11 Dec 2013 : NEW YORK - Time magazine on Wednesday named Pope Francis its person of the year, saying that in nine months in office the head of the Catholic Church had become a new voice of conscience.
11 Dec 2013 : THAI Smile will launch its maiden flight from Bangkok to Luang Prabang on Sunday to expand its foothold in the Mekong countries.
11 Dec 2013 : Police on Wednesday arrested a man and a minor suspected to have set fire to a bus parked in front of Ramkhamhaeng University (RU) on Dec 1 following clashes between red shirt supporters and RU students.
11 Dec 2013 : TOKYO - Japan is likely to achieve its goal of drawing 10 million foreign travellers in 2013 as government data showed Wednesday that the number of foreign visitors to Japan totalled about 9.5 million between January and November.
11 Dec 2013 : AYUTTHAYA - A local pharmacist took a big risk by making a giant whistle in the province deeply ingrained with red-shirt politics, but it has turned out positive for him.
11 Dec 2013 : Ten years after Volkswagen's legendary Beetle drove off into the sunset, the German carmaker's other main icon, the camper van, takes its leave from the world's automobile stage this month.
11 Dec 2013 : Pheu Thai has pledged to review its policies and strategies for the forthcoming general election in a bid to counter the People's Democratic Reform Committee's (PDRC) attempts to undermine the party.
11 Dec 2013 : The Stock Exchange of Thailand main index went up 1.93 points, or 0.14%, to close at 1,369.35 points at the end of trading session this afternoon. The trade value was 26.00 billion baht, with 4.51 billion shares traded.
11 Dec 2013 : Australia and Canada on Wednesday issued statements on the political turmoil in Thailand expressing hope that fresh elections will ease tensions in the country.
11 Dec 2013 : Red-shirt supporters across the country will rally in four provinces surrounding the capital if the anti-government People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) continues its demand for a people’s council under Section 7 of the constitution, an Isan "red village" leader claimed on Wednesday.