COVID-19 OUTBREAK

Last updated: Jun 20, 2021 at 12:54 hrs.

Thailand situation

Total cases:218,131
Recovered:183,759
Deaths:1,629
Daily New Cases:+3,682
Rank:78

Confirmed Cases by Country

World situation

Total cases:178,964,181
Active cases:13,314,779
Recovered:161,773,746
Deaths:3,875,656
LIFE
Logic in the time of Covid

Logic in the time of Covid

As vaccinations start all around the country, we seem to be heading towards the light at the end of the tunnel. Though that doesn't mean we're out of the woods yet. As of the writing of this article, four new clusters have been found in Bangkok and more than 2,000 cases are being reported each day. After 1.5 years, it's time to see how much the pandemic has affected our lives, our work, our relationships and at times, even our sanity. But there's also one aspect that seems to have affected some people: logic. Here's a look at some of the greatest bouts of logic.

18 Jun 2021
Leading by example

Leading by example

As Chulalongkorn University's mRNA-based ChulaCov 19 vaccine begins human testing, a quick return to normalcy is on the cards.

15 Jun 2021 5
Parenting in a pandemic

Parenting in a pandemic

To counteract bad habits being instilled in children by prolonged isolation at home, parents must lead by setting good examples.

8 Jun 2021 3
Opinion
What happened to digital contact tracing apps?

What happened to digital contact tracing apps?

Last summer, when most countries were cherishing the quiet before the second peak in Covid-19 cases, the non-profit I was volunteering at was bustling with activity. It had developed an open-source digital contact tracing system -- one of those smartphone apps that tracks one's whereabouts and sends notifications.

14 Jun 2021
Phuket curbs welcome

Phuket curbs welcome

The government has made the right decision in imposing tough conditions for reopening Phuket to foreign visitors from July 1.

7 Jun 2021 38
Good statistics are crucial amid  the pandemic

Good statistics are crucial amid the pandemic

'There are three kinds of lies," Mark Twain famously wrote. "Lies, damned lies, and statistics." Too often, the Covid-19 crisis has lent support to the suspicions Twain's bon mot expresses.

5 Jun 2021
Bangkok