#Thailand

  • Article: Thailand Wants to End the Hot Potato Game of Global Waste

    Thailand Wants to End the Hot Potato Game of Global Waste

    By Joe McCarthy|Aug. 17, 2018

    Few countries want to deal with hazardous and hard-to-recycle forms of waste. Read more

  • Article: 11-Year-Old Child Bride, Forced to Marry 41-Year-OId Malaysian Man, Returns to Thailand

    11-Year-Old Child Bride, Forced to Marry 41-Year-OId Malaysian Man, Returns to Thailand

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 16, 2018

    The 41-year-old husband was fined, but authorities have yet to press charges. Read more

  • Article: Thailand Grants Citizenship to Stateless Survivors of Cave Rescue

    Thailand Grants Citizenship to Stateless Survivors of Cave Rescue

    By Joanna Prisco|Aug. 9, 2018

    Stateless members of the soccer team trapped in a cave last month now have a nation. Read more

  • Article: 'Miracle Boy' Refugee Played a Crucial Role in Thai Cave Rescue

    'Miracle Boy' Refugee Played a Crucial Role in Thai Cave Rescue

    By Joanna Prisco|July 12, 2018

    The top student escaped ethnic persecution in Myanmar to live in Thailand without his parents. Read more

  • Article: 41-Year-Old Man Fined Just $450 Over Marriage to 11-Year-Old Girl

    41-Year-Old Man Fined Just $450 Over Marriage to 11-Year-Old Girl

    By Daniele Selby|July 2, 2018

    Under Malaysian civil law, the marriage is still unrecognized, but is valid under Islamic law. Read more

  • Article: 14 Truly Moving Photos From Around the World This Week

    14 Truly Moving Photos From Around the World This Week

    By Olivia Kestin  and  Dana Brandes-Simon|June 29, 2018

    From protests to asylum seekers on boats, these photos offer a glimpse into a world in flux. Read more

  • Article: Thailand Shuts Down 'Leonardo DiCaprio' Beach After It Gets Trashed by Tourists

    Thailand Shuts Down 'Leonardo DiCaprio' Beach After It Gets Trashed by Tourists

    By Joe McCarthy|June 4, 2018

    Mass tourism has nearly destroyed the bay's coral reefs. Read more

  • Article: Women In Thailand Refuse to Be Told How to Dress at New Year Festival

    Women In Thailand Refuse to Be Told How to Dress at New Year Festival

    From Thomson Reuters Foundation|April 13, 2018

    "This is the first time women are saying enough is enough." Read more