World | Reuters | Monday February 24, 2014
Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, the target of anti-government protesters who have blocked parts of Bangkok for weeks, has left the capital and is staying 150 km (90 miles) away, her office said on Monday, without specifying the location.
World | Reuters | Monday January 20, 2014
Thai authorities are "very seriously" considering a state of emergency after a weekend of violence in the capital where protesters have been trying for more than two months to bring down the government, the security chief said on Monday.
World | Associated Press | Sunday August 4, 2013
The Thai capital is bracing for possible unrest this week, with street protests expected over moves in parliament that could eventually lead to a pardon for ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
World | Agence France-Presse | Saturday November 24, 2012
Thai police on Saturday used tear gas at an anti-government protest in the capital Bangkok, the scene of several outbreaks of violent unrest in recent years.
World | Press Trust of India | Thursday May 20, 2010
The Thai government on Thursday declared the situation in the nation's capital under control though troops continued to battle pockets of resistance by Red Shirt protesters as the conflict spread to the rural northeast.
World | Agence France Presse | Thursday May 20, 2010
Nine people were killed in clashes at a temple declared a "safe zone" within a Thai anti- government rally site which was shut down in a military offensive, police said on Thursday."Doctors and medical workers who went to the scene said they saw nine bodies inside the temple," Police Operation Cente...
World | Associated Press | Wednesday May 19, 2010
The Thai government has declared a curfew in Bangkok from 8 pm until 6 am as rioting and violence spread across the capital.