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General Prayut Returns As Prime Minister

Thailand wakes up to a democratic dictatorship this morning after ” winning ” 500 votes compared to the Democratic nomination of Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, here is a roundup of what this…

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THANATHORN, PRAYUTH FORMALLY NOMINATED AS PM

BANGKOK — Future Forward chairman Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit and junta chairman Prayuth Chan-ocha were named as candidates for the top government job by their respective parties Wednesday. No other names were put…

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Anti-Junta Rappers Awarded Creative Dissent Prize

BANGKOK — An international civil rights group has awarded a creativity award to the artists behind a viral rap video lambasting Thailand’s junta and justice system. Rap Against Dictatorship, which was threatened…

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Songkran Canceled at Kao San Road

Songkran Canceled at Kao San Road Kaosan road is usually one of the few areas of Bangkok that gets crowded with party goers during Songkran. The Thai New Years celebration…

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TGI FRIDAYS IS COMING TO THAILAND

TGI FRIDAYS IS COMING TO THAILAND The popular American fast-casual chain TGI Friday’s is looking to open up its doors in Thailand. Started over 50 years ago in New York…