Thai unrest

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Recent articles: Vietnamese Workers in Taiwan Protest Massive Fish Deaths 05/02 Don't mix up human rights with law enforcement: Thai PM warns people against mocking the government online 04/28 New FIFA chief visits Prayut 04/28 Thailand's military government cracks down on opponents 04/27 Motorcyclists protest against traffic ban 04/25 Suthep expresses full support for draft constitution 04/24 The growth of the automotive industry and car ownership in Indonesia 04/24 Thai Foreign Ministry responds to concern by UN rights chief 04/23 Banharn Silpa-archa, former Thai prime minister, dead at 83 04/23 In the mind of a nude protestor 04/22 Former Thai prime minister Banharn Silpa-archa dies aged 83 after asthma attack 04/22 Resistant Citizen protests against Watana's detention 04/20 China releases dam water to ease Southeast Asia drought 04/17 EU ambassadors confront Thai junta over referendum fears 04/15 North Korean restaurants: like the country, suspicious and in crisis 04/13 Watana hit with new regime summons 04/13 When it comes to economic challenges, is China more like 1990 Japan than 1997 Thailand? 04/11 Thailand bans old edition of Marie Claire for insulting monarchy 04/08 Student protesters disrupt Meechai's charter speech 04/05 Meechai accuses 'certain party' of disrupting CDC campaign 04/05 Arrested Journalists Say Maldives No Paradise for Media 04/04 Prayut 'bewildered' by Thaksin's red bowls 04/03 V for Validation 04/02 Agriculture Ministry says drought to ease in 2-3 months 03/31 Only One Country Offers Universal Health Care To Undocumented Migrants 03/31 Govt urged to ready support for farmers 03/31 Shinawatra’s Puea Thai Party criticises junta’s proposed constitution and urges voters to block it 03/30 New Report Shows Hunger and Obesity Rising in Asia 03/28 Thai election panel expects 80 percent turnout for referendum 03/28 Brussels attacks death toll rises to 35: officials 03/28 Election panel expects 80% turnout for referendum 03/28 Thais must face up to China reality 03/27 CP stung by bald mountain accusations 03/27 No PM's order to restrict Songkran fun: Sansern 03/27 Indonesia tells Grab, Uber to partner with transport firms 03/24 Asian countries take new steps against people-smuggling 03/24 Airport security tightened globally after Brussels attacks 03/23 Asian countries take new steps against people-smuggling 03/23 Haze crisis soars in Chiang Rai 03/23 Isan youths' development stunted as parents go to Bangkok 03/23 FLASH: DEATH TOLL RISES TO 28 AT BRUSSELS BLASTS: OFFICIAL FIGURES 03/22 China's Mekong dam release 'nothing special' 03/22 The big issue: The war on Songkran 03/19 PHOTOS: It's an odd, crazy world out there! 03/18 Thailand's fat monks urged to shed the pounds 03/16 Thailand begins major human trafficking trial in wake of mass grave discoveries 03/15 Major Thai trafficking trial opens amid fears for witnesses 03/15 Thailand, Malaysia, Indonesia urged to end Rohingya refugee detention 03/11 Thaksin tells US forum draft charter 'a step backwards' 03/10 Dependence on food imports threatens developing countries, report finds 03/10 Thailand faces worst water shortage in two decades – 14 provinces hit by drought 03/09 Court revokes order setting up Rayong industrial estate 03/09 Thai Security head says violence down in Muslim south 03/08 AP journalists recall scenes from Japan's 3-fold disaster 03/08 Challenging times for Thai tourism 03/08 Pheu Thai hounds Wissanu over parole case 03/07 A new order needs to rise from the ashes 03/07 Regime detains top monk 03/07 Thailand’s new politics and a double wrecking ball 03/06 PM candidates face party curbs 03/06 China stocks down, other Asian markets gain 03/01 Ex-TEPCO Bosses to be Indicted for Negligence in Fukushima Meltdowns 02/26 Bangkokians face weak water pressure tonight 02/25 Thai communities fighting with their hands tied 02/24 The Triple Threat: Constitutional Reform in Thailand 02/24 Meet the new boss, same as the old boss 02/24 Ousted Thai PM Thaksin's influence shows signs of waning 02/24 Clergy must drop its dependence on state  02/23 EU Emergency Assessment Expert Arrives in Fiji 02/22 Flak for military hand-over call 02/21 Committee to probe Abac corruption allegations 02/19 Palace says Thai king recovers from fever, infection present 02/18 Emerging currencies boosted as oil surge lifts confidence 02/18 Narong eases ThaiHealth budget freeze 02/18 Dismissal of case against Abhisit, Suthep upheld 02/17 Debate to end battle for top monk: PM 02/17 Environmentalists slam draft charter 02/17 Three Americans seized in Iraq have been released: US 02/16 Protesters decry human rights violations as U.S.-ASEAN summit opens 02/16 Megaprojects provide stimulus and long-term gains 02/16 PDRC leaders ordered to pay B1.4m damages to DSI 02/15 Buddhist monks scuffle with troops in Thailand over leadership protest 02/15 Monks end protest after meeting Prawit 02/15 1,500 Nok Air passengers affected by strike: AOT president 02/14 Ex-premier Yingluck takes Thai politics to the garden 02/12 At ASEAN Summit, Malaysia's PM Is Foremost Among Crowd of Repressive Dictators 02/12 Anti-coup protester acquitted on investigative flaw 02/11 Anti-coup protester acquitted on civil-rights defence 02/11 No Thai banks among 2nd round of Myanmar licensees 02/10 'Warning shots' fired in Hong Kong riots 02/08 China faces diplomatic 'crisis' over missing Hong Kong booksellers 02/05 The return of constitutional blackmail 02/04 Missing journalist in Chinese government custody, wife says 02/03 Thai celebs throw hearts to refugees 02/01 Witness hearing date finally set in airport shutdowns case 02/01 Security guard law sparks insecurity 01/31 The big issue: So help me god 01/30 Somchai vows Yingluck and he won’t flee 01/30 Tamil Nadu fishermen enter 4th day of strikes 01/29 Thailand: Rights Crisis Deepens Under Dictatorship 01/27