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Thursday, March 30, 2017

Central Embassy Adds Bookshop, Gallery, Lifestyle Space on Saturday

BANGKOK — A high-end shopping mall in the heart of the city will open a multi-purpose lifestyle space on Saturday.

City Hall Challenge Delays Decision on BTS Accessibility Suit

BANGKOK — City Hall filed an injunction in the Civil Court on Tuesday to block its consideration of a class-action lawsuit brought by commuters...

Widespread Blackout Hits Bangkok After Storm

BANGKOK — The Metropolitan Electricity Authority reported power outages over wide swaths of Bangkok on Friday afternoon.

Summer Rain Catches Bangkokians By Surprise

BANGKOK — After days of sweltering heat, Bangkokians woke up Friday morning to see rainstorm all over their city.

Women to Talk Law and Injustice in Southeast Asia

BANGKOK — Hear from women law professionals with experience combating gender injustices such as human trafficking and exploitation later this month in Bangkok.

Water, Power Cut to Force Out Ayutthaya Vendors

AYUTTHAYA — Dozens of merchants at a market squatting on a UNESCO-designated historical site were resisting eviction Wednesday despite being deprived of water and electricity.

Harvard Anthropologist Defends Pom Mahakan Community

BANGKOK — Still reeling from an emotionally charged experience last week, Harvard anthropologist Michael Herzfeld wasted no time trying to win converts – even...

French Woman Cites Heat for Naked Stroll Near Khaosan Road

BANGKOK — Police said Wednesday they believe a French woman who ran naked through the streets near Khaosan Road was mentally ill and complained it was too hot.

Police Chase Naked Foreign Woman 1K Near Khaosan Road

BANGKOK — A foreign woman led police on an extended chase Tuesday afternoon in Bangkok after they spotted her walking naked across the Phra Pinklao Bridge.

Oi, Rorn! Prayuth Cancels Workout Wednesday Due to Heat

BANGKOK — Drop the dumbbells and takraw balls, as Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha canceled Workout Wednesday this Wednesday for his civil servants at Government House.

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