Thailand flooding kills dozens, leaves tourists trapped and country paralyzed

Map. History of Asia conflict

23 October 2017
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.6 - 22km WSW of Labuhankananga, Indonesia
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 4.7 - 223km WNW of Chichi-shima, Japan
“We have to be concerned about what China and Russia are doing,” says @madeleine9 month ago
“We have to be concerned about what China and Russia are doing,” says @madeleine
Earthquake in Solomon Islands (13m ago). 94km WNW of Kirakira. Magnitude: 6.7 Depth: 67.09 month ago
Earthquake in Solomon Islands (13m ago). 94km WNW of Kirakira. Magnitude: 6.7 Depth: 67.0
Chinese premier Li Keqiang extends condolences to Portuguese PM over death of former president Mario Soares9 month ago
Chinese premier Li Keqiang extends condolences to Portuguese PM over death of former president Mario Soares
“Every country in the world…better start worrying about authoritarian capitalism,” says @JohnKerry9 month ago
“Every country in the world…better start worrying about authoritarian capitalism,” says @JohnKerry
Chinese President Xi Jinping sends condolences over death of former Portuguese President Mario Soares9 month ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping sends condolences over death of former Portuguese President Mario Soares
China “could do more” to bring DPRK under control but “it’s been extremely helpful” with the Iran nuclear agreement, says @JohnKerry9 month ago
China “could do more” to bring DPRK under control but “it’s been extremely helpful” with the Iran nuclear agreement, says @JohnKerry
Gujarat: Group photo at Global CEOs' Conclave in Gandhinagar9 month ago
Gujarat: Group photo at Global CEOs' Conclave in Gandhinagar
9 month ago
Pakistani arrested for living illegally in India
9 month ago
"Tree Man" has turned over a new leaf after undergoing 16 surgeries in a year to remove the debilitating growths
Korean minister apologises for blacklisting artists, denies involvement9 month ago
Korean minister apologises for blacklisting artists, denies involvement
I express my gratitude to the partner countries and other organisations for this event, particularly thank Japan and Canada: PM Modi9 month ago
I express my gratitude to the partner countries and other organisations for this event, particularly thank Japan and Canada: PM Modi
Thailand flooding kills dozens, leaves tourists trapped and country paralyzed9 month ago
Thailand flooding kills dozens, leaves tourists trapped and country paralyzed
9 month ago
At least 30 people are trapped under the rubble of the collapsed building in Multan, Pakistan
Iraq's Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi attends signing ceremony of agreement between Iraq and Japan on electricity, and reconstruction loans.9 month ago
Iraq's Prime Minister @HaiderAlAbadi attends signing ceremony of agreement between Iraq and Japan on electricity, and reconstruction loans.
9 month ago
MPs pass the Active Mobility Bill; Parliament adjourns
9 month ago
Xi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos
9 month ago
Henry Kwek suggests engaging with social media platforms like @MothershipSG or @SGAG_SG to teach people how to use e-bikes responsibly
9 month ago
Louis Ng: Make it compulsory for riders of bikes, PMDs and PABs to dismount and push their bikes/devices at crowded areas, near bus stops
9 month ago
NMP Kok Heng Leun warns of safety risks when pedestrians and cyclists/PMD users are made to use one shared path, calls for segregated paths
9 month ago
Teo Ho Pin: Every year, the 15 PAP town councils receive about 200 complaints from residents re: bikes, power-assisted bikes and PMDs
Xi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos9 month ago
Xi Jinping to become first Chinese president to attend Davos
Manhunt launched after sexual assault on Hong Kong boy9 month ago
Manhunt launched after sexual assault on Hong Kong boy
9 month ago
Zainal Sapari asks if the Government can raise the penalties for PMD users who ride around under the influence of alcohol
9 month ago
Pritam Singh asks if it's too excessive to fine and/or retailers who display non-compliant PMDs. Why not ban their import instead?
9 month ago
NMP Randolph Tan: If PMDs end up taking over footpaths, pedestrians will end up getting crowded out. Will pedestrians suffer as a result?
Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visit to Switzerland, attend World Economic Forum9 month ago
Chinese President Xi Jinping will pay state visit to Switzerland, attend World Economic Forum
China, Tanzania pledge to consolidate friendship, promote cooperation, Chinese FM Wang Yi said during African tour9 month ago
China, Tanzania pledge to consolidate friendship, promote cooperation, Chinese FM Wang Yi said during African tour
Hong Kong's former leader Donald Tsang abused power, prosecution says9 month ago
Hong Kong's former leader Donald Tsang abused power, prosecution says
9 month ago
NCMP Dennis Tan: It will be down to the consistent enforcement actions of the LTA to make the new government work
Sabah rattled by 7.3 quake in nearby Philippines9 month ago
Sabah rattled by 7.3 quake in nearby Philippines
A Chinese firm signs $205 mln deal to build key road in Afghanistan9 month ago
A Chinese firm signs $205 mln deal to build key road in Afghanistan
Man drives into road divider in Hougang, uprooting tree9 month ago
Man drives into road divider in Hougang, uprooting tree
25 dead, 1 million affected by floods in southern Thailand9 month ago
25 dead, 1 million affected by floods in southern Thailand
9 month ago
Melvin Yong suggests more CCTV cameras at park connectors, so footage can be used in investigations into e-bike accidents
9 month ago
Joan Pereira asks for PMDs to be easily identified and visibly tagged so that when accidents happen, culprits can be more easily apprehended
Shenzhen Port in Shenzhen, one of China's most energetic cities, ranked 3rd largest container port in the world for 4th time9 month ago
Shenzhen Port in Shenzhen, one of China's most energetic cities, ranked 3rd largest container port in the world for 4th time
8 foreign workers and a lorry driver taken to hospital after accident on SLE9 month ago
8 foreign workers and a lorry driver taken to hospital after accident on SLE
9 month ago
Cyclists, PMD users and PAB riders who do not stop to help in an accident can be fined up to $3,000, jailed for up to 12 months, or both
9 month ago
Power-assisted bikes will not be allowed on footpaths because they pose a greater danger to pedestrians
9 month ago
The new law will allow bikes and personal mobility devices on footpaths but they must travel below 15km/h, an average person’s running speed
9 month ago
Jo Teo: We should not ban bicycles and PMDs on footpaths because of their benefits, but we must also reduce friction between different users
9 month ago
MPs debating the Active Mobility Bill which regulates how bicycles and personal mobility devices like e-scooters can be used on public paths
9 month ago
South Korean president's confidante refuses to testify at impeachment trial
9 month ago
Uttar Pradesh: Ghaziabad police arrest a Pakistani National from Masuri for illegal staying in the country for several years
PM Narendra Modi meets Hiroshige Seko (Japan’s economy, trade and industry minister)9 month ago
PM Narendra Modi meets Hiroshige Seko (Japan’s economy, trade and industry minister)
9 month ago
Powerful 7.3-magnitude earthquake strikes the Celebes Sea between Indonesia and the Philippines
9 month ago
Earthquake of magnitude 7.3 - 188km SSE of Tabiauan, Philippines
Lawmakers demand China end annual dog meat festival9 month ago
Lawmakers demand China end annual dog meat festival
Kim Jong Un brags about a new rocket ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration9 month ago
Kim Jong Un brags about a new rocket ahead of Donald Trump's inauguration
9 month ago
IS ideology has reached Philippines, says President Duterten
China questions U.S. heavy duties on certain Chinese construction products, vows to defend rights9 month ago
China questions U.S. heavy duties on certain Chinese construction products, vows to defend rights
Taiwan's president meets with Ted Cruz in Houston, and China objects9 month ago
Taiwan's president meets with Ted Cruz in Houston, and China objects
9 month ago
Pakistan claims to have launched its first submarine-launched nuclear-capable missile Babur-3, which has a range of 450 km: Reuters