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  1. April 13, 2010

    Watchdog calls for abolition of ruling Thai party

    Thailand's electoral commission yesterday recommended the dissolution of the ruling party for allegedly misusing campaign...

  2. September 8, 2009

    Former Thai PM faces charges over crackdown

    A former Thai prime minister and police chiefs face criminal charges over their role in a bloody crackdown against...

  1. December 30, 2008

    Thai PM switches venues to avoid protests

    Thailand’s new prime minister has used his delayed maiden speech to warn that the stalled economy is unlikely to recover as...

  2. December 16, 2008

    Abhisit picked as Thailand's new prime minister

    Abhisit Vejjajiva became Thailand's third prime minister in four months yesterday. The leader of the opposition Democrat...

  3. December 15, 2008

    Abhisit picked as Thailand’s new PM

    Abhisit Vejjajiva became Thailand’s third prime minister in four months yesterday. The leader of the opposition Democrat...

  4. December 8, 2008

    Protesters delay Thai Beverage listing

    Thai Beverage, Thailand’s largest producer of beer and spirits, has suspended its attempt to gain a listing on the Bangkok...

  5. December 8, 2008

    Thai Democrats claim right to rule

    Thailand's opposition Democrat party has claimed the right to form the country's next government. But few analysts believe...

  6. December 8, 2008

    World Diary

    TODAY Israel releases prisoners Israel is expected to free 250 prisoners as a goodwill gesture before the Muslim holiday of...

  7. December 7, 2008

    Thai Democrats claim right to rule

    Thailand’s opposition Democrat party has claimed the right to form the country’s next government but few analysts believe...

  8. December 5, 2008

    Thais mark king’s birthday in sombre mood

    A week which began with the fury of anti-government protesters occupying Thailand’s biggest airport ended in a stunned...

  9. December 4, 2008

    Thai Bev revives plan to list in Bangkok

    Thailand’s largest producer of beer and spirits on Thursday revived a plan to list on the Bangkok’s stock exchange,...

  10. December 3, 2008

    Politics enters uncharted waters

    Thailand's elites won partial vindication yesterday when the constitutional court ordered Somchai Wongsawat, the prime...

  11. December 3, 2008

    Airports to reopen after court bars PM

    Thai anti-government protesters pledged last night to end a blockade of Bangkok's two main airports after the country's...

  12. December 3, 2008

    Airports poised to reopen after court bars PM

    Thai anti-government protesters last night pledged to end a blockade of Bangkok's two main airports after the country's...

  13. December 2, 2008

    Politics enters uncharted waters

    Thailand’s elites won partial vindication on Tuesday when the constitutional court ordered Somchai Wongsawat, the prime...

  14. December 2, 2008

    Thai protesters end siege as PM ejected

    Thai anti-government protesters on Tuesday pledged to end a blockade of Bangkok’s two main airports after the country’s...

  15. December 2, 2008

    Legal threat to Thailand's ruling parties

    Thailand's constitutional court is today expected to weigh in to the country's political crisis, as thousands of tourists...

  16. December 2, 2008

    Legal threat to Thailand's ruling parties

    Thailand's constitutional court is today expected to weigh in to the country's political crisis, as thousands of tourists...

  17. December 1, 2008

    Thai ruling parties face legal threat

    Thailand’s constitutional court was expected to weigh in on the country’s political crisis on Tuesday, as thousands of...

  18. December 1, 2008

    Rally raises fears of clashes in Thailand

    Thousands of supporters of Thailand's government held a rally yesterday afternoon, bringing a new and combustible element...

  19. December 1, 2008

    Thai pro-government rally fuels fears of clash

    Thousands of supporters of Thailand's government held a rally yesterday afternoon, bringing a new and combustible element...

  20. November 30, 2008

    Destructive PAD

    People’s power normally elicits at least a frisson of sympathy. But the antics of the People’s Alliance for Democracy –...

  21. November 30, 2008

    Thai rally fuels fears of violence

    Thousands of supporters of Thailand’s government held a rally on Sunday afternoon, bringing a new and combustible element to...

  22. November 29, 2008

    Thailand chief of police removed from post

    Thailand's prime minister removed the head of the country's police force yesterday as his administration struggled to...

  23. November 29, 2008

    Thailand police chief removed

    Somchai Wongsawat, Thailand's prime minister, removed the head of the country's police force yesterday as his...

  24. November 28, 2008

    Thai PM dismisses head of police

    Thailand’s Prime Minister on Friday removed the head of the police force as his administration struggles to rise to the...

  25. November 28, 2008

    Thai PM declares state of emergency

    Thailand's prime minister has declared a state of emergency in areas surrounding two airports in Bangkok. His edict clears...

  26. November 28, 2008

    Thai PM declares state of emergency

    Thailand's prime minister has declared a state of emergency in the areas surrounding two airports in Bangkok, clearing the...

  27. November 27, 2008

    Thailand declares emergency rule at airports

    Thailand’s prime minister has declared a state of emergency in the areas surrounding two airports in Bangkok, clearing the...

  28. November 27, 2008

    Military steps in to end Thailand's political impasse

    Thailand's military last night stepped into the battle between the government and protesters who seized Bangkok's...

  29. November 27, 2008

    Protest takes Thai dispute to new heights

    It is somehow appropriate that the showdown last night between the forces that have for years paralysed politics in...

  30. November 27, 2008

    Thai PM rejects military's demand to resign

    Thailand's military last night stepped into the battle between the government and protesters who have seized Bangkok's...

  31. November 26, 2008

    Thai PM rejects military’s call to resign

    Thailand’s military stepped into the battle between the government and protesters who have seized Bangkok’s international...

  32. November 26, 2008

    Protest takes Thai dispute to new heights

    It is somehow appropriate that the showdown last night between the forces that have for years paralysed politics in Thailand...

  33. November 26, 2008

    Thailand protests lose momentum

    Efforts to dislodge Thailand's government are losing momentum amid growing economic concerns. In what had been billed as a...

  34. November 26, 2008

    Thai protest overshadowed by gathering economic clouds

    Efforts to dislodge Thailand's government are losing momentum amid growing economic concerns and a new non-confrontational...

  35. November 25, 2008

    Thai growth slows amid instability

    Thailand's economic growth slowed in the third quarter to a year-on-year rate of 4 per cent. Domestic political instability...

  36. November 25, 2008

    Dismayed in Thailand

    On the evidence so far, smaller nations need two things to fight a global financial crisis. First is a bedrock of loyal...

  37. November 24, 2008

    Dismayed in Thailand

    On the evidence so far, smaller nations need two things to fight a global financial crisis. First is a bedrock of loyal...

  38. November 24, 2008

    Protesters surround Thailand’s parliament

    Thousands of anti-government demonstrators surrounded Thailand’s parliament on Monday in an attempt to force the...

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