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Sunday, February 17, 2019

Uncanny Valley: Bangkok’s Club Tribes Hit the Road (Photos)

NAKHON RATCHASIMA — For those who chase bliss dancing till dawn, Bangkok’s free-wheeling nightlife has been in a state of decline.

Mother and Son in Coma After Eating Puffer Fish, Official Says

MAHA SARAKHAM — Two people have been admitted to the emergency room at a hospital in Maha Sarakham province after eating toxic puffer fish yesterday.

Ariya Jutanugarn Set to Win Another Title

WILLIAMSBURG, Va. — Ariya Jutanugarn moved into position for her second straight LPGA Tour victory Saturday, shooting a bogey-free 6-under 65 to take the third-round lead in the rain-soaked Kingsmill Championship.

Vietnamese-American Renews Search For Daughter Abducted 30 Years Ago

SONGKHLA — A Vietnamese-American man who was displaced in the aftermath of Vietnam War has asked Thais to help locate his daughter, who was reportedly abducted by sea pirates 30 years ago while the pair was en route to seek refuge in Thailand.

Marina Abramovic to Top Artists at Bangkok Art Biennale

BANGKOK — A world-famous Slav performance artist known for her series “Rhythm” and “Works with Ulay,” will be among 70 artists from around the world to participate in one of Bangkok’s inaugural biennales next year.

Prayuth Assures Obama & Putin All's Well In Thailand

BANGKOK – Thailand’s military leader says he has assured US President Barack Obama and Russian President Vladimir Putin that "everything is fine" in junta-ruled Thailand, where he is "doing his best."

Go Taiwanese When Doc Fest Kicks Off in Bangkok

BANGKOK — A film that puts together records of a social movement in which protesters occupied the Taiwan parliament over 20 days will be among selected documentaries to show later this month in Bangkok

Ubon Shopping Mall Sorry For 'Aquarium-Jumping Shark'

UBON RATCHATHANI - A shopping mall in Ubon Ratchathani province has apologised for a bamboo shark that jumped out of a water tank and hit several visitors in the mall.
Actress Behnaz Jafari, from left, editor Mastaneh Mohajer, director of photography Amin Jafari, actress Marziyeh Rezaei and actress Solmaz Panahiat the 71st international film festival in Cannes. Photo: Vianney Le Caer / Associated Press

Cannes Speaks Out for Directors Barred From Travelling

CANNES — Twice the Cannes Film Festival has risen to given standing ovations to empty seats.

Secret ‘Kai Maew’ Satirist Won’t Make Exhibition Appearance

BANGKOK — The anonymous creator of Thailand’s most biting online political satire is holding an exhibition in the heart of the capital – but don’t expect to meet him there.





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