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Thai woman perishes after leap into crocodile pond–police


A 65-year-old Thai woman has committed suicide by leaping into a pond of crocodiles at a farm popular with tourists on Bangkok’s outskirts, police said Tuesday.

Posted: September 16th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

2 British tourists found dead on Thai beach

crime scene

Police say the bodies of two British tourists were found naked with gruesome head wounds on a beach at a popular island in southern Thailand.

Posted: September 15th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Thai junta launches raids, sends ‘addicts’ to rehab centers


Thai authorities launched anti-drug raids across Bangkok Tuesday sending scores of “addicts” to rehabilitation centers after conducting door-to-door urine tests, police said, in the latest junta crackdown on law and order.

Posted: September 10th, 2014 in Featured Gallery,Latest News Stories,Photos & Videos,World | Read More »

Thai junta leader stacks Cabinet with military men

Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha AP FILE PHOTO

The general who transitioned from Thailand’s junta leader to prime minister has awarded key Cabinet posts to his trusted allies from the armed forces, the latest in a series of moves that critics say will prolong the military’s grip on power.

Posted: August 31st, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »

Thai junta leader assumes prime minister post

Thai new Prime Minister Prayuth Chan–ocha pays homage to the late King Nares during an establishment anniversary of the 21st Infantry Regiment, Queen's Guard in Chonburi Province ,Thailand. AP FILE PHOTO

Thailand’s junta leader has officially become the new prime minister following a royal endorsement from the country’s monarch.

Posted: August 25th, 2014 in Latest News Stories,World | Read More »