PHUKET MEDIA WATCH – Thailand news compiled by Gazette editors for Phuket’s international community Council to name top monk soon The Nation / Phuket Gazette In accordance with the 1992 amendment to the Buddhist Order Act 1962, the council-endorsed nomination would be selected from the eligible most-senior monks in the hierarchy, based on the amount of time the … [Read more...] about Phuket Gazette Thailand News: Council to name top monk; Nurses apologize; Naomi Campbell pales
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A popular YouTube influencer in Thailand has been called out by netizens for publishing a video clip of himself catching hermit crabs and taking them home to keep. The Natural Resources and Environment Minister of Thailand has also stepped into the controversy saying his department would open an investigation into the YouTube influencer’s actions. Several netizens called … [Read more...] about Top YouTube Influence Apologizes for Removing Hermit Crabs from Natural Environment
It's that time of the year again, when you’ll see rows of Singapore flags hanging from your neighbours’ windows because, well, National Day (but take it down before Sep. 30 or you’ll be fined .) If you’re reading this, you’re probably one of the thousands of people (me included) who weren’t lucky enough to receive the National Day Parade (NDP) tickets. Guess we’ll just be … [Read more...] about I didn’t get NDP 2022 tickets so here’s how I plan to recreate the NDP experience at home
(CTN News) – ‘Thirteen Lives’ is inspired by the true story of how a group of individuals collaborated to rescue 12 junior football players and their coach from an 18-day flooded cave during an unlikely rescue attempt. Their odds were stacked against them, the conditions were brutal, and their chances of success were slim. The motion picture beautifully illustrates the … [Read more...] about In ‘Thirteen Lives’, Ron Howard Favors Realism Over Drama
It seems you can find just about anything online these days. A person in Malaysia came across some rather disturbing material for sale on Shopee's website recently. The listing, which bizarrely displayed random photos of several young boys, was titled "Good stuff for sale." The 'product', priced at RM6,942 (S$2,150) and shipped from Selangor, was included in the "Personal … [Read more...] about Shopee Malaysia listing for ‘masturbation material’ sparks concern – is racy influencer Puiyi involved?