Thailand: Nightclub fire in Phuket kills 4, injures more than 20 (VIDEO)
Four people died and more than 20 were injured after a fire ripped through a nightclub on Phuket island in Thailand.
A Friday in Bangkok: Patrick Winn takes over @GlobalPost
GlobalPost correspondents add some local spice to @GlobalPost. We start with A Friday In Bangkok.
@GlobalPost introduces A Friday In ...
GlobalPost correspondents add some local spice to @AFridayIn. We start with A Friday In Bangkok.
Thai senator shooting allegations tangled in odd details
The accidental "Uzi" shooting that wasn't
Thai senator shoots secretary at dinner
Senator Boonsong Kowawisarat claims that Phrae shooting was an "accident"
A "Pentagon II" to command Thailand's terror fight?
Deputy premier inspired by Pentagon's killing of Osama bin Laden
Video: Islamic insurgents ambush troops in Thailand
Closed-circuit camera captures coordinated attack
Southeast Asia's intriguing Olympians
A pregnant shooter, a disqualified cat impressionist, a 4'11" female weightlifter
Video: Anatomy of a nasty Thai traffic stop
YouTube clip shows couple kicked off motorbike by police volunteer
Southeast Asia: Food crisis feed
The region of Southeast Asia remains safe from droughts and crop shortages affecting other parts of the globe. What insulates them from the agricultural struggle? Rice.
Time to ban ivory for good?
Why elephant tusks could soon be regulated like diamonds.
When vacation isn’t enough, the Philippines says stay for life
“You know our slogan, 'It’s more fun in the Philippines?' Well it’s also more fun to retire in the Philippines,” said a government spokesman.
US State Department: forced labor on Thai fishing vessels still ignored
But the State Department declines to sanction Thailand for slavery in US-linked fishing industry.
Thailand: Australian woman killed with stab to the heart in Phuket bag snatch
An Australian mother of two was killed in Thailand on Wednesday night after bag snatchers on motorcycle inflicted a fatal stab wound to her heart.
Myanmar: How American products slip through sanctions
Citizens of Myanmar may now enjoy Coca Cola legally, but foreign manufacturers have skirted sanctions for years.
2 Canadian sisters die in Thailand resort from poisoning
Audrey, Noemi Belanger found Thursday by staff in room full of vomit.
Australian woman jailed in Thailand for making up rape claim
An Australian woman has been jailed in Thailand for making up a story about being raped by a taxi driver.
Lady Gaga criticized by Thai officials for 'offensive' show
Lady Gaga's Thai flag-bikini performance draws ire from the country's culture ministry.
An elite tastemaker rebrands Thailand
Government pays Monocle's Tyler Brule to modernize Thailand's image
Macro chatter: G7 worries but not about Estonia
Around the world in business: G7 is extra worried about Europe (again), and Ikea isn't translating so well in Thailand.
Suu Kyi visits huge Myanmar refugee camp in Thailand
Suu Kyi, Myanmar opposition leader, draws attention to her nation's struggling refugee population.
Suu Kyi warns against 'reckless optimism' over Myanmar reforms
On an historic trip to Thailand, Myanmar's pro-democracy leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has warned the World Economic Forum against what she called “reckless optimism” concerning her country's recent and rapid reforms.
Thailand: Aung San Suu Kyi addresses Burmese migrants (VIDEO)
Aung San Suu Kyi, on her first trip abroad in 24 years, spoke to Burmese migrants in Thailand.
Singapore’s maid addiction
Is the well-to-do island chafing at more liberties for live-in servants?
Roadtrip! Singh sets 2016 deadline for Burma road to Thailand
Indian government inks a slew of agreements to give India Inc access to Burma market
Thailand: election victory for transgender star
Yollada "Nok" Suanyot is officially Thailand's highest-ranking transgender politician
Thailand: Transgender diva seeks political office
Election could install the highest-ranking transgender candidate in Thai history.
Thailand: cash payouts to victims with strings attached
Take the check, drop the lawsuit
An odorless version of Asia's most pungent fruit?
Coming soon: a scentless durian
Thailand: 2 years after conflict, gunmen go unnamed
In wake of political violence, authorities choose amnesty over answers.
Briton arrested in Bangkok with roasted human fetus for black magic ritual
A 28-year-old British citizen has been arrested in Thailand’s capital city for possessing roasted human fetus for use in black magic rituals.