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    Court orders shutdown of news site linked to Thaksin

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:36pm on October 20, 2020

    A Thai news outlet connected to exiled former premier Thaksin Shinawatra was ordered to shut down Tuesday over its coverage of anti-government protests in Bangkok...

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    Thai premier recalls parliament as thousands protest again

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 09:52pm on October 19, 2020

    Thousands of Thais defied a fresh government warning Monday and again took to the streets, as the embattled premier recalled parliament to thrash out how...

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    Thai democracy protesters defy ban for 4th day

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:23pm on October 18, 2020

    Thousands of pro-democracy protestors took over a major Bangkok intersection on Sunday with posters bearing the faces of arrested activists, defying a ban on gatherings...

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    Thai protesters return to streets after clashes

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:24pm on October 17, 2020

    Thousands of Thai pro-democracy protesters massed in multiple locations across Bangkok Saturday, defying an emergency decree banning gatherings for the third consecutive day after confrontations...

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    Thai police use water cannon against protesters

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:43pm on October 16, 2020

    Thai police used water cannon against protesters Friday night in central Bangkok, as the pro-democracy activists defied an emergency decree banning gatherings for a second...

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    ACC sends letter to Thailand seeking Salim Pardhan’s investment info

    Staff Correspondent | Updated at 07:50pm on October 11, 2020

    The Anti-Corruption Commission has sent a mutual legal assistance request to the Thailand government asking for information on online casino owner Salim Pradhan’s investment in...

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    18 dead in Thailand bus-train collision 

    Agence France-Presse . Chachoengsao | Updated at 11:24am on October 11, 2020

    At least 18 people were killed and more than 40 injured in Thailand Sunday when a freight train crashed into a bus taking passengers to...

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    Thousands protest against PM in Thailand

    Agence France-Presse. Bangkok | Updated at 08:22pm on September 19, 2020

    Tens of thousands of pro-democracy protesters massed close to Thailand’s royal palace on Saturday, in a huge rally calling for PM Prayut Chan-O-Cha to step...

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    Thai Airways gets court nod for restructuring

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 11:24pm on September 14, 2020

    A Thailand court on Monday approved the restructuring of Thai Airways, which is billions of dollars in debt and struggling to survive the coronavirus tourism...

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    With travel limited, plane cafes take off in Thailand

    Agence France-Presse . Bangkok | Updated at 10:55pm on September 13, 2020

    With millions around the world stuck at home due to the pandemic, ‘plane cafes’ in Thailand are offering customers the chance to pretend they are...