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Freshmen Stripped to Undies in SOTUS Beach Trip

PHETCHABURI — Freshmen were stripped to their underwear and forced to stand shoulder to shoulder as early-morning waves crashed around them. Some were made...
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Why #LongLiveSlender is Exploding Across Thai Social Media

BANGKOK — Frenzied supporters are flooding social media with memes framing the eldest child of the late king’s entry into politics as an epic...

How Fake News and Disinfo Will Affect Thailand’s Election

Though the prospects of misinformation being used effectively are high in a nation with some of the world’s most active social media users, experts believe that – given the circumstances – it’s likely to play out differently and on a smaller scale.

Asoke Cat, Rags-to-Riches Thai Cat Celeb, Dies (Updated)

BANGKOK — A cat who rose from humble origins to become one of Thailand’s first internet-famous animals died Wednesday night.
Thai Local Power Party election posters, which feature, from left, Assadayut ‘Natalia Pliacam’ Khunviseadpong, Chuenchob Kong-udom and Rattaphoom ‘Film’ Toekongsap.

Election Gets Epic With Cinematic Campaign Posters

BANGKOK — A chiseled singer and drag queen pose dramatically against “Inception”-like backgrounds of the city skyline. One man reaches his hand out to...
Junta chairman Prayuth Chan-ocha speaks Friday at the Government House in Bangkok.

‘Oust Me If You Dare, Jerks,’ Raging Prayuth Says (Video)

BANGKOK — Junta chairman Prayuth Chan-ocha tore into reporters in abrasive language Friday, reiterating that he would not step down ahead of March’s general election, saying “oust me if you dare, jerks.”
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Man Sanctifies Fire Hydrant to Deter Littering

BANGKOK — In a city overrun with smog and litter along uneven sidewalks, one Lat Phrao area man may have discovered the secret to...
Chonburi governor Chaiyawut Chan with Chris Hemsworth. Photo: Chaiyawut Chan/ Facebook

Photos of Actor Chris Hemsworth Filming in Ratchaburi Go Viral

RATCHABURI — When the God of Thunder descended upon the mountains of a local national park, a fanboying government official shared the photos to...
A promotional image for Netflix series 'Sex Education' that appeared on several billboards in Bangkok, drawing complaints from a conservative political party. Image: Netflix Thailand / Facebook

Thai Net Groans After Politicos Declare War on ‘Sex Education’

BANGKOK — A political party was treated to an internet flambe for its denunciation of the “immoral” marketing for a popular Netflix series about teen sex education.

Thais Having Blasts From the Past With #10YearsChallenge

BANGKOK — A lot of things have happened in 10 years, and the latest global social media fad punctured the Thai zeitgeist Thursday.





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