Category: Sports

North, South Korea to Meet in 2022 World Cup Qualifiers

KUALA LUMPUR, MALAYSIA – North Korea and South Korea have been drawn together in an Asian qualifying group for soccer’s 2022 World Cup.The Korean neighbors will play each other home and away in the five-nation Group H that includes Lebanon, Turkmenista…

Thais Block Meeting of NCA Signatory Groups in Chiang Mai

Plans to examine a proposal to scrap the Burma Army-approved Peace Process Steering Team (PPST)�a body comprising ethnic armed organizations (EAOs) that have signed the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement (NCA)�were put on hold after Thai authorities shut d…

Police Arrest Four in Raid on Tachilek Gambling Den

Police in the eastern Shan State town of Tachilek arrested four people Sunday night in a raid on a gambling house near the Bayintnaung Market in Wan Kawng Ward.The raid took place around 10pm on June 9 and netted more than 40,000 baht (US$1,275) in coi…