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Story by Pylin Jane Sanguanpiyapand, Creator-in-Chief of Bangkok 101 Sri-In-Pun (ศรีอินปัณณ์) is unlike any hotel, Airbnb or homestay I’ve ever visited. It has none of the things we are accustomed to in our modern lifestyles. There is no air-conditioning, no TV, not even Wi-Fi. The water pressure in the shower

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Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha smiles to reporters as he leaves a meeting on Covid-19 at Government House on Wednesday. (Photo: Pornprom Satrabhaya) Prime Minister Prayut has been cleared by the Constitutional Court of any wrongdoing in staying in army housing while being the prime minister. His occupancy was allowed under

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Obec gives nod for casual attire in all schools But concession is only for first day of new term A banner reading dressing casual outfits to school is hung on a pedestrian bridge at Uruphong intersection on Monday. (Photo from @BadStudent_ Twitter account) The Office of Basic Education Commission (Obec)

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The Bank of Thailand (BoT) will hold a briefing on Dec 9 to unveil additional measures to contain the baht, an official said on Monday, blaming both short- and long-term factors for the currency’s strength. The measures to be implemented in the first quarter of next year will be aimed at

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Rolls of barbed wire were laid at the entrance and exit gates of the 11th Infantry Regiment on Phahonyothin road in Bangkok’s Bang Khen district on Sunday. (Photo: Wichan Charoenkiatpakul) The Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB) has advised motorists to avoid the in-bound Phahon Yothin and Ram Intra roads in Bangkok,

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Meliá Koh Samui is pulling out all the stops to mark its first Christmas and New Year with jolly good cheer, ushering in experiences ranging from tropical barbecues around beach bonfires and all-day tapas to lighting up a large Christmas tree, a visit by Santa Claus and plenty of Christmas