Thailand

Tigers Are Being Removed From Tiger Temple 'Hell' In Thailand

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 31.05.2016 | UK

Wildlife authorities in Thailand have raided the controversial tourist attraction Tiger Temple, removing 40 animals by Tuesday and vowing to confiscat...

Body Found In Search For Missing British Man Following Thai Speedboat Crash

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 29.05.2016 | UK

A body has been found in the search for a British man who went missing after a speedboat capsized in Thailand. Authorities have been searching for mis...

British Woman Who Died In Thailand Speedboat Accident 'Was On Honeymoon'

The Huffington Post | Sarah Harris1 | Posted 29.05.2016 | UK

UPDATE: Body Found In Search For Missing British Man Following Thai Speedboat Crash A British woman killed in a speedboat accident in Thailand ...

Man In Surprsingly Chipper Mood After Python Bites Him On The Penis

The Huffington Post | Christopher York | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK

Warning: This story contains graphic images A Thai man is smiling and recovering well after he was bitten on the penis by a python whilst on the toile...

British Woman Dead After Speedboat Accident In Thailand

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 27.05.2016 | UK

A British woman has died, and a man is missing after a speedboat reportedly hit a rock and capsized in Thailand. Another British national was injured ...

Unsuspecting Shoppers Left Shocked By What's Inside These Luxury Handbags

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 19.05.2016 | UK

WARNING: GRAPHIC CONTENT Shoppers were left shocked when confronted with the reality of the exotic skin trade after an animal rights group set...

Top Destinations for Young Solos

Cathy Winston | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Cathy Winston

Solo travel is definitely not just for 20-somethings - but there's no doubt this is the decade when people often catch the solo travel bug. Whether it's a traditional gap year or simply making the most of having fewer responsibilities, it's a great time to pack up and go.

Thai Retreats: The Sukhothai and Spa, Bangkok

The Spa Spy | Posted 16.05.2016 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Inside, The Sukhothai is an elegant haven away from the crowds, crazy tuk-tuks and smoldering traffic jams that seem to clog the city from dusk till dawn. And outside, hidden in gardens behind the hotel courtyard, we discovered a glamorous way to beat the heat at the hotel's peaceful pool and spa pavilion.

British Family Beaten Unconscious At Thai Tourist Hotspot

The Huffington Post | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 28.04.2016 | UK

Warning: Graphic content Three members of a British family were attacked and left unconscious in a popular tourist hotspot in Thailand. The woman, he...

What's a Typical Week for a Racing Driver?

Oliver Webb | Posted 01.04.2016 | UK Sport
Oliver Webb

What's a typical week for a racing driver? Well, we don't have one! That's part of the reason I love what I do - no two days have to be the same. 5th January and that's it, Christmas is over, goodbyes to the family and straight on a plane! First up it was off to compete in the Asian Le Mans series, then to Dubai for the annual Dubai 24hour and then to Kuala Lumpur.

Watch Police Channel Spiderman To Catch Knifeman

The Huffington Post | Steven Hopkins | Posted 31.03.2016 | UK

Police in Thailand have resorted to old-fashioned tactics to take down a knifeman. In a video uploaded to LiveLeak officers can be seen crowding toge...

Why Koh Lanta Is Thailand's Best Kept Secret

Janet Newenham | Posted 29.03.2016 | UK Lifestyle
Janet Newenham

Before coming to Koh Lanta last week, I really did't know a whole lot about the island. I heard it was a lot quieter than the likes of Koh Phangan and Koh Tao on the other side of Thailand and that it was also nothing like the rowdiness of Phuket.

Avoiding Dictatorships on Vacation

Jo Simmons | Posted 15.03.2016 | UK
Jo Simmons

Nice to know the Thai police have got their priorities in order. After all, it's not as if the country faces any other challenges, apart of course from the deteriorating security situation for tourists and locals alike.

Brit Grace Taylor Returns Home After Sparking Hunt In Thailand

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 24.02.2016 | UK

A British backpacker who was reported missing in Thailand and later at Krabi airport after walking away from officers while blowing a whistle, has ret...

Police Detain Missing Brit Grace Taylor After She 'Walks Away Blowing A Whistle'

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK

The mother of a girl who was detained at a Thai airport on Tuesday after going missing has spoken of her relief that "our Gracie has been found". ...

Mother's Desperate Appeal For 'Frightened' Daughter Missing In Thailand

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.02.2016 | UK

A mother has made a desperate appeal for help to trace her daughter who went missing in Thailand after telling her "people were trying to hurt her". ...

British Man Killed In Front Of His Daughter During Thai Elephant Ride Is Named

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 02.02.2016 | UK

A Scottish man who was killed in front of his teenage daughter during an elephant ride in Thailand on Monday has been named in reports as Gareth Crowe...

Dad's Death During Thai Elephant Ride Prompts Calls To Cease 'Cruel' Practice

The Huffington Post UK | Kathryn Snowdon | Posted 02.02.2016 | UK

UPDATE: British Man Killed In Front Of His Daughter During Thai Elephant Ride Is Named An international animal welfare group has warned of the crue...

Desperate Search For Rare Blood Type After Gap Year Grad's Horror Thai Crash

The Huffington Post UK | George Bowden | Posted 11.01.2016 | UK Universities & Education

A desperate search to find those with rare A negative (A-) blood has secured six additional units after a British gap year graduate was left needing a...

'Justice' Served For British Backpackers Killed In Thailand, Family Says

The Huffington Post UK | Aubrey Allegretti | Posted 24.12.2015 | UK

The family of one of the British backpackers brutally murdered on a beach in Thailand said "justice" has been delivered after two Burmese migrants wer...

Pair Accused Of Murdering British Backpackers 'Confident' Of Acquittal

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 23.12.2015 | UK

Two men facing the death penalty for the murders of a pair of British backpackers in Thailand are "confident" they will be acquitted as they prepare t...

Mystery Over Brit Held 'Against Will' In Thailand Solved, After He Was Found Strolling On Beach

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK

British backpacker Jordan Jacobs, who disappeared in Thailand after telling his family he would "never see us again", has been found strolling on a be...

Mystery Of Brit Held 'Against Will' In Thailand Has Apparently Been Solved

The Huffington Post UK | Steven Hopkins | Posted 17.12.2015 | UK

UPDATE: A British man who disappeared in Thailand almost a week ago has been found safe and well. The Foreign Office said Jordan Jacobs, from Lyneham,...

Israel and ASEAN Relations: Opportunities and Obstacles

Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat | Posted 25.11.2015 | UK
Muhammad Zulfikar Rakhmat

Despite a lack of publicity, for several years Israel has silently and cautiously cultivated deep-running political and economic cooperation with ASEA...

Thai Retreats: Aleenta Phuket Resort and Spa

The Spa Spy | Posted 20.11.2015 | UK Lifestyle
The Spa Spy

Phuket, Thailand. Doesn't exactly conjure images of peaceful nights and quiet luxurious romantic moments does it? Yet a mere 40km outside of the madness of Phuket town, sits the Aleenta Resort and Spa.