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Ousted Thai PM Yingluck sentenced in...

Ousted Thai PM Yingluck sentenced in...

Court

Wed, Sep 27 2017

Yingluck pleaded innocent and accused the ruling junta of a political witch-hunt

Thailand prime minister to visit White...

Thailand prime minister to visit White...

World

Tue, Sep 26 2017

The relationship between the two had cooled after the Thai military took power in a 2014 coup

Rohingya need help, not pity

Rohingya need help, not pity

Patcharawalai Sanyanusin

Mon, Sep 25 2017

Myanmar’s current actions will shame many generations to come

Malaria warning as resistant strain...

Malaria warning as resistant strain...

Health & Wellness

Sat, Sep 23 2017

The strain was originally detected in Cambodia in 2007, and experts are calling for action before it...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Govt to procure 50,000 tons of rice...

Commerce

Wed, Sep 20 2017

Last month, the government signed two deals with Vietnam and Cambodia to import 2.5 million tons of rice...

Thai junta and Muslim separatists trade...

Thai junta and Muslim separatists trade...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 18 2017

At the weekend, Thailand's chief negotiator had said the insurgents were not ready for the safety zone,...

Thai junta and Muslim separatists trade...

Thai junta and Muslim separatists trade...

Asia Pacific

Mon, Sep 18 2017

Talks on the zone ended last week in Malaysia without full agreement to be followed by bombings that...

Thailand preparing to receive those...

Thailand preparing to receive those...

South Asia

Tue, Aug 29 2017

Thailand was once a popular transit route for Rohingya escaping troubled Rakhine state in northwest Myanmar...

Yingluck's flight provides Thai junta...

Yingluck's flight provides Thai junta...

World Tribune

Sun, Aug 27 2017

It also means Yingluck doesn't become a martyr, as she could have done if she had been jailed over the...

Who are the Shinawatras and why are...

Who are the Shinawatras and why are...

South Asia

Fri, Aug 25 2017

The trial, which could have seen Yingluck jailed for up to ten years and banned for life from politics,...

Ousted PM Yingluck flees Thailand

Ousted PM Yingluck flees Thailand

Asia Pacific

Fri, Aug 25 2017

Overthrown in 2014, Yingluck had faced up to 10 years in prison if found guilty in a case centered on...

Thailand's court sets new date for Yingluck...

Thailand's court sets new date for Yingluck...

World

Fri, Aug 25 2017

The court set a new date of September 27for the verdict in the case of Yingluck's former commerce minister...

Thai general, politicians held guilty...

Thai general, politicians held guilty...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jul 19 2017

Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha, head of the ruling junta, asked Thais not to blame the trafficking...

Thai king attacked with toy guns in...

Thai king attacked with toy guns in...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Jun 21 2017

Two youths shot at King Maha Vajiralongkorn from a garden, and later shot at his car as he drove...

Bomb wounds 20 at supermarket in southern...

Bomb wounds 20 at supermarket in southern...

Asia Pacific

Tue, May 9 2017

A suspected car bomb has exploded at the entrance of a supermarket in the southern city of Pattani in...

Thai rights lawyer faces up to 150 years...

Thai rights lawyer faces up to 150 years...

Asia Pacific

Thu, May 4 2017

It was not immediately clear what prominent Thai human rights lawyer Prawet Prapanukul had written or...

Thai police to review ways to take down...

Thai police to review ways to take down...

Asia Pacific

Wed, Apr 26 2017

It was not immediately clear how authorities plan to speed things up

Bangkok cracks down on its famous street...

Bangkok cracks down on its famous street...

World

Thu, Apr 20 2017

Bangkok is a fixture on established international lists for street cuisine and curious tourists are easily...

Wave of attacks across Thailand after...

Wave of attacks across Thailand after...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Apr 7 2017

The junta, which seized power in 2014, has held several rounds of negotiations with a group that claims...

Thai king signs junta's new...

Thai king signs junta's new...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Apr 6 2017

In a solemn and ritual-laden ceremony, the 64-year-old king inked three copies of the document, which...