Asia Pacific

Leaders of new Thai party charged over Facebook speech

Future Forward party founder Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit and two top members face hefty fines and jail if convicted.

Leaders of new Thai party charged over Facebook speech

Human Rights Watch

Thailand's slave fishermen: What's needed to solve the crisis?

The government favours technological solutions, but workers say collective action is essential to stopping abuse.

Thailand's slave fishermen: What's needed to solve the crisis?

Thailand

Thai laws set May 2019 deadline for new elections

Long-awaited elections set for May next year at the latest, years after military coup toppled the elected government.

Thai laws set May 2019 deadline for new elections

Asia Pacific

Thailand government reconsiders pesticide use

Thailand’s government is reconsidering the use of three toxic weed killers, one of which, paraquat, is already banned in more than 30 countries.

Asia Pacific

Thailand's 'Indiana Jones divers' livelihoods in danger

Government plans to relocate a community threatens to destroy the business of a Thai treasure-hunting family.

101 East

Thailand's Miracle Cave Rescue

The extraordinary inside story of the rescue of a young Thai football team from Tham Luang cave in Thailand.

Asia Pacific

Rescued Thai cave boys to be ordained into monkhood

Some members of Thai youth football team who were trapped in flooded cave for more than two weeks are becoming novices in Buddhist ceremony to show gratitude for rescue mission.

Thailand

Thailand: Stateless crisis highlighted after cave rescue mission

Four members of the football team rescued in Thailand are among 700,000 stateless people who lack basic rights in country.

Thailand

No food, no water: Thai boys describe 'miracle' rescue

The boys and their coach are discharged from hospital after they were extracted from a cave in a daring operation.

Thailand

Thai football team to be prepped for media storm

Health minister says boys need to be prepared for the attention they will receive once they leave hospital.

Thailand minister: Football team needs to prepare for media storm

Thailand

Parents wait to hug sons as details of risky Thai rescue emerge

Footage shows quarantined boys in hospital as divers break their silence on the dangerous rescue operation.

Al Jazeera World

Panyee's Football Heroes and Their Floating Pitch

How a group of Thai boys changed the lives of their island's inhabitants through their passion for football.

Panyee's Football Heroes and Their Floating Pitch

Asia Pacific

Thailand cave rescue: First video of boys in hospital emerge

The boys, who wore surgical masks and laying on their beds, will spend 10 days recovering in Chiang Rai hospital.

Thailand

Thai boys in 'good condition', lost 2kg in cave ordeal

Boys and their coach who were saved from cave in northern Thailand lost 2kg on average, but are doing well.

Thailand

Joy as rescue of boys from Thai cave ends successfully

Final members of Thai football team trapped inside a flooded cave are saved, ending a dramatic rescue operation.