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Anish Kapoor, other Indians, join artists from 35 nations at Bangkok Art Biennale

The Bangkok Art Biennale (BAB) began on October 12, 2020, and it will continue till January 31, 2021.

14 Oct 2020 6:44 PM

‘Unsung Heroes’ of Thailand’s victory over COVID-19: Lessons for India’s Asha workers

An exclusive interview with the doctor who founded Thailand’s little-known but all-powerful brigade of Village Health Volunteers

26 Aug 2020 5:22 PM

A holistic, one-day forum on tourism, sustainability, cinema

The first half of the forum featured top tourism professionals, who spoke about the importance of films, to promote destinations.

13 Feb 2020 5:35 AM

Nagaland designer is the toast of Thai Fashion Week

Atsu Sekhose said he enjoyed the fashion extravaganza. As for Thai silk, he felt that it was similar to Indian silk in many ways.

23 Dec 2019 4:53 AM

200-year-old march of barges to grace Thai capital tomorrow

The last time the royal barge procession was held, was in 2006 for the late Thai King Rama IX’s 60th birthday.

11 Dec 2019 2:50 AM


Indian writers take part in small but vibrant literature festival in Bangkok

The festival was held in the old and grand Nelson Hays Library, an iconic British institution housing as many as 20,000 books!

05 Dec 2019 1:15 AM

Modi takes part in two diverse and dynamic events for Bangkok’s NRIs

Many top businessmen and heads of Indian organisations attended the public event, and the Prime Minister posed for pictures with them.

05 Nov 2019 1:21 AM

Bangkok’s best-known cultural fiesta has big names and a range of acts

Uberoi is also proud of bringing China’s “National Treasure”, the multiple award-winning singer Li Yugang to the festival.

09 Sep 2019 6:08 AM

Multimedia art to Jataka opera, a splurge of world premieres

The Dasjati or Ten Great Lives are an iconic part of the Buddhist scriptures, and each one tells the colourful life of a previous life of the Buddha.

10 Jun 2019 3:18 AM

Asean spirit is the cornerstone of this small, meaningful filmfest

There were filmmakers from the 10 Asean countries, who discussed everything from budgets to marketing to co-productions.

29 May 2019 12:50 AM


After grand 3-day crowning pageant, Rama X is officially Thailand’s King

Amazing Thailand is full of surprises, and one has only to wait and watch.

08 May 2019 12:14 AM

First N-E Festival outside India, in Bangkok, to push trade and tourism

“Northeast India, connected by a 22 km-corridor to mainland India, has always suffered due to its geographical isolation.

12 Feb 2019 1:30 AM

For Gurgaon artist, Bangkok biennale a ‘stepping stone’

Marina Abramovic is of course famous for her phenomenally long performance-show of 700 hours, at MOMA, New York, in 2010!

09 Nov 2018 1:09 AM

Hanoi filmfest showcases Vietnam as a future giant

There were 22 Vietnamese films on view at the festival.

06 Nov 2018 12:12 AM

Bangkok Fest celebrates 20th anniversary with a dazzling range of shows

There are three other top orchestras performing at the 2018 Festival, and interestingly, they are all from Asia.

12 Sep 2018 12:07 AM


All art lovers look forward to the art Biennales in Bangkok

The art aficionado did not think that a surfeit of art Biennales would hurt anyone.

02 Jul 2018 12:19 AM

Emotions rule at Bangkok iifa, Rekha the real star

Ranbir Kapoor, Varun Dhawan, Arjun Kapoor, Bobby Deol set the stage on fire with their vibrant energy, backed by superb backup dancers.

26 Jun 2018 6:51 AM

Iifa 2018: A three-day show all set to unfurl in Thailand

The main Iifa Awards event and proverbial green carpet walk will be on Sunday at the gorgeous Siam Niramit Hall, where it was held last time too.

19 Jun 2018 11:26 PM

‘Greatest thing about being an Indian is that you feel at home everywhere’

Mumbai is the city where people from all over the country come together and are comfortable with each other.

25 May 2018 1:45 AM

A Myanmar royal is trying hard to restore his country’s heritage

U. Soe Win admitted that the British took away everything from his forefathers, when they sent them into exile.

20 Feb 2018 12:36 AM