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BMW reveals new F90-coded M5

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Super-saloon gets 600hp twin-turbo V8 and switchable 4WD system to level the performance game with the Mercedes-AMG E63 S.

Monday, Aug 21

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Ministry molestation investigation put off

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The release of an inquiry into a high-profile sexual harassment case at the Public Health Ministry has been postponed until later this week as a civic group has demanded a deeper probe, the ministry said Monday.

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Royal cremation coin orders accepted Tuesday

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The Treasury Department will accept orders for special coins commemorating King Rama IX's cremation at banks and state financial institutions from Aug 22 to Sept 30.

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Koh Tao appeal goes to Supreme Court today

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The defence will file their final appeal with the Supreme Court Monday in a case where two Myanmar nationals were convicted of the brutal murders of two British backpackers in Koh Tao in September 2014.

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Thriving Buri Ram to get airport upgrade

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Football, auto racing and Khmer cultural attractions have led to a spike in demand for air travel in this once-sleepy province.

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Millions get ready for US full solar eclipse Monday

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It will be the first total solar eclipse to sweep coast-to-coast across the US in 99 years.

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Honda Mobilio RS facelift (2017) review

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The Honda Mobilio has its traditional MPV rivals beaten, but can its facelift cope with the arrivals of the Toyota Sienta and the brand’s very own BR-V?

Developers sweeten pot for buyers

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Developers are offering free or low monthly instalments for up to three years to speed clearance of ready-to-transfer condominiums and to cushion against high rejection rates for housing loans.

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Apex assigning billions for hotels, resorts and plaza

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SET-listed Apex Development Plc plans to spend 6.25 billion baht to develop three hotels and a plaza in Phuket and one hotel in Pattaya. It also wants to launch four residential projects worth a combined 7.32 billion baht in Phuket,…

Sunday, Aug 20

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Friend zone

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Imagine falling in love with your best friend. You have to hide your feelings because you may lose your friend forever.

Test Yourself: Happy retirement

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Test Yourself is where you can improve your reading skills. Whether it’s for tests like University Entrance Exams or IELTS and TOEFL, or even just for fun, these pages help you to read, understand and improve your English.

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Phuket perks up

As reflected by increased construction activity, prospects in the Phuket real estate industry look promising. While demand in the holiday home market has seen signs of recovery, multiple infrastructure projects that have been developed…

Saturday, Aug 19

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Not as bad as it looks

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A fire broke out at a restaurant at CentralWorld shopping centre, sending up a lot of smoke, but causing little damage.

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New Thai Audi agent brings diesel power to Q5 and Q7

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Buyers now have the choice to spec their SUVs with either TFSI petrol or TDI diesel engine.

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Mercedes-Maybach envisions a classy two-seat convertible

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Vision 6 Cabriolet concept features a long and sleek body and houses an electric motor that could become a production reality.

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Sibling rivalry

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To fall in love with the same girl as somebody else is a problem. It’s even worse if the other guys fighting for the girl are your brothers.

Looking forward

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Bam thought her dreams had come true when she won a scholarship to the United World College in China. But she was forced to turn it down due to family financial problems. Bam refused to give up.

Friday, Aug 18

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The clever yellow postbox

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In Thailand, mailboxes are red – except in Pitsanulok.

Aston Martin expands Zagato-designed family of cars

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Vanquish-based Speedster and Shooting Brake are being shown of the first time at the 2017 Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach.

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Major terrorist attacks in Spain

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Drivers ploughed into pedestrians in two separate attacks in Barcelona and another Spanish seaside city Thursday and Friday, killing 13 people and injuring more than 100 others.

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Almost champions

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It was a heartbreaking loss for two-time Asian women's volleyball champions Thailand, who started off brilliantly only to concede the last three sets to arch-rivals Japan

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Quartet of factors to boost housing growth

New infrastructure projects, the Eastern Economic Corridor (EEC), smart city development in major provinces and senior living trends will help drive the growth prospects for the country's residential development, says Deputy Finance…

Thursday, Aug 17

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BMW previews new Z4 at 2017 Concours d’Elegance in Pebble Beach

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The German luxury carmaker has unveiled a thinly-disguised show car of its next-generation roadster, to be built in conjunction with Toyota.

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Now more than 10,000 7-Eleven stores in Thailand

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The number of 7-Eleven convenience stores in Thailand has topped 10,000, achieving the milestone at a faster pace than in Japan, their local operator says.

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Cleaner, brighter Temple of Dawn makes some unhappy

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The restoration at Wat Arun has removed its familar dark-green colour because it was actually caused by stains left by moss.

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Platinum plans diversification

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SET-listed Platinum Group Plc (PLAT), a wholesale fashion mall developer, plans to diversify business to cover all commercial segments by adding retail and residential developments.

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Another round of flooding possible next month

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At least two typhoons are expected to develop in the Indian Ocean next month, weakening to depressions, but causing heavy rain in the North and Northeast.

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Heavy workloads for doctors in state hospitals

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What is life actually like as a doctor working for state hospitals these days?

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Pace advises SET of paperwork delay

Pace Development Corporation Plc (PACE) yesterday made clarifications to the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) following the bourse's decision to post suspend and notice pending signs on its stock trade.

Wednesday, Aug 16

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Thai women's team in Asian volleyball final

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Thailand earned a place in the final of the 2017 Asian Women's Volleyball Championship on Wednesday after sweeping South Korea 3-0.