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  1. 11. news | 01 Dec 2014

    Protecting monks from themselves

    By Nattaya Chetchotiros, Newspaper section: News

    » Scandal after scandal has come to light involving rich temples and the misconduct of monks, spurring the military government into action by initiating a law that seeks to bring order to the clergy.

  2. 12. learning | 10 Jul 2014

    Flying monks

    Really easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Should monks be flying on broomsticks around the grounds of their temple?

  3. 13. learning | 10 Jun 2014

    Monks in Rural Thailand

    Special feature

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » Lee Craker is a professional photographer who moved to rural Thailand several years ago. This has resulted in a remarkable photographic study of rural Thai monks.

  4. 14. learning | 27 Sep 2013

    Money, monks just don't mix

    About religion

    By Jon Fernquest

    » According the rules of conduct (Vinaya) monks cannot even touch money. At Buddhadasa Bhikkhu's Suan Mokh forest monastery finances handled transparently by a foundation.

  5. 15. learning | 31 Jul 2013

    Temple cash: Where does it go?

    About religion

    By Jon Fernquest

    » Auditors & accounting training for monks needed to prevent powerful monks from taking donation money for personal wealth.

  6. 16. learning | 17 Jun 2013

    Monks' luxurious lifestyle under fire (updated)

    Easy English news

    By Terry Fredrickson

    » The lifestyle of some of Thailand's more "successful" monks is again drawing criticism. Luxury sports cars, private jet travel, Louis Vuitton bags don't seem to fit the image of a life of restraint.

  7. 17. learning | 24 Jan 2013

    Monks who are women?

    About religion

    By Jon Fernquest

    » At first locals thought the monks who came for food each morning were men, but then, slowly, they realized... they were actually women.

  8. 18. learning | 25 Jun 2012

    Bee attack on 76 monks

    About health

    By Jon Fernquest

    » 19 in serious condition, 6 in coma in Chiang Mai, novice monks just cleaning up the temple grounds when swarm of bees attacked them.

  9. 19. news | 26 Jan 2015

    Church of England gets first female bishop despite split

    By AFP

    » LONDON - Libby Lane becomes the Church of England's first female bishop on Monday despite entrenched opposition from traditionalists, who say that the clergy's top rung is no place for a woman.

  10. 20. news | 06 Jan 2015

    Female suicide bomber attacks Istanbul's tourist heart

    By AFP

    » A female suicide bomber on Tuesday killed herself and a Turkish policeman in a strike on the heart of Istanbul's tourist district, the second attack on police to shake city within a week.

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