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  • NEWS

    Long journey in honour of His Majesty the King

    News, King-oua Laohong, Published on 07/04/2019

    » Dato Chem Sukwut and his wife, Hiang, set off from Malaysia three weeks ago on a mission of faith -- to collect water from sources where water is to be blessed for His Majesty the King's coronation next month.

  • TRAVEL

    Once in a lifetime

    Brunch, Karnjana Karnjanatawe, Published on 07/04/2019

    » The sky in Mae Hong Son was grey with haze, blanketing the province day and night. The smell from forest fires and the open-air burning of farm waste hurt the nose. The polluted air hurt the eyes. But the ongoing air crisis couldn't ruin the celebratory spirit of Ban Pha Bong community as it hosted Poi Sang Long, the annual mass novice ordination ceremony of the Tai Yai ethnic group.

  • NEWS

    UK's May warns deal with opposition only way to secure Brexit

    AFP, Published on 07/04/2019

    » LONDON - Prime Minister Theresa May on Saturday defended her decision to turn to Britain's main opposition to get her EU divorce deal approved, warning without cross-party consensus Brexit could "slip through our fingers".

  • NEWS

    Venezuelans protest as Guaido declares 'definitive' escalation

    AFP, Published on 07/04/2019

    » CARACAS - Venezuelan opposition leader Juan Guaido on Saturday launched what he promises will be a "definitive" escalation of pressure to force the country's embattled leftist leader from office.

  • NEWS

    Canal's redevelopment sees local hopes swell

    News, Supoj Wancharoen, Published on 07/04/2019

    » Khlong Lat Phrao, a major canal in Bangkok, was once known for its putrid water, proliferation of rubbish and land encroachment along its banks.

  • LIFESTYLE

    Slippery knowledge

    Brunch, Suthon Sukphisit, Published on 07/04/2019

    » The cooking-oil industry is like an ongoing battle between various types of oils -- palm, soybean, corn, sunflower, rice-bran, canola and olive. Getting more and more serious every day, the oil war doesn't seem to have a winner or loser when it comes to benefits. Each has its own scientific studies and research as reference to underline advantages or otherwise.

  • LIFESTYLE

    J-pop gone rogue

    Brunch, Chanun Poomsawai, Published on 07/04/2019

    » Anyone who's been to Japan (or spent a decent amount of time on the internet) would have probably come across T-shirts with puzzling or badly translated English. Perusing CHAI's pastel-hued website gives you a similar experience except that everything actually makes sense -- "We Are New Exciting Onna (female) Band From Japan! NEO KAWAII ! COMPLEX IS ART!," its meta description announces. A click and a quick scroll down also give you an overview on the group's "NEO KAWAII" ethos, which essentially goes against any notions of the classic kawaii ("You don't need to have big eyes or have skinny legs to be KAWAII! There should be many more types of KAWAII, and everyone is KAWAII in her own way … Our insecurities make us who we are. The insecurities become art. KAWAII is a never-ending journey!").

  • NEWS

    'Yellow vests' march again in Paris

    AFP, Published on 07/04/2019

    » PARIS: Thousands of "yellow vest" protesters marched Saturday for the 21st consecutive week to denounce French government policies, as the authorities prepare to unveil the results of a nationwide consultative exercise designed to address public grievances.

  • NEWS

    Can Tiger Roll become first horse to win three straight Grand Nationals?

    AFP, Published on 07/04/2019

    » LONDON: Tiger Roll put his name alongside Grand National legend Red Rum on Saturday by winning the greatest steeplechase in the world in successive years -- now the question is can he become the first to win three in a row?

  • NEWS

    Prince William delves into UK's secretive spy world

    AFP, Published on 07/04/2019

    » LONDON: The name's Windsor. William Windsor.

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