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Thai Rath downsizes newspaper workforce citing crippling decline in revenues

Thai Rath, the country's biggest newspaper, is buckling under the weight of digital change and downsizing its staff. In yet…

18 hours ago

Miss Philippines wins Miss Universe 2018 – Thailand in Top 10

PHOTO: philstar.com Just in case you needed to know... Miss Universe 2018, the 67th Miss Universe pageant, was held today…

2 days ago

Malaysian PM receives honorary doctorate from Rangsit University

PHOTOS: Facebook/Rangsit University Malaysian Prime Minister Mahathir Mohamad and Rangsit University President Arthit Ourairat during the convocation ceremony on Sunday.…

2 days ago

Suspect arrested over grenade attacks during Bangkok protests in 2014

PHOTO MONTAGE: Thai PBS Back in early 2014 the street protests were in full swing on selected streets in the…

3 days ago

Leonid meteor shower displays across the early morning skies

"...at some times, about three to four meteors per minute." PHOTO: Nexter.org More than 500 stargazers, many from Bangkok, camped…

4 days ago

Diamond thief captured on Thai border

by Kittipong Maneerit He read about a gem-seller wanting to sell a diamond valued at 10 million baht. So he…

4 days ago

10 million baht gem heist getaway motorcycle belonged to dead Thai man

The getaway motorcycle used in the theft of a 10 million baht diamond from a fake jewelry store, set up…

4 days ago

17 year old student arrested for running porn site

PHOTO: The Nation A young male university student has been arrested over charges of running a pornographic photo website in…

5 days ago

Assets valued at 39 million baht seized in Magic Skin case

And there's more to come, according to investigators... The AMLO (Anti-Money Laundering Office) seized 19 million baht cash and two…

5 days ago

Samut Prakan zoo denies mistreatment of elephant

by Suthinan Kongsin The Samut Prakan Livestock Development Office have inspected Samut Prakan Crocodile Farm and Zoo after media reports…

6 days ago