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Philippine police arrest 43 foreigners for kidnap of Singapore woman

Police said the gang, including people from China and Southeast Asia, was believed to be a loan-shark syndicate targeting foreign high-rollers, with 11 similar cases reported since 2015.

Thailand police probe Belgian tourist's "suicide" amid online doubts

Thai police said on Friday they were re-opening an investigation into the death in April of a Belgian tourist which was ruled a suicide at the time after online posts voiced concern that she may have been murdered.

Thai activist arrested for commemorating democratic revolution

Thai authorities on Saturday detained an activist attempting to mark the 1932 revolution that ended absolute monarchy, police said, a historical event that has become increasingly taboo under an ultra-royalist junta.

Man stopped on Thai border with orangutans, tortoises, raccoons

Thai wildlife officers have arrested a Malaysian man attempting to smuggle two baby orangutans, 51 tortoises and six raccoons into the kingdom across its southern border, officials said on Thursday.

Five soldiers killed in Thailand

Five Thai soldiers were killed and four others injured on Monday in a blast in Pattani province.

Thai hospital bomber 'hated military': Junta

A man who 'hated the military' has been arrested for carrying out last month`s blast at an army-run hospital, the junta said Friday, the first time officials have suggested a motive for the attack.

Thai man jailed for 35 years for `defaming` royals on Facebook

The court punished him with seven years per count. Altogether he was given 70 years, but it was reduced in half because he confessed.

Thailand proposes palace budget of more than $123 million

Thailand`s junta plans to allocate more than $123 million for the monarchy in the 2018 budget, an apparent cut of more than 14 percent from this year.

Indian killed in Bangkok car crash

The accident occurred on the Soeng Sang-Lam Plai Mat Road in tambon Huay Hin, said Khachornsak Bucharam, a duty officer at the Nong Hong police station, Bangkok Poat reported.

Thai teen among latest group held for `royal insults`:Human Rights Watch

 United Nations` rights body warned Thailand`s widespread use of the law "may constitute crimes against humanity".

Bangkok hospital bomb wounds 24, junta blames its opponents

Bangkok hospital bomb wounds 24, junta blames its opponents

There was no claim of responsibility for the blast at the Phramongkutklao Hospital in Bangkok, which is popular with soldiers and their families and retired military officers.

Indians likely to travel to New York, Dubai, Bangkok in 2017 H1

Indians likely to travel to New York, Dubai, Bangkok in 2017 H1

Most Indians are likely to travel to New York, Dubai and Bangkok in the first half of the current calender year, according to a report.

Nine policemen injured by gunmen in Thailand

Nine policemen were injured by gunmen at a road checkpoint in southern Thailand on Monday, police said.

Thai ex-PM Yingluck $450 million bill aimed at her brother

Deposed premier Yingluck Shinawatra today accused Thailand's junta of "hounding" her family after it pressed for a USD 450 million tax bill to be slapped on her older brother Thaksin.

Air ambulance crash: Medanta docs suffered 25-40% burns

The two Medanta hospital doctors, who suffered burn injuries in the air ambulance mishap in Bangkok, continue to remain critical at a hospital in the Thai capital.

Air ambulance crash: 2 doctors from Medanta hospital in ICU, nurse stable

The two doctors from Medanta hospital, who suffered severe burn injuries in an air ambulance mishap in Bangkok, are in ICU at a hospital in the Thai capital.

Thai cops find tunnel in manhunt for elderly monk

Thai cops have uncovered secret tunnels running underneath a space-age temple of the controversial Dhammakaya Buddhist sect, as their manhunt for an elusive elderly monk accused of massive embezzlement entered a second day.

Thai authorities enter Buddhist temple to search for wanted monk - police

Thai authorities enter Buddhist temple to search for wanted monk - police

Thai security forces entered the country`s biggest Buddhist temple on Thursday to search for an influential monk wanted for money laundering, police said.

Astrologer Sundeep Kochar receives award for predicting Donald Trump's victory

Astrologer Sundeep Kochar receives award for predicting Donald Trump's victory

Dr Sundeep Kochar is one of the rare, new age, unconventional astrologer and motivational speaker in India.

Women's Asia Cup T20: Virender Sehwag has special message for victorious Indian women's team

Women's Asia Cup T20: Virender Sehwag has special message for victorious Indian women's team

India are the undisputed champions in Asia, having won all the six tournaments so far.