Thai unrest

Protests in Thailand See summary

Recent articles: Big labour group opposes protest bill 03/05 Bangkok Post wins picture of year award 03/05 'Faulty Foundation Led to the Synagogue Building Collapse' 03/05 Household debt 'nears crisis point' 03/03 Uighur migrants held in Thailand for 11 months take case to court 03/03 AP PHOTOS: Editor selections from Asia 03/02 PM tries to hush rising discontent 03/01 Urgent appeal for blood launched 02/27 Somali pirates free Thai fishermen 02/27 Prayut to testify over 2010 red-shirt deaths 02/26 PDRC confirms compensation request 02/26 Thai anti-graft body says misrule by former premier may have led to civilian deaths in 2010 02/24 Former Thai PM may face political ban due to 2010 crackdown 02/24 Emotional Scars Of Modern Slavery Run 'Deeper Than Any Visible Wound' 02/24 Thai authorities to pursue impeachment against opposition leaders 02/24 Thailand jails two students for insulting monarchy in college play 02/23 200 workers of Sharp electric appliance protest to demand bonus 02/23 Thailand jails two on royal insult charge over play 02/23 Thai pair jailed for 2 and a half years over play as crackdown intensifies 02/23 Thai pair jailed for defaming monarchy in school play 02/23 Rights groups slam conviction of Thai theater activists for royal slur 02/23 Thai police 'drag away' three people at Bangkok protest 02/22 Bangkok police detain at least three over street demonstration 02/22 Police detain activists for staging protest 02/22 Luang Pu 'makes merit' at Wat Pak Nam 02/21 Karen Information Center: Migrant schools forced to close as international donors withdraw 02/20 Myanmar workers set to protest against Thai oil company 02/20 Muslim residents protest in Phuket 02/19 Global policy easing spreads to Southeast Asia, will Thailand be next? 02/18 Bee now denies making bid for AC Milan control 02/17 Slow growth is a small price for reform 02/17 Death of Another Land Rights Activist in Thailand Raises Alarms 02/16 Udomdej warns protesters, students vow more action 02/16 PM urges calm over energy bids 02/16 Thai students the 'last group standing' in protesting army coup 02/16 Growth slowest in 3 years on exports drop 02/16 Four detained activists released 02/15 Rare anti-coup protest in Bangkok quickly broken up by security forces 02/14 Three detained in Bangkok protest 02/14 Anti-Coup Activists Rally in Bangkok 02/14 PM defies energy bidding critics 02/13 Singapore posts drop in visitors 02/11 Court date for Somchai, police chiefs, over PAD crackdown 02/11 MPF responds to Cobra Gold 15 02/11 Singapore tourism suffers first annual decline since 2009 02/11 Cobra Gold opens at 'challenging' time for US, Thailand 02/09 Amid 'challenging' times, Thailand and U.S. start scaled down drills 02/09 Alleged head of Thai anti-royalty group arrested 02/09 UPDATE 1-Amid "challenging" times, Thailand and U.S. start scaled down drills 02/08 Officials seize protest banners at CU-TU match 02/07 'Low awareness' about wildlife trade 02/07 US 'deeply troubled' by detentions 02/06 Thai PM maintains general election to take place in 2016 : February 04, 2015, 10:59 pm 02/04 Bombs in Thai capital seen having minimal tourism impact: PM 02/03 Truckers plan rally over NGV prices 02/03 Former Korat MP promises no trouble making during PM's visit 02/01 Seree disagrees with NLA protesting US 02/01 Thai Red Shirt Leader Summoned Over 'Attitude' 01/30 Bangkok Post: Myanmar reneges on effort to free political prisoners — David Scott Mathieson   01/29 Thailand protester sentenced on defamation charges 01/28 Jatuporn Prompan, Thai Red Shirt Leader, Gets 2-Year Jail Term For Insulting Former Prime Minister 01/28 Finance Ministry to allocate budget to pay Bt80-90bn debt for BMTA 01/28 Thai red shirt leader gets two-year jail term for insulting former PM 01/28 Thailand summons US diplomat over critical remarks 01/28 Ex-Thai PM's party vows calm, U.S. calls for inclusive politics 01/26 Thailand: Army urges respect for Yingluck Shinawatra impeachment 01/23 Thailand's former premier Yingluck impeached, faces criminal charges 01/23 Key moments in ex-Thai premier's career 01/23 Thai ex-premier says 'democracy is dead' after impeachment 01/23 Thailand's Junta-stacked parliament impeaches former PM Yingluck 01/22 Israel: Serious Abuse of Thai Migrant Workers 01/21 Japanese man sues women's university 01/19 Ousted Thai PM a no-show at second round of impeachment hearings 01/16 Ousted Thai Prime Minister a No-Show at Second Round of Impeachment Hearings 01/16 Addicted to superstition: Thailand's 21st century mystics 01/15 Escap eyes 3.9% growth for Thailand 01/13 Asia-Pacific growth to pick up moderately in 2015 – new UN report 01/13 Higher average growth projected for Asia-Pacific developing nations 01/13 One year on, still no sign of reconciliation 01/13 PDRC defends donation spending 01/12 Youth ambassadors deliberate on vital issues at AMIMUN conference 01/11 Ex-Thai PM rejects impeachment hearing allegations - BBC 01/11 Traffic paralysis beckons for city 01/11 Watch: Fishermen Catch Huge Numbers of Live Venomous Sea Snakes 01/08 Ex-Thai PM in rice scheme hearing 01/08 Thailand begins impeachment hearings of ousted prime minister 01/08 McDonald's Japan Investigating Nuggets from Thailand 01/07 McDonald's checks Thai-made nuggets 01/07 Hezbollah Is Having a Mid-Life Crisis 01/06 McDonald's Japan Hit by More Nugget Woes 01/05 Citizenship or Residency? The Muslim Immigration Dilemma Facing the West 01/04 1,977 Bangkok Families Join Project To Have Police Watch Houses During Holidays 01/01 Sukhumbhand vows to speed up various projects in 2015 01/01 Some 22,000 tourists join Doi Inthanon countdown 01/01 Government House reports give no nicknames to Cabinet this year 01/01 'Astrologer Warin' predicts no election in 2016 12/31 Dozens die as Malaysia, Thailand and Philippines battered by heavy rains 12/31 Sonar images appear to confirm precise location of crashed AirAsia plane 12/31 Rubber growers threaten mass protest 12/31 13-year-old boy killed by firework in Ratchaburi 12/31