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Thai tension high despite election call
Prime minister's refusal to resign ahead of vote keeps anti-government protesters on the streets.
Carlos Sardina Galache
Last updated: 10 Dec 2013 13:39 GMT
Thai PM refuses to step down
Yingluck Shinawatra visibly emotional as she appeals to opposition to stop protests until February polls.
Last updated: 10 Dec 2013 09:16 GMT
Thai king calls for unity
King Bhumibol Adulyadej asks nation to work together for stability, as rivals hold a truce for their monarch's birthday.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2013 12:32 GMT
Protest truce eases Thai tension - for now
Birthday of respected king brings demonstrations to a halt, but will the precarious peace last?
Last updated: 05 Dec 2013 09:20 GMT
Thai protests escalate after failed vote
Protests have brought Bangkok to a standstill as demonstrations are now directed at the police.
Last updated: 28 Nov 2013 13:33 GMT
Thai MPs pass political amnesty bill
Draft legislation that opponents fear would allow ousted PM Thaksin to return prompts thousands to rally in Bangkok.
Last updated: 01 Nov 2013 12:01 GMT
Hugo Chavez: Televising the revolution
As Chavez turned the cameras on the Venezuelan people as well as himself, how will the media shape after his death?
Last updated: 18 Mar 2013 07:24 GMT
Thailand's lese majeste law
Should the 100-year-old legislation, designed to prevent insults to the Thai royal family, be changed?
Last updated: 17 Dec 2012 14:34 GMT
Abandoning Private Manning
Examining the issues behind the sparse media coverage of the Bradley Manning hearings in the US.
Last updated: 15 Dec 2012 10:16 GMT
Thousands celebrate Thai king's birthday
Turnout in Bangkok seen as proof of public affection for 85-year-old Bhumibol despite political turmoil.
Last updated: 05 Dec 2012 11:05 GMT
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