Overuse of antibiotics is especially bad in Thailand, with 100 dying every day from resistance, worse than all of Europe, a researcher says.
Lydia Lee, a Korean high school student, has become famous overnight after her cover of Adele’s ‘Hello’ attracted millions of YouTube viewers, some saying hers is better than the original. You can decide for yourself.
A devoted fan of actress Patcharapa "Aum" Chaichua claims she was duped out of about 8 million baht by a former acquaintance of the star who said she needed money for medical bills.
Today is "Black Friday" in the US and Kittipak, our student "reporter" there, explains what it is and why "black" actually has a positive meaning.
Millions of people, both Thais and foreign tourists, took part in last night's Loy Krathong festivities around the country and they are being more careful of the environment. Here is a quick look at some of the Bangkok sites.
The Civil Court on Thursday ordered the family of a young driver who killed nine and injured four van passengers in a crash on Bangkok's Don Muang tollway five years ago to pay about 30 million baht in total compensation to the victims.
Alfred Einstein's Theory of Relativity is 100 years old this week. A 3-minute cartoon, narrated by David Tennant (Dr Who), will get you started in understanding it. Another 10 years might finish the job.
If you are one of the many people who put coins in your krathong, don't expect the money to be there for long.
Tensions soared yesterday as Turkey shot down a Russian warplane on the Syrian border which it claimed had violated its airspace. One of the two pilots has now been reported to have been rescued.
The Transport Ministry has temporarily closed seven piers along the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok ahead of the tonight's Loy Krathong festival for safety reasons. Two canals feeding water treatment plants are also off limits.