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Man who drove his car onto Bangkok airport runway claims to have taken ‘wrong turn’

A man in Thailand drove his car right onto an active airport runway, shocking airport staff. The motorist under the influence of drugs, drove his car towards a plane which had just landed at the Suvarnabhumi Airport in Bangkok. The video was filmed by ground staff. “I don’t know how the car made it onto the […]

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Thai man turns chicken feathers into edible meat to reduce wastage

A Thai man has developed a way of preparing ‘meat’ from feathers of chicken that can not only prevent feather waste but also provide for the protein intake. Sorawut Kittibanthorn thought about the method while studying in London as he was thinking of ways to recycle waste. Sorawut saw that about 2.3 million tons of […]

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Man revives baby elephant using CPR after fatal motorbike accident

A baby elephant survived a fatal motorbike accident after it was revived by an off-duty rescue worker in Thailand. In a viral video Mana Srivate can be seen performing a two-handed compressions to the elephant lying on its side in the middle of a dark road. The elephant stood up after 10 minutes. A motor […]

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Covid-19 outbreak at shrimp market in Thailand prompts mass testing of thousands

Thailand began mass testing of thousands of people for Covid-19 and extended curbs on movement, a day after locking down a province following the country’s worst outbreak yet. The outbreak at a shrimp market in Samut Sakhon, a province southwest of Bangkok and a centre of the seafood industry that is home to thousands of […]

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Nearly perfectly preserved whale skeleton about 3,000 years old discovered in Thailand

Nearly perfectly preserved whale skeleton between 3,000-5,000 years old has been discovered in Thailand. The bones were found in early November this year, some 12km off the coast just to the west of Bangkok. Experts hope the find might provide “a window into the past,” especially for research on sea levels and biodiversity. Pictures shared […]

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Thailand books pro-democracy activists under controversial law for criticising the royal family

Thailand revived its controversial law against criticising the royal family in an attempt to curb months of anti-government protests. Several activists have been summoned to face charges under the lèse-majesté law, which carries a sentence of up to 15 years in prison for each count. On Tuesday, a prominent student activist, 22-year-old Parit Chiwarak, said […]

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Pet cat chases away an elephant that wandered into its territory looking for food

Cats are territorial creatures, much more than dogs. When someone intrudes their space an aggression kicks in, hence they use the chase and ambush tactic to quell the intrusion apart from making hissing sounds. In a viral video a pet cat was successful in chasing away an elephant that wandered into its garden looking for […]

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Baby elephant tries to hide behind light pole after getting caught while eating sugarcane

The actions of an elephant calf in Thailand has left viewers in awe after it was caught eating sugarcane in a field. It was pictured hiding behind a light pole after realising that humans had caught him eating sugarcane in a field. Despite its big size, the calf believed it could hide behind the narrow […]

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Thai parliament REJECTS monarchial reforms amid intensifying pro-democracy protests

Thailand’s parliament on Wednesday voted to move forward with two proposals on amending the constitution but stopped short of backing a motion that included monarchical reform, amid intensifying protests against the country’s military-backed government. The vote came a day after the worst night of violence in the country’s five-month protest movement saw live ammunition used […]

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Thai Pro-Democracy Protests: 40 injured in clashes between police and protesters

Over 40 people were left injured after clashes between protesters and police in Thailand’s capital Bangkok. Tuesday’s protest is said to be the most violent since the student-led movement emerged in July. Protesters were attempting to reach parliament, where lawmakers were debating possible changes to the constitution. Chaos erupted after a group of demonstrators tried […]

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Bangkok police deploy water cannons to STOP protesters marching towards the royal palace

Police in Bangkok deployed and used water cannons against thousands of demonstrators marching through Bangkok on Sunday. Reuters news agency estimated a strong crowd of over 10,000 people taking part in a march towards the royal palace to give messages to King Maha Vajiralongkorn. Officers used the cannon for only the second time during the […]

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Thousands of Thai protesters demand Germany to probe their king, march to German embassy in Bangkok

Thousands of residents in Thailand marched to the German embassy in Bangkok on Monday, to keep up pressure on King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who spends much of his time in Germany. Germany has said it would be unacceptable for King Maha Vajiralongkorn, 68, to conduct politics there and Foreign Minister Heiko Maas said the European power […]