Over 6,500 vehicles were seized from traffic violators, including those who engaged in drink driving during the recent long holiday break in Thailand. Some 600,000 traffic violations were detected by the police, mostly at road checkpoint during the five-day Songkran festival break on April 12 to 16. Some 45,000 law violators have been prosecuted....
GIVEN that this is a special time of year when many across the globe are celebrating important religious holidays, I thought it appropriate to write about the controversial and contentious topic of education and religion.
PERHAPS the best-known economist in the United States these days is Professor Paul Krugman at Princeton University. He argues that the future of any nation depends on the productivity of its people. One way to enhance productivity is through the promotion
DOZENS of networks have been trying to improve the country's educational quality. Their operations, according to the Institute for Research on Education Systems, cover many provinces and over 100 schools.
IT IS important to think about what is the most valuable thing we learn in schools and colleges. In an age of information economies, it could be argued that communication skills are the most valuable thing learned by students.
Chalk: A call for holistic education.HOLISTIC education is not a new concept. The Roman poet Juvanal, writing in Latin, coined the well-known phrase "sound mind in a sound body" as the most desirable goal of life. This very old concept is an important e