• Sun, 17 Feb 2019 11:22
    Uighur escapees back in Mukdahan holding cell
    The seven undocumented Uighurs who escaped detention at immigration facilities in northeast Mukdahan last Tuesday (February 12) have been recaptured.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 14 Feb 2019 12:21
    Two more Uighur migrants captured, four still elusive after Mukdahan jailbreak
    Two more Uighurs were arrested on Wednesday night after seven escaped from the detention room at the Mukdahan Immigration office.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 13 Feb 2019 10:55
    Six Uighurs flee from Mukdahan immigration cell
    Six undocumented Uighurs are on the run after escaping from detention at the immigration office in the Northeast town of Mukdahan on Tuesday evening.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 12 Feb 2019 01:00
    Al-Araibi walks free as Bahrain withdraws extradition request
    BAHRAINI fugitive footballer Hakeem al-Araibi, who was facing an extradition trial in Bangkok since his detention in November last year, yesterday walked free after his country decided to withdraw its extradition request.
    national
  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 14:02
    Canberra cancels Bangkok football game in protest at Bahraini footballer's detention
    The Football Federation Australia has cancelled a training trip of its Under-23s to Thailand to protest the Kingdom's continuing detention of a former Bahraini footballer Hakeem al-Araibi who holds Australian residency, according to the Guardian online.
    national
  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
    A first step to protect children on the move in Thailand
    January 21 was a memorable day for human rights in Thailand. Dozens of ambassadors as well as UN bodies witnessed the government sign an agreement to end the detention of migrant and refugee children. 
    opinion
  • Tue, 05 Feb 2019 01:00
    ‘Don’t send me to Bahrain’: refugee footballer pleads
    A DETAINED footballer fighting an extradition request pleaded for his freedom yesterday, saying “please don’t send me to Bahrain” as he arrived in shackles at a Bangkok court, which extended his detention by another two months.
    national
  • Mon, 04 Feb 2019 13:15
     'Don't send me to Bahrain': refugee footballer pleads in Bangkok
    Bangkok - A refugee footballer fighting an extradition request pleaded for his freedom Monday, saying "please don't send me to Bahrain" as he arrived in shackles at a Bangkok court, which extended his detention by another two months.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 24 Jan 2019 21:00
    Govt agrees to stop holding migrant minors
    Government agencies have signed a memorandum of understanding on Monday to stop holding migrants under 18 in government detention centres, according to the Foreign Ministry.
    national
  • Wed, 23 Jan 2019 16:00
    Motorcycle messenger gets one-month detention for knocking down schoolgirl
    A motorcyclist messenger who knocked down a 16-year-old student at a bus-stop in Bangkok last November was on Wednesday sentenced to a one-month detention without suspension by the Northern Phra Nakhon Sub-District Court.
    national
  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
    China’s dangerous hostage diplomacy
    Palpable is the mounting pressure that China now exerts. Call it “hostage diplomacy” or the decidedly colloquial “China’s tit for Canada’s tat”, the death sentence awarded last Monday to Canadian Robert Lloyd Schellenberg on drug charges after Ottawa’s detention of a Chinese executive, Meng Wanzhou, is a direly worrisome trans-Atlantic joust.
    opinion
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:47
    Suspect escapes Songkhla police cell
    A suspect from Myanmar on Thursday broke free from a detention room at a police station in Songkhla where he was being detained pending a human trafficking investigation.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 08 Jan 2019 17:00
    Compensation to be given to man savagely assaulted in Khon Kaen police detention cell by murder suspect
    Khon Kaen Justice Office head Thaweesak Sarasap on Tuesday confirmed that remedial measures would soon be given to a 27-year-old drug suspect who was seriously injured after being badly beaten up in Nong Rua police station’s detention cell by a 37-year-old mentally disturbed patricide suspect on January 5.
    national
  • Wed, 26 Dec 2018 09:42
    Second Guatemalan migrant child dies in US custody
    Washington - An eight-year-old migrant from Guatemala died in US government custody on Tuesday, Customs and Border Protection said, the second child fatality in American detention this month.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 01:00
    Ex-Bahrain footballer may face lengthy court battle as detention extended
    THE FUTURE of an ex-Bahrain national footballer, who has been granted Australian refugee status, was left hanging in the balance after a Thai court yesterday ruled in favour of detaining him for another 60 days pending an official extradition request from his native country.
    national
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