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  1. Navy must end its attack on reportersRead the original story

    52 min ago | Bangkok Post

    The contrast could hardly have been starker: On Monday, a major news agency won the Pulitzer Prize for their work exposing Thailand's involvement in the trafficking of Myanmar's oppressed Rohingya minority through what it called a "tropical gulag".


  2. Serious thought needs to go into AEC integrationRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | The Nation

    Thailand is looking to engage in a more seamless region as the deadline for Asean Economic Community integration approaches.


  3. Chinese snorkeler dies in PhuketRead the original story

    4 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    Ting Hong, 29, was pronounced dead after medical staff at the Racha Resort Hotel on Racha Yai Island tried in vain to revive her after she was taken from the water.


  4. Deals at the Keystone Inn, cruise southeast Asia, raft the Green River in UtahRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago |

    ... $1499 per person, cruise round trip from Singapore over Thanksgiving, stopping in Bali, Komodo, Indonesia, Phuket, Thailand, Langkawi, Malaysia and Port Klang, Malaysia. Oceanview cabins are available for a bit more per person, and have the same ...


  5. Free speech tied in lese majeste knotRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    It's great news that The Guardian and the Washington Post won a Pulitzer Prize. As citizens of the world, we congratulate the papers, or actually that 21st century Deep Throat Edward Snowden, for exposing the US National Security Agency's creepy tentacles of unlawful surveillance.


  6. Thrill ride tragedyRead the original story

    11 hrs ago | Bangkok Post

    PHUKET: Two men died and one was injured when a bungee-jumping equipment test went wrong in Phuket's Muang district on Friday night.


  7. High School Extra: Q&A with Erin AnsusinhaRead the original story

    Yesterday | The Daily Gazette

    I played travel soccer when I was younger, and I played club this past fall, but I moved here in fifth grade and stopped playing until high school.


  8. same trip but differentRead the original story

    Yesterday | Ask MetaFilter

    I'm doing a bit of backpacking in Southeast Asia next month, hooray! My partner and I will be flying into Singapore, then spending two weeks traveling to Bangkok via Kuala Lumpur, Krabi, etc.


  9. New Clues But Still Few Answers in Missing Plane CaseRead the original story

    Mar 11, 2014 | WTVC

    ... and her friend were allowed to stay in the cockpit during the entire one-hour flight on Dec. 14, 2011, from Phuket, Thailand, to Kuala Lumpur. She said the arrangement did not seem unusual to the plane's crew. "Throughout the entire flight, they ...


  10. Enjoy 50% Off 5-Star Phuket Hotel With 72-Hour Flash Sale OfferRead the original story

    Yesterday | Sys-Con Media

    For only 72 hours, this Phuket, Thailand family resort is offering 50% off its standard rates for Deluxe Sala Garden View, Deluxe Sala Garden Terrace or Deluxe Sea View accommodations.


  11. Brand-New Citrus Parc Hotel Pattaya Offering 100 Free NightsRead the original story

    Yesterday |

    Bangkok April 18, 2014 - Citrus Parc Hotel Pattaya, a chic four-star hotel at the foothills of Pratumnak Hill in the quieter southern end of Pattaya, is celebrating its opening by offering 100 free nights to its guests.


  12. Bikini-clad Jesinta Campbell celebrates filming wrap with sunset swimRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Daily Mail

    Want to get away from it all? Interactive map shows the staggering 47 PER CENT of America that is currently uninhabited In a chilling echo of the Holocaust, Jews are 'ordered to register and list property' in east Ukraine after pro-Russian militants take over government buildings It's a tough life for Getaway presenter Jesinta Campbell, who wrapped ... (more)


  13. Journalists charged over human trafficking report are released on bailRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | CNN

    Journalists, Alan Morison and Chutima Sidasathian were granted bail Thursday and are due to appear in court again on May 26. -- Two journalists in Thailand have been released on bail in a controversial defamation case that has raised concerns over press freedom in the country.


  14. Democratic Voice of Burma: 'Boatpeople' story lands Reuters a...Read the original story

    Thursday | Burmanet

    Two Reuters reporters were awarded a Pulitzer Prize for international journalism on Monday for reporting on the trafficking of Burma's stateless Rohingya Muslims.


  15. Australian faces jail for coverage of same story that won Reuters a Pulitzer prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CNN

    Bangkok: Reuters' international news agency has a won Pulitzer prize for exposing the violent persecution of Myanmar's Muslim Rohingya minority while an Australian journalist and his Thai colleague face jail for their coverage of the same story.


  16. Andrei Kirilenko Brings Hooters To RussiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Post Game

    ... company plans to open 19 restaurants outside the United States this year, including locations in Moscow and Phuket, Thailand. The 33-year-old Kirilenko, who at age 18 in 1999 became the youngest European player ever drafted by an NBA team, said one ...


  17. Phuket journalists indicted on libel rapRead the original story

    Thursday | Bangkok Post

    PHUKET: Two journalists charged with defaming the Royal Thai Navy in an online news report about the trafficking of refugees from Myanmar were indicted yesterday, amid concerns over press freedom.


  18. Thailand charges reporters over...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Suria

    Two journalists, including an Australian editor, were ordered Thursday to stand trial in Thailand on defamation charges linked to a Pulitzer Prize-winning article alleging Thai military involvement in people smuggling.


  19. Navy lawsuit 'case study in press freedom'Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | The Nation

    Chutima Sidasathian, a reporter working for Phuket-based news website Phuketwan, says the alleged defamation case brought against her and her Australian editor by the Royal Thai Navy will become a case study in the state of press freedoms in the Kingdom.


  20. Aussie journo defiant on chargesRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday |

    'Setup' ... Alan Morison and colleague Chutima Sidasathian could face seven years in jail for computer for defaming Thailand's navy.