Thailand

Southeast Asian nations to set up fund to help Rohingya migrants

By Thu, Jul 02, 2015 6:05PM UTC

KUALA LUMPUR, Malaysia (AP) — A Malaysian minister says Southeast Asian countries will establish a humanitarian fund to help boatloads of Rohingya Muslim and Bangladeshi immigrants who have recently landed in Indonesia, Malaysia, Burma (Myanmar) and Thailand.

WATCH: Thai woman puts up a helluva fight against handbag thieves

By Thu, Jul 02, 2015 4:23PM UTC

We have to hand it to this feisty Thai lady, who is taking no **** from these two would-be handbag thieves. The footage, caught on CCTV camera last month, show the opportunistic crooks strike on a quiet street.

Thailand arrests 2 key human trafficking suspects

By Wed, Jul 01, 2015 3:54PM UTC

BANGKOK (AP) — Police in Thailand have arrested two men they say are key figures in a human trafficking ring that lures people to work on fishing boats in Indonesia and sells them to boat owners.

Chinese woman sparks outcry after drying undies at Disney Hong Kong

By Wed, Jul 01, 2015 11:20AM UTC

Selfie sticks have been outlawed at Disney theme parks around the globe, but the rules on drying underwear don’t seem to be so clearly defined. But that didn’t a mainland Chinese woman being roundly criticized online for airing her delicates at Disneyland Hong Kong.

WATCH: This is the best dancing Thai policemen video we’ve seen in quite a while

By Tue, Jun 30, 2015 6:21PM UTC

Thai police aren’t shy when it comes to showing off their dance moves, as evidenced by a number of viral videos in recent years (see below), but these guys have brought it to a whole new level.