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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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