Military-backed lawmakers have voted to impeach Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra over a controversial rice subsidy scheme. The verdict carries
Dozens killed in heavy rains and flash floods across parts of the Philippines, Malaysia and southern Thailand.
Memorial services are taking place to remember thousands of people who were killed in the Indian Ocean tsunami. Hit by a 10-metre wave, Indonesia’s
December the 26th, 2014, marks the 10th anniversary of the Indian Ocean earthquake and tsunami that resulted in the deaths of over 230,000 people.
Elephants dressed as Santa Clauses arrive to distribute presents and joy to children in Thailand’s central Ayutthaya province.
Thailand’s Princess Srirasmi has announced she will renounce her royalty, and will not become queen when her husband ascends the throne. Her family
The US online taxi booking company Uber has had several more set backs since being banned in India where one of its drivers has been accused of
The King of Thailand has cancelled a public appearance for his 87th birthday on the advice of doctors. King Bhumibol Adulyadej has spent time in
Pop violinist Vanessa Mae is appealing her four-year skiing ban for allegedly helping to fix a series of qualifying races that allowed her to compete
Thousands of students, activists and health officials paraded through Pattaya beach town on Monday (December 1) to promote safe sex on World
Thousands of macaques in Thailand’s Lopburi province were treated to a feast on Sunday (November 30). Trays of vegetables, fruits and desserts
What are serious games and can they make a difference to educational outcomes? Can game-based learning be used to teach every subject? All of these
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In this edition of Target, we discover one of world’s most beautiful airports, Survanabhumi in Bangkok. Here 300,000 flights take off and land from
In this edition of Target we are in Thailand. Number 18 in the Doing Business rankings, the country attracts not only tourists, but investors from
Thailand’s prime minister and the country’s Election Commission agreed on Wednesday to hold an election in July despite the opposition’s reluctance
Many experts say that early learning gives children a head start when they go to school. But what kind of learning and how much? In this edition of
In this edition of Learning World we see how three approaches are making the daily handling of money and financial affairs a core subject in
An Airbus 330-300 operated by Thai Airways skidded off the runway at Bangkok’s main international airport after the nose wheel collapsed on landing
Muay Thai means the art of eight limbs. According to legend, Muay Thai helped maintain Thailand’s independence. And being a champion today means
Leonardo di Caprio, Roger Moore and Ewan McGregor have one thing in common – they have all starred in movies filmed in Thailand. But not only do
Buddhism is an essential part of Thai culture which has retained its significance in the modern world. In the second edition of Thai Life we are
Children from migrant families often face the twin tasks of learning a whole new language and integrating into an unfamiliar culture before they can
In this week’s Learning World, we are looking at lifelong education: focusing on the huge number of things we have still got to learn long after our
From Thailand to Cuba, Brazil to Morocco, sex-tourism is lucrative. Websites hawk erotic escapes while authorities in impoverished lands are tempted
Thailand has again been experiencing anti-government protests, but nothing on the scale of the demonstrations there last year that left scores of