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Thai politics ruled by 'culture of impunity'
Observers say political division is intensified with the rich and powerful immune to the rule of law.
Last updated: 16 Dec 2013 06:23 GMT
Profile: Red Shirts
A look at Thailand's Red Shirt political movement, which supports ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
Last updated: 03 Dec 2013 07:44 GMT
Former Thai PM charged with murder
Abhisit Vejjajiva, PM during violent protests in 2010, charged with murder over case of a civilian killed by army.
Last updated: 13 Dec 2012 08:42 GMT
Thai PM survives no-confidence vote
Yingluck government holds on to power after criticism of rice purchase scheme allegedly riddled with fraud.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2012 12:57 GMT
Profile: Abhisit Vejjajiva
The privileged background of the young Abhisit may make it difficult for poorer voters to connect with him.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2011 14:05 GMT
Thai opposition stages major rally
Red shirt demonstrators hold a massive rally in Bangkok after prime minister announces possibility of early elections.
Last updated: 13 Mar 2011 07:12 GMT
'Red shirts' rally in Thai capital
About 30,000 anti-government protesters gather in Bangkok for the first major rally since lifting of state of emergency.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2011 14:27 GMT
Red shirts to protest in Bangkok
Police on standby as sixty thousand are expected at first anti-government protest since state of emergency was lifted.
Last updated: 09 Jan 2011 11:05 GMT
Cambodia arrests Thais at border
Cambodian officials arrest a Thai MP amongst six others for allegedly crossing the countries' disputed border.
Last updated: 30 Dec 2010 11:48 GMT
Thailand to end state of emergency
Government cites improved political climate for lifting emergency law in the capital Thailand.
Last updated: 21 Dec 2010 11:15 GMT
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Displaced CAR Muslims in dire straits
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'Enough is enough': US anti-racism protests
'Justice for All' demonstrations swell across the US over the deaths of African Americans in police encounters.
Uruguayans cautiously welcome former inmates
Six former Guantanamo detainees are now free in Uruguay with some hailing the decision to grant them asylum.
Australia's indigenous incarceration crisis
Disproportionately high number of Aboriginal people in prison highlights inequality and marginalisation, critics say.
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