Thailand

Friday, July 13, 2018

Friday, July 13, 2018

British diver who helped in Thai rescue: 'We're not heroes'

British diver who helped in Thai rescue: 'We're not heroes'

British diver who helped in Thai rescue: 'We're not heroes'

Rick Stanton, one of the divers who helped in the rescue efforts, said all the team felt 'excitement and relief' when all the boys were out

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thursday, July 12, 2018

Thai cave rescue could be turned into a Hollywood movie

Thai cave rescue could be turned into a Hollywood movie

Thai cave rescue could be turned into a Hollywood movie

Two production houses are looking at making the rescue of twelve boys and their football coach into a film

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Wednesday, July 11, 2018

Calls for British divers who helped rescue trapped Thai boys to be honoured

Calls for British divers who helped rescue trapped Thai boys to be honoured

Calls for British divers who helped rescue trapped Thai boys to be honoured

John Volanthen and Rick Stanton were the first divers to reach the trapped football team and their coach

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Tuesday, July 10, 2018

Mission to rescue four remaining boys trapped in Thai cave begins

Mission to rescue four remaining boys trapped in Thai cave begins

Mission to rescue four remaining boys trapped in Thai cave begins

Eight of the twelve trapped boys have been rescued, with the remaining four, their football coach and medics being rescued today

Monday, July 9, 2018

Monday, July 9, 2018

Thai cave rescue mission resumes after heavy downpours

Thai cave rescue mission resumes after heavy downpours

Thai cave rescue mission resumes after heavy downpours

Seven elite British divers are among the team bringing the remaining eight trapped boys out of the cave

Friday, July 6, 2018

Friday, July 6, 2018

Elon Musk sends SpaceX engineers to help Thai cave rescue

Elon Musk sends SpaceX engineers to help Thai cave rescue

Elon Musk sends SpaceX engineers to help Thai cave rescue

The tech entrepreneur offered advice on Twitter for rescuing the Thai football team trapped in a flooded cave with their coach

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Tuesday, February 20, 2018

Japanese father granted sole custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand

Japanese father granted sole custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand

Japanese father granted sole custody of 13 surrogate children in Thailand

The babies were born by nine surrogate mothers

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Wednesday, November 8, 2017

Seven arrested after 'brawl between gangs breaks out in hospital'

Seven arrested after 'brawl between gangs breaks out in hospital'

Seven arrested after 'brawl between gangs breaks out in hospital'

One man allegedly used a baseball bat to attack a patient in the hospital

Thursday, November 2, 2017

Thursday, November 2, 2017

WWF warns of continuing trade in endangered animal products

WWF warns of continuing trade in endangered animal products

WWF warns of continuing trade in endangered animal products

Many products created from endangered animals are said to treat conditions such as asthma, rheumatism, stomach problems and arthritis

Monday, October 16, 2017

Monday, October 16, 2017

Man 'steals pickup truck from woman he met online on journey to meet his parents'

Man steals pickup truck from woman he met online

Man steals pickup truck from woman he met online

The man allegedly left the woman alone in a restaurant whilst he drove her pickup truck away

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Chief of Thailand's military junta promises to hold elections in 2018

Head of Thailand's military junta promises to hold elections in 2018

Head of Thailand's military junta promises to hold elections in 2018

The military took power in Thailand in May 2014 after ousting Yingluck Sinawatra, who fled the country

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Wednesday, September 27, 2017

Former Thai Prime Minister sentenced to five years in prison over criminal negligence

Former Thai Prime Minister sentenced to five years in prison over criminal negligence

Former Thai Prime Minister sentenced to five years in prison

Yingluck Shinawatra was found guilty of criminal negligence by the Supreme Court and sentenced in absentia

Monday, May 22, 2017

Monday, May 22, 2017

Explosion at Thai hospital, 24 injured

Explosion at Thai hospital, 24 injured

Officials confirm it was caused by a bomb

Friday, May 19, 2017

Friday, May 19, 2017

Monkey who pigged out on junk food rescued and placed on diet in Thailand

Obese Monkey 'Uncle Fat' placed on emergency diet after gorging on tourist junk food

Obese Monkey 'Uncle Fat' placed on emergency diet after gorging on junk food

Most macaques monkeys weigh around 9 kilograms. 'Uncle Fat' weighs 26 kg

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Tuesday, May 9, 2017

Explosion in Thailand tourist resort of Pattani

Explosions rock Thailand tourist resort of Pattani

Explosions rock Thailand tourist resort of Pattani

Two explosions took place outside of a shopping centre

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wednesday, April 26, 2017

Wife of the man who killed their child and himself not angry at Facebook over live video

Wife of man who streamed their baby's murder on Facebook Live says she's not angry with social media site

Wife of man who killed their child and himself not angry at Facebook over video

Chiranut Trairat's husband, Wuttisan Wongtalay, killed their 11-month old baby daughter and himself on a live stream on the network

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Tuesday, April 25, 2017

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook Live stream

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook Live stream

Thai man kills his baby and himself during a Facebook live stream

Facebook sent condolences to the family for the incident and removed the content after it went viral on the network

Friday, March 24, 2017

Friday, March 24, 2017

Fancy a flight to North Korea? Well, here's your chance

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Fancy going to North Korea? Well now there's a twice-weekly flight

Air Koryo is to start operating flights from Dandong International Airport in China

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Thursday, February 2, 2017

Naked man rampages through market armed with a knife and screwdriver in Thailand

Naked man rampages through market armed with a knife and screwdriver in Thailand

Naked man rampages through market armed with a knife and screwdriver in Thailand

A naked man armed with a knife and screwdriver terrorised people in Pattaya market in Thailand in the early hours of Thursday morning

Friday, August 12, 2016

Friday, August 12, 2016

Thailand attacks: 'The country is stunned', says editor of Phuket News

Thailand attacks: "The country is stunned", says editor of Phuket News

Thailand attacks have left the country 'stunned', says editor of Phuket News

Chris Husted tells Paul Ross that coordinated attacks on tourist hot-spots Hua Hin and Phuket have left Thais as bewildered as everybody else…