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Helping Thailand's flood victims with squeegees
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Helping Thailand's flood victims with squeegees

In a flashmob-style operation, foreign and local volunteers are hitting the streets to wash windshields for donations
Free Wi-Fi, food at Bangkok Evacuation Center for foreigners. So where are they?
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Free Wi-Fi, food at Bangkok Evacuation Center for foreigners. So where are they?

Off Sukhumvit 103, an auditorium-sized room has been set up for expats, students and tourists, but few have taken them up on the offer
Thai tourism taking 'unfair' beating
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Thai tourism taking 'unfair' beating

Despite most of the country being flood free, international arrivals have fallen. Some industry players blame the media
AirAsia boss announces new airline for the super rich
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AirAsia boss announces new airline for the super rich

Tony Fernandes takes advantage of Qantas' troubles by announcing his own super-premium carrier
Floods slow Bangkok's art scene, though some exhibitions still on
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Floods slow Bangkok's art scene, though some exhibitions still on

Bangkok Art Map, the city's essential guide for art lovers, shares what's still on in the coming weeks
Living with water: Bangkok residents share their stories
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Living with water: Bangkok residents share their stories

As the city's flood crisis continues, locals talk about how they've been affected
Nothing to celebrate in Bangkok as Loy Krathong events canceled
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Nothing to celebrate in Bangkok as Loy Krathong events canceled

Official festival events are off in the flooded city but public parks are still open for "floating"
Busy times for Bangkok’s famed snake catcher
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Busy times for Bangkok’s famed snake catcher

Along with the floods come pythons, cobras and pit vipers, says the legendary Sompop Sridaranop
New fear for flood-hit Thais: Green mambas
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New fear for flood-hit Thais: Green mambas

Fifteen of the highly venomous snakes have reportedly escaped from a flood-hit building outside of Bangkok
'Clothing optional' resort offers discount for Thai flood victims
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'Clothing optional' resort offers discount for Thai flood victims

A new "naturist" hotel in Pattaya is doing its part to help the country in its time of need
Crisis Chic: Bangkok blog takes a humorous look at the city's floods
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Crisis Chic: Bangkok blog takes a humorous look at the city's floods

"Style shouldn't go out the window, just 'cause water's coming in," says this tongue-in-cheek site
Thai floods: Local resources and where to help
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Thai floods: Local resources and where to help

A round-up of news sites, blogs and government agencies posting timely information on Thailand's flood crisis
iReport: Rescuing Bangkok's dogs from the floods
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iReport: Rescuing Bangkok's dogs from the floods

What one animal welfare group is doing to assist abandoned pets and how you can help
Flights diverted, cancelled as floods swamp Bangkok’s Don Muang Airport
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Flights diverted, cancelled as floods swamp Bangkok’s Don Muang Airport

Update: Both Nok Air and Orient Thai now operating out of Suvarnabhumi International
Stress, anxiety as Bangkok residents wait for the worst
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Stress, anxiety as Bangkok residents wait for the worst

Mixed messages, uncertainty and constant warnings are taking a toll. Plus: How the city’s tourists are handling the situation
Transit hotels: How to get to sleep during your stopover
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Transit hotels: How to get to sleep during your stopover

Gone are the days of curling up on a bench and splashing around in the airport sink. Transit hotels are the new transfer lounge
Bangkok shopping: Inside Terminal 21, the city's newest mall
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Bangkok shopping: Inside Terminal 21, the city's newest mall

Though another retail property might be the last thing Bangkok needs, the toilets alone make Terminal 21 a standout
Thai flood fashion face-off: Chanel vs. Burberry rain boots
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Thai flood fashion face-off: Chanel vs. Burberry rain boots

The prime minister is spotted wearing one brand, the wife of a top politician another: It all provides plenty of fodder for commentators
Cod Satrusayang: To Thailand in the coming times
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Cod Satrusayang: To Thailand in the coming times

As the nation faces the mammoth task of rebuilding from the floods, this writer searches for solace and hope
Thai officials call for crocodile hunters
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Thai officials call for crocodile hunters

With escaped crocs roaming flooded Ayutthaya, the government is paying cash for each one caught alive. Plus: Bangkok focuses on relief
World's 50 best beaches
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World's 50 best beaches

When sea meets sand, beautiful things can happen
Thai fashion: The brands, the styles and where to find it all
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Thai fashion: The brands, the styles and where to find it all

Day wear, night wear, lingerie and jewelry. It’s all covered in this guide to Bangkok’s growing fashion scene
Chiang Mai cuisine: The city's top snacks and curries
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Chiang Mai cuisine: The city's top snacks and curries

This food-mad city is filled with delicious northern Thai treats: Khao soi included, of course
Thailand flood warnings: Crocodiles, snakes and centipedes. Oh, my!
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Thailand flood warnings: Crocodiles, snakes and centipedes. Oh, my!

A new report advises Thais how to cope with all the creepy-crawlies the floods have flushed out
Alan Morison: The trouble with Phuket, and how it can be fixed
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Alan Morison: The trouble with Phuket, and how it can be fixed

Phuket's tuk-tuk "mafia" is threatening to derail the island's massive tourism industry. We need a solution now
Tourists warned as floods continue to wreak havoc in Thailand
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Tourists warned as floods continue to wreak havoc in Thailand

Bangkok braces for floodwaters following word from officials that the worst yet to come
Bangkok art: In October, an Antarctic chill moves into the city
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Bangkok art: In October, an Antarctic chill moves into the city

Bangkok Art Map, the city's essential guide for art lovers, shares its top picks for the coming weeks