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Royals’ biggest Korean fan is headed back to Kansas City

By Tue, Oct 21, 2014 12:55PM UTC 0 Comment

A die-hard long-time Kansas City Royals fan from Seoul who was superstitiously credited with sparking the team's playoff run is headed for Missouri to watch the Royals appear in their first World Series since 1985....

Tongue-Thai’ed!: The 3 most ludicrous things said in Thailand this week

By Fri, Oct 03, 2014 7:41AM UTC 0 Comment

This is part XXV, XXVI and XXVII of “Tongue-Thai’ed!”, an ongoing series where we collect the most baffling, ridiculous, confusing, outrageous and appalling quotes from Thai politicians and other public figures. Check out all past entries here. It’s been a while since this section has graced this blog and while the past couple of months were not lacking...

World Cup fever in Thailand, brought to you by the military junta

By Thu, Jun 12, 2014 9:25AM UTC 0 Comment

If you're in Thailand and want watch the FIFA World Cup in Brazil on television, chances are you could get confused by the TV broadcasting rights situation. But fear no more: Thailand's military junta is ensuring that everyone can see football's biggest tournament....

NUIM Student Life

By Wed, May 28, 2014 3:00PM UTC 29 Comments

    While academic achievement is important, the university experience is not just about academic success. It is also about fun, friendship, and getting involved in student life. National University of Ireland Maynooth is known for its active campus life. The atmosphere and buzz in the air create a thriving community spirit and vibrant student...

Thailand F1 plans hit major speed bump as Bangkok bans car racing

By Sat, Jun 08, 2013 10:30AM UTC 0 Comment

Thailand’s plans for a nighttime Formula 1 Grand Prix in Bangkok in 2015 are in serious doubt after it emerged that Bangkok’s Metropolitan Authority has banned car racing in the area the the race was planned for. We have looked at the Thai government’s plans to host a Grand Prix several times in the past, with a...

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