The Cobra Gold joint military exercise this week and the inaugural Asean-US summit in southern California next week against the backdrop of the recently inked Trans-Pacific Partnership (TPP) free-trade area reflect the standings and priorities of Bangkok and Washington. Thailand’s international engagements are increasingly on the back foot, unable to plough ahead and prone to expediency because of…
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LONDON — Global markets shuddered again Thursday with bank stocks in particular getting hammered, oil falling further and investors turning to perceived safe havens like gold.
Immigration police have confirmed that no one on the country’s immigration blacklist entered through Krabi airport during the several hours that it suffered a power blackout on Wednesday.
The election for president of the Football Association of Thailand (FAT) went ahead as scheduled Thursday after the Administrative Court yesterday refused to issue an injunction to postpone the polls.
Leaders of the 10 member countries of the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) have something to look forward to after Valentine’s Day.
The Civil Court on Wednesday ordered former Pheu Thai Bangkok MP Karun Hosakul to pay 5.3 million baht to the Election Commission (EC) after his banning from politics for defaming a rival candidate from the Democrat Party forced a by-election.
The Criminal Court on Wednesday approved a police request to further detain Spanish murder suspect Artur Segarra Princep.
High-performance coupe gets options of spicier looks, sharper handling and more evocative engine and exhaust sound.
How much is one’s way of life worth? For indigenous forest dweller No-ae Mimee, it is very cheap indeed.
American voters in New Hampshire voters go to the polls Tuesday in presidential primaries that historically have cut the number of candidates down to size.
Total Access Communication Plc (DTAC) plans to invest 70 billion baht over the next three years to expand and better market its 4G network, its chief executive said, in a bid to protect market share.
An artist who chronicles current events by digitally painting them using a computer monitor as his canvass became famous overnight when he posted his painting of late actor Tridsadee “Por” Sahawong. The digital artist talks about his inspiration, ambition and meaning of art. (Video by Jetjaras Na Ranong)
A Spanish man returned to Thailand Monday for the allegedly killing and dismembering a compatriot denied the charges, but police remain confident they have the right man.
TRANG — The man who shot dead his four young children at their home in Palian district on Monday morning turned the gun on himself after a nine-hour standoff with police.
Baht volatility has gained pace since the beginning of this year, in line with regional currencies, a central banker said on Monday.
Does a high body mass index equal an unhealthy heart?
Uzbek woman Refika Shakirova looked weary when she met police late last month after she escaped from a gang of three men who allegedly assaulted and raped her, demanded a ransom and detained her for nine days.
Thais of Chinese descent in Bangkok take part in various activities to mark the Lunar New Year. Some pray for good fortune, while others burn paper copies, which will be used by their dead relatives in the afterlife. This year’s Chinese Lunar New Year, also called Spring Festival, falls on Feb 8, the first day of the Year of the Monkey. (Bangkok Post photos)
North Korea has launched a long-range rocket carrying what it says is a satellite, South Korean media reports. (Reuters video)
The 20th Anniversary Professional Robot Maker exhibition was organised by the Institute of Field Robotics (FIBO) at King Mongkut’s University of Technology Thonburi (KMUTT) on Feb 4 and 5, 2016. A large variety of robots and innovations were displayed at the event. (Video by Jiraporn Kuhakan)