Ronaldo became the fourth player to score in four World Cups, joining Pele, Miroslav Klose and Uwe Seeler.
SOCHI, Russia – Spain, the 2010 World Cup champion, dominated much of the match but was unable to contain Portugal’s Cristiano Ronaldo who scored three goals, which included a perfectly placed 88th-minute free kick that gave his team a 3-3 draw Friday. “When I play against a player like Ronaldo, these things can happen,” […]
It was a significant win for the Russians, who boosted their chances of progressing to the round of 16 with the lopsided victory.
MOSCOW – With Russian President Vladimir Putin watching, the national team opened the World Cup with a 5-0 rout of Saudi Arabia in a match between the lowest-ranked teams in the tournament. Despite widespread pessimism across the nation, Russia opened the 2018 World Cup with a huge 5-0 win over Saudi Arabia in front […]
Ms Chayada reportedly told police the two were smuggling the drugs from Chiang Rai's Thoeng district to an agent in Chiang Mai and both she and Ekkarat were Lawyers.
CHIANG RAI – Police Maj Gen Panudet Boonruang, deputy commander of Provincial Police Region 5, has told a press briefing that a 29 year-old woman from Chiang Mai was arrested with 860kg of crystal methamphetamine’s. Maj Gen Panudet said a black vehicle with Bangkok licence plates and a white refrigerated pickup truck with no […]
The event offered consultation services and demonstrations of farming technologies and new approaches to achieving higher farm productivity.
CHIANG RAI – The Ministry of Agriculture and Cooperatives is teaching farmers in Chiang Rai Province to incorporate technology in their farming practices. The ministry hosted a technology transfer event on Saturday, at an agricultural learning center in Ban Prai Tai Community of Khun Tan district. The event was designed to get local farmers […]
Iran's Supreme Leader Ali Khamenei set out tough demands Wednesday in order for Tehran to stay in the deal with European Countries.
TEHRAN – Iran’s supreme leader has set out conditions for Tehran to stay in its nuclear deal with world powers, including steps by to be taken by European banks to safeguard trade with Tehran after the US withdrawal from the deal. European powers must continue buying crude oil, protect Iranian oil sales from US […]
Exit polls suggested that voters in the once deeply Catholic nation had backed a referendum by a margin of 68 percent to 32 percent
DUBLIN – The people of Ireland are set to liberalise some of the world’s most restrictive abortion laws by a landslide, an exit poll showed on Friday, as voters demanded change in what two decades ago was one of Europe’s most socially conservative countries. The Irish Times/Ipsos MRBI exit poll suggested that voters in […]
A search of the van found three secret compartments in the floor. Inside them were 120 packages labeled as tea. Each contained 1kg of crystal meth.
CHIANG RAI – Pol Lt Col Paduangkiat Panthornthanaka, commander of the border patrol police unit in Mae Sai told a press meeting that police recovered 120 kilograms of crystal methamphetamine hidden in secret compartments under the floor of an abandoned van after it sped through a checkpoint on a local road in Mae Sai […]
Mahathir said the government will seek to retrieve billions of dollars laundered from 1MDB to repay government debts that have piled up over the years.
KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia – Malaysian police spent hours early Thursday searching former Prime Minister Najib Razak’s house, reportedly part of a money-laundering investigation linked to a state investment fund that is being investigated abroad. More than a dozen police vehicles arrived at Najib’s house late Wednesday shortly after he returned home from prayers at […]
Pol Col Apichai said the tourist was charged with driving without licence and was fined.
PATTAYA – A Motorcycle Taxi driver in the city of Pattaya City, who kicked a German tourist in the head has publicly apologized for his actions and claimed he was provoked by the tourist, who was bending over when the assault happened. The assault was videoed and posted online and drew strong criticism online […]
One of Asia's pioneers in the women's game, Thailand stormed to the final of the AFC Women's Asian Cup four times..
BANGKOK – Last month, Thailand sealed their place at the 2019 FIFA Women’s World Cup France with their best performance at the AFC Women’s Asian Cup in over three decades. It was a remarkable achievement for the south-east Asian nation, who qualified for the global finals for a second successive edition. Among those basking […]