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'10 Years Thailand'

Time Travel to Dystopian Thailand of ’10 Years’ – It Looks...

The most political film to hit theaters in recent years, “10 Years Thailand” is instigating excitement and making ripples among audiences anxious about the future.

POLITICS

Pro-Junta Party Gala Dinner Aims to Raise 600M Baht

BANGKOK — A party linked to the ruling regime expects a star-studded Wednesday gala dinner to raise at least 600 million baht for its election campaign.

YouTuber Who Criticized Princess-Made Pageant Gown Faces Legal Action

BANGKOK — An aspiring politician filed criminal complaints Tuesday against a net idol for allegedly mocking a Miss Universe pageant dress that was designed by a daughter of His Majesty the King.

CRIME & CALAMITY

Musician Accused of Covering Up Girlfriend’s Murder

BANGKOK — Police said Wednesday they have summoned a singer for further questioning over suspicions that he killed his girlfriend and covered it up as an accident.
Police on Wednesday investigate a shop in Saraburi province where a 12-year-old girl was alleged to be gang-raped.

‘Kind of a Slut,’ Saraburi Official Calls Girl, 12, Alleging Gang Rape

SARABURI — A government official in Saraburi province resigned Wednesday after footage emerged of him trying to convince a 12-year-old girl into saying she was not gang-raped.

Ex-Cop Acquitted of Assaulting Officers in Don Mueang Market

BANGKOK — An influential former police officer walked free Wednesday after a court found him not guilty of resisting and assaulting the policemen who closed down his illegal market earlier this year.

Nearly Dozen Charoen Krung Homes Ravaged by Fire

BANGKOK — About 10 residences in the city’s old quarter were destroyed in an early morning fire Wednesday.
A crane boat raises the tour boat named the Pheonix from the sea floor in Phuket on Nov. 17, 2018.

Low Standards on Boat That Sank, Killing 47 Chinese Tourists

Police say their investigations have found that a boat that sank in July in rough weather off the southern island of ...
Premchai Karnasuta.

Premchai in Court Tomorrow for Black Panther Trial

KANCHANABURI — Construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta is expected in court Wednesday after the prosecution hears its final witness today in a trial over his and other defendants’ roles in the slaying of a black panther.

ASEAN & WORLD

Saudi journalist Jamal Khashoggi speaks during a press conference in 2015 in Manama, Bahrain. Photo: Hasan Jamali / Associated Press

53 Journalists Killed Worldwide so Far in 2018, Report Says

NEW YORK — The number of journalists killed worldwide in retaliation for their work nearly doubled this year, according to an annual report by...
This recent but undated photo, released Monday, shows Ali Hassan with his dying 2-year-old son Abdullah in a Sacramento, California hospital. Photo: Associated Press

Yemeni Mother Wins Fight to Fly to US and Give Dying Son a Kiss

All Shaima Swileh wants is to give her son one more kiss before he dies. The Yemeni woman is about to get her wish after...

Sun, Snow and Shirtless: Asia’s Sports Photos of 2018

From scorching tennis courts in a summer Down Under, to the ice and snow of Pyeongchang, the surf and sand of Australia's Gold Coast...
In this file image from undated video footage run by China's CCTV via AP Video, Muslim trainees work in a garment factory at the Hotan Vocational Education and Training Center in Hotan, Xinjiang, northwest China. Image: Associated Press

US Sportswear Traced to Factory in China’s Internment Camps

HOTAN, China — Barbed wire and hundreds of cameras ring a massive compound of more than 30 dormitories, schools, warehouses and workshops in China's...
US President Donald Trump answers a reporters question about Supreme Court Justice nominee Brett Kavanaugh during a meeting with Colombian President Ivan Duque in September at the UN General Assembly. Photo: Evan Vucci / Associated Press

Trump Foundation Reaches Deal to Dissolve Amid Lawsuit

NEW YORK — President Donald Trump's charitable foundation reached a deal Tuesday to go out of business, even as Trump continues to fight allegations...

THAI Taps Worldpay for Payments Innovation (Sponsored)

BANGKOK — Thai Airways International (THAI), the flagship carrier airline of Thailand, has selected Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) as its international payments...
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Miss Grand International 2018 Clara Sosa of Paraguay at Khaosod English
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Battle for Ao Manao
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The Face Men Thailand Season 2 Contestants Live Interview
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Miss Tiffany Thailand 2018 'Esmon' with Runners Up 'Book' and 'Narm'
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Body Politic by Taweesak Molsawat
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US Expat Artist Scraps and Scrapes in 'Factory' at Bangkok Biennial
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Miss Universe Thailand 2018 Sophida 'Ning' Kanchanarin's Exclusive Interview with Khaosod English.
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Blood & Beauty: Thai Artist Paints in Blood
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First Look: Rescued boys after cave ordeal
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Rescue of the 'Wild Boars'
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Battlefield Bangkok: The Time the Navy Defied the Army – And Lost
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Predator Prowls Rural Thailand
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Silent Disco in Bangkok
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Buddha Issara Captured By Police
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Distressed Monk Ascends Tower to Save Monastery
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Dead and Dying: Thousands of Thai Dogs Perish Due to Rabies False Alarm
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Duck-Eating Python Subdued After Epic Struggle
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Elephants ‘Make Merit’ on Thai Elephant Day at Pattaya’s Nong Nooch Tropical Botanical Garden
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Shackled Suspects Shove Way Out Thai Courthouse
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Muralists Paint 'The Last Kill' for Thai Wildlife
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Go Deep With Thailand’s 1st Female Undersea Relic Hunter
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Kiss My Axe: Hurl Deadly Bladed Terror at Bangkok Range
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From Pattaya With Love: Fools Russian In – Khaosod English The Show Ep. 01
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Chinese Opera in Thailand
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Inside 'Kitties and Bears' Bangkok
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Virtual Thailand: Scenes of Mourning
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Virtual Thailand: Dusk falls on royal funeral and Bangkok's Phra Pinklao Bridge
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Royal Funeral: A ride through a sea of black mourners in Bangkok
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Fly Over Funeral Site in This Official Drone Footage (Video)
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Virtual Thailand: Enter the Crematorium of King Rama IX
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Nakhon Pathom Plants Marigolds In Run-Up to Rama IX’s Cremation
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