Top: American pop diva Britney Spears arrives Wednesday afternoon in Bangkok. Spears will perform Friday and Saturday at Impact Arena Muang Thong Thani. Read: Britney Ticket Holders Complain 2nd Show Will be 1st
So much can happen in just seven days, and this past week brought everything from horrifying crimes and a surprise flash protest to Britney Spears. Find more on our Facebook , Twitter , YouTube and Instagram .
A flash protest is held at BTS Chit Lom to mark the six months pro-democracy activist Jatupat ‘Pai’ Boonpattararaksa has spent in jail. Watch . what happened here
A marine officer holds a dying dugong in his arms Sunday. The wounded male dugong beached onto Koh Phi Phi before dying that morning despite rescue efforts. Read: Rescue Effort Fails to Save Wounded Dugong
A look-alike of Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha cameos in teen luk thung singer Lumyai Hai Thongkam’s new music video, released Tuesday. Recently, the general criticized the singer for her sexual dance moves and clothing. Read: Prayuth-Alike Cameos in Teen Singer Lumyai’s New MV
Former PM Yingluck Shinawatra cries Wednesday morning as she prays at the Golden Mount Temple on her 50th birthday. Photo: Charan Ampornklinkeaw
Vamont Ruksiriphong of Bangkok Sketchers shows off his watercolor of the Dusit Thani Hotel at the hotel on Sunday. Bangkok Sketchers, a group of artists who sketch sights around Bangkok, gathered to sketch at the 1970s-era hotel before its demolition in March 2018. Read: Drawn-Out Goodbyes Made to Vanishing Bangkok
Police officers on Thursday escort Wattana Pumares, 61, who reportedly confessed to carrying out the May 22 bomb at Phramongkutklao Hospital that injured around 20. Read: ‘I Didn’t Intend to Hurt Anyone,’ Hospital Bombing Suspect Says
A petitioner who tried to approach PM Prayuth Chan-ocha is escorted away Wednesday by police in Khon Kaen province.
PM Prayuth Chan-ocha buys a 350,000 baht bust of the late King Rama IX Tuesday from the sculptor.
Wichai Chotisena, 58, describes Thursday how he raped and killed an 11-year-old schoolgirl. “When she said, ‘Uncle jaa,’ I got turned on,” Wichai said. “I didn’t rape her, but stuck my finger inside.” Read: Rayong Man Confesses to Raping, Choking Girl to Death
Chamlong Srimuang and other Yellowshirt leaders attend a court hearing Monday for seizing the Government House in 2008.
Starting Friday through Sunday, the sprawling market Changchui full of arts, shops, movies and music will be open to the public. Read: ‘Changchui’ Opens This Week with 3 Days of Music, Film, Art
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