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    Youth protest against govt in Bangkok

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:59pm on July 18, 2020

    Scuffles broke out as thousands of mainly young and black-clad Thai protesters converged on Saturday at Bangkok’s Democracy Monument, in the city’s rowdiest anti-government protest...

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    Thailand to ease nightlife lockdown, allow some entry to foreigners

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:32pm on June 29, 2020

    Thailand’s nightlife will restart with some restrictions this week, the kingdom announced Monday, part of a return to normalcy as it prepares to welcome business...

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    Pro-democracy protests mark anniversary of Thai revolution

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:12pm on June 24, 2020

    Thais on Wednesday marked the anniversary of a 1932 revolution which ended absolute monarchy with heavily symbolic events, demanding reforms to a political system dominated...

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    Thailand imposes nationwide curfew to curb virus spread

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:19am on April 03, 2020

    Thailand will introduce a six-hour night curfew in a bid to control the spread of coronavirus, authorities said Thursday, warning anyone who breached the order...

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    Virus fears spark Thailand prison riot

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:08am on March 30, 2020

    Dozens of prisoners broke furniture and smashed windows during a riot in a Thai jail on Sunday sparked by fears of a coronavirus outbreak in...

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    Migrant worker exodus from Thailand over virus lockdown

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 01:47am on March 24, 2020

    Tens of thousands of migrant labourers from Laos and Myanmar flooded bus stations and border crossings in Thailand on Monday, defying requests to stay put...

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    Thai pro-democracy march held since coup

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:12am on March 14, 2020

    Hundreds of pro-democracy protesters marched on parliament in Bangkok Friday, wearing black T-shirts to mourn the state of Thailand under an army-aligned government, in the...

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    Anti-govt anger simmers in Thailand

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:01am on February 27, 2020

    Thai students held rare flashmob protests on Wednesday as anger at the dissolution of a stridently anti-military opposition party bubbles in a kingdom with a...

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    Woman gunned down in Thai mall shooting

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:39am on February 19, 2020

    A woman was killed Tuesday at a Bangkok mall in a shooting Thai police blamed on ‘jealousy’, less than two weeks after a soldier went...

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    Thailand raises $3.2b in 5G licence auction

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 12:35am on February 18, 2020

    Thailand has raised more than $3.2 billion in an auction of 5G licences, as operators race to snap up high-frequency spectrums needed for a commercial...