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Coach of rescued Thai soccer team a ‘country boy’ longing for citizenship

14-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

A soccer coach rescued with a 12-member squad of boys this week from a flooded cave in Thailand is a kind and humble young man who loves sports and hopes to become a Thai [...]
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Beware of fraudsters, Chilean miners tell rescued Thai boys

14-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

Guard against exploitation: that’s the message Chilean miners have offered the 12 Thai boys and their football coach following the harrowing ordeal of spending 18 days [...]
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Fighting ‘fake news’ with the law

14-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

Some countries are bringing in legislation to fight “fake news”, a particular menace during election campaigning, but critics warn of the danger to freedom of [...]
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After cave ordeal, Thai boys now face battle with fame

14-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

After their traumatic ordeal deep inside a dark and flooded mountain cave, Thailand’s 12 rescued boys and their young soccer coach will now have to navigate a fresh [...]
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Thai cave rescue site to become a museum

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

Rescuers who pulled a young Thai football team from deep inside a flooded cave were dismantling their worksite Thursday, as plans emerged to turn the spot into a museum in [...]
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Dr M congratulates all those involved in Thai cave rescue

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:02 AM

Prime minister Tun Dr Mahathir Mohamad has extended his congratulations on behalf of all Malaysians to those involved in the daring rescue of 12 Thai boys and their football [...]
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The Thai cave football coach taught his team to meditate to help them through 17-day ordeal, reports say

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | The Independent | 6:02 AM

Stop. Breathe. Let everything go. That approach appears to have been a technique used to help keep 12 boys and their football coach alive for more than two desolate weeks of [...]
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Thailand wants to make sure tourists don’t get stuck in ‘world famous’ cave

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | NY Post | 6:02 AM

Lights and signs will be added to the cave where 12 young soccer players were trapped for more than two weeks to make sure that curious tourists don’t get stranded [...]
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Thai boys were sedated and stretchered from cave in dramatic rescue

Thai boys were sedated and stretchered from cave in dramatic rescue

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

The 12 boys rescued from a Thai cave were sedated and passed on stretchers along the twisting, narrow passageways of the Tham Luang complex, a rescuer said Wednesday as the [...]
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Water level surged as Thai cave rescue nearly ended in disaster

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP | 6:02 AM

The water pumps failed, and Commander Chaiyananta Peeranarong heard shouts of alarm as the final stage of an unprecedented operation to rescue 12 Thai boys and their coach [...]
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Thailand suspends salvage effort in tourist boat disaster that killed 46

13-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:02 AM

Thailand suspended efforts on Thursday to salvage a boat that capsized and sank off its resort island of Phuket, officials said, putting the death toll in its worst [...]
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Freed from cave, but doctor’s orders bar Thai boys from World Cup final

12-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

The eight young footballers rescued from a cave in Thailand after more than two weeks underground are unlikely to be able to take up an offer to attend the World Cup final in [...]
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Thai cave rescue: Hero Australian doctor emerges from flooded tunnels to find out father died

12-Jul-2018 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:02 AM

The Australian doctor who was the last person to leave the cave in Thailand after the rescue of 12 boys and their football coach emerged from the darkness only to discover [...]
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A Thai cave, an extraordinary tale and a captivated world

12-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AP | 6:02 AM

In the darkness, down the twisting stone tunnels and through the murky water, they awaited an uncertain future. Outside, under the skies of a modern planet, cameras and [...]
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Thai cave rescue hero emerges to family tragedy

12-Jul-2018 Intellasia | AFP News | 6:02 AM

An Australian doctor who looked after a young Thai football team during their harrowing cave ordeal emerged from the flooded underground complex to the sad news that his own [...]
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