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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thailand’s military declares martial law in wake of deadly protests

    Posted May 20th 2014, 07:11am by Reuters

    ... statement giving his first reaction to the military’s declaration of martial law. “Any actions need to follow a peaceful path, without violence, discrimination and with equality based on the rule ... Reuters in Bangkok Army insists it is not a coup, but a means to 'restore peace and order' amid political crisis Thailand’s army declared martial law nationwide on Tuesday ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1516031/thailands-army-declares-martial-law
  2. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai lèse-majesté cases have surged since coup, Amnesty says

    Posted Sep 11th 2014, 12:35pm by AFP

    ... number of people have been charged with insulting Thailand's monarchy since the coup, Amnesty International said yesterday, with 14 Thais indicted under the controversial lèse-majesté law in less than four months. Revered King Bhumibol Adulyadej, 86, is protected by one of the world's toughest royal defamation laws- anyone convicted of insulting the king, queen, heir or regent ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1590067/thai-lese-majeste-cases-have-surged-coup-amnesty-says
  3. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai police question three Myanmese men over murder of British tourists found dead on beach

    Posted Sep 16th 2014, 01:42pm

    ... political crisis ended in a coup. The army swiftly blanketed the country with a curfew and strict martial law, frightening off visitors. Although the curfew was soon lifted from key tourist hotspots, visitor numbers have yet to rebound and martial law remains in place. Military leaders have vowed to restore the nation’s reputation as the “Land of Smiles” with a clean-up targeting ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1593786/thai-police-question-three-myanmese-men-over-murder-british-tourists
  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai police hunt British man after backpackers murdered with hoe and left naked on beach

    Posted Sep 15th 2014, 04:17pm by AFP

    ... been battered in recent months after a prolonged political crisis ended a coup which saw the army blanket the country with a curfew and strict martial law. Although the curfew was swiftly ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1593136/naked-bodies-two-murdered-british-tourists-found-thailand-beach
  5. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai PM to visit Myanmar on first official trip

    Posted Sep 12th 2014, 01:33pm by Agence France-Presse in Bangkok

    ... in protesters, muzzling the media and threatening those found in breach of martial law with trial in a military court. Myanmar, which hosted its first Asean summit in May, has been a member of the bloc ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1590815/thai-pm-visit-myanmar-first-official-trip
  6. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Toxic waste mountains threaten Southeast Asia's booming megacities

    Posted Sep 01st 2014, 09:40pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Thailand suffocates under a waste mountain A blaze at a vast rubbish dump made up of six million tonnes of putrefying trash and toxic effluent has kindled fears that poor planning and lax law enforcement are tipping Thailand towards a waste crisis. Locals had long pressed for the closure of the foul-smelling Praeksa landfill site, wedged between ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1583114/toxic-waste-mountains-threaten-southeast-asias-booming-megacities
  7. News - Asia - THAILAND

    UN decries Thailand’s harsh punishments for royal slurs

    Posted Aug 20th 2014, 09:38pm by AFP

    ... law," she said on Tuesday. "Such measures are adding to the larger pattern of increasing restrictions on freedom of expression in Thailand." Last week, two activists were charged with breaching the strict royal insult laws during a university play in October 2013 to commemorate the 40th anniversary of a student-led uprising. The UN said the play depicted a fictional monarch who ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1577859/un-decries-thailands-harsh-punishments-royal-slurs
  8. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thailand vows leniency on families caught up in surrogacy controversy

    Posted Aug 24th 2014, 05:44am by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Bangkok Military rulers say they will help those caught in controversy, but will also strengthen laws Surrogacy parents get Thai vow of leniency Thailand's ... to introduce a law that could result in 10 years' jail for anyone found guilty of involvement in the trade. In the past few weeks fertility clinics have been raided and some have been closed down. ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580120/thailand-vows-leniency-families-caught-surrogacy-controversy
  9. News - Asia - THAILAND

    26 suspects in Thailand charged over alleged plot to attack city

    Posted Aug 23rd 2014, 08:56pm by AFP

    ... power the junta has abrogated the constitution, curtailed civil liberties under martial law and summoned hundreds of opponents, activists and academics for questioning. Experts say ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1580116/26-suspects-thailand-charged-over-alleged-plot-attack-city
  10. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Four couples barred from taking surrogate babies home from Thailand

    Posted Aug 15th 2014, 11:17pm by AP

    ... "If it did happen, it could be because the couples could not provide sufficient documents to prove that the babies are theirs," Voravat said. "Under Thai law, in order to bring ...

    http://www.scmp.com/news/asia/article/1574485/four-couples-barred-taking-surrogate-babies-home-thailand

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