Police hunting a thief following a fatal bag snatching in Pattani

Police in Thailand’s southern border province of Pattani are looking for a thief on a motorcycle, who snatched the shoulder bag of a woman riding pillion on another motorcycle, causing her to fall onto the road, fracturing her skull and killing her. Video footage from CCTV on the road, in Muang district of Pattani, shows […]

Thammasat law professor insists Red Bull scion’s case can still be revived

Thammasat University Vice-Rector, Parinya Tewanarumitkul, said Saturday that there is new evidence which could be used to justify the reopening of the hit-and-run case against Red Bull heir Vorayuth Yoovidhya, despite the claim by the Office of the Attorney-General (OAG) that the case is closed. Speaking at a panel discussion on the controversial case, held […]

Children and young people call for increased support in the wake of COVID-19

Child representatives and care leavers from South East Asia have called for increased support for continuing education, psychosocial care, finding jobs and affordable housing in the wake of COVID-19. Their recommendations were discussed with Asian government and civil society representatives in an online forum this week. Adi Soumena, a 17-year-old child rights advocate from SOS […]

Georgia remains on updated list of safe countries by EU

By Tamilla Mammadova – Trend: The Council of the European Union (EU) has updated the list of countries for which travel restrictions should be gradually lifted and the list still includes Georgia, Trend reports via Georgian media. In the updated list, the Council of the European Union recommends that member states open their borders with Australia, Canada, […]