Aug 20, 2014

DNA of Japanese man in surrogacy case matches 12 babies in Thailand

Thai police said Wednesday that a DNA sample provided by a Japanese businessman suspected of siring 12 surrogate babies in Thailand matches with all 12 infants, proving he is their biological father. A Thai representative of the 24-year-old businessman provided the DNA sample on ...

Aug 8, 2014

Thailand pushes to ban commercial surrogacy

Thailand pushed to ban commercial surrogacy Thursday as a case involving nine surrogate babies allegedly with the same Japanese father emerged just days after a furor over the alleged abandonment of a surrogate-born baby with Down syndrome. The discovery of the nine babies being ...

Jul 25, 2014

Thailand to relaunch women-only train carriages

Thailand’s railway authority said on Thursday it will re-launch women- and children-only carriages along main routes nationwide after a 13-year-old girl was raped and killed in her berth on an overnight train earlier this month. The State Railway of Thailand said in a statement ...