Daily Archives: February 11, 2019

Thai Authorities Deport Group of Cambodian Muslims Formerly Suspected of Terrorism

Thai authorities have deported eight Cambodian Muslims who were part of a group of 18 arrested after they were initially suspected of training to join separatist insurgents in Thailand’s mainly…

Thai Election Commission Disqualifies Princess from PM Campaign

Thailand’s Election Commission Monday formally disqualified Princess Ubolratana Mahidol from running for prime minister for a party-linked to ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra.“The EC today has announced the name of…

Thai Election Commission Disqualifies Princess from PM Campaign

Thailand’s Election Commission Monday formally disqualified Princess Ubolratana Mahidol from running for prime minister for a party-linked to ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra.“The EC today has announced the name of…

Thailand to release refugee footballer after Bahrain dropped extradition request

BANGKOK, Thailand dropped extradition proceedings against detained Bahraini refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi on Monday (Feb 11), following a global outcry over the risks he faced if sent home.We have been…

Bahrain Refugee Soccer Player Leaves Thailand

BANGKOK A refugee Bahraini footballer with residency status in Australia boarded a flight for Melbourne early on Tuesday after Bahrain dropped its bid to have him extradited from Thailand, bringing…

Sightings of pink dolphins off coast of Thailand

THAILAND, A pink dolphin has made our Sunday better with these photos in the Gulf of Thailand. The breed is quite famous for the Gulf waters off Khanom in Nakhon…

‘Water from Air’ Aims to Turn Back Thailand’s Tide of Plastic

‘Water from Air’ Aims to Turn Back Thailand’s Tide of PlasticPHUKET, THAILAND Staying at a hotel on the Thai island of Koh Samui in 2015, Meghan Kerrigan noticed the four…