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Teens use VR to capture Hiroshima horror

il y a 15 heures 39 min
FUKUYAMA, Japan: It's a sunny summer morning in Hiroshima. Cicadas chirp in the trees. A lone plane flies high overhead. Then a flash of light, followed by a loud blast. Buildings are flattened and smoke rises from crackling fires under a darkened sky.

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Shifting your mindset for a faster-paced world

il y a 17 heures 22 min
We all face different situations and challenges in life and form different thought patterns. We learn a lot as we go to school and university and start work. But sometimes, you may “know” so much that it blinds you to reality. Our perspectives are all we know. That is our mindset.
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Regime woos South with billions of baht

il y a 18 heures 38 min
The government is expected to try to appease the southern region by approving a 200 billion baht budget during mobile cabinet meetings in Ranong and Chumphon province, according to a source.
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Virtuous circle

il y a 18 heures 59 min
The ever-growing population coupled with lifestyle shifts have put our planet at risk as natural resources dwindle. Meanwhile, wasteful production and consumption behaviours have resulted in growing pollution and other environmental challenges.
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Dead interesting

il y a 18 heures 59 min
Photography, sculpture and mixed-media work come together in a Mexican art exhibition, "MEX4: Preservation Of The Occult", and viewers can expect a cornucopia of feelings.
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The ugly risks of cosmetic surgery

il y a 18 heures 59 min
South Korea -- the plastic surgery capital of the world -- is a popular destination for many Thais in pursuit of "aesthetic perfection". Want to look handsome like oppa? Or like the pretty idols in series and music videos with flawless skin and features? To many, South Korea is the answer.
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Kerry targets M&A for regional sourcing

il y a 18 heures 59 min
Kerry Ingredients, an Irish manufacturer of food and drinks, is seeking merger and acquisition (M&A) deals to expand its business in Thailand.
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Dusit Zoo begins its long goodbye

dim, 19/08/2018 - 23:47
The next two weeks will be the last for Dusit Zoo, the country's first, and still most popular, zoo.
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How will post-poll Thailand look?

dim, 19/08/2018 - 23:35
Now the Election Commission and the National Council for Peace and Order have promised to hold the general election on Feb 24 next year, should we remain hopeful that the move will eventually lead Thailand to transition into a more democratic state? The answer largely depends on our expectations of the outcome, as well as the form of democracy that we want -- and we can look southeasterly to...
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Tharakorn wins them over

dim, 19/08/2018 - 23:30
Second Army Region commander Tharakorn Thamwinthorn is expected to retain his position in the upcoming annual military reshuffle as he was perceived to have performed well in keeping the red shirts and supporters of the Pheu Thai Party in check in the Northeast over the past year.
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Engineers urge bridge 'health' checks

dim, 19/08/2018 - 01:00
A bridge that collapsed in the Italian port city of Genoa with at least 38 people reported dead has raised the alarm about ageing bridges in Thailand that need to be monitored and maintained regularly.
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Market's loo coup

dim, 19/08/2018 - 00:00
'Airy" and "smelling clean and fresh" was how Nueng-ruethai Kijcharoen, a 46-year-old housewife described the toilets at Talat Iam Sombat Market, a privately-run fresh market on Soi Sukhumvit 77, known as Soi On Nut.
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Thaksin holds out a distant hope

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:35
Deposed former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra is again provoking the Prayut Chan-o-cha government and the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) by rousing opposition among his supporters at home ahead of Thailand's first election in five years timed for early next year.
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Promises, promises

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:30
The general prime minister is off to the South this week. The trip to Chumphon has been planned for a while, so the irony is coincidental.
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Say a little prayer for the Queen of Soul

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:25
One sunny morning in 1968, I had settled down to my customary reading of the Sunday newspapers on Hampstead Heath in London, when a couple sat on the grass near me. I was a little irritated when they switched on a transistor radio and was pondering giving them a lecture on the sanctity of peace and quiet. But then I heard the piano intro to I Say A Little Prayer and all was forgiven. A rare...
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Timely for Prawit to get boot from panel

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:20
It is the right decision for Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to remove Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon -- who is being probed over his luxury wristwatch scandal -- from the National Anti-Corruption Committee, a body established by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to regulate, coordinate and monitor corruption prevention and elimination efforts by all government agencies.
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Hit the road, Mr VIP

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:00
It was a headline worthy of finding scissors, cutting it out, setting it in a mid-priced Big C frame then hanging it on my study wall.
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Blue sky dreaming in Mumbai

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:00
It's all begun from the curiosity when Seefah Ketchaiyo was a little girl. She went to observe her grandmother in the kitchen as she cooked dinner for the family. For some people, reading books opens a new world to them, but for Seefah, entering the kitchen was a whole new world for her.
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Hazards that lie within

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:00
Although Thailand has multiple kinds of delicious food and snacks to choose from, consumers must bear in mind that they are also easily exposed to unsafe diets, which could subsequently land them with health problems.
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When life gives you lemons, try Jason Mraz

sam, 18/08/2018 - 23:00
Jason Mraz / Know
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