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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai Buddhist authority warns monks against lavish behaviour

    Posted Jun 18th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... 2,600-year-old doctrine stand the test of time through a variety of means, including imposing a ban on the sale of alcohol on religious holidays. The efforts, however, are sometimes tainted ... from alcohol consumption, having sex with women, to extortion. The Office also received complaints about monks driving cars, and scams and false claims of black magic uses by monks. Nopparat ...

  2. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thais charge Red Bull heir with drunk driving

    Posted Sep 06th 2012, 02:37pm by Associated Press in Bangkok

    ... Associated Press in Bangkok Thai police are pressing drunk driving charges against the Red Bull energy drink heir accused of killing a police officer while speeding in his Ferrari and fleeing the scene. Police say tests taken in the hours after Monday’s crash showed 27-year-old Vorayuth Yoovidhaya’s blood alcohol content was at 0.063, exceeding the legal limit of 0.05 Police ...

  3. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thailand riveted by jet-setting monk scandal

    Posted Jul 18th 2013, 05:20pm by Associated Press in Bangkok

    ... many people and to Thai society.” Cases of monk misconduct in recent years have centreed on alcohol use or cavorting with women or men, all forbidden activities. Last year, about 300 ...



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