Cambodian rocket gambling is one of the world's most bizarre gambling schemes. But for the poor locals who live below the launch zone, it's also life-threatening.
In 2015, India, Nepal, Thailand, and Mexico—nearly all the major markets for commercial surrogacy—banned the practice for foreigners. But the global demand isn't going anywhere.
Johan van Laarhoven, who was convicted for spending money in Thailand that he earned by selling cannabis in the Netherlands, is baffled and shocked at what has happened to him.
Two decades after a mining operation dumped its wastewater into the river that Lower Klity Creek residents depend on for drinking a fishing, villagers are still grappling with the horrific consequences.
After race officials pointed runners in the wrong direction, they ran 17 miles instead of 13.
Yet more Clinton email revelations, Thailand's great firewall, another load of Cosby allegations, a new 'X-Files' trailer, and more.
A post accusing a woman of summoning a ghost that eats its victims from the inside out racked up three million views.
It was supposed to go to a tipster—but since the police arrested a suspect themselves, they're keeping the cash.
The Chiang Mai Women's Massage Center by Ex-Prisoners helps female inmates transition back into the real world—and for $5, it gives one of the best massages in the country.
A California woman claims that consumers who bought shrimp from Costco should receive a refund because the retail giant didn't disclose its suppliers' shady labor practices.
Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha described the bombing, which killed at least 22 people, as "the worst incident that has ever happened in Thailand."
VICE Japan investigates 'yaba,' the methamphetamine-based drug sweeping Thailand, and the unique rehab program to cure addicts through daily group vomiting sessions.
If a British family member dies abroad without insurance, the cost of getting them home can be astronomical.
Created by Wine Kongsorn and Nat Maitreemit to give the Thai Wiccan community a place to gather, Ace of Cups features spells, rituals, and cakes that match your astrological sign.
Tham Krabok, Thailand's monastic equivalent to the Betty Ford Clinic, helps people overcome their addictions by living like monks and drinking a "cleansing" brown liquid that makes them vomit excessively each day.
Greek Muay Thai champion Pavlos Kaponis on the perils of rapid weight loss.
A priceless replica of a royal Thai crown was stolen from a museum in France. Now a replica of that replica could cause trouble back in Thailand for artist Arin Rungjang.
Many swear by the addiction-ridding powers of the controversial psychotropic plant, but it remains banned in Australia.
Last Friday Thailand's Ministry of Public Health claimed that sexually transmitted infections are rising due in part to a supposed epidemic of teens buying oversized condoms, which slip off while they're doin' it.
For years, young people from Indonesia to China have been dressing up like Nazis, buying Hitler-adorned merchandise, and embracing "swastikawaii."
Without registration or ID cards, Thailand's "stateless" ethnic minority groups are at great risk of being trafficked.
Blake Dinkin is trying to revolutionize coffee. Just don't think about where those beans have been when it's in your mouth.
The Thai beachfront raves attract up to 30,000 neon-clad people from all over the world.
In Thailand, the Hunger Games films have increasingly become a symbol of dissent against the military junta running the country.