• Thu, 22 Feb 2018 07:07:21
    Twitter sets crackdown on automated 'bot' accounts
    Twitter announced Wednesday a crackdown on accounts powered by software "bots" which can artificially amplify a person or cause and which have been accused of manipulating the social network during the 2016 US election.
    Tech
  • Wed, 14 Feb 2018 06:58:14
    Myanmar still not safe for Rohingya to return: UN refugee chief
    Myanmar has failed to put in place conditions for the safe return of 688,000 Rohingya refugees who fled an army crackdown six months ago, the UN refugee chief said Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 13 Feb 2018 11:46:47
    Tak crackdown on outdoor burning continues
    Two more men have been arrested in Tak as provincial officials crack down on illegal burning as a measure against pollution.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 12 Feb 2018 11:42:38
    Tak crackdown on outdoor fires continues
    A fourth man has been arrested in Tak for violating the province’s 60-day ban on outdoor burning, which continues through April 10 as an anti-pollution measure.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 09 Feb 2018 08:16:00
    Cambodian PM's Facebook account at center of US legal case
    A former Cambodian opposition leader took legal action against Facebook on Thursday in an effort to show that country's long-time ruler has used his account to further a political crackdown.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Junta has lost its way
    opinion
  • Sat, 03 Feb 2018 11:09:26
    Myanmar denies report of mass graves in Rakhine
    Myanmar officials have denied a report of five mass graves of Rohingya in a village in crisis-hit Rakhine, a border region gutted by a military crackdown on the Muslim minority.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 17:26:48
    Police return money to 16 victims scammed by call centres
    Thai authorities on Friday returned Bt3.291 million to 16 victims, the sum police had rescued and frozen in their crackdown on call centre fraud.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 02 Feb 2018 01:00:00
    Crackdown needed on academic fraud
    It is not rare for universities and colleges in South Korea to be stricken by the social ills prevalent in the country, including corruption, sexual misdeeds and abuses of power.
    opinion
  • Thu, 01 Feb 2018 10:14:17
    Ten arrested in colour-coded crackdown on foreigners in Bangkok
    Ten foreigners were arrested during searches in 45 areas of Bangkok in what police have called their "Black Eagles" operation late Wednesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 14:35:38
    Amnesty International demands junta end crackdown on peaceful protests
    The Thai military government must end its far-reaching crackdown on peaceful demonstrations, Amnesty International said on Wednesday, as nine activists are facing criminal proceedings.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 17:54:15
    Indonesia police force 'manly makeover' on transgender beauticians
    Banda Aceh, Indonesia - Indonesian police forcibly cut the hair of a group of transgender women and made them wear male clothing, authorities said Monday, amid a crackdown on the LGBT community in the world's biggest Muslim-majority nation.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 12:22:42
    Miserable weekend for Buri Ram drug dealers
    A drug crackdown in Muang Buri Ram from January 18-21 netted five suspects, 8,190 yaba pills, 8.93 grams of crystal meth (“ice”), six pistols and 97 rounds of ammunition.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Money laundering crackdown
    The Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) and the Stock Exchange of Thailand (SET) have confirmed they will proceed with a plan for heightened screening of potential investors in the country’s capital markets in a bid to counter money laundering.
    Economy
  • Mon, 22 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Migrant arrests ‘risk new panic’
    Recent crackdown ‘could do more harm than good’ given new economic realities.
    national
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