Sat, 06 Apr 2019 01:00
Myanmar, Bangladesh on common ground regarding Rohingya repatriation: Don
Bangladesh and Myanmar have both shown positive signs of repatriating thousands of Rohingya refugees, Thai Foreign Minister Don Pramudwinai said on Friday.
Mon, 25 Mar 2019 15:00
Chiang Mai could open haze refugee centre
Residents of nine northern provinces choking on hazardous air pollution might soon find refuge in Chiang Mai – at a downtown convention centre equipped with air purifiers as well as air conditioners.
Thu, 21 Mar 2019 10:28
Fire damages Myanmar refugee houses in Mae Hong Son
Nine Myanmar refugee houses at a camp in Mae Hong Song's Sop Moei district were damaged in a fire early on Thursday.
Fri, 15 Mar 2019 12:53
Asean gets first glimpse of Rakhine situation
The Asean Emergency Response and Assessment Team (ERAT) gained access to Myanmar’s strife-torn Rakhine state last week to conduct a preliminary needs assessment for the return of Rohingya refugees aimed at ending a repatriation stalemate, the Thai Foreign Ministry said on Friday.
Tue, 12 Mar 2019 12:04
Latest : Refugee footballer becomes Australian citizen after Thai ordeal
Melbourne - A refugee footballer who was detained in Thailand and threatened with extradition to Bahrain said he feels sure "no one can follow me now," after becoming an Australian citizen on Tuesday.
Wed, 13 Mar 2019 01:00
Inner agonies of urban refugees
SEA Junction in collaboration with the TIFA Foundation is holding the exhibition “Inside Out: Bodymaps of Bangkok Refugees” from March 19 to 31 on the curved wall of the 4th floor of the Bangkok Art and Culture Centre (BACC). The show displays paintings created by urban refugees living in Bangkok.
Tue, 05 Feb 2019 18:30
Damaging fire 'caused by careless cooking', prosecution likely
A fire that damaged 100 shacks at a refugee camp in Tak’s Umphang district on Monday was caused by a resident grilling corn and flames spreading to a roof made from dried leaves, say police.
Mon, 04 Mar 2019 18:47
Fire hits Nu Pho refugee camp in Tak
Residents at Tak province’s Ban Nu Pho refugee camp in Tambon Mae Chan, Umphang district flee their homes in panic as a fire breaks out on Monday afternoon, damaging 50 wooden shacks in the process.
Thu, 28 Feb 2019 13:32
Refugee footballer Al-Araibi urges Bahrain F1 boycott
Sydney - Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi has urged Formula One fans to boycott this year's Grand Prix in Bahrain to protest human rights abuses, claiming he still feels threatened by authorities in his homeland.
Sat, 23 Feb 2019 01:00
Future of Karen refugees remains cloudy
The near-future of Karen refugees to Thailand seems cloudy as the peace process in Myanmar has failed to deliver their hoped-for rights and land
Fri, 22 Feb 2019 08:00
UNHCR helps more Myanmar refugees return home
THIS WEEK more than 500 refugees are expected to return home as part of a voluntary repatriation process led jointly by the Thai and Myanmar governments.
Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
China’s Uighurs still caught in jaws of Thai Immigration
Thailand is a key transit point for foreign refugees, but their treatment here depends on who’s chasing them
Wed, 13 Feb 2019 01:00
How many al-Araibis will it take to change Thai policy?
Another botched case has turned unwanted global spotlight on Thailand’s treatment of political refugees
Tue, 12 Feb 2019 14:32
Refugee soccer player back in Australia after Thailand frees him
A Bahraini refugee soccer player arrived back in Australia on Tuesday, over two months after he was detained in Thailand at Bahrain's request through Interpol.
Fri, 08 Feb 2019 01:00
Free al-Araibi or face tourist boycott
Re: “‘Don’t send me to Bahrain,’ refugee footballer pleads”, Front page, February 5.