A tale of two newspapers archives 2001-2008

'A tale of two newspapers' archives

'A tale of two newspapers' compares how various news sources report the same stories and is probably 2Bangkok.com's most popular feature. Most often the toothless Bangkok Post and the rabid Nation are contrasted, but many other sources are compared as well.

Big surprises in new cabinet - Bangkok Post, March 10, 2005
Few surprises in Thaksin's new Thai cabinet - Reuters, March 10, 2005


Junta friends out or in? - March, 2008
Will TRT accept the court's ruling? - May 1, 2006
Decision day - April 28, 2006
Airport delayed? - April 28, 2006
Invited or arrested? - April 19, 2006
Did the Transport Ministry "refuse to approve" or "soften its stance"? - October 26, 2005
The Transport Ministry meets about the Skytrain - October 24, 2005
Airport cracks and the 'fabricated news report' - August 11, 2005
Before and After: Post editing - July 30, 2005
The Anand/Thaksin address I - July 29, 2005
The Anand/Thaksin address II - July 29, 2005
Anand's comments - July 20, 2005

Special powers and problems in the South - July 16, 2005
Stimulus package
- July 13, 2005
Prem's 'accusation' - July 11, 2005
Thairath and Matichon editorials - July 8, 2005
Tsunami drill - July 8, 2005
Jaruvan relieved - June 28, 2005
The same event?
- June 27, 2005
Website closures - June 22, 2005
Subway passengers after the fare hike - June 6, 2005
Closing community radio III - June 1, 2005
Scanner probe extended
- June 1, 2005
Closing community radio II - May 21, 2005
Closing community radio I - May 20, 2005
Black May 13 years later - May 18, 2005
Bhokin and the new parliament building - May 13, 2005
Dengue fever - May 11, 2005
Krue Se and Tak Bai reports 'censored?' - April 25, 2005
Krue Se and Tak Bai reports are released - April 25, 2005
Security measures - April 7, 2005
Thaksin's 'right' quote - April 2, 2005
Tsunami warning - March 30, 2005
Reporting on the new cabinet - March 12, 2005
Surprises in the cabinet? - March 11, 2005
Thaksin's speech - March 11, 2005
Prem's 'rebuke' - March 1, 2005
Buying back the Skytrain - January 28, 2005
Sea gypsy protest - January 25, 2005
The Democrats' rally - December 20, 2004
Beer bar demolition - December 15, 2004
PM unhappy - December 12, 2004
The security decree - December 2, 2004
"Winds calm" at Ko Samui? - November 26, 2004
Which one is wrong? - November 21, 2004

HM The Queen's speech - November 19, 2004
The government fair - November 8, 2004
The fake press briefing - November 6, 2004
Deaths in custody - October 27, 2004
The threatening billboard - September 27, 2004
Subway car delivery - September 24, 2004
Chamlong's land grab charge - September 22, 2004
Akeyuth targeted by the government - September 13, 2004
The Nation questions the government's legitimacy - June 21, 2004
Death of Thanom - June 19, 2004
Bangkok governor predictions - June 10, 2004
Violating building code - June 5, 2004
Traffic at the new airport - May 28, 2004
Censure debate - May 20, 2004
Theories about the South - May 10, 2004
Same article, different headline - May 10, 2004
Soi Luenrit - April 12, 2004
Ghost buildings - March 26, 2004
US 'error' - March 25, 2004
US 'apology' - March 24, 2004
TRT win? - March 22, 2004
Laem Phakbia Bridge - January 20, 2004
Expressway extensions approved - December 26, 2003
Ratchadamnoen plans - September 20, 2003
Airport construction - September 12, 2003
Skytrain vendetta (one of the best) - August 26, 2003
When publicity goes wrong - August 16, 2003
Skytrain extensions - July 18, 2003
The airport roof - July 3, 2003
Gangs controlling motorcycle taxis - May 23, 2003
Describing a local tycoon - May 3, 2003
The Nation debunks Post articles--Post stands by its story - August 18, 2002
Mass transit details - June 22, 2001

Note: Since Bangkok Post now removes stories from the net after one week (no great loss as they often have incorrect or incomplete information), links to Post stories will likely not work.

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