Updated Thursday, November 20, 2014 0:00 am TWN
Five Thai students were detained Wednesday after flashing the three-finger salute from “The Hunger Games” films during a speech by the premier, officials said, in the latest crackdown on opposition to May's coup.
Wednesday, November 19, 2014
Thai police issued arrest warrants Tuesday for two Americans who attempted to mail a preserved baby's head, foot and other human body parts to the United States, saying the objects were stolen from a Thai medical museum
Tuesday, November 18, 2014
A package delivery company in Bangkok put three packages bound for the United States through a routine X-ray and made a startling discovery — inside were a variety of preserved human parts, including an infant's head, a baby's foot and an adult heart.
Friday, November 14, 2014
Thursday, November 13, 2014
More than 100 migrants thought to be from China's Uighur minority have escaped from shelters in Thailand, with authorities fearing they have fallen into the hands of a human trafficking ring, an official said Wednesday.
Thursday, November 6, 2014
The Swedish co-founder of the Pirate Bay website is due to be hauled to Bangkok Wednesday following his arrest in northeast Thailand, with police from Stockholm waiting to press for his deportation to serve a jail term for copyright infringement.
Wednesday, November 5, 2014
A 24-year-old student was jailed Tuesday for two-and-a-half years for defaming Thailand's monarchy, a court official said, the latest in a growing number of convictions under the strict law since a May coup.
Tuesday, October 28, 2014
Wednesday, October 22, 2014
A council selected by Thailand's ruling junta started work Tuesday on reforms to close the nation's festering political divide, a task critics dismiss as aimed at diluting the influence of billionaire ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra.
Sunday, October 19, 2014
Monday, October 13, 2014
As rubber prices slump, hard-up farmers in Thailand — the world's top producer of the commodity — are appealing for a bailout, testing the junta's resolve to end populist policies and an entrenched subsidy culture.
Saturday, October 11, 2014
Thursday, October 9, 2014
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