Tag: Thailand

Thai protest leader hospitalized after 46-day hunger strike

Thai protest leader hospitalized after 46-day hunger strike

Enlarge Image Arrested anti-government protest leader Parit "Penguin" Chiwarak shows a three-finger salute as he [...]
Thailand Prime Minister Forgoes a Mask and Is Fined

Thailand Prime Minister Forgoes a Mask and Is Fined

With Thailand struggling to bring its worst coronavirus outbreak under control, Bangkok made it compulsory for residents to wear masks in public be [...]
Thailand imposes fines of up to $640 for not wearing masks

Thailand imposes fines of up to $640 for not wearing masks

BANGKOK — Authorities in Thailand are imposing fines of up to 20,000 baht ($640) for people who fail to wear face masks in public [...]
Punching out of poverty: Despite risks, 9-year-old Thai fighter eager to return to ring

Punching out of poverty: Despite risks, 9-year-old Thai fighter eager to return to ring

BANGKOK – Nine-year-old Thai kickboxer Pornpattara “Tata” Peachaurai is eager to get back in the ring after coronavirus curbs brou [...]
Myanmar junta deepens violence with new air attacks

Myanmar junta deepens violence with new air attacks

MAE SAM LAEP, Thailand — Violence in eastern Myanmar, including air raids that drove thousands of members of the Karen ethnic mino [...]
Thousands flee into Thailand following Myanmar air strikes

Thousands flee into Thailand following Myanmar air strikes

MAE SAKOEP, Thailand — Thai soldiers began sending back some of the thousands of people who have fled a series of airstrikes by th [...]
Thai police use tear gas and rubber bullets to break up protesters

Thai police use tear gas and rubber bullets to break up protesters

BANGKOK — Scores of people were injured and arrested in the Thai capital after police used water cannons, tear gas and rubber bullet [...]
House Hunting in Thailand: An Indoor-Outdoor Sanctuary for $1.6 Million

House Hunting in Thailand: An Indoor-Outdoor Sanctuary for $1.6 Million

Five Airy Bedrooms Off the Coast of Thailand$1.62 MILLION (50 MILLION THAI BAHT)This contemporary five-bedroom house sits on two hilltop acres in T [...]
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