Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:36
First Thai cave rescue film due out on mission anniversary
A Thai-born director who took just weeks to shoot the first film about the dramatic cave rescue of the "Wild Boars" football team says his focus is on authenticity and the mission's "unsung" heroes, with book publishers and Hollywood studios jostling to make their versions of the saga.
Sat, 24 Nov 2018 01:00
Authenticity earns its reward
A Michelin star lends its sheen to R.Haan, Bangkok’s new bastion of classical Thai cuisine
Mon, 08 Oct 2018 17:30
Thawan’s son urges collectors to check authenticity of paintings
The son of the deceased national artist Thawan Duchanee on Monday called for owners of paintings reputedly done by Thawan to have them verified to ensure that they were genuine.
Mon, 09 Jul 2018 13:20
Lacking 'authenticity', Kota Tua fails to make UNESCO heritage list
UNESCO’s advisory board has deemed Jakarta’s Kota Tua to be unqualified to join its World Heritage list, arguing that the area is, among other reasons, not “unique”.
Mon, 12 Mar 2018 13:45
Shopee officially launches Shopee Mall with around 600 brands onboard its platform
Shopee’s press release said the Mall offers 100 per cent authenticity guarantee, free shipping and 15 days return on all products, with an additional wave of unbeatable deals and promotions during the grand launch.
Sun, 11 Feb 2018 01:00
Have the courage to use your own name
It would seem Dr Frank, as he likes to call himself, is a very thin-skinned individual who cannot handle a mild reference to his abusive infantile articles without launching disparaging remarks about the authenticity of my identity.
Thu, 17 Aug 2017 01:00
Officials defend authenticity of Wat Arun work amid criticism
THE recent restoration of the iconic stupa of the Temple of Dawn, which is more commonly known as Wat Arun, has been completed properly in line with its original detailing and technical principles, according to the chief of the Fine Arts Department, which was in charge of the renovation.
Mon, 29 May 2017 17:45
Young people prefer trips authentic but safe, says Expedia
“Authenticity” in a travel experience and its share-ability on social media are important for the younger “millennial” generation, travel website Expedia says in its Millennial Traveller Report.
Mon, 19 Dec 2016 16:08
Van Gogh 'lost' sketches publisher threatens legal action
PARIS - The French publishers of a book of "lost" Vincent Van Gogh sketches on Monday threatened legal action against a Dutch museum that has questioned the authenticity of the works.
Mon, 22 Aug 2016 15:05
China state media casts doubt on Syria Omran video
BEIJING - China’s state broadcaster has questioned the authenticity of the video of Syrian boy Omran, which went viral worldwide, alleging it may have been faked as part of a Western “propaganda war”.
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 01:00
Much ado over art
A row erupts in Ho Chi Minh City about the authenticity of rare Vietnamese paintings
Fri, 29 Apr 2016 09:44
Despite damage, Palmyra retains authenticity: UNESCO
PARIS -- The U.N. cultural agency said Wednesday that the ancient Syrian city of Palmyra had suffered significant damage at the hands of Islamic State fighters, but that the archaeological site retains much of its authenticity.
Sat, 30 May 2015 01:00
Dawn of the Planet of Authenticity: Where consumers revolt against idea thieves
THE name Herman Melville may not ring a bell. But his famous quote on originality remains relevant in the lives of people working in the creative industry who work ever so hard towards perfecting the art of crafting authentic and disruptive ideas. Whether
Tue, 29 Jul 2014 00:00
New culinary school strives for authenticity
A new culinary school is set to open in Bangkok with the ambitious but clear-cut goal of having authentic Thai food served to customers across the world.
Thu, 10 Apr 2014 00:00
A storm over a scroll
Authenticity row puts the art ambitions of China's rich on display