Today’s Nation online leads with this breaking story:

HM the King said that his favorite dog, Khun Tongdaeng, is still alive and well. The King expressed surprises at a widespread rumour that Khun Tongdaeng, is dead. “How can some people say that (Khun Tongdaeng) is dead. She is now nine-year old and still alive and well. She usually walks after me,” HM the King was quoted by Thai-language Matichon.

Coincidentally today’s Sydney Morning Herald carried a suspected sighting of reclusive Tongdaeng at Pet Fashion Week in New York: