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Roadside bombs wound 20, kill soldier in Thailand's troubled south

The first bomb did not result in any casualties, but the other two killed one soldier and wounded 18 soldiers and police and two villagers. 

 

'Kumki 2' shoot begins in Thailand

'Kumki 2' shoot begins in Thailand

Filmmaker Prabhu Solomon has begun shooting for the sequel to his highly successful Tamil romantic-drama "Kumki" in Thailand, a source said.

Eight Manipuri tribal girls rescued from Yangon

Some local members of the international gang, all hailing from Churachandpur district of Manipur, were arrested. 

2 women traffickers arrested in Manipur

The arrests have exposed the flourishing international human trafficking trade in the northeast, the police said.

Whereabouts of former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra unknown: Defence minister

Whereabouts of former Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra unknown: Defence minister

"We don`t know where Yingluck fled and whether she has asked for asylum anywhere," Defence Minister Prawit Wongsuwan, who is also a deputy prime minister, told reporters.

Fugitive Thai ex-PM Yingluck in Dubai, aiming for UK: Junta source

Fugitive Thai ex-PM Yingluck in Dubai, aiming for UK: Junta source

Yingluck, 50, was due on Friday morning to arrive at the Supreme Court for the ruling in her trial for criminal negligence that could have seen her jailed for 10 years.

Thailand's ex-PM Yingluck flees to Dubai: Senior party members

Thailand`s former PM Yingluck Shinawatra has fled to Dubai, senior members of her party said on Saturday.

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra 'flees Thailand' ahead of trial verdict

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra 'flees Thailand' ahead of trial verdict

The top court issued the arrest warrant against Yingluck after she did not appear for the verdict in her trial over a rice subsidy scheme. 

Former Thai commerce minister jailed for 42 years for falsifying rice deals with China

Former Thai commerce minister jailed for 42 years for falsifying rice deals with China

Sources close to Yingluck, who was ousted by a military coup in 2014, said on Friday that the former prime minister had fled Thailand.

Thai ex-PM ​Yingluck Shinawatra skips court, arrest warrant issued

Thai ex-PM ​Yingluck Shinawatra skips court, arrest warrant issued

Thai ex-prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra missed a court appearance in a negligence trial on Friday that could have seen her jailed.

BBC journalist on trial for Thailand crime reporting

A British BBC journalist appeared in a Thai court on Wednesday for the start of a criminal defamation trial brought by a lawyer who featured in an investigation about foreigners being scammed of their retirement homes.

Thai activist jailed for two and a half years for posting BBC article

He was also charged with violating a computer crime law for posting a link to the BBC report, which was shared by more than 2,000 people.

Man teases ferocious bear with food, gets dragged into enclosure and mauled – Watch video

Man teases ferocious bear with food, gets dragged into enclosure and mauled – Watch video

The video of the incident was recorded and posted online and has been going viral ever since, which shows the man being mauled and bitten by the giant animal.

Case thrown out against former Thai Prime Mimister Somchai Wongsawat in rare win for anti-junta camp

Case thrown out against former Thai Prime Mimister Somchai Wongsawat in rare win for anti-junta camp

The Shinawatra family and their political allies are at the heart of a political conflict that has divided Thailand for more than a decade.

Thailand celebrates King Maha Vajiralongkorn's birthday

Thailand celebrates King Maha Vajiralongkorn's birthday

The government has instructed officials and members of the public to wear white clothes on Friday to celebrate King Vajiralongkorn`s birthday.

Tata Motors expands commercial vehicle range in Philippines

Tata Motors expands commercial vehicle range in Philippines

Besides the Philippines, Tata Motors commercial vehicles are present across several South-East Asian markets, including Malaysia, Vietnam, Indonesia, and Thailand.

Thai junta grants king full control of palace wealth

A new law giving Thailand's king direct control over royal assets worth billions of dollars went into force on Monday, the latest move by an increasingly assertive monarch to consolidate his power.

Malaysia foils bid to smuggle 'bearded dragons'

If found guilty of breaking wildlife protection laws, the trio -- who were arrested Thursday -- could be jailed for up to 10 years.

India-Thailand military exercise begins in Himachal

The joint exercise of the Indian Army with the Royal Thailand Army commenced at Bakloh in Chamba district, the official said.