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Thailand cave rescue: Boys found alive after nine days

Twelve boys and their football coach missing in Tham Luang Caves in Chiang Rai, Thailand for nine days have been found by divers.

Thailand protesters in rare rally over Chiang Mai development

Protesters in Thailand have staged one of the country's biggest demonstrations since the 2014 military coup as they campaign against a luxury housing development on forested land.

Thai women reject ‘sexy’ Songkran advice

When a Thai government official told women to dress carefully to prevent harassment at the Songkran festival, it brought back painful memories for model Cindy Sirinya Bishop.

Mobile phone recharged inside van flares up in Thailand

Local reports said the fire broke out on Monday at midnight in Samut Prakan when a phone being charged in the van burst into fire and the flames quickly spread the vehicle.

U.S. voices concern over 11 Uighur China wants Malaysia to deport

The United States expressed concerns over Malaysia’s possible deportation of 11 Uighur Muslims to China, following a Reuters report that Beijing wanted Malaysia to hand over the Uighur who escaped from Thailand.

Tourists held for nude temple photo

Two US citizens are being held in Thailand after they posted an online picture of themselves posing with their buttocks exposed at a temple.

Thailand seeks Malaysia’s help to send back Uighur escapees

Thailand is seeking Malaysia’s cooperation in sending back Uighurs who are believed to have slipped into the neighbouring country, after escaping from an Immigration detention centre in Sadao yesterday.

Uighur inmates dig their way out of Thai jail

Some 20 ethnic Uighurs from China are on the run after escaping from a Thai detention centre. They were among a group of more than 200 Uighurs detained in 2014.

Thailand enshrines ashes of King Bhumibol Adulyadej

Thailand's late King Bhumibol Adulyadej's ashes were enshrined in two royal temples and Thailand's Grand Palace, where he had lain in state since he died aged 88 last October.

Thailand bans smoking on popular tourist beaches

Thailand is introducing a smoking ban on beaches across the country with those caught violating the law facing up to a year in prison.