SEARCH

Showing 1-10 of 134 results

  • THAILAND

    Korn an appealing face to young voters

    News, Published on 25/01/2020

    » The Democrat Party has lost one of its most reputable assets -- former finance minister and long-time member Korn Chatikavanij -- and it looks like he has jumped ship at the most opportune time.

  • OPINION

    Let's talk about sex

    News, Postbag, Published on 22/01/2020

    » "The Edutainment Continues", (Life, Jan 21), reveals something strange about the human condition; that one of the two most important experiences in life are taboo topics for social discourse and education. Everybody arrives here through sex, and everyone will die. These two factors are the only true common denominators about existence shared by all.

  • THAILAND

    FFP set to dismiss seven 'cobra' MPs

    News, Chairith Yonpiam, Published on 14/12/2019

    » The Future Forward Party (FFP) is planning to axe seven renegade MPs on Monday for their votes against the party during a House session.

  • OPINION

    Korn's Democrat exit could let him shine

    News, Chairith Yonpiam, Published on 18/01/2020

    » The surprise departure of Korn Chatikavanij from the Democrats deals a heavy blow to the oldest political party which was already struggling in an unfavourable political atmosphere. The bold move, however, gives the prominent politician a new opportunity with speculation rife he is about to found a new party. Political observers also foresee the possibility of Mr Korn becoming a new choice for PM in the next election.

  • THAILAND

    Are the knives out for Sudarat?

    News, Nattaya Chetchotiros, Published on 13/01/2020

    » Rifts have deepened within the Pheu Thai Party in the wake of false claims that its chief strategist had quit, and threaten to undermine the main opposition party's performance in the no-confidence debate against the government and the Bangkok governor election, according to political experts.

  • OPINION

    Political storms that will define 2020

    News, Chairith Yonpiam, Published on 04/01/2020

    » The new year has begun with intensifying political confrontation, a consequence of a move to disband the Future Forward Party, which fought back by mobilising street demonstrations. The party's struggle has won substantial support as it is believed that charges against party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit are politically motivated. It is evident that the army under Gen Apirat Kongsompong is paranoid with Mr Thanathorn's move and it should be noted that a growing number of incidents which will raise the political temperature are set to take place this month.

  • OPINION

    Predictions for 2020

    Guru, Pornchai Sereemongkonpol, Published on 03/01/2020

    » We're less than 72 hours into 2020 and I would like to help you, dear readers, ease back into your routines. Here are a few of my somewhat educated guesstimates of what this year has in store for us.

  • OPINION

    Business as usual...

    News, Postbag, Published on 26/12/2019

    » Re: "In 'proxy crisis' land, it's all got so absurd", (Opinion, Dec 24).

  • OPINION

    Will the Empire strike back at the Skywalkers?

    News, Atiya Achakulwisut, Published on 17/12/2019

    » The dark spectre of street politics has returned to a deeply polarised society, as the ruling conservatives try to hold on to their unstable coalition over a feast of shark fin soup.

  • LIFE

    Santa Clauses are coming to town

    Guru, Pornchai Sereemongkonpol, Published on 20/12/2019

    » We catch up with Michael Biedassek (right) and David Pfizenmaier (left), the Thaigers (Thai-German, got it?) who are behind various campaigns for positive social changes. Michael is the managing director of bangkokvanguards, a purpose-driven travel operator that raises awareness of Bangkok's unexplored communities.

Your recent history

  • Recently searched

    • Recently viewed links

      Did you find what you were looking for? Have you got some comments for us?