Many Thais revered late king Bhumibol Adulyadej, who passed away at the age of 88 on Thursday, with near god-like devotion. Here's why.Q) Is his popularity among Thais comparable to how Europeans feel about their royal families?
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A luxury commode custom-built for a Thai princess's visit to Cambodia was left unused despite its hefty $40,000 price tag, local officials said Tuesday, in a poor country where the majority of rural dwellers do not have access to a toilet.
Indulge in some genuine Thai cuisine for a real treat during your holiday on the Costa del Sol, Spain. Healthy, tasty, quick and convenient meals - on the spot, for home delivery or to take away.
You might find the logo, nay, the NAME of this new hamburger joint hauntingly familiar, especially if you are a fan of the Simpsons. Just opened on the Costa del Sol for your fast food fancy... but, wait ... "Krasty?"
An Iranian bomber bungled his way pathetically through a bombing mission. After accidentally blowing up his own house, he blew off his own legs after a grenade he hurled at Thai police bounced off a tree and then exploded at his feet.
A story carried by the international media that elephant meat has become a culinary delicacy in Thailand and that the new taste is posing a threat to the survival of the species has been denied by the Thai media.
Officials in Thailand issued a warning to people who use Facebook. Users could end up facing prosecution, if they participate in certain activities on the social networking site, such as criticizing the monarchy.
Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva has seemed to admit that victory belongs to Yingluck Shinawatra, and the provisional election results show that political party allied to ousted former leader Thaksin Shinawatra has won a crucial victory.
On Saturday the Thai police received court permission to retain custody of reputed Russian arms dealer Viktor Bout, who was arrested in a U.S.-led sting operation that lured him from his home in Moscow.
TRANG, Thailand (dpa) - The global quest for the perfect island retreat has swept over Thailand's largest southern islands and is now taking aim at the smaller oases in the Andaman Sea, such as the still pristine archipelago off the coast of Trang prov...