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Martial law to be strictly enforced

Martial law to be strictly enforced

Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha stated today that martial law which has been eased for the past several months will now be strictly enforced in view of the overall political…

Martial law to stay

Martial law to stay

Martial law will remain in effect after junta leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha becomes prime minister, according to a spokesperson for the ruling National Council for Peace and Order. NCPO spokesperson…

Yingluck Back To Face Corruption Charges

Yingluck Back To Face Corruption Charges

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has returned to Thailand to face charges of corruption in criminal court. Ms. Yingluck landed at Bangkok’s Don Mueang Airport at around 10.15 pm on Sunday night.…

Yingluck Thanks Supporters

Yingluck Thanks Supporters

Former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra made her first public announcement since the 22 May coup d’état in a Facebook post this morning. Alongside a photo of her and her son,…

Accusations against Suthep, angry rice farmers and a caretaker PM who won’t step down

Accusations against Suthep, angry rice farmers and a caretaker PM who won’t step down

As the caretaker government struggle to find the money owed to the rice farmers under the price-pledge scheme, anti government leader Suthep seems to be making an alliance with farmers…

Gunmen fire on Thai anti-government protest

Gunmen fire on Thai anti-government protest

Several Thai anti-government protesters were wounded after gunmen opened fire on a rally site in Bangkok, authorities said Saturday, January 11, as tensions rise ahead of a planned city-wide “shutdown”…

New deadline set for bringing down the government

New deadline set for bringing down the government

Protesters seeking to topple Thailand’s government stayed off the street on Friday after halting their demonstration the day before out of respect for the king on his birthday but clashes…

The streets of Bangkok are cleared for the Kings birthday, but more protests promised for Friday

The streets of Bangkok are cleared for the Kings birthday, but more protests promised for Friday

This is a revolution with a smile and very much Thai style. Yesterday they were fighting, today they are joining hands to clean up the streets of Bangkok to prepare…

Is it time for a rethink of sport’s doping rules?

Is it time for a rethink of sport’s doping rules?

The integrity of sport is in the dock. Cheaters are being caught, many more obviously are not. Sport is being tarnished by the illicit actions of what we are told…