• Fri, 08 Mar 2019 20:30
    Satire rips into chaotic Thai politics as polls near
    A billionaire ex-premier plays poker against the junta chief, who has extra cards tucked up his sleeve -- satirical swipes at the country's chaotic politics are peppering Thai art galleries and social media with elections just weeks away.
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  • Thu, 10 May 2018 12:25
    Making the most of life
    Rising artist Kantapon Metheekul, aka Gongkan, explores the concept of conflict and social inequality through satirical works in the exhibition “Life is too short to hate"” showing at ODS Objects of Desire Store, on the third floor of Siam Discovery until July 15.
  • Wed, 21 Mar 2018 15:23
    Satirical video clip of Premchai’s poaching case goes viral
    A video clip apparently satirising the poaching case of Italian-Thai Development president Premchai Karnasuta, who is accused of killing an endangered black leopard, has gone viral online.
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 15:40
    Students’ satirical parade lives up to expectations
    Chulalongkorn and Thammasat University students took the opportunity at the traditional football match between the country’s two oldest universities on Saturday to mock prominent political figures.
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  • Mon, 29 May 2017 01:00
    Laughter in every line
    Gadget users take some kidding in the satirical art of Jean Jullian
  • Mon, 06 Mar 2017 01:00
    Dramatising consumerism
    Japan’s most soughtafter playwright and director brings a new satirical comedy to Bangkok this weekend
  • Wed, 24 Feb 2016 01:00
    Can we ‘Mercedes’ our way to nirvana?
    Nothing says “faith in God” better than the Pope’s bullet-proof car, goes the joke. It’s a smart, satirical statement, but Christians defend the papal protection by using the “Just in case” argument. Evil is powerful and always at work, they will point ou
  • Sat, 20 Feb 2016 01:00
    Monks’ antics make good fodder for social media users
    THE US-Asean Summit in California didn’t generate a lot of buzz among Thais on social media this week, with users initially more interested in talking about the political satirical parade that preceded the traditional football match between Chulalongkorn
  • Tue, 02 Feb 2016 01:00
    NCPO warns unis over satirical stunts
    THE JUNTA will meet with representatives of Chulalongkorn and Thammasat universities tomorrow to discuss the staging of their traditional football match and accompanying parade on February 13, following the lampooning of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha a
  • Thu, 31 Dec 2015 07:46
    Charlie Hebdo to release special issue one year after attack
    PARIS - French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo on Wednesday said it would release nearly a million copies of a special issue to mark a year since jihadists killed a dozen people in its Paris offices.
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  • Sun, 02 Aug 2015 19:35
    Money changes everything
    Japanese artist Yosuke Hasegawa undervalues the legal tender in a sharply satirical exhibition of folded banknotes
  • Thu, 05 Feb 2015 01:00
    Cartoonist interview: From corner kick to self-censorship
    In light of last month's attack on the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo's Paris offices that left 12 people dead, the French Institute of Myanmar held a discussion followed by a workshop on editorial cartooning in Yangon on January 23. Noted cart
  • Wed, 21 Jan 2015 09:09
    Kerry says freedom of press 'under siege'
    WASHINGTON (AFP) - Press freedom is increasingly "under siege," US Secretary of State John Kerry warned Tuesday as he paid tribute to the slain journalists of the French satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo.
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  • Wed, 14 Jan 2015 16:46
    IS says publishing new Mohammed cartoon 'extremely stupid'
    BAGHDAD (AFP) - The Islamic State group's radio on Wednesday described French satirical weekly Charlie Hebdo's publication of a new cartoon of the Prophet Mohammed as an "extremely stupid" act.
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  • Wed, 14 Jan 2015 14:31
    First Charlie Hebdo since attacks sold out in many parts of France
    PARIS (AFP) - The first issue of satirical magazine Charlie Hebdo to be published since a jihadist attack decimated its editorial staff last week was sold out within minutes at kiosks across France on Wednesday.
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