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Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Test Your ‘Friends’ Knowledge at Trivia Night This Thursday

BANGKOK — Put your knowledge of Rachel, Monica, Phoebe, Chandler, Ross, and Joey to the test, and win prizes while doing it – there’s...
Kansuda “Mimi” Chanakiri does a Thai dance while wearing an outfit made from Hmong cloth.

Meet Mimi, Miss Universe Thailand’s Only Thai-Burmese Contestant

BANGKOK — While contestants in Miss Universe Thailand are often look kreung or half-Thai – usually half-American or half-European – they are almost never from neighboring Myanmar.
Frozen Red Curry.

‘Sra Bua by Kiin Kiin’ Serves Michelin-Starred Thai Food With a Danish Touch

Longan-filled lobster topped with coriander and pretty pansies. Next to that, red curry ice cream tucked in a bed of foam. The waiter pours...
File photo of char kway teow. Photo: vinsky2002 / Pixabay

Shop, Taste, Visit Our Southern Neighbor at ‘Malaysia Fest’

BANGKOK — Glimpse what our southern neighbor has to offer at Bangkok’s first-ever Malaysian festival. Spoiler alert: there’s more than nasi lemak and satay...
Russian Ambassador Evgeny Tomikhin.

Russian Ambassador Denounces Sanctions, Urges Thais to Buy More Weapons

BANGKOK — The Russian ambassador to Thailand is a youthful, physically stalwart gentleman who loves to praise the health benefits of winter – and...
Rojanat Charoensri, left, the winner of Thailand’s first zero-waste cocktail contest on June 19, 2019 at Suk Bar.

Bartenders Put Everything Into Zero-Waste Cocktail Competition

BANGKOK — An alcoholic concoction named “Salad Story” edged out three other competitors at Sul Bar in Thong Lor on Wednesday to win Thailand’s...
This undated image provided by Disney/Pixar shows a scene from the movie "Toy Story 4." Photo: Disney/Pixar via AP

Review: In the Joyous ‘Toy Story 4,’ the Toys Evolve Too

It's futile to ask "why more" in the movie business, but it's hard not to go in a little suspicious of a fourth "Toy...
Strawberry Fanta, monk offering basket, and sai sin showcased in “The Invisible Things” on June 13.

Exhibition Explores What It Means to Be ‘Very Thai’ and ‘Very German’

BANGKOK — If you’re Thai, it might be a graduation photo hanging in your living room. If you’re German, it might be an Aldi...

Watch Neo Dodge Bullets on the Big Screen on ‘The Matrix’ 20th Bday

BANGKOK — An indie cinema will hold a one-time screening of the 1999 sci-fi classic, “The Matrix,” this Saturday – your chance to relive Neo choosing between the red and blue pill, as well as lots of slow-motion bullet dodging.
Color ribbons and Nang Kwak goddess were used as the event’s mascots on June 14.

New Gen Designers Refashion Thainess at ‘Code Niyom’

BANGKOK — A new generation of Thai designers showcased reinvented everyday objects at a recent exhibition, giving a modern twist on Thai traditions, Lamps inspired...





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