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Saturday, June 19, 2021

First Bangkok Bus Fare Hike in Years Coming 2019

BANGKOK — Transport authorities have approved a hike in bus fares of at least 1 baht starting next month.

Send in the Queens: Thai Queer Culture Gets Drag Makeover

A skinny man with a stylish high fade walks in holding two tall Long Islands. He hands one off and sips the other. He is M.

River Dwellers Abandon Homes For Concrete Promenade (Photos, Video)

BANGKOK — Malai Rakphuengamarit spent a recent Friday directing her husband and two hired men on where to put pieces of the steel roof and wood structure torn down from her riverside home.

Drop Pins on This Map to Help Make Bangkok Great Again

BANGKOK — Broken manhole cover traps, fallen wires, phoneless phone booths, missing bus maps and smelly bins. Walking in Bangkok can be a challenging and unpleasant experience.

Sidewalk Showdown: City Won’t Budge on Ultimatum to Liberate Siam Footpaths

BANGKOK — Owners of street stalls failed to win a reprieve from City Hall yesterday and have until the end of next month to end their occupation of Siam Square’s sidewalks.
Italian Muay Thai fighter Christian Daghio, succumbed to his injuries and died one week after going down in the last round during a title fight in Bangkok. Photo: Kombat Group Thailand

Italian Muay Thai Boxer Dies Week After Bangkok KO

An Italian boxer died Friday, one week after he was knocked out in ...

Thai Prof Quits UN; LGBTs Concerned

BANGKOK — Members of Thailand’s LGBT community said Thursday the resignation of Vitit Muntarbhorn, the United Nation’s first watchdog on gender, could slow gains being made globally.

See 2018’s First ‘Supermoon’ Tonight

BANGKOK — Look at the sky tonight and you might see 2018’s first and biggest moon.
Pheu Thai rally supporters Friday.

Last Call: Parties to Rally Tonight in Bangkok (Interactive Map)

BANGKOK — Five major political parties are making their final push for votes on the final day of campaigning in preparation for Sunday’s general election.

Worker Dies When Building Crashes Down in Bang Kapi

BANGKOK — A building collapsed Tuesday in the capital’s Bang Kapi district, killing one construction worker and injuring three others. The three-story concrete residence on...



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