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91-year-old woman gets bachelor’s degree

A 91-year-old woman became the oldest person to graduate from university in Thailand on Wednesday, receiving her bachelor’s degree from King Maha Vajiralongkorn.

5 things that happen when you’re a black woman in Thailand

Written by a black girl for other black girls. So I've been living here for almost three months now - three sweaty months. Aside from coming to terms with the fact that I spend most of my days feeling like a salty pork stick sold at the…

Thai man commits suicide after killing baby on Facebook Live

A Thai man filmed himself killing his baby daughter on Facebook Live, before taking his own life, Thai police say. The 21-year-old hanged his daughter, and then himself, at a deserted hotel in Phuket on Monday, reportedly after an argument…

Thailand presses Google over online royal insults

Google has agreed to co-operate with the removal of online content insulting Thailand's monarchy, the country's deputy prime minister says. Prajin Juntong said he had met Google representatives to complain about material found using the…