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Lifestyle

Health, living, shopping, leisure and entertainment

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The Thai government's ambitious plan to construct a high-speed train network in the country will be a big failure, critics claim, as ticket prices...

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The battle for low-budget passengers is only one side of Asia's thriving air travel business. Airlines are increasingly targeting the wealthy and are beefing...

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“I was a monk for six years, first in Trang and then in Pattani. I came to Phuket on June 29 to visit a...

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A survey among around 2,100 people all over Thailand conducted from July 1 to 5 by Abac Poll Research Center, a department of the...

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Officials from Vietnam's Department of Cinema have announced they want to draft a plan to make the local film industry the "leading one in...

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A chicken takeaway restaurant that calls itself Hitler after the German Nazi leader reportedly opened in June in Thailand and made it into a...

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In what could be the most expensive divorce battle ever in the UK, former Miss Malaysia Pauline Chai, now 66, demands $760 million from her...

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The largest algae bloom in China's history has turned the Yellow Sea coast off the eastern city of Qingdao into a green swamp. The...

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In October of 1966, Dr. Sam Axelrad amputated the gangrene infected arm of a Vietcong soldier by the name of Nguyen Quang Hung. Hung...

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While Hollywood is still mulling over the sensitive issue of producing a movie about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, a group of amateur film makers...

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Filipinos like to drink. In particular, they like to drink beer. As the nation has prospered, so have its two rival beer producers, San...

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A grizzly murder scene unfolded in the financial heart of the Philippine capital Manila on July 3, AFP has reported. According to local police, five...
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The number of teams taking part in paintball competitions in Singapore saw an almost six-fold increase in 2013 compared to five years ago, Channel...

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Recent news of the mysterious death of British writer and movie producer Joseph Lang has sent chills through expat communities in the region. The...

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Citing rising inequality between the wealthy and not-so-wealthy, an Australian professor has called the Philippines a "purgatory for the poor". Prof. Gill Boehringer, a former...

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In the Philippines, there is no need to fear committing a faux pas by taking a cigarette from an open pack on a table....

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Jammed with endless amounts of trash, hazardous waste, and human excrement, lays the world’s most polluted river in West Java, Indonesia, known as the...

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An encompassing treasure of high regard, perceived as odd to some Westerners, yet capable of moving masses in the East. Hello Kitty is a...