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Pabuk : Southern Thailand on high alert of decade’s worst storm

BANGKOK -- All sectors in southern Thailand has been coping with tropical storm Pabuk, the decade's worst storm, around the clock since Friday, China’s...

Thai Cabinet endorses first gay marriage bill in Asia

BANGKOK -- The Thailand Cabinet has endorsed the Civil Partnership Bill, which would allow same-sex couples to enter into a legally recognised civil institution...

Mahathir arrives in Bangkok for 2-day Thailand visit

BANGKOK – Malaysian Prime Minister Tun Dr Mahathir  Mohamad flew into the Don Mueang International Airport here Wednesday to begin a two-day visit to Thailand. Dr Mahathir, who is accompanied...

Indian Tourist shot dead, another seriously injured in Bangkok

BANGKOK -- A brief shootout in a busy district of Thailand's capital Bangkok on Sunday night, left an Indian tourist dead and his compatriot seriously...

Thais flock to palace, hospital and temples to support ailing king

Bangkok  - The Thai capital Bangkok saw an outpouring of support for King Bhumibol Adulyadej on Tuesday amid growing anxiety over his health. Thais flocked...

One dead, five injured in overnight bomb attacks in southern Thailand

Bangkok (dpa) - At least one person died and five other people were injured after seven bombs exploded overnight in southern Thailand, local media reported Thursday. The...

Thai man gets nine years in prison for anti-monarchy Facebook post

Bangkok (dpa) - A Thai man was sentenced to nine years in prison on Wednesday for posting anti-monarchy messages on Facebook, his lawyer said. "The...

Philippines contestant wins Thai transgender beauty pageant

Bangkok (dpa) - Trixie Maristela from the Philippines was crowned Miss International Queen 2015 at the world's largest transgender beauty pageant held late Friday in...

Who let the crocs out? Security concerns hit Thai farms

Dozens of crocodiles escaped from a farm in central Thailand this month, highlighting lax oversight of the world's largest crocodile-farming industry, and frightening some of the locals.

Surviving Rohingyas detained at Malaysian – Thai border!

Hat Yai, May 7 - Suspected ethnic Rohingya migrants, who were rescued by Thai officials from a jungle, were detained today at the city...