Stories By Panu Wongcha-um
102 Aug 2015 Sun
The exhibition showcases photographs taken by Thais capturing their fond memories of Singapore.
231 Jul 2015 Fri
Thailand's telecom regulator will implement a new SIM card registration rule that could cut off as many as 20 million prepaid mobile phone numbers after on Saturday (Aug 1).
328 Jul 2015 Tue
Thailand remains in the lowest tier 3 in US State Department’s annual Trafficking in Persons report for a second consecutive year.
410 Jul 2015 Fri
Rangsiman Rome almost graduated from Thailand’s Thammasat University, but missed out on taking his Bar examination after he was put in prison for holding a public protest.
509 Jul 2015 Thu
The Thai Embassy in Ankara is on alert after the Thai consulate in Istanbul was attacked by a mob angry with Thailand's decision to extradite Uighur asylum seekers back to China.
607 Jul 2015 Tue
A court ruled the release of 14 Thai students arrested and detained for pro-democracy protests in Bangkok, but they still face a military court trial.
707 Jul 2015 Tue
The pro-democracy activists say they want the students to be released immediately and called for a swift return to democracy for Thailand.
806 Jul 2015 Mon
Humanitarian groups said more illegal boats and new tactics by people smugglers could reignite the Rohingya crisis in southern Thailand once the monsoon season ends.
924 Jun 2015 Wed
The former commander of Bangkok's police force faces up to 10 years in jail if found guilty of violating Japan’s firearm control law, after a gun was discovered in his luggage at Tokyo's Narita Airport.
1019 Jun 2015 Fri
Most Southeast Asian countries also lack mechanisms that will protect and process refugees and asylum seekers, which means many refugees who travel through Southeast Asia are treated as illegal migrants rather than refugees.