Lifestyle

Lifestyle

Health, living, shopping, leisure and entertainment

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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...

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The first all-Laos made movie Huk Aum Lum, a Lao term meaning "well-blended love", has made in to cinemas in Bangkok in a move...

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In the Philippines, a property development scion has added some eye-popping flare to the conventional definition of narcissism. Robbie Antonio, the 36-year-old managing director of...
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Joseph Lang, a British writer and movie producer famous for the 2008 movie "Soi Cowboy", a thoughtful and disturbing meditation on the Thai experience...

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Thai health authorities have realised that there is a growing problem with obesity in the nation, with the number of overweight preschool children having...

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In an attempt to promote traditional grocery stores, Thailand’s Deputy Commerce Minister Nattawut Saikuar wrote and released a music video titled “Show Huay Show...

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Myanmar has banned the July 2013 issue of TIME Magazine which bears the words “The Face of Buddhist Terror”, its front page displaying the...

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Malaysia’s palm oil giant Sime Darby has deflected blame over being involved in the disastrous haze that engulfed Singapore and Peninsular Malaysia earlier this...

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Named after the US’s first president by a group of English teachers in the early 1900s, the municipality of New Washington, on the island...

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Thai authorities burned $400 million-worth of narcotics on World Drug Day on June 26 in the Thai city of Ayutthaya north of Bangkok, according...

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Thailand will have to address certain issues that affect investors' confidence in order to keep pace with the rapidly changing business environment in ASEAN....

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Google Thailand found out in a study that Thais spend more time on the internet than watching TV. They are spending around 16 hours...

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Wealthy individuals linked to the royal family of Brunei are among the buyers of a 35 per cent stake in the Lotus Formula 1...

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Apart from Singapore-based companies that were allegedly responsible for some of the disastrous Sumatra forest fires that caused hazardous haze in Singapore and Peninsular...

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“They will outlaw listening to that genre of music, that dress, and those actions... punishing by fine or by jailing. They will incentivise more...
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A documentary by British American film-maker Joshua Lincoln Oppenheimer, The Act of Killing, investigates the lives of remorseless former commanders of Indonesian death squads...