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Thailand says Saudi woman in asylum case to be sent back

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Thai court Monday rejected an attempt to block the deportation of a Saudi woman who made a desperate plea for asylum, saying she feared for her life after escaping an [...]
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Thai protesters urge military to honour February election date

Thai protesters urge military to honour February election date

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Dozens of anti-junta activists gathered in Thailand Sunday to call for the military government to honour a long-anticipated election set for February 24, as rumours abound of [...]
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Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport says fears death if repatriated

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Saudi woman held at Bangkok airport said she would be killed if she was repatriated by Thai immigration officials, who confirmed the 18-year-old was denied entry to the [...]
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Saudi woman, 18, barricades herself in Thai hotel to resist being sent home

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

An 18-year-old Saudi woman fleeing her family barricaded herself inside a Thai airport hotel on Monday, refusing to allow immigration officials to escort her on to a flight [...]
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Thai court rejects bid to block deportation of Saudi woman

08-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

A Thai court Monday rejected an attempt to block the deportation of a Saudi woman who made a desperate plea for asylum, saying she feared for her life after escaping an [...]
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Thailand’s beach paradises slammed by deadly tropical storm

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CBS News | 6:00 AM

Rain, winds and surging seawater buffeted coastal villages and world-famous tourist resorts Friday, as Tropical Storm Pabuk made landfall on southern Thailand’s east [...]
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Tropical Storm Pabuk lashes Thailand with heavy rain, high winds during peak tourism season

Tropical Storm Pabuk lashes Thailand with heavy rain, high winds during peak tourism season

07-Jan-2019 Intellasia | USA Today | 6:00 AM

Rain, wind and surging seawater from a tropical storm buffeted coastal villages and world-famous tourist resorts on southern Thailand’s east coast on Friday, knocking [...]
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Tourists hunker down as Storm Pabuk hurtles towards Thailand

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Tourists marooned on Thai islands hunkered down Friday as Tropical Storm Pabuk carved its way towards the kingdom, forcing airports and ferries to close and bringing [...]
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463 killed in collisions on Thailand’s roads in new year’s week

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Death toll from period police call ‘Seven Dangerous Days’ is close to record A total of 463 people have died due to traffic collisions in Thailand over the past [...]
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Tropical Storm Pabuk: Stranded Thailand tourists brace for strong winds and 16 foot waves

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Telegraph | 6:00 AM

Tourists marooned on Thai islands hunkered down Friday as Tropical Storm Pabuk edged closer, forcing airports and ferries to close and bringing downpours and massive sea [...]
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Thailand’s official tech centre to include blockchain-based voting

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | E27 | 6:00 AM

The country’s National Electronics and Computer Technology centre (NECTEC) has developed blockchain technology for e-voting Thailand is on a track to introduce [...]
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Tropical Storm Pabuk: Thailand braces amid fears it could be worst in a generation

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

Army deployed to evacuate coastal areas as tourist hubs of Koh Samui, Koh Tao and Koh Phangan expected to be hardest hit Thai authorities have suspended ferry services and [...]
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Tropical storm’s rain, surging seas strike Thai beaches

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Rain, winds and surging seawater buffeted coastal villages and world-famous tourist resorts Friday, as Tropical Storm Pabuk made landfall on southern Thailand’s east [...]
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Thailand’s rebel female Buddhist monks defy tradition

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Boodsabann Chanthawong recently joined a growing number of women defying generations of Thai Buddhist tradition by becoming ordained as novice monks at an unrecognised [...]
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Why people keep dying on Thailand’s roads, the most lethal in Southeast Asia

05-Jan-2019 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

Driving in Thailand can be a hair-raising experience at the best of times, but during the country’s so-called “seven dangerous days” over the New Year [...]
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