• Fri, 17 May 2019 19:00
    Keyboard predators: SE Asia's kids targeted by online paedophiles
    Southeast Asia is in the grip of a fresh surge of paedophile activity with predators orchestrating and watching abuse on live-streaming sites and via webcams, and paying for it with near-untraceable cryptocurrency, victims and children's charities warn.
    national
  • Wed, 01 May 2019 14:47
    Scam victims file complaint over fake virtual corn farming game
    Some 30 disgruntled online gamers have filed complaints with Crime Suppression Division (CSD) police in Bangkok alleging they had been duped by a cosmetic surgery promoter to invest real money into a virtual corn farming game to earn cash.
    national
  • Tue, 30 Apr 2019 14:56
    Latest :  Sri Lanka says 42 foreigners among Easter victims
    Colombo - Sri Lankan authorities have identified 42 foreign nationals among the 253 people killed in the string of Easter suicide bombings, officials said Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 29 Apr 2019 18:00
    Prawit orders Isoc to coordinate ‘well-rounded solution’ to woes faced by loan shark victims
    Deputy PM General Prawit Wongsuwan has instructed the Internal Security Operations Command (Isoc), police, Army and related administrative officials to proceed with the implementation of a well-rounded solution to the problem of people reeling under huge debts after falling victim to unfair contracts with loan sharks.
    national
  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 15:30
    Plantation owner accused of alleged sex abuse of four children
    Relatives of the alleged victims - three girls aged 6, 10 and 14 and a nine-year-old boy from the same family - feared they wouldn't get justice as the suspect - who was the head of a rubber plantation in Chumphon's Lang Suan district - was now on bail and allegedly threatened them.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 24 Apr 2019 14:33
    His Majesty sends help to Phayao storm victims
    His Majesty the King on Wednesday graciously instructed Privy Councillor Jirayu Isarangkul na Ayudhya to hand out bags of necessities to 736 families who were affected by recent storms in Phayao province.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 24 Apr 2019 13:34
    Japan's sterilised 'eugenics' victims to get payout
    Tokyo - Thousands of Japanese people -- some as young as nine -- forcibly sterilised under now-defunct eugenics laws, will receive government compensation after lawmakers passed historic legislation on Wednesday.
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  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 18:00
    Cabinet sets aside over Bt500m for last of Rasa Salai Dam victims
    AFTER FOUR decades of protesting against Rasi Sala Dam and suffering the consequences, the woes of villagers in Si Sa Ket, Surin and Roi Et are finally coming to an end after the Cabinet approved Bt599.97 million for their compensation, Royal Irrigation Department (RID) deputy chief Manas Kamnerdmanee said yesterday. 
    national
  • Tue, 02 Apr 2019 16:30
    Samut Prakan woman nabbed after alleged cheating of victims out of Bt5 million
    Crime Suppression Division police have apprehended a woman, wanted under 10 arrest warrants, for deceiving several victims out of a total of Bt5 million.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
    15 Japanese fraud suspects arrested in Thailand
    BANGKOK — Fifteen Japanese men allegedly involved in defrauding Japanese victims out of ¥89 million have been arrested in the outskirts of Pattaya, Thailand, on suspicion of working in the country illegally.
    national
  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 16:06
    UN steps up aid call for Mozambique cyclone victims
    The UN is stepping up calls for help in Mozambique as aid agencies struggle to assist tens of thousands of people battered by one of southern Africa's most powerful cyclones.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 15:39
    Foreign hostages executed under the IS 'caliphate'
    The Islamic State jihadist group executed a string of foreign hostages under its self-declared "caliphate" in Syria and neighbouring Iraq.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 17 Mar 2019 01:00
    'He leaped on someone to save them': stories of Kiwi massacre victims
    Christchurch, New Zealand - A right-wing extremist has been charged over Friday's horrifying gun attacks on two New Zealand mosques, which left 49 people dead and dozens more injured.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
    International humanitarian assistance: what must change
    Last December, at a Mass in Dublin, congregants were asked to pray for the victims of the Anak Krakatau tsunami in Indonesia and for countries to be generous in coming to their aid. As someone who has observed the humanitarian scene for two decades, I knew the second part would not be necessary.
    opinion
  • Fri, 08 Mar 2019 19:30
    Thousands march against Duterte on International Women's Day
    Thousands of women took to the streets of Manila Friday in protest against President Rodrigo Duterte's alleged misogyny as an exhibition marking International Women's Day exhibited the clothes of Philippine rape victims.
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