BANGKOK — Thai authorities cracking down on online insults to the royal family following the recent death of their king pressed Google and Facebook for help as they shut down more than 1,300 websites last month, more than they had in the previousRead more
BANGKOK -- A Siamese fighting fish with the colors of the Thai national flag has been bought for a record breaking 53,500 baht ($1,530/₱75,651.62) at an online auction, making it the most expensive Betta fish to ever be sold.Read more
BANGKOK, Thailand -- Pop-up clothes dyeing centers are a new phenomenon in Bangkok as black apparel becomes too expensive for many following the death of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.Read more
OVER a decade after the crime, a fugitive former police officer wanted on kidnapping and homicide charges has been arrested in Thailand for his part in the 2005 killing of a Chinese engineer in Quezon City.Read more
BANGKOK — Thailand's Royal Palace says King Bhumibol, the world's longest-reigning monarch, has died at age 88.
The palace said the king passed away peacefully on Thursday at Bangkok's Siriraj Hospital.Read more
BANGKOK -- Authorities in Thailand have confirmed that two cases of babies with microcephaly, or abnormally small heads, were caused by the Zika virus, the first such cases found in Southeast Asia.Read more