Chiang Rai

Home comforts greet 'Wild Boars' captain after Thai cave rescue

MAE SAI, Thailand (Reuters) - Happiness is a birthday cake, a meal of pork-knuckle rice, a warm bed and a trip to buy a new mobile telephone.<p>Duangpet Promtep and his mother Thanaporn Promthep smile during an interview at their home, in Mae Sai, the northern province of Chiang Rai, Thailand, July …

Thailand

Croatia sends national team jerseys to rescued Thailand cave footballers

The Croatian football association (HNS CFF) has sent a jersey each of the national team to the dozen Thai boys who were trapped in a cave.<p>The boys …

Africa

#ThaiCaveRescue: Tham Luang Cave to get movies, museum

THE world was gripped with anxiety as the last of the Wild Boars were rescued out of Chiang Rai’s Tham Luang Cave, a labyrinthine cave complex, last …

Asia

How Thai cave rescue divers found a common language | Post Magazine | South China Morning Post

This month’s Tham Luang cave rescue in Thailand was an impressive collective effort. Various international parties contributed assistance, from …

Thai Navy

Boys return to normal life after cave rescue

Rescued cave boys woke up in their own homes for the first time in more than three weeks on Thursday, and some shared stories of their time in Tham …

Chiang Rai Province

All 12 Members Of The Thai Soccer Team And Their Coach Have Been Rescued From The Flooded Cave In Thailand

Facebook<p>An image posted to Facebook by the Thai Navy Seals, with a caption that said "We will bring the Wild Boar team home.”<p>What We Know So Far<p>All …

Thailand

Culture Ministry aims to set up committee for ‘Wild Boars’ movie

The Culture Ministry is to propose setting up a special film board committee to oversee the production of a “Wild Boars” movie at the next mobile …

Thai Cave Rescue

Gen Apirat poised to grab top army post

Assistant army chief Apirat Kongsompong is poised to take over the army's top post as the annual military reshuffle lists are being prepared in a …

Military

Cave boys undergo spirit-boosting rite, make merit for Saman

The 12 young footballers and their assistant coach rescued from Tham Luang Cave underwent a “life-prolonging ritual” at a temple on Thursday …

Thailand

The Missing Teen Soccer Team In Thailand Has Been Found Alive After 10 Days In A Flooded Cave

Linh Pham / Getty Images<p>Rescuers install a water pump inside Tham Luang Nang Non cave, where the team is located.<p>Twelve boys and their soccer coach …

Los Angeles

This Cartoon Shows The Team Effort Of Rescuing The Thai Boys' Soccer Team And People Love It

Aruni Aunhawarakorn and Jantima Manasviyoungkul are two sisters who live in Bangkok.<p>Ever since they heard the news that 12 Thai boys and their soccer …

Thai Navy

Efficient management seen as a major factor in rescue mission

Despite starting with limited resources, chain of command and adaptive approach enabled rescuers to overcome the challenges

Caving

Thai boys recall battle to survive cave ordeal -- and moment they were found

<b>Chiang Rai, Thailand (CNN) —</b> Members of the "Wild Boars" Thai youth soccer team and their coach have described their rescue from a flooded cave as a miracle, thanked the experts who saved them and discussed how the experience will affect the rest of their lives.<p>In their first public remarks since …

News

Thai boys recount cave rescue: Voices in dark, then 'hello'

CHIANG RAI, Thailand (AP) — Trapped in the recesses of a flooded cave, the 12 boys and their soccer coach were trying to dig their way out when they heard voices in the darkness. Their coach quickly told everyone to be quiet.<p>"We weren't sure if it was for real," 14-year-old Adul Samon said. "So we …

Thailand

Thailand Cave Rescue: 12 Boys And Coach Leave Hospital And Make First Public Appearance

They were freed last week after 18-day ordeal.<p>The 12 boys and their football coach rescued after 18 days trapped in a flooded cave in Thailand have …

Thai Navy

Tesla's Musk apologizes for comments on British caver

(Reuters) - Tesla Inc (TSLA.O) founder Elon Musk apologized to British caver Vern Unsworth for insulting comments he made about him following the rescue of a dozen Thai schoolboys and their football coach from a cave in northern Thailand.<p>"His actions against me do not justify my actions against …

Business

Thai boys and coach who survived cave rescue share their story

The 12 Thai boys and their football coach who survived a highly dangerous rescue from a flooded cave are sharing their incredible story for the first …

Thailand

Why the Thai cave rescue captivated the world

In the darkness, down the twisting stone tunnels and through the murky water, they awaited an uncertain future.<p>Outside, under the skies of a modern planet, cameras and bystanders and a rapt global audience of many millions looked toward the remote hills of northern Thailand, connected by cables and …

Thailand

Boys rescued from Thailand cave released from hospital

Officials released the 12 boys, and their soccer coach, from Chiangrai Prachanukroh Hospital and whisked them into an awaiting van to take them to a …

Thailand

After Rescue, Thai Soccer Boys Pray for Fortune at Temple

CHIANG RAI, Thailand (AP) — The Thai soccer boys and their coach have attended a Buddhist ceremony to protect them against misfortunes, a day after …

Thailand

WATCH: Thailand's cave boys wake up at home for first time in weeks

Chiang Rai, Thailand - Thailand's rescued cave boys woke up in their own homes for the first time in more than three weeks on Thursday, with many …

Thai Navy

"Tried To Dig Out, Drank Rainwater": Thai Boys Share Survival Story

We tried to dig out as we thought we cannot only wait for authorities to get us,"coach Ekkapol Chantawong told a press conference Wednesday.<p><b>Chiang</b> …

Thailand

Meet the press

Twelve rescued members of the Moo Paa (Wild Boar) soccer team and their coach, Ekapol Chantawong, greet the media at the Chiang Rai Provincial …

Meet the Press

First public appearance for rescued Thai boys | Reuters.com

The 12 boys and their football coach rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand waved, smiled and offered traditional ''wai'' greetings in their first public appearance on Wednesday at a national broadcast in the northern province of Chiang Rai.<p>▲ Hide Transcript<p>▶ View Transcript<p>The 12 boys and their …

Thailand

Thai cave rescue news: football team leave hospital after rescue mission that gripped the world

The Thai football team who were trapped in a flooded cave for more than two weeks have left hospital.<p>The 12 boys were released from hospital on …

UK News

Your daily 6: Las Vegas hotel sues victims and apologies from 3 for racist tweets, 'pedophile' and pool discrimination

Milwaukee Brewers pitcher Josh Hader (71) throws during the eighth inning at the Major League Baseball All-star Game, Tuesday, July 17, 2018 in …

St. Louis

Petch seeks title-winning Glory in New York - The Nation

Petch is one of the elite Thai fighters competing in GLOR, a kickboxing promotion company, and has a professional record of 159-36-2 (27 KOs).<p>A …

Martial Arts

Blaze-hit hospital building in Phayao now 'off limits'

Phayao Hospital declared a four-storey building that caught fire on Tuesday night off-limits Wednesday.<p>No one was hurt during the blaze, which broke …

Thailand

Journalists rush to attend footballers’ interview - The Nation

Veteran journalist Suthichai Yoon will host the special interview, asking questions pre-selected from lists submitted by news agencies.<p>Towards the …

Journalism

Wax figures of “Wild Boars’’, rescuers to grace annual parade

A team of sculptors craft wax figurines of the 12 footballers and coach of the "Wild Boars" football team and those involved in the cave rescue …

Sculpture