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Tuesday 30 May 2023 Dublin: 17°C

# thai

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# Chiang Rai
Thai soccer boys' heads shaved for Buddhist ordination
Buddhist males in Thailand are traditionally expected to enter the monkhood at some point in their lives to show gratitude toward their parents.
# a prayer before dawn
Billy Moore's story: Drugs, violence, doing time in the Bangkok Hilton, and redemption through Muay Thai boxing
There was even more drama to come – and his story is told in a new film out this weekend.
# Wild boars
First photos emerge of Thai cave rescue boys in hospital
The images were released at a press conference today.
# Trapped
Over 100 'chimneys' drilled into mountain in bid to reach trapped boys
The boys and their coach have been trapped for nearly two weeks.
# Trapped
Thai military diver dies as window for cave rescue narrows
Most of the trapped boys do not know how to swim.
# thai football team
Thai rescuers are taking 'no risks' in evacuation of boys trapped in cave
“We will take care of them like they are our own children,” the provincial governor said.
# uncle fat
Morbidly obese Thai monkey placed on strict diet after years gorging on junk food
“He had minions and other monkeys bringing food for him,” a vet said.
# thai
8 reasons why massaman is clearly the superior takeaway curry
Ireland went mad for massaman last year.
# Thailand
77-year-old man faces seven years in jail for giving flowers to protestors
The former teacher was unaware he was wanted by police until his arrest on Sunday.
# with rice please
17 places to eat a curry in Ireland before you die
# coup
Thai junta chief given seal of approval by the country's royal family
Sights are now being set on bringing growing protests under control.
# Happy Days
Thai hotel reacts to military coup by extending happy hour
They’re making the best of a bad situation, we suppose.
# Thailand
Four killed, dozens injured as anti-government protests continue in Bangkok
Today, police have fired tear gas and water cannon at protesters attempting to storm government buildings and overthrow Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.