25 March 2014
New anti-government protests of royalist and middle class “yellow shirts” broke out in Thailand on Monday of this week.
25 February 2014
If Democrat Party protesters, business leaders, military commanders, top civil servants, judges, NGOs, and senior academics have their way, Thai democracy will be finished. But the royalist “Yellow Shirt” conservatives in Thailand are a minority, albeit a powerful one.
10 December 2013
The government in Thailand has called a general election for 2 February following mass protests.
03 December 2013
Giles Ji Ungpakorn looks at what’s behind the new wave of monarchist protests
05 June 2012
After years of house arrest, Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s first foreign visit was to neighbouring Thailand.
03 November 2011
Flooding in Thailand has affected millions of people, and waters are predicted to remain high for at least a month. But the response to the disaster has been held back by the political crisis that has engulfed the country since the 2006 coup.
05 July 2011
The Thai general election results are a slap in the face for the military dictatorship. The majority of people have rejected the military, the Democrat Party and the royalist elites.