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Prapan Chankaew

Drought reveals lost temple in Thailand submerged by dam

Aug 06 2019

LOPBURI, Thailand Thousands are flocking to see a Buddhist temple in central Thailand exposed after drought drove water levels to record lows in a dam reservoir where it had been submerged. | Video

Class act: Thai teacher learns how to make English lessons fun

Jul 17 2019

BANGKOK Thai English teacher Theeraphong Meesat has a unique way of boosting his students' confidence in class and making sure they loosen up - by wearing outrageous outfits and makeup. | Video

A year later, Thailand's rescued 'cave boys' honor diver who died

Jun 24 2019

CHIANG RAI, Thailand A Thai soccer team trapped in a cave last year for 17 days returned there on Monday to perform Buddhist rituals honoring a former navy diver killed in the dramatic effort to rescue them that captivated the world. | Video

Boxing fever grips Thailand's boys but doctors raise health concerns

Feb 12 2018

BURIRAM, Thailand Loud cheers erupt as two boys trade punches at a boxing ring in Thailand's northeastern province of Buriram.

Thailand battles drug-resistant malaria strains that imperil global campaign

Dec 15 2017

BO RAI, Thailand Once a smuggling stop for Cambodia's Khmer Rouge guerrillas, Thailand's border town of Bo Rai finds itself on the frontline of a new battle against drug-resistant strains of malaria that could frustrate global attempts to stamp out the disease. | Video

Blasts hit resort towns in southern Thailand

Aug 12 2016

HUA HIN, Thailand A series of blasts hit three of the most popular tourist resorts as well as towns in southern Thailand on Thursday and Friday, killing four people and wounding dozens, days after the country voted to accept a military-backed constitution. | Video

Tote bei Anschlägen in thailändischen Feriengebieten

Aug 12 2016

Hua Hin Bei einer Anschlagsserie in Feriengebieten und Städten Thailands sind insgesamt vier Menschen getötet worden.

British backpackers murder trial extended in Thailand

Sep 25 2015

KOH SAMUI, Thailand Lawyers for two Myanmar migrant workers accused of killing two British tourists in Thailand were on Friday granted more time to organise their defence, which could put back a verdict that had been expected next month, one of the lawyers said.

British backpackers murder trial extended in Thailand

Sep 25 2015

KOH SAMUI, Thailand Lawyers for two Myanmar migrant workers accused of killing two British tourists in Thailand were on Friday granted more time to organise their defence, which could put back a verdict that had been expected next month, one of the lawyers said.

Defense asks Thai court for more time in British backpacker murders

Sep 24 2015

KOH SAMUI, Thailand Lawyers for two Myanmar migrant workers accused of killing two British tourists on a Thai island appealed for more time on Thursday to prove they were scapegoats innocent of the brutal, high-profile murders.

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