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Now you can study the success of K-pop band BTS – University of California, Berkeley

PHOTO: BTS members posing with South Korean President Moon Jae In 400 million views, 500 million, 600 million. Just scroll…

6 days ago

Flying into history, the mighty Airbus A380

In an era where airlines are now run by accountants instead of pioneers, aviators or passionate flyers, it's no wonder…

7 days ago

Airbus signals end to A380 production, end of an era

Emirates Airlines says it's reducing its Airbus A380 orders from 162 to 123 aircraft. They say this follows a review…

1 week ago

Air Asia booking system down for 24 hours this weekend

Air Asia will be upgrading it Navitaire New Skies reservation system over the weekend causing a 24 hour blackout for…

2 weeks ago

24 year old dies after e-cigarette explodes in his face

PHOTO: William Brown died in a Fort Worth hospital on January 29 - CNN CNN reports that a Texas man…

3 weeks ago

Aussie cave divers given top honours for their role in last year’s Tham Luang rescue

PHOTO: Richard Harris and Craig Challen along with Australian PM Scott Morrison Cave rescue divers Dr. Richard Harris and Craig Challen…

4 weeks ago

Will the West embrace the South Korean male beauty product industry?

PHOTO: 'V' or Kim Tae Hyung from Korean band BTS Over the past decade South Korean men have become the…

4 weeks ago

Cardiff striker Emiliano Sala said he was ‘concerned about plane’

PHOTO: Facebook/Emiliano Sala "I'm on a plane that looks like it's going to fall apart, and I'm leaving for Cardiff,"…

1 month ago

Thai-owned Dusit D2 Hotel under fire in Nairobi

PHOTO: Google Maps Two explosions and gunfire have been heard amid an apparent attack at an upscale hotel and office…

1 month ago

Paralyzed from rare disease, Caroline returns home from Thailand

Original report by Karina Bolster and David Hylton. PHOTOS: Facebook/Jim Brader A 22 year old woman from Virginia, US, who…

1 month ago

Rahaf al-Qunun arrives in Canada – no mention in Saudi media

The 18 year old Saudi runaway who says she feared her family and possible death if she was deported back…

1 month ago

Thai cabinet extends visa-fee-waiver until after Songkran

Tourists from over 21 countries will continue to benefit from an extension to the visa fee waiver introduced in November…

1 month ago

Saudi: Time to update 40 year old immigration laws – Surachete

by Suriya Patatayo Immigration Chief Surachate Hakparn says he planned to update immigration laws that have been in force for…

2 months ago

Australian minister says Saudi teen will get “very serious consideration”: Thaiger Bite

The Australian Government has given its strongest hint yet that the 18 year old Saudi woman in Bangkok would be…

2 months ago

UPDATE: Saudi embassy in Bangkok distances itself from al-Qunun story

"Al-Qunun says she doesn't want to meet with her father or brother." The Thai immigration police chief yesterday met with…

2 months ago

VIDEO: Thai firefighters and rescuers cross border to help Cambodian firefighters

PHOTO: The Mirror  A fire which broke out in an building in Poipet, Cambodia on Monday night, saw Thai fire…

2 months ago

UK honours given to British divers for Thai cave rescue

PHOTO: CNN, The Nation The seven British cave divers who took part in the extraordinary Tham Luang cave rescue operation…

2 months ago

South Korean President Moon Jae-in is the Time Magazine Person of the Year

by Cod Satrusayang - Asia News Network In a few decades, when people look back on 2018, perhaps they will only…

2 months ago

Melbourne loses its crown as the World’s Most Livable City

PHOTO: Not the world's most livable city anymore 1. Vienna, Austria 2. Melbourne, Australia 3. Osaka, Japan 4. Calgary, Canada 5.…

2 months ago

Thai business tycoon buys Fortune for $150 million

Photo: Fortune Chatchaval Jiaravanon, son of the executive chairman of Thailand's biggest conglomerate (the Charoen Pokphand Group) and part of…

2 months ago