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New Year Road Deaths Up To 227

BANGKOK – At least 227 people have died in more than 2,000 road accidents in Thailand over the New Year holiday, officials said on Saturday.

Photos: Damage From Chiang Rai Earthquake

CHIANG RAI — A 6.0-magnitude earthquake struck Chiang Rai province yesterday evening, killing person and injuring several dozen, officials say.

Celebrity Dies, Paparazzi Frenzies, Public Rages Against Media Machine



BANGKOK — Wind the clock back three months ago to a time when many people, especially those who don’t watch lakorn, had never heard of Thrissadee “Por” Sahawong.

Not Ready: Indefinite Delay For PromptPay

A new national e-payment service set to launch on Halloween is not ready for prime time and has been pushed back into next year, though the government will begin providing some benefits through it.

Busk Stop: Performers to Overrun Lumpini Park



BANGKOK — Tightrope walkers, acrobats, jugglers, puppeteers, balloonists, musicians and more will flood Lumpini Park this weekend.

Raid on Southern Fishing Pier Finds No Human Trafficking: Police

RANONG — Police in southern Thailand say they did not find any illegal activity during an inspection of a fishing port in Ranong province today, conducted as part of a nationwide effort to stave off the European Union's impending ban on Thai seafood.

All the Things: Music, Fashion, Art Collide in One Night of ‘Badassery’

BANGKOK — A trans glam rocker will join a celebrity architect, fashionistas and more for a perilously hip and artsy event in a literally old school venue.
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Everything Expats Love (or Not) at 2-Day … Expat Fair!

Bangkok will celebrate its cherished resident aliens with two days of everything they know and love – at least as conceived by the Tourist Authority of Thailand.

Bangkok Quickies: Must-See March Movies

BANGKOK — While the fearsome return of Lara Croft in the “Tomb Raider” reboot and robot smash of “Pacific Rim Uprising” will own the March box office, an array of alternative films will screen throughout the capital.
This image released by Warner Bros. Entertainment shows Gal Gadot in a scene from "Wonder Woman." Image: Associated Press

Study Finds Female-Led Films Outperform Male Ones

NEW YORK — A new study that analyzed four years' worth of films found that female-led movies have consistently outperformed those in which men...

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