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  1. News - Asia - THAILAND

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

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

    ... 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 ...

  2. News - Asia - THAILAND

    In trouble again: former Nepalese crown prince held on drug charges in Bangkok

    Posted Jul 16th 2014, 10:54pm by AFP

    ... became crown prince in 2001 after his cousin Crown Prince Dipendra murdered nine members of his family including the king and queen in a drink-and-drugs-fuelled rampage, before apparently turning ...

  3. Comment - Insight & Opinion - THAILAND

    Thailand’s army was just biding its time under pro-Thaksin rule

    Posted May 26th 2014, 07:09pm by MARK THOMPSON

    ... Prayuth Chan-ocha, is a staunch royalist who served in an elite infantry unit known as the Queen's Guard. He has well-known links with other key members of this elite unit, former defence ...

  4. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai king appeals for stability after violent protests

    Posted Dec 05th 2013, 01:47pm by Agence France Press in Bangkok

    ... of ailments in recent years, but left the Bangkok hospital where he had lived since 2009 to move to his Hua Hin palace with Queen Sirikit earlier this year. Any political action or violence on his ...

  5. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai king set to leave hospital after four years

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... Agencies in Bangkok King Bhumibol and Queen Sirikit will head for their palace in Hua Hin as Bangkok braces for anti-government protests at the weekend King to leave hospital after ... said yesterday. King Bhumibol Adulyadej and Queen Sirikit were scheduled to travel today to Klai Kangwon Palace in the town of Hua Hin, where they were living before the world's ...

  6. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Temporary Thai truce on eve of king’s birthday

    Posted Dec 04th 2013, 03:30pm by AFP

    ... from a range of ailments in recent years. In August, he left the Bangkok hospital where he had lived for several years and moved to his coastal palace in the seaside town of Hua Hin with Queen ...

  7. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thousands cheer Thai King Bhumibol as he leaves hospital

    Posted Aug 01st 2013, 03:54pm by AFP

    ... of Hua Hin, about two hours’ drive south of Bangkok. He was accompanied by 80-year-old Queen Sirikit, who has also been in hospital for the past year. “The tears came automatically, I was so ... Royal physician Udom Kachintorn said the royal couple would be given the same level of care as they had in hospital. “Both the king and queen are in good health now and the king thinks that he ...

  8. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Man accused by brother of insulting Thai king acquitted

    Posted Sep 14th 2013, 12:00am by AP

    ... code mandates three to 15 years in jail for "whoever defames, insults or threatens the king, the queen, the heir to the throne or the regent". The punishment is one ...

  9. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thais pack Bangkok for king’s birthday celebration

    Posted Dec 05th 2012, 01:32pm by Agence France-Presse in Bangkok

    ... to the country last month. Thailand’s Queen Sirikit was not among the members of the royal family accompanying the king on Wednesday. Doctors treating the 80-year-old queen, who was diagnosed ...

  10. News - Asia - THAILAND

    Thai Red Shirt sentenced to two years’ jail for anti-monarchist speech

    Posted Jan 17th 2013, 02:49pm

    ... lese majeste law, which punishes anyone convicted of defaming the Thai king, queen, heir or regent with up to 15 years in prison. Currently an adviser to a Cabinet minister, he is also facing ...




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