This week, women’s rights groups in Taninthayri Region are calling for better laws and protections for women experiencing domestic violence. There have been numerous cases reported to women’s groups and very little legal action taken against perpetrators.
Thai police said the group, en route to Malaysia with the help of human smugglers, was discovered at a house in Bangkok's Don Mueang district. The homeowner was among the arrestees.
Purrfect English Youth Essay Competition winner May Myat Noe Khant imagines a future in which urbanisation and increased foreign investment privilege a lucky few but leave the rest behind.