Biography of the Author Jack Board

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  1. Thailand elephants 28

    Beasts of burden: A young elephant's journey to salvation

    In the final part of a series looking at Thailand's changing relationship with its elephants, CNA visited a park where abused, neglected and ...
  2. Thailand elephants 1

    Beasts of burden: Hooks, chains and pain - How Thailand's elephants have become symbols of despair

    In the first part of a series looking at Thailand's changing relationship with its elephants, CNA explored how the animals are made to perform ...
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    Beasts of burden: 'If there’s no blood, how can it be afraid?' - The making and breaking of Thailand's elephants

    In the second part of a series looking at Thailand's changing relationship with its elephants, CNA investigated how the animals are trained to ...
  4. Taste of freedom: An abused young elephant's rescue from captivity | Video
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    11:45minutes

    Taste of freedom: An abused young elephant's rescue from captivity | Video

    Kluay Hom is a young elephant that has spent the last seven years alone, with his legs buckled from being chained up all this time. But there are ...
  5. Hooks, chains and pain: How Thailand's elephants became a symbol of despair | Video
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    10:32minutes

    Hooks, chains and pain: How Thailand's elephants became a symbol of despair | Video

    People from all over the world pay to see them perform. But behind the scenes, the life of these elephants is chains and concrete. This is the ...
  6. Behind the show: The making and breaking of Thailand’s elephants | Video
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    11:25minutes

    Behind the show: The making and breaking of Thailand’s elephants | Video

    Thousands of elephants across Thailand work to entertain people - in zoos, at riding camps, in sanctuaries and on beaches. But behind the ...
  7. Pridi 2

    Southeast Asia’s ‘coolest neighbourhood’ wins hearts in Bangkok with hipness and old world charm

    Pridi Banomyong may not be on the radar of many visitors to Bangkok, but its hipster vibe and quirky businesses saw it being crowned this week as ...