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Tuesday, December 11, 2018
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Bangkok to Get Greasy with Aussie Reggae Act ‘Sticky Fingers’

BANGKOK — Music fans already have things to look forward to 2019, a year expected to be bigger than ever in terms of the live concert scene.

POLITICS

Welfare card holders wait in line Sunday to withdraw 500-baht holiday stipends in Yala province.

Cash Rush! Commotion as Crowds Hustle for 500B Holiday Handout

BANGKOK — Chaos erupted in front of Krung Thai Bank offices and ATMs nationwide as crowds flocked to receive a government stipend just in time for the holidays.

Mother of Slain Nurse Charged for Constitution Day Rally

BANGKOK — The mother of a medic killed by military snipers inside a temple during street protests eight years ago was charged with violating a public gathering law Monday night for staging a rally.

CRIME & CALAMITY

Hakeem Ali Mohamed Ali AlAraibi led in handcuffs at the Thai Criminal Court.

Bahraini Football Player Moved to Jail Before Extradition Hearing (Video)

BANGKOK — A Bahraini football player and political refugee has been placed in prison after the Criminal Court extended...
A relative cries over the body of Caris Waraklan, who fell to his death Tuesday morning from the Si Rat Expressway.

Deliverymen Fall to Death After Speeding Benz Plows Into Truck

NONTHABURI — Two furniture deliverymen fell to their deaths Tuesday morning after an elderly motorist crashed his Mercedes-Benz into...
Maj. Gen. Surachate Hakparn, immigration chief, on Monday shows evidence seized from an Iranian man accused of tricking Japanese tourists to smuggle drugs during a press briefing in Bangkok.

Iranian Drug Gang Targets Japanese Tourists as Mules: Police

BANGKOK — An Iranian man was arrested in Bangkok and accused of being involved in an international crime ring tricking Japanese tourists to smuggle drugs into Asian and European countries, police said Monday.
Hakeem Ali Mohamed Ali Al-Araibi in lockup at Suvarnabhumi Airport in November. Photo: Human Rights Watch / Courtesy

Thailand Begins Extradition of Bahraini Football Player

Update: Bahraini Football Player Moved to Jail Before Extradition Hearing (Video) BANGKOK — Thai authorities have approved an arrest warrant for...
Police question David Kulik about a suspected cannabis export operation as they take him into custody Monday. Image: Matichon

Brit, Canadian Linked to Massive Thai Cannabis Export Operation

BANGKOK — The police sent a strong reminder Thursday that weed in any form remains illegal by announcing the arrest of four men, including a Brit and Canadian, suspected of exporting cannabis oil on an industrial scale.
Police lead Suporn Supapradit and Saran Taosanya through a “crime reenactment” with Boonpop Yingsawad.

Muggers Targeting Elderly Ayutthayans Arrested on Father’s Day

AYUTTHAYA — Two twenty-something men confessed to targeting elderly motorcyclists and mugging them at machete point on Father’s Day. Police...

ASEAN & WORLD

British Prime Minister Theresa May, left, and Dutch Prime Minister Mark Rutte pose for photographers at the start of a meeting Tuesday in The Hague, Netherlands. Photo: Peter Dejong / Associated Press

May in the Netherlands as She Fights to Save Brexit Deal

THE HAGUE, Netherlands — Top European Union officials on Tuesday ruled out any renegotiation of the divorce agreement with Britain as Prime Minister Theresa...
Wazzizi, a sub-Saharan migrant from Guinea, sits Thursday outside the tent where he lives at at Ouled Ziane camp in Casablanca, Morocco. Photo: Mosa'ab Elshamy / Associated Press

Nearly 85 Percent of UN Nations Back Migration Deal; Not US

MARRAKECH, Morocco — Defying fierce opposition from the U.S. and a few other nations, nearly 85 percent of U.N. member states agreed Monday on...
U.S. soldiers of Company C, 9th Infantry Regiment who survived a Filipino ambush in 1901 pose with a church bell used to signal the attack. Photo: Fred R. Brown / Wikimedia Commons

US to Return 3 Bells Seized From Philippines a Century Ago

MANILA — The United States is to return three church bells seized by U.S. troops as war trophies from the Philippines more than a...
The International Service Systems, or ISS, headquarters in 2017 in Copenhagen, Denmark. Photo: Castellbo / Wikimedia Commons

Danish Facilities Group Closes in 13 Countries, Trims Staff

COPENHAGEN, Denmark — A leading facility services company says it will shut down operations in 13 countries as it tries to boost growth and...

Big Rally by Malaysia Muslims Calls for Upholding Privileges

KUALA LUMPUR — Tens of thousands of Malaysian Muslims rallied Saturday in Kuala Lumpur against any attempt to strip the ethnic Malay majority of...

THAI Taps Worldpay for Payments Innovation (Sponsored)

BANGKOK — Thai Airways International (THAI), the flagship carrier airline of Thailand, has selected Worldpay, Inc. (NYSE: WP; LSE: WPY) as its international payments...
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