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Ousted Thai Prime Minister Yingluck To Face Criminal Charge

Reuters | Panarat Thepgumpanat, Pracha & Hariraksapitak | Posted 01.23.2015 | Home

BANGKOK, Jan 23 (Reuters) - Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra will face criminal charges in the Supreme Court and a possible jail term, t...

A Chorus for Elephants

Carter Roberts | Posted 05.12.2013 | Home
Carter Roberts

Last week, that rare moment happened with 1.5 million voices from 227 countries and territories coming together in a call to end the ivory trade in Thailand, home to one of the biggest unregulated ivory markets in the world. Their shared vision: to save the world's elephants.

Former Prime Minister Of Thailand Talks 'Gross National Happiness'

Posted 08.29.2011 | Home

When measuring the success of a country, many look to measure its GDP. What economics don't reveal, though, is where the country stands on a happiness...

7 Reasons Why Thailand Is A Mess

Global Post | Patrick Winn | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

BANGKOK -- Since the end of absolute royal rule in 1932, Thailand has tottered between military rule and democracy, often landing at points in between...

Thai Prime Minister Rules Out Talks With Thaksin After Rallies

Bangkok Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Monday ruled out holding any talks with exiled former leader Thaksin Shinawatra after last week's clashes with Tha...

Thaksin Shinawatra's Passport Revoked

Bangkok Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

The passport of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra has been revoked for his role in inciting the protests that caused the cancellation ...

Thai Prime Minister's Motorcade Struck By Protestors

AFP | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

Hundreds of protesters trapped Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva inside a beach hotel for several hours on Tuesday, raising tensions ahead of a key Asi...

Abhisit Vejjajiva: Thailand's New Prime Minister

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | Home

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