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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

      World Diary

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

    6. 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...

    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

      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...

    19. 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...

    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 the areas surrounding two airports in Bangkok, clearing the...

    26. 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...

    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

      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...

    29. 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...

    30. 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...

    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

      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...

    34. 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...

    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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