Radical Islam Blamed for Terror Strike in Australia

SYDNEY Australian investigators say a Somali-born man who stabbed bystanders in the center of Melbourne on Friday had been inspired and radicalized by the militant group calling itself Islamic State.…

THAILAND: BID TO LIFT TOURISM SLUMP – WAIVER ON VISA-ON-ARRIVAL FEE

BANGKOK, Amid declining numbers of visitors, notably from China, during the traditional tourist high season, a desperate Thai Cabinet agreed to waive the Bt2,000 visa-on-arrival fee for tourists from 21…

THAILAND: BID TO LIFT TOURISM SLUMP – WAIVER ON VISA-ON-ARRIVAL FEE

BANGKOK, Amid declining numbers of visitors, notably from China, during the traditional tourist high season, a desperate Thai Cabinet agreed to waive the Bt2,000 visa-on-arrival fee for tourists from 21…

Chinese Refugee Found Guilty of Violating Thailand’s Immigration Law, Given Probation

A Bangkok court on Friday found Chinese dissident Yang Chong guilty of violating Thailand’s immigration law by staying in the country after his visa expired, but ruled he would not…

Chinese Refugee Found Guilty of Violating Thailand’s Immigration Law, Given Probation

A Bangkok court on Friday found Chinese dissident Yang Chong guilty of violating Thailand’s immigration law by staying in the country after his visa expired, but ruled he would not…

Chinese Refugee Found Guilty of Violating Thailand’s Immigration Law, Given Probation

A Bangkok court on Friday found Chinese dissident Yang Chong guilty of violating Thailand’s immigration law by staying in the country after his visa expired, but ruled he would not…

53 Lao Women and Girls Rounded Up in Karaoke Bar Raid in Southern Thailand

Police and military personnel rounded up and detained 53 Laotians50 women and three girls who were allegedly employed as sex workersduring raids on karaoke bars in southern Thailand’s Narathiwat province,…

53 Lao Women and Girls Rounded Up in Karaoke Bar Raid in Southern Thailand

Police and military personnel rounded up and detained 53 Laotians50 women and three girls who were allegedly employed as sex workersduring raids on karaoke bars in southern Thailand’s Narathiwat province,…