Category Archives: Sports

378 KILLED, OVER 3,500 INJURED IN THAILAND’S ROAD ACCIDENTS DURING SONGKRAN FESTIVAL

BANGKOK, Thailand A total of 378 people have been killed and more than 3,500 others injured in Thailand’s road accidents in a six-day time during Songkran festival, according to an…

Girl kills herself at Surat shooting range

A 22-year-old girl shot herself at Surat Shooting Range on Wednesday with a 9mm pistol and died later at hospital. She left a letter telling the reason for her suicide…

New Thai Charges Filed Against Russian Sex Guru, Woman

BANGKOK Police in Thailand have filed new charges against a self-described Russian sex guru and a woman who claims to have evidence of Russian ties to President Donald Trump’s election…

Nuclear Deal Could Increase Risk for North Korean Defectors

SEOUL China’s continued forced deportation of North Korean defectors, who face imprisonment or even death upon return to the repressive state, has received muted international criticism, as diplomatic efforts have…

On the Chemical Attack in Douma

We continue to closely follow disturbing reports on April 7 regarding another alleged chemical weapons attack, this time targeting a hospital in Douma, Syria. Reports from a number of contacts…

Crown Property Bureau cancels land lease contracts with Royal Turf Club

The Crown Property Bureau (CPB) has scrapped land lease contracts with the Royal Turf Club (RTC), putting an end to the 102-year-old horse racing course in Nang Loeng which dated…

Thai Authorities Seize $68 Million Worth of Meth Near Border Regions

Thai authorities seized about $68.6 million (2.14 billion baht) worth of meth in the past week and arrested 11 suspects, officials said Tuesday, underscoring a U.N. report describing Thailand as…

Bus Fire in Thailand Kills at Least 20 Myanmar Migrants

At least 20 people died when a double-decker bus carrying dozens of migrant workers from Myanmar caught fire Friday in western Thailand, authorities said.The bus was transporting 47 people in…