lovers across the world and sadness to losers, especially those in the host country, Brazil. It also brought with it lessons on how to truly enjoy a sporting event.

Junta pushing renovation unseen for decades
July 8, 2014 1:00 am

Junta pushing renovation unseen for decades

In the six weeks since the military took control, actions unseen during decades of elected governments have been unveiled.

Climate change will show no mercy to dithering Thailand
July 1, 2014 1:00 am

Climate change will show no mercy to dithering Thailand

Prevention is better than cure. That truth is obvious when it comes to personal health, but it also applies to the health of the environment, on which we all depend.

What have we learnt from Tom Yam Kung crisis?
June 24, 2014 1:00 am

What have we learnt from Tom Yam Kung crisis?

Next week marks the 17th anniversary of the baht devaluation - a decision that brought the worst economic pain for Thailand in decades.

Human trafficking: Moment of truth arrives for Thailand
June 17, 2014 1:00 am

Human trafficking: Moment of truth arrives for Thailand

Reports of forced labour in Thailand have drawn little attention from most Thais, though they have become a focus for the international community, led by the US.

NCPO, please kill our subsidy culture
June 10, 2014 1:00 am

NCPO, please kill our subsidy culture

As Thailand enters its third week under military rule and pledges of reform, the National Centre for Peace and Order (NCPO) is being bombarded by requests and suggestions.

Can the military plot a path through our budgeting minefield?
June 3, 2014 1:00 am

Can the military plot a path through our budgeting minefield?

When elections are eventually called, we will be bombarded by campaigns designed to win as many votes as possible.

The difference between a house and a home
May 27, 2014 1:00 am

The difference between a house and a home

Shelter is recognised as one of the four basic needs for survival. But as we know, a shelter is not a home until those who dwell there feel they belong.

The question of dignity
May 20, 2014 1:00 am

The question of dignity

Dignity does not consist in possessing honours, but in deserving them," said Aristotle.