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Demanding Democracy Is Seditious in Thailand

Rangsiman Rome | Posted 07.22.2015 | World
Rangsiman Rome

On June 24, 2015, we went to the police station, but to file a complaint of brutality rather than respond to the summons against us. At last, our powerless bare hands which had been unable to shake the junta's power began to cause them worry.

Thailand To Teach Journalists How To Ask Questions That Won't Offend Prime Minister

Reuters | Posted 06.25.2015 | Media

BANGKOK, June 25 (Reuters) - Thai Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha said on Thursday he was not afraid of the press, days before the government is to...

Thailand's Junta Leader Assumes The Prime Minister Post

AP | THANYARAT DOKSONE | Posted 08.25.2014 | World

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's junta leader, who seized power in a military coup three months ago, officially assumed his new post as prime minister on M...

Thai Prime Minister Struggles To Stay In Power

AP | TODD PITMAN | Posted 01.25.2014 | World

BANGKOK (AP) — From inside her "war room" in a temporary office at the Defense Ministry, Thailand's beleaguered Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra i...

'Crisis Level' Flooding In Thailand

AP | By THANYARAT DOKSONE | Posted 12.08.2011 | World

BANGKOK -- Thailand's prime minister is warning that rising floodwaters which have wreaked havoc across the nation are now threatening the capital, Ba...

'If She Can't Protect Her Twitter Account, How Can She Protect The Country?'

AP | Posted 12.03.2011 | World

BANGKOK -- A mocking hacker took over the Twitter account of Thailand's recently elected prime minister on Sunday, questioning her ability to defend t...

Will This Woman Be Thailand's First Female Premier?

GlobalPost | Patrick Winn | Posted 08.27.2011 | World

BANGKOK, Thailand -- In a country known for mad dog political rhetoric, Yingluck Shinawatra stands apart. The 44-year-old potential prime minister doe...

Thailand Protests: Abhisit Vejjajiva Refuses To Dissolve Parliament Despite Threats Of Bloodshed

AP | DENIS D. GRAY | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Anti-government protesters started donating their own blood Tuesday as part of a plan to splatter the Thai government headquarters in ...

Thai Prime Minister Vows To Push Illegal Immigrants Out | AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva Thursday announced a crackdown on illegal immigration as he defended Thailand against allegations the military left a...

Abhisit Vejjajiva: Thailand's New Prime Minister

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Abhisit Vejjajiva, who heads the former opposition Democrat Party, became Thailand's new prime minister Monday. The AP reports that Abhisit is known t...

Thai Prime Minister Says He Won't Step Down

Posted 05.25.2011 | World


Thai Prime Minister Rejects Calls To Step Down

AP | VIJAY JOSHI | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics

BANGKOK, Thailand — Thai authorities shut down Bangkok's second airport Thursday after it was overrun by anti-government protesters, completely ...