On the face of it, the Thai junta’s attempts to limit the sale of alcohol around schools and universities is laudable. The reality, however, could see hundreds of bars and restaurants being put out of business in the coming weeks if authorities refuse to backtrack.
Malaysia is one of the most conservative countries in Southeast Asia. This is very overt when you wander around the cities and see most Malaysian wearing tudungs, or head scarves. However, student prostitution, even by the Government’s own admission, is rampant.
BEIJING (AP) — A former chief librarian at a Chinese university has admitted to stealing more than 140 paintings by grandmasters and replacing them with his own fakes.
A little more than a year has passed since Thailand’s ruling junta revoked the passport of Japan-based academic Pavin Chachavalpongpun.
SEOUL, South Korea (AP) — South Korean police have detained a university design professor for allegedly forcing a former student to eat human feces and subjecting him to other cruel acts.
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