Thailand promises not to deport Saudi woman seeking asylum in Australia
Posted on Monday January 07, 2019
After hours of uncertainty, Thai officials say a young Saudi woman hoping to seek asylum in Australia amid fears she will be killed for renouncing Islam won't be sent home against her will.
At least one dead as Tropical Storm Pabuk batters Thailand
Posted on Saturday January 05, 2019
Rain, wind and surging seawater buffets coastal villages and world-famous tourist resorts on southern Thailand's east coast, knocking down trees and utility poles and flooding roads.
Why is Hakeem still in jail? It shows the twin forces behind sport — money and politics
Posted on Saturday January 12, 2019
There's a crucial difference between the young Saudi woman granted refugee status in Thailand this week and the Melbourne footballer locked in a Bangkok prison. The latter is a pawn in the multi-billion dollar sports industry's power-play, writes Tracey Holmes.