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Bangkok creeps back to life after Thai-style coup

24-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

An uneasy calm settled over Bangkok Friday as one of the world’s most vibrant cities crept back to life after a night-time curfew imposed by the military as part of a [...]
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Thai baht slightly up in onshore market after military coup

24-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The Thai baht started the onshore market slightly firmer on Friday, a day after the army chief seized control of the government in a coup. The baht was quoted at 32.48 per [...]
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Philippines hopes for early return of democracy in Thailand

24-May-2014 Intellasia | Inquirer | 6:00 AM

The Philippines on Thursday expressed hopes for the return of democracy and normalcy in Thailand where the military declared a coup d’etat Thursday afternoon. [...]
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Thailand Coup Leaders Suspend Constitution

24-May-2014 Intellasia | NDTV | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military leaders said on Thursday the national constitution had been suspended, after seizing power in a coup they said was aimed at ending months of [...]
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Why Thailand’s latest coup is different this time

24-May-2014 Intellasia | CNBC | 6:00 AM

Business in Thailand usually isn’t tarnished by politics, but the country’s latest military coup comes in a drastically changed political milieu, with the Teflon [...]
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Thailand’s Military Stages Coup, Thwarting Populist Movement

24-May-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

The Thai military seized control of the country on Thursday and detained at least 25 leading politicians in a culmination of months of maneuvering by the Bangkok [...]
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News Guide: Military carries out coup in Thailand

News Guide: Military carries out coup in Thailand

24-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military seized power in a coup and scrapped the constitution Thursday after six months of political deadlock and protests. Here’s a summary of events [...]
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Thai military seizes power in bloodless coup

Thai military seizes power in bloodless coup

24-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Without firing a shot, Thailand’s powerful military seized control of this volatile Southeast Asian nation Thursday, suspending the constitution and detaining Cabinet [...]
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Thai army takes power in coup after talks between rivals fail

Thai army takes power in coup after talks between rivals fail

24-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army chief, general Prayuth Chan-ocha, seized control of the government in a coup on Thursday, two days after declaring martial law, saying the military had [...]
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Thai coup brings mix of relief and anxiety

Thai coup brings mix of relief and anxiety

24-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s military coup was met with both jubilation and dismay by rival sides of Thailand’s political divide, but for most Bangkok residents the more prosaic [...]
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‘Everyone sit still’ – Thai general calmly declares his coup

‘Everyone sit still’ – Thai general calmly declares his coup

24-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s army chief general Prayuth Chan-ocha gathered the leaders of pro- and anti-government protests for a closed-door meeting on Thursday in a last-ditch bid to [...]
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Thai army says will block social media over critical content

24-May-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s new ruling junta on Friday warned it would block any social media platforms in the country found to carry content that incites violence or is critical of its [...]
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US reviews aid to Thailand following ‘military coup’

US reviews aid to Thailand following ‘military coup’

24-May-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

The United States is reviewing military and other aid to Thailand following its “military coup,” US Secretary of State John Kerry said on Thursday. “There [...]
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Thai Military Tries to Break Political Deadlock as Opponents Meet

23-May-2014 Intellasia | NY Times | 6:00 AM

A day after imposing martial law, the Thai military on Wednesday put leaders of the country’s polarised political camps in the same room in an effort to end six months [...]
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With martial law, Thai government nearly powerless

With martial law, Thai government nearly powerless

23-May-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

The question to Thailand’s army chief was a basic one: After he declared martial law this week, would he be consulting the government? His response encapsulated the [...]
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