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Malaysian 'Iceman' sentenced to death in Thailand

Malaysian 'Iceman' sentenced to death in Thailand

Tun Hung Seong was arrested in April last year after a tipoff that he had hired a man to smuggle nearly 300 kilogrammes of crystal meth.

Thai child bride returns from Malaysia after outcry

Thai child bride returns from Malaysia after outcry

An 11-year-old child bride returned to Thailand this week after widespread outcry over her marriage to a Malaysian man 30 years her senior, an official told AFP on Saturday.

Thai cave boys return to school

Thai cave boys return to school

A dozen boys rescued from a cave in northern Thailand returned to school on Monday, local officials said.

Thailand deports Mozambican fugitive in sweep on foreign villains

Thailand deports Mozambican fugitive in sweep on foreign villains

Thailand has extradited a Mozambican fugitive wanted for a string of kidnaps for ransom and murders, police said Wednesday, as a crackdown deepens on foreign gangsters using the Southeast Asian country as a bolt-hole.

Thailand's cave boys ordained as Buddhist novices

Thailand's cave boys ordained as Buddhist novices

The group listened to Buddhist chanting before they were given saffron robes to wear.

Thai cave rescue: Australia honours bravery of divers

Thai cave rescue: Australia honours bravery of divers

The rescue of the 12 members of the "Wild Boars" team and their coach drew divers and volunteers from around the world.

Thailand trying to track down crocodile off Phuket island

Thailand trying to track down crocodile off Phuket island

The evasive reptile was first seen near Rawai beach about a week ago but has resurfaced in multiple locations near the beaches on the Andaman Sea.

Three killed in helicopter crash in Thailand

Three killed in helicopter crash in Thailand

At least three people were killed in a helicopter crash in northeastern Thailand on Wednesday, officials said.

Thai cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

Thai cave boys speak of 'miracle' rescue after hospital discharge

Twelve boys and their football coach who survived a highly dangerous and dramatic rescue from a flooded Thai cave spoke publicly of their incredible ordeal for the first time on Wednesday at a press conference that was beamed around the world.

British caver says considering legal action after Elon Musk 'pedo' tweet

British caver says considering legal action after Elon Musk 'pedo' tweet

A British caver who helped rescue 12 boys from a Thai cave said Monday he may take legal action against Elon Musk after the entrepreneur called him a "pedo".

Thailand's rescued cave boys won't see World Cup final live

Thailand's rescued cave boys won't see World Cup final live

Twelve boys and their soccer coach rescued from a flooded Thai cave will watch a recording of the World Cup final which takes place on Sunday, not the live broadcast, an official at the hospital they are staying in said.

Thailand's cave boys to leave hospital on Thursday

Thailand's cave boys to leave hospital on Thursday

The boys and their coach have been in hospital since they were rescued last Tuesday.