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Chumpon plantation owner faces accusations of child sex abuse

"Jan said 'Surin' often took her daughter to his home. When the girl was seven years old, however, it was…

2 months ago

Stateless Thais can now apply for birth certificates and Thai ID

PHOTOS: The Nation "Rootless" people, born in Thailand but abandoned at birth - so without any Thai identification number or…

2 months ago

Swiss/Thai children run away from home claiming Thai mother beats them

PHOTO: The Nation Two children, who fell off a drying rack at a Bangkapi apartment block last May, have now…

3 months ago

Child drowning cases – dramatic drop over two decades

The leading cause of death in Thai children, below the age of 15, is drowning. "Even though the cases have…

3 months ago

Chee River claims lives of three children, one girl rescued

PHOTO: Nila Singkhiree  Three children drowned last night (Sunday) and a fourth was rescued from the Chee River, Ubon Ratchathani, in…

5 months ago

Seven dead after murder/suicide at New Year party in Chumphon

PHOTO: Thinnakorn, right, speaks to his family following the murders by Prasit Leelahakhunakorn A 41 year old is dead after…

6 months ago

Measles outbreak closes Tak school

A school near the Myanmar border in Tak’s Mae Ramat district has been closed indefinitely after local public-health officials discovered…

7 months ago

13 year old Muay Thai fighter dies from head injuries

Whilst legislation is pending, and under heated discussion about banning Muay Thai for certain age-groups, another tragedy has unfolded. A…

7 months ago

Most rape cases ‘settled’ by police, says foundation

by Kornrawee Panyasuppakun - The Nation We are all familiar with Thai police 'settling' small misdeamours, mostly road, on the…

9 months ago

eSports – legitimate sport or teenage addiction problem?

PHOTO: China Daily The Thai Mental health department is urging the government to rethink any decision to recognise online gaming.…

9 months ago