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Harry Styles poses at at the Los Angeles premiere of "My Policeman" film on Nov. 1, 2022. Photo: Chris Pizzello / AP

‘Harry Styles’ Coming to Bangkok Next Year

BANGKOK — British pop star Harry Styles will bring his Love on Tour show to Bangkok next year, promoter Live Nation Tero announced Tuesday.

POLITICS

A participant runs past signage at the venue of the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation APEC summit venue, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022, in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Anupam Nath / AP

Asia-Pacific Leaders Condemn War, Renew Calls for Open Trade

BANGKOK (AP) — Leaders from around the Asia-Pacific called for an end to Russia’s war on Ukraine and pledged to steer the region’s economies toward sustainable growth as they wrapped up summit meetings Saturday.
U.S. Vice President Kamala Harris, middle, holds an emergency meeting with Japanese Prime Minister Fumio Kishida, left, South Korean Prime Minister Han Duck-soo, right, Australian Prime Minister Anthony Albanese, New Zealand's Prime Minister Jacinda Ardern, and Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau to discuss North Korea's recent ballistic missile launch during the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) summit, Friday, Nov. 18, 2022, in Bangkok, Thailand. Photo: Haiyun Jiang / Pool Photo via AP

War, North Korea Missile Test Loom Over Asia-Pacific Summit

BANGKOK (AP) — Threats to peace and stability burst onto the agenda at a summit of Pacific Rim leaders in Bangkok on Friday after North Korea fired an intercontinental ballistic missile that landed near Japanese territorial waters.

CRIME & CALAMITY

Thai Police arrested ‘Ar Yong’, Chinese man, leader of a multi-national organized crime gang.

On Oct 31, 2022, Pol Lt Gen Jirabhop Bhuridej,...

The “Red Bull heir” case : A case study in juridical process.

On October 12, 2022, high-profile lawyer Sukit Poonsrikasem posted...
Monks sit and watch at funeral pyres set to cremate those who died in the day care center attack at Wat Rat Samakee temple in Uthai Sawan, northeastern Thailand, Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2022. Photo: Wason Wanichakorn / AP

Families Bid Farewell as Nong Bua Lamphu Massacre Victims Are Cremated

UTHAI SAWAN, Thailand (AP) — Hundreds of mourners and victims’ families gathered Tuesday evening to watch flames burn from rows of makeshift pyres at cremation ceremonies for the young children and others who died in last week’s mass killings at a day care center in Thailand’s rural northeast.
Buddhist monks oversee the making of cremation furnaces at Wat Rat Samakee temple in Uthai Sawan, northeastern Thailand, Monday, Oct. 10, 2022. Photo: Sakchai Lalit / AP

Cremations Readied for Nong Bua Lamphu Massacre Victims

UTHAI SAWAN, Thailand (AP) — Makeshift furnaces made of clay bricks were built Monday on the grounds of Buddhist temples in a small town in northeastern Thailand on the eve of the cremation of the young victims of last week’s massacre at a day care center by a former policeman.
Chief executive of Uthai Sawan Sub-district Administrative Organization Danaichok Boonsom, talks to reporters at a police station in Uthai Sawan, north eastern Thailand, Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022. Photo: Sakchai Lalit / AP

CNN Apologizes for Entering Thai Massacre Site, Pulls Video

UTHAI SAWAN, Thailand (AP) — CNN pulled a story on the massacre of Thai preschoolers and apologized Sunday over criticism its journalists entered the day care where the children were slain and filmed the crime scene without permission.

ASEAN & WORLD

Riot police officers stand along a main boulevard in Brussels, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022, as violence broke out during and after Morocco's 2-0 win over Belgium at the World Cup. Photo: Geert Vanden Wijngaert / AP

Riots in Belgium, Netherlands After Morocco Win at World Cup

BRUSSELS (AP) — Riots broke out in several Belgian and Dutch cities after Morocco’s 2-0 upset win over Belgium at the World Cup Sunday.
Protesters hold up blank papers and chant slogans as they march in protest in Beijing, Sunday, Nov. 27, 2022. Photo: Ng Han Guan / AP

Crowd Angered by Lockdowns Calls for China’s Xi to Step Down

SHANGHAI (AP) — Protesters angered by strict anti-virus measures called for China’s powerful leader to resign, an unprecedented rebuke as authorities in at least eight cities struggled to suppress demonstrations Sunday that represent a rare direct challenge to the ruling Communist Party.
Brazil's Neymar is helped back on his feet during the World Cup group G soccer match between Brazil and Serbia, at the Lusail Stadium in Lusail, Qatar, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. Photo: Andre Penner / AP

Neymar Injured, Richarlison Scores for Brazil at World Cup

LUSAIL, Qatar (AP) — With Neymar limping off the field with an ankle injury, Richarlison came through for the “Seleção.”
Kateryna Luchkina, a 31-year-old worker at Kyiv’s Department of Health, collects rainwater from a drainpipe in Kyiv, Ukraine, on Thursday. Nov. 24, 2022. Photo: John Leicester / AP

Bombed, Not Beaten: Ukraine’s Capital Flips to Survival Mode

KYIV, Ukraine (AP) — Residents of Ukraine's bombed capital clutched empty bottles in search of water and crowded into cafés for power and warmth Thursday, switching defiantly into survival mode after new Russian missile strikes a day earlier plunged the city and much of the country into the dark.
A resident rides a scooter along a quiet street in a district as restaurants are shut and residents encouraged to stay in their vicinity in Beijing, Thursday, Nov. 24, 2022. Photo: Ng Han Guan / AP

China Expands Lockdowns as COVID-19 Cases Hit Daily Record

BEIJING (AP) — Pandemic lockdowns are expanding across China, including in a city where factory workers clashed this week with police, as the number of COVID-19 cases hits a daily record.

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