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November 3, 2018 5:10 PM Demarai Gray strikes, Leicester beat Cardiff on emotional day after Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha death

On a day fraught with emotion, Leicester City beat Cardiff City 1-0 in Leicester's first Premier League game since the death of club owner Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha and four others in a helicopter crash last weekend. The tragedy ensured that Saturday's result at the Cardiff City Stadium was always going to be secondary to the occasion, but Leicester's 103

November 2, 2018 2:08 PM Leicester players to attend Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha's funeral in Thailand

Srivaddhanaprabha died last Saturday with four others when his helicopter crashed next to Leicester's King Power Stadium. Former England international Vardy told Sky Sports on Friday that he and the other players had to be there. "That's how we are -- we are a close-knit group. We are one big family and one of the main reasons for that is Vichai," he said. "For us to be there 126

October 28, 2018 1:31 AM Thailand's King Power says no comment yet on helicopter crash

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Officials at Thailand’s King Power said on Sunday they could make no comment after a helicopter belonging to chairman Vichai Srivaddhanaprabha, who also owns Leicester City football club, crashed in flames following a Premier League match. Two King Power officials contacted by Reuters said they could neither confirm nor deny whether 80

October 21, 2018 6:40 AM Motorcycling: Marquez clinches fifth MotoGP title with victory in Japan

TOKYO (Reuters) - Spain’s Marc Marquez wrapped up his third straight MotoGP championship with victory at the Japanese Grand Prix on Sunday after title rival Andrea Dovizioso fell on the penultimate lap while trying to find a way past the Honda rider. The 25-year-old is now tied with Australian Mick Doohan on five premier class world titles, with only Italian’s 104

October 19, 2018 10:20 AM With Naval Exercises, China Cozies Up to U.S. Friends in Southeast Asia

Washington has long used joint maneuvers to build relationships with countries such as Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, the Philippines and Indonesia SINGAPORE—China is expanding its military cooperation with U.S. security partners in Southeast Asia, seeking to bind those countries closer to Beijing and loosen their long-established defense ties with Washington 76

October 19, 2018 6:21 AM Briton, Canadian arrested in Thailand for graffiti on wall

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Two tourists charged with vandalism for spray painting graffiti on a wall in northern Thailand face up to 10 years in prison if found guilty, police said on Friday. Briton Furlong Lee and Canadian Brittney Schneider, both 23, were arrested at a guest house in Chiang Mai on Thursday and are being held at the provincial court, police 86

October 5, 2018 10:49 AM Motorcycling: Lorenzo taken to hospital after crash in Thailand

(Reuters) - Spanish MotoGP rider Jorge Lorenzo was taken to hospital for checks after a heavy fall in Friday’s second practice for the first grand prix in Thailand. His Ducati team said on Twitter that Lorenzo had an X-ray at the Chang circuit medical centre that showed strong bruising on his left wrist and right ankle but no fractures. The three times 67

October 1, 2018 2:55 AM Indonesia to accept international help after devastating quake and tsunami

JAKARTA (Reuters) - Indonesia will accept international help for disaster response and relief after a major earthquake and tsunami hit Sulawesi island, killing at least 832 people, the head of the Indonesian investment board said on Twitter on Monday. President Joko Widodo agreed to accept international help on Sunday night, Thomas Lembong said. Lembong 57

September 26, 2018 9:10 AM Jail birds: Thailand considers prison for feeding pigeons

BANGKOK (Reuters) - The Thai capital is considering jailing people who feed pigeons in public to try to eliminate the risk of bird flu and other diseases, officials said on Wednesday. The Bangkok Metropolitan Administration is spearheading a campaign to catch pigeons and has vowed to impose a ban on feeding them - violators could be jailed for up to three 130

September 5, 2018 1:41 PM Elon Musk in new rant at Thai cave rescuer

Elon Musk has again attacked a British diver he has previously accused without evidence of being a child abuser. In an email to a reporter, Mr Musk said Vernon Unsworth - who assisted with the rescue of 12 Thai teenagers from a flooded cave - was a "child rapist". Mr Musk had earlier apologised for calling Mr Unsworth a "pedo". The pair first clashed 114