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Thailand makes Siamese Fighting Fish official National Aquatic Animal

Tiny, testy and eye-catching with a colourful fin plumage, the Siamese fighting fish was on Tuesday named Thailand's national aquatic animal. Known in the West...

Thailand defends decision to detain football player, blames Australia

BANGKOK: Thailand defended on Wednesday (Feb 6) its arrest of a Bahraini footballer with refugee status in Australia, saying officials only detained him because...

Bahrani football player being held in Thailand continues to draw global attention, will be...

BANGKOK — A refugee footballer who refused voluntary extradition Monday to Bahrain was told to appear in court again in April. An outpouring of anger...

Thailands weight lifters face potential Olympic Ban after six positive drug tests at World...

LONDON (Reuters) - Thailand’s weightlifters face a ban from the Tokyo 2020 Games after six positive tests, two of them from reigning Olympic champions,...

Claire Johnson, Australian woman who begged social media and the Australian government for assistance...

Bangkok- An Australian woman who overstayed her visa by more than 100 days was scheduled to be released and deported from Thailand last evening. She...