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Thai leader’s supporters chain anti-graft agency

Thai leader’s supporters chain anti-graft agency

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AP | 6:00 AM

Supporters of Thailand’s embattled prime minister blocked access to the headquarters of the National Anti-Corruption Commission on Thursday, as the agency prepared to [...]
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Thailand: UN chief urges respect for human rights as political violence continues

Thailand: UN chief urges respect for human rights as political violence continues

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | UN | 6:00 AM

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon today urged the political parties in Thailand to respect human rights and the rule of law, and to work together towards resolving [...]
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Thai PM to hear charges over rice scheme

Thai PM to hear charges over rice scheme

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s anti-graft commission on Thursday summoned the embattled prime minister to hear charges of negligence for allegedly mishandling a government subsidy [...]
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US says concerned with Thailand violence, calls for restraint

US says concerned with Thailand violence, calls for restraint

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

The United States on Wednesday expressed concern with increased violence in Thailand and called for restraint by all sides in a conflict that shows no immediate sign of [...]
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Thai PM faces graft charges as standoff slips out of control

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s anti-corruption agency brings charges of negligence against prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Thursday as anti-government protesters demand her ouster in [...]
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Thai PM faces negligence charges as protest leader broaches talks

Thai PM faces negligence charges as protest leader broaches talks

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s anti-corruption agency brings charges of negligence against prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Thursday as anti-government protesters demand her ouster in [...]
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Thai Corruption Agency Hears Charges Against PM

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Voanews | 6:00 AM

Thailand’s National Anti-Corruption Commission will hear negligence charges Thursday against the country’s embattled prime minister, Yingluck Shinawatra. Yingluck [...]
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Malaysia hopeful of resumption of southern Thailand peace talks

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Channelnewsasia | 6:00 AM

Malaysia’s facilitators of the southern Thailand peace process are optimistic that a dialogue can soon resume, in order to reach a peace accord by next year. There have [...]
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Gunshots rattle Thai capital as PM flies out

Gunshots rattle Thai capital as PM flies out

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Gunmen opened fire near several opposition protest sites in Bangkok on Wednesday, stoking tensions in the capital as Thailand’s embattled prime minister flew to her [...]
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ANALYSIS – Once unthinkable, civil strife stalks tropical Thailand

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Thailand is hurtling towards a dark and unfamiliar place. After almost four months of round-the-clock anti-government protests, institutions that provided a buffer in past [...]
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Gunfire by night becomes new norm in downtown Bangkok

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Shots fired by unknown gunmen on Wednesday rattled parts of the Thai capital where anti-government protesters have set up camp for weeks, with small but occasionally deadly [...]
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Get Ready for a Bloody End Game in Thailand

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Businessweek | 6:00 AM

Clashes in Thailand between anti-government protestors and security forces have intensified. Over the past weekend, unidentified gunmen sprayed bullets at anti-government [...]
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Too young to die: Child victims of Thailand’s violent unrest

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | CNN | 6:00 AM

It’s a life experience nobody would want to endure – attending your child’s funeral. But that’s what some parents have had to do in Thailand in recent [...]
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Australian actor Sullivan Stapleton suffers serious injury in Thailand

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | SMH | 6:00 AM

Melbourne-born actor Sullivan Stapleton, 36, has been injured in Thailand. According to US media reports Stapleton, who was in Thailand filming his US television series [...]
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Thailand’s rice mountain offers grain of hope to neighbours

28-Feb-2014 Intellasia | Financial Times | 6:00 AM

“The store of rice in your attic is your enemy,” goes the Thai proverb. “It makes them who have none very jealous.” The first half rings true for [...]
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