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Thai PC Air Launches First Flight with Ladyboy Attendants

  Thai transsexual ladyboys are taking to the air as flight attendants for a new airline, a move that some said could be a key...

Thailand lifts passport Ban for Thaksin Shinawatra

  Thailand's government has confirmed it has lifted a ban on ousted former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra holding a Thai passport. Mr Shinawatra was ousted in...

Thai Activist “Da Torpedo” Gets15 Years for Insulting Monarchy

  An activist was sentenced Thursday to 15 years in prison for insulting Thailand's king in the third case in a month involving the strict...

Thailand Defends Law Protecting Royals

  Thailand defended laws protecting the country’s royal family from insults amid growing international criticism of “harsh” prison sentences in recent weeks for a U.S....

Arisman Bail Decision on Monday

  The Criminal Court will decide on Monday whether to grant red-shirt leader Arisman Pongruangrong bail following yesterday’s hearing of his plea in which he...

Thai Airways First Commercial Biofuel Flight

  Carbon footprint trackers take note. Thai Airways announced it's set to become Asia's first airline to fly a commercial flight using only biofuels. Piyasavasti Amranand, president of...

Thai Airways Set to Receive the First of Six A380s

  Thai Airways International (THAI) is set to receive the first of six A380s it has on order in the third quarter of 2012 –...

The Thai Passport Where Can You Go Without a Visa

  The controversy over Thaksin's passport in recent years has also raised intriguing questions about the overall value of the Thai passport in the global...

Red Shirt Leader Arisman Pongruangrong Seeks Bail

  The lawyer of detained Red Shirt leader Arisman Pongruangrong resubmitted his request seeking temporary release on bail for his client, and the court set...

Rare Public Protest Against Lese Majeste Legislation

  Supporters of a grandfather jailed for 20 years in Thailand for insulting the king held a rare public protest against the kingdom's strict lese...

U.S. Troops Combat Floods in Thailand

  U.S. Marines, airmen and sailors worked in tandem with their Thai military counterparts to provide flood relief late last month at the Don Mueang...

Win a Trip to Thailand

    After months of devastating floods, Thailand is attempting to revive its tourism industry with a contest encouraging global travellers to create their own ‘Bangkok...

Eight Dead in Northern Thailand Bus Crash

  Eight people were killed and 51 others injured when a bus travelling from Chiang Mai to Bangkok left the road and crashed into the...

Preah Vihear Temple a 50 Year Old Dispute

  The dispute over jurisdiction has been ongoing since the 1950s. Another, more significant temple, the 11th-century Preah Vihear, was awarded to Cambodia in 1962...

Arisman’s Bail Appeal Planned

Detained key Red Shirt personality Arisman Pongruangrong will appeal to the court next week to seek his release on bail, his lawyer said on...

Lese-Majeste Law Getting World Wide Attention

  From a windowless room in a Bangkok suburb, computer technicians scour thousands of websites, Facebook pages and tweets night and day. Their mission: to...

USA Troubled Over Thai Court Ruling

  The United States said Monday it is troubled by recent court rulings in Thailand inconsistent with international standards of freedom of expression. On Nov. 23, a...

Thai Authorities Assure Tourists alls Good in Thailand

  CHIANGRAI TIMES- Thailand has said that visitors to the country do not need to be concerned about health risks related to the recent flood....

Bangkok Residents Work Together to Clean City

As flood waters in Bangkok subsided further, cleanup operations were in full swing yesterday in hope the situation would return to normal in time...

Kings Birthday and Fathers Day December 5th

  December 5th is the birthday of His Majesty Bhumibol Adulyadej, the King of Thailand and the longest-serving monarch in the world. The King's Birthday in...
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