21 - 30 of 92 results for "prison"

Sponsor links

  1. 21. news | 29 Jan 2015

    Jatuporn gets jail for defaming Abhisit

    politics

    By Post Reporters, Newspaper section: News

    » Jatuporn Prompan, chief of the red-shirt movement, has been sentenced to two years in prison for defaming Democrat Party leader and former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva.

  2. 22. news | 28 Jan 2015

    Jordan offers to free militant

    By AFP

    » AMMAN - Jordan is willing to free an Iraqi female jihadist from prison in exchange for a Jordanian pilot held hostage by the Islamic State group, state television said Wednesday.

  3. 23. news | 27 Jan 2015

    Ex-MP, 5 others jailed for gravel theft

    By Online Reporters

    » A former MP for Buri Ram, his wife, his elder brother and three other people have each been sentence to four years in prison and ordered to pay 22 million baht in damages for the of road-paving gravel from land reform ar...

  4. 24. news | 22 Jan 2015

    Top South Korea court confirms jail term for pro-North MP

    By AFP

    » SEOUL - South Korea's Supreme Court on Thursday upheld a nine-year prison sentence for a former leftist lawmaker convicted of inciting an armed revolt in the event of war breaking out with North Korea.

  5. 25. news | 21 Jan 2015

    Palestinian stabs 12 in Tel Aviv

    By AFP

    » A knife-wielding Palestinian attacked passengers on a bus in Tel Aviv on Wednesday wounding at least 12 people before being shot by a passing prison officer, Israeli police said.

  6. 26. news | 20 Jan 2015

    N. Korea pounces on gulag survivor's 'lies'

    By AFP

    » SEOUL - A North Korean website pounced Tuesday on the admission by a high-profile defector that his harrowing account of escaping a prison camp contained inaccuracies, saying it proved the dishonesty of UN moves to censu...

  7. 27. opinion | 19 Jan 2015

    Drug war is flagging

    EDITORIAL

    Newspaper section: News

    » A couple of major developments have taken place against the backdrop of the battle against drugs. The two cases seem to illustrate the two extremes of this long fight. In Thailand, suit-clad officials from four countries...

  8. 28. news | 16 Jan 2015

    Activists slam inmate fishing plan

    human trafficking

    By Achara Ashayagachat, Newspaper section: News

    » Thailand’s plan to use prison labour on fishing boats has drawn international condemnation because it does not solve the real cause of human trafficking, which the government says it is trying to address.

  9. 29. news | 15 Jan 2015

    Birmingham City questioned over convicted ex-boss

    By AFP

    » HONG KONG - England's Football League is quizzing Birmingham City over the continuing influence of the club's former owner Carson Yeung, who is languishing in a Hong Kong prison for money laundering, reports sa...

  10. 30. news | 15 Jan 2015

    Opposition to prisoners on fishing boats

    By Achara Ashayagachat

    » Thailand’s plan to use prison labour on fishing boats has drawn international condemnation because it does not address the real cause of human trafficking, which the government says it is trying to address.

Bangkok Post print edition sections

Stay updated everywhere, anytime with Bangkok Post digital products