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    Thai PM defends police monitoring of Muslim university students

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on September 18, 2019

    Thailand’s prime minister on Tuesday defended police for requesting information about minority Muslim students from universities around the country, after criticism of the move as...

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    Dozens of tigers dead after confiscation from Thai temple

    Agence-France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on September 17, 2019

    More than half of the 147 tigers confiscated from a controversial Thai temple have died, park officials said Monday, blaming genetic problems linked to in-breeding...

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    Thailand says no impact on oil imports following Saudi attacks

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:20am on September 16, 2019

    Thailand’s energy minister said on Sunday the drone attacks on oil facilities in Saudi Arabia, the world’s top exporter, would have no impact on Thai...

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    U-16 girls lose to Thailand

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 12:00am on September 16, 2019

    Bangladesh began their AFC Under-16 Women’s Championship 2019 campaign with a defeat when they lost to hosts Thailand 0-1 in their Group A match at...

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    Thai hardliners demand ‘Ultraman’ Buddha art be destroyed

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:00am on September 14, 2019

    Hardline Buddhists in Thailand called Thursday for the destruction of paintings depicting Buddha as Japanese superhero Ultraman, provoking fevered debate about using sacred...

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    General Motors cuts some 350 jobs in Thailand operations

    Reuters . Bangkok | Updated at 12:35am on September 02, 2019

    General Motors has cut about 350 jobs from its Thai subsidiary’s operations, a labour representative said on Friday, slashing more than 15 per cent of...

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    Thailand promises continued support

    United News of Bangladesh . Dhaka | Updated at 12:31am on August 29, 2019

    Thailand said it would continue its support to Bangladesh for the swift repatriation of Rohingya refugees. Newly-appointed Thai ambassador Arunrung Phothong Humphreys conveyed this message...

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    Asia rice: Thai export prices gain as drought hits supply, Vietnam eyes South America market

    Reuters . Bengaluru | Updated at 12:00am on August 09, 2019

    Rice export prices in Thailand rose this week on worries that the country’s worst drought in about a decade could further squeeze supply, while Vietnam...

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    Bombs rattle Bangkok during ASEAN summit

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:01am on August 02, 2019

    Several small bombs exploded across Bangkok on Friday, rattling the Thai capital as it hosted a regional summit attended by US secretary of state Mike...

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    FBI detains Bangladesh-origin US citizen on terror charges

    New Age Online | Updated at 09:26am on July 28, 2019

    A US citizen Delowar Mohammad Hossain, originally from Bangladesh, was arrested in New York on terror charges on Friday just prior to his departure, according...