The ‘mental illness’ of Thai society, Nation report

Since seizing power in 2014, the military junta led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha has largely abandoned its promises of sweeping reforms in favour of “soft...

Air Asia X named cheapest international airline in the world

ASIA dominates the world’s cheapest airlines list, but the other results may surprise you. Booking engine and travel planning platform Rome2Rio has released a report detailing...

Vietnamese gangs use teenagers as slaves in UK ‘cannabis farms’

VIETNAMESE gangs, who have long controlled the UK’s market in cannabis production, are using teenage slaves from Vietnam to tend their illegal crops. Human rights...

Video: ‘Hero’ Malian, extraordinary rescue of child in Paris

A young Malian man was hailed a hero on Sunday after he sprang into action to save a four-year-old child hanging from a fourth-floor...

British soldiers dressed as farmers wipe out Jihadi terror camp

SAS pose as SHEEP FARMERS before unleashing hell on Jihadi terror camp BRITISH Special Forces wiped out 20 jihadis and an entire jihadi terrorist training...

Driver SURVIVES after car is crushed by lorry

A man is in hospital after an 18-wheeler trailer truck loaded with soybeans lost control and fell on top of a car in the...

Brit killed in Thailand was ‘brainwashed,’ claims former partner

A mum who was hit and killed by a lorry in Thailand had been brainwashed by a quack medic who prescribed turps for autism,...

Pirate Bay blocked again for millions of users

The Pirate Bay is the world’s leading torrent portal and prides itself on being “the galaxy’s most resilient BitTorrent site”. Ever since it was set...

28 Injured after Passenger Bus Rams Truck in Central Thailand

Twenty eight people have been injured after their bus collided into the rear of a 10-wheel freight truck then careened onto a ditch early...

Phuket man arrested for knife rape attack on neighbour

Police have arrested a man who attempted to rape his neighbour’s wife at a worker’s camp in Chalong by attacking her with a knife...

Locals tuck in after beer truck accident

Passersby helped themselves to more than a thousand cans of Leo beer after they came loose from a truck that collided with a barrier...

Thailand Public Holidays 2018

This page contains a national calendar of all 2018 public holidays for Thailand. These dates may be modified as official changes are announced, so...

Vietnam fines cruise ship for service scam reported by Australian tourist

The traveler said she did not receive the services advertised for the tour, which turned out to be unlicensed. Owner of a cruise ship in...

Vietnam’s internet to crawl as repair work starts on infamous cable

This is the second time the AAG hit pause this year, following a reset last January. Internet connections in Vietnam are expected to run at...

Chinese jets make first night landing on carrier

Chinese fighter pilots have carried out night landings on the country's first aircraft carrier, China Daily reported, the latest demonstration of military muscle as...

Travellers unaware they face 10-years jail for vaping in Thailand

A travel agent is urging others to tell their customers not to vape in Thailand as they could face up to 10 years in prison. Pat Waterton,...

Greatest Generation – The Jump over the Rhine River

Operation Market Garden began on September 17, 1944, three months after D-Day. The plan was for the British Army, and its allies, to drive through...

Man arrested for sexually assaulting 3 motorcycles (VIDEO)

Adding this to the list of crazy human fetishes, a man in Chonburi went around cutting open other people’s motorcycles before he masturbated into...

Avoiding scams in the Land of Fake Smiles

Also known as the land of smiles, Thailand has much to offer. With a tropical climate, white sand beaches, majestic mountains, exotic food, luxury...

The ghost houses of Asia’s financial collapse (Gallery)

Mansions destined to belong to the super-rich lie abandoned in Bangkok following 1997 banking disaster. These eerie pictures show the mansions destined to belong to...