Sat, 16 Mar 2019 20:24
Cuddly polar bear cub makes splash in Berlin debut
Berlin's latest zoo celebrity, a fluffy polar bear cub, made her first tentative steps on the public stage Friday, with media hungry to anoint her the rightful successor to late lamented superstar Knut.
Sun, 10 Mar 2019 12:59
It's official! Jennifer Lopez, A-Rod are engaged
Singing superstar Jennifer Lopez and retired baseball great Alex Rodriguez have been one of the most glam celebrity couples in recent years. Fans, get ready: a J-Rod wedding is on the cards.
Thu, 07 Mar 2019 01:00
Why little Kit the pancake maker deserves to be a national hero
Re: “Pak Kret pancake maker, 14, becomes online celebrity”, Around Thailand, February 28.
Wed, 27 Feb 2019 16:46
Pakkret crepe maker, 14, becomes online celebrity
A 14-year-old boy, known as Brother Kit, has sold Thai-styled crepes with a variety of fillings in Pakkret district of Nonthaburi near Bangkok for many years. He is known by his customers for his smile and concentration.
Mon, 14 Jan 2019 17:38
Video : Afghan talent show singer finds fame as Justin Trudeau's double
Kabul - An Afghan talent show contestant's striking resemblance to Canadian Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has turned him into an unlikely celebrity in the war-torn country -- and potentially given him the winning edge.
Wed, 09 Jan 2019 01:00
Stanley Tucci is a fan of Mandarin
American actor, writer, producer and film director Stanley Tucci is the newest celebrity fan to join Mandarin Oriental’s multimillion-dollar global advertising campaign “He’s a Fan/She’s a Fan”.
Sat, 22 Dec 2018 13:15
Malaysian hotels afraid to turn away social media influencers asking for free stay
Hotel marketing and communications manager Beverly* has had a hectic week. She’s been busy generating publicity for a new restaurant at the property. The last thing she needs is for a minor Instagram celebrity writing in with a request for a free stay at the glitzy hotel in Kuala Lumpur she works at.
Tue, 04 Dec 2018 09:05
Celebrity chef Ungermann visits Reflexions
Masterchef Australia 2017 runner-up Ben Ungermann will be the guest chef at the Athenee Hotel Bangkok’s restaurant Reflexions tomorrow through December 9.
Wed, 03 Oct 2018 13:26
Urgent : Disappeared China star Fan ordered to pay $129m over taxes
Beijing - Chinese superstar Fan Bingbing has been ordered to pay more than $129 million in taxes and fines, state media said Wednesday, months after the once ubiquitous celebrity disappeared from the public eye.
Tue, 04 Sep 2018 20:30
Mynk confesses: My pregnancy was a big lie
AN INTERNET celebrity on Tuesday confessed she had fabricated a story about being impregnated by her teen heartthrob ex-boyfriend, saying she only did it because she wanted him to return to her.
Wed, 29 Aug 2018 07:00
There’s no business like government business for celebrity presenters
STAR POWER has delivered a big ratings boost to the spin-off of the government’s longstanding “Thailand Moving Forward” show – and four of the recent celebrity hosts are in turn getting certificates of appreciation from Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha as thanks at a September 4 ceremony.
Sun, 12 Aug 2018 19:00
Celebrity injured during charity cycling event
An entertainment figure suffered an accident during a charity cycling event in Prachuap Khiri Khan province on Sunday.
Sat, 28 Jul 2018 01:00
Why you can’t beat US beef
Stetson-capped celebrity chef Jay McCarthy shows Bangkok shoppers how to grill a real fine steak
Wed, 11 Jul 2018 01:00
Wild Boars cheered on by football elite
FACEBOOK tycoon Mark Zuckerberg yesterday became the latest global celebrity to offer moral support and encouragement to Thailand as the world toasts the success of the much-publicised operation to rescue 12 young footballers and their assistant coach from a flooded cave in Chiang Rai province.
Thu, 05 Jul 2018 12:10
Hong Kong celebrity chef Harlan Goldstein brings comfort food to Pattaya
Hong Kong celebrity chef Harlan Goldstein is lending his culinary talents to Thailand, opening Harlan Goldstein’s Comfort Food for Friends near Pattaya’s Cosy Beach.