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Couple arrested for murder of Filipino maid

The employers of a Filipino maid found dead in a freezer in Kuwait were both arrested in the Syrian capital Damascus, Lebanese and Philippine officials...

Thai activists in Pinocchio masks call country’s leader ‘liar’

Hundreds of pro-democracy activists in Thailand wore cartoon masks portraying the country's leader with a long nose on Saturday (Feb 24), calling him a "liar"...

Tourism generates almost 200 billion baht revenue in first month of 2018

Thailand’s tourism industry continues to shine this year with tourism revenue generated from foreign tourists visiting the country in the first month of 2018...

Gallery: Thailand crowns ‘Miss Jumbo’

Strutting their gut on the FAT-walk: More than 100 plus-size women battle it out to be crowned Miss Jumbo in Thai beauty pageant An annual...

Vietnamese banker flees overseas after stealing $10m from customer

Eximbank says it cannot reimburse the customer until a court orders it to do so. An Eximbank exec has fled overseas after appropriating VND245 billion...

Formula 1 street race in Hanoi looks likely

The government is willing to pay a lot for a grand prix in Hanoi to promote Vietnam, said F1 supremo Bernie Ecclestone.  A Formula One...

Two fishermen die after eating puffer fish eggs

Two seamen from Myanmar have died and another is in hospital after eating fried puffer fish eggs. The two men, identified only as Shwe and...

Pattaya’s receding shoreline to receive extra sand

A beach nourishment project along a 3km stretch in Pattaya is expected to begin next month after a delay of almost 18 months, according...

Brits partner with Thailand over driving licenses for foreigners

The Department of Land Transport has partnered with British Embassy Bangkok to improve driving license procedures for foreign nationals across Thailand. The improvements will focus on...

Brit jailed in Thailand for ‘abducting’ son

British dad jailed in Thailand for 'abducting' son who 'asked to be taken away' Jodie Smith last week tried to recover nine-year-old Joleon, allegedly snatched...