Fri, 14 Sep 2018 01:00
Political motive seen in PM’s love for pop-idols
PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha became ota (a big fan in Japanese) for AKB 48 yesterday as the J-pop idol girl band put on a special performance for him at Government House. Yet observers saw a hidden political message in the event.
Thu, 16 Aug 2018 01:00
The pain and pleasures of fame
“Heart Attack” director by Nawapol Thamrongrattanarit goes deep into the stories of the 26 young ladies the public know as BNK48
movie & TV
Sat, 11 Aug 2018 01:00
The galaxy and its girlfriends
Samsung issues a special BNK48 edition of its superb new J8 phone
Fri, 03 Aug 2018 01:00
Hot from the pop factory
Girl idol group BNK48 introduces its second generation of lovely lasses
Wed, 09 May 2018 11:25
No you can’t, BNK48 tells singer ‘Can’ Nayika
Nayika “Can” Srinian, a 20-year-old member of the Thai idol group BNK48, a sister group of Japan’s all-girl singing ensemble AKB48, has been suspended from duties for one month for breaching her employment contract.
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 01:00
BNK48’s special guest star
Izuta Rina arrives from Tokyo and the vast roster of AKB48
Sat, 28 Apr 2018 01:00
Front and centre
Meet Music and Noey, the ‘senbatsu’ sharing the limelight on the latest single from BNK48
Wed, 25 Apr 2018 05:00
PM breaks the rules to get up close and personal with BNK48
Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha swapped his stern demeanour for smiles yesterday as he chatted cheerfully with eight members of pop-star idols BNK48, who visited Government House.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 18:24
All-girl idol group BNK48 to meet PM on Tuesday
Members of the famous all-girls “idol” group BNK48 are scheduled to call on Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha at Government House on Tuesday.
Sat, 07 Apr 2018 01:00
A perfect ‘Starto’
Overflowing Thai girl group BNK48 give the adoring ‘otaku’ just what they want in twin debut concerts
Sat, 31 Mar 2018 01:00
Cuteness by the numbers
Idol girl groups become all the rage in Thailand and the boys are not far behind
Fri, 16 Feb 2018 01:00
A.P. Honda backs Nakarin
“A.P. Honda” announced its continuing support for Nakarin “Chip” Athiratpuwapat in the Moto3 World Championship and signed up six members of the booming girl band BNK48 as brand ambassadors to support team racers in all circuits.