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Gallery: Teen muay Thai fighters share tales of life in the ring
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Gallery: Teen muay Thai fighters share tales of life in the ring

At the legendary Rajadamnern Stadium, six young fighters talk victory, loss and battle
Stop calling Thais lazy
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Stop calling Thais lazy

Thailand should be commended for sticking two fingers up at conventional Western business wisdom, says Bangkok writer Greg Lowe
Your pick: World's 50 best foods
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Your pick: World's 50 best foods

The world has voted and we now know the name and origin of the world's best food. But have you eaten it?
How one Thai budget carrier keeps its flight attendants young and hot
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How one Thai budget carrier keeps its flight attendants young and hot

It's all about marketing, not sexism, says Nok Air’s colorful CEO
A sneak peek at Bangkok's remarkable 'Tree House' hotel
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A sneak peek at Bangkok's remarkable 'Tree House' hotel

An innovative hotelier and self-professed tree hugger is on a mission to bring civilization to the green wilds of Bang Ka Chao
Thailand wants in on the F1 action
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Thailand wants in on the F1 action

Citing the success of Malaysia and Singapore’s Grand Prix races, officials in Bangkok are keen to host an F1 event
5 best Bangkok tailors
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5 best Bangkok tailors

Leave the "three-suits-in-three-days" shops for the rubes. These top city tailors are both talented and legit
Binoculars and cigarettes: A day at the Bangkok horse races
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Binoculars and cigarettes: A day at the Bangkok horse races

What to expect, how to bet and what not to wear at the Royal Bangkok Sports Club's Sunday races
Star Alliance launches FareFinder iPhone app
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Star Alliance launches FareFinder iPhone app

Easy and simple to use, Star Alliance launches a free iPhone app that tracks down fares with a slide of the finger
7 reasons to check out Bangkok’s 13th International Festival of Dance and Music
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7 reasons to check out Bangkok’s 13th International Festival of Dance and Music

The founder of Thailand’s biggest performing arts festival shares his top picks for the six-week event
How to ride-- and hopefully survive-- Bangkok's 'motocy' taxis
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How to ride-- and hopefully survive-- Bangkok's 'motocy' taxis

Riding with the city's colorful road warriors may be dangerous, but it sure beats sitting in traffic
Thailand goes from amazing to miraculous
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Thailand goes from amazing to miraculous

The Tourism Authority has a new campaign, but says it needs more cash to pull it off
Controversial Thaksin glad-handing in Tokyo
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Controversial Thaksin glad-handing in Tokyo

Former Thai prime minister says he's an "encyclopedia" to sister Yingluck
5 Bangkok sushi restaurants for 5 occasions
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5 Bangkok sushi restaurants for 5 occasions

From power lunches to boozy nights out, there's a sushi spot to fit everyone's needs
Hanging on for better times in Bangkok's Klong Toey slum
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Hanging on for better times in Bangkok's Klong Toey slum

A Swedish expat's idea to keep clothes from slipping off hangers is now helping the city's poor
Hong Kong taxis voted third best in the world
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Hong Kong taxis voted third best in the world

And we're the best taxi tippers, too
Bangkok’s top 4 private member clubs
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Bangkok’s top 4 private member clubs

These city clubs offer fine cigars, top sports facilities and posh decor. But getting in isn't easy
Yingluck hits ‘World’s Most Powerful Women’ list
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Yingluck hits ‘World’s Most Powerful Women’ list

According to Forbes, Thailand’s first female prime minister packs more clout than J.K Rowling
Date of Dreamliner's first commercial flight announced
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Date of Dreamliner's first commercial flight announced

ANA plans Tokyo Narita-Hong Kong inaugural flight, with regular services to Beijing and Frankfurt to follow
7 of Thailand's strangest magazines
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7 of Thailand's strangest magazines

Locally produced mags cover almost every niche you can think of: And some you probably haven’t
7 biggest misconceptions about Thai food
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7 biggest misconceptions about Thai food

Peanuts on pizza? Delicious, but not Thai. And don't even think about trying to substitute lemons for lemongrass
World's 12 worst tourist traps
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World's 12 worst tourist traps

Cross off this devil's dozen of overpriced, underwhelming sites from your bucket list. Now!
CNNGo TV in Bangkok: Where we were, who we met

CNNGo TV in Bangkok: Where we were, who we met

From talk host Woody Milinchatinda on RCA to singer Gene Kasidit at Suk 11, a guide to the locations and people that made up CNNGo TV program
The Circle: Bringing urbanites to the ‘burbs
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The Circle: Bringing urbanites to the ‘burbs

A new lifestyle shopping mall outside of Bangkok caters to suburban wealth and photo happy city folk
Christy Gibson: Thailand's blond-haired, blue-eyed luk thung crooner
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Christy Gibson: Thailand's blond-haired, blue-eyed luk thung crooner

The celebrity stunner opens up about Christianity, music and what it takes to annoy her on a date
Necrological literature: Thailand's 'funeral books'
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Necrological literature: Thailand's 'funeral books'

Books about the dead are popular momentos at Thai funerals, but they also offer historical insights and even classic Thai recipes
Best Bangkok high-end Thai restaurants
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Best Bangkok high-end Thai restaurants

Some of these independent Thai restaurants serve new takes on classics, others stick to tradition