Video grab taken from footage of Adul Sam-on (L), a member of a Thai youth football team who is trapped with 11 other children and their coach, gesturing as he sits inside the Tham Luang cave. Photograph: AFP/Royal Thai Navy/ Handout

Thai authorities have said that 12 boys stranded inside a cave will not be imminently rescued – less than a day before the expected arrival of monsoon(...)

 Thai workers prepare a rubber hose to be used with a pump to reduce the water level inside a cave where football players and their coach are missing  in Chiang Rai province. Photograph: EPA

Thai authorities said on Thursday that they believed members of a youth soccer team trapped in a flooded cave complex may have reached a large, dry c(...)

Relatives of  those missing in a cave in northern Thailand since Saturday gather in prayer outside the cave complex in Chiang Rai province. Photograph: Pongmanat Tasiri/EPA

Distraught relatives of the members of a youth soccer team trapped in a flooded cave complex in Thailand turned to prayers on Tuesday as caving enthu(...)