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Thai army lifts nationwide curfew
General Prayuth Chan-ocha says he has lifted measure as "there is no tendency toward possible violence" in the country.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 11:39 GMT
Thai coup leader rules out polls for a year
Army chief Prayuth says more time is needed to implement reforms and draft new constitution before elections are held.
Last updated: 31 May 2014 05:16 GMT
Rio fare hike protests turn violent
Police and protesters clash in Brazilian city's main train station in a demonstration against a 10-cent bus fare hike.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2014 08:26 GMT
'Red Shirt' trial delayed in Thailand
Lawyer of Arisman Pongreungrong, one of 24 defendants, says client suffered food poisoning; trial to resume in a month.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 09:45 GMT
Profile: Thaksin Shinawatra
The self-exiled former prime minister is one of the most influential and polarising figures in Thai politics.
Last updated: 30 Jun 2011 14:05 GMT
Thai army chief rules out coup
Assurance comes hours after prime minister declares state of emergency in Bangkok.
Last updated: 03 Sep 2008 06:10 GMT
Thai PM declares emergency rule
Embattled leader cracks down after weeklong protest turns deadly.
Last updated: 02 Sep 2008 08:10 GMT
Attacks mar Thai by-polls
Thais are voting in by-elections amid tight security in the mainly Muslim south where separatists killed one man and clashed with security forces before polls opened.
Last updated: 23 Apr 2006 07:46 GMT
Blasts in Thailand as polls close
Two bombs have exploded in Thailand's troubled south, wounding four people, about 20 minutes after voting ended in the country's general election.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2006 10:08 GMT
Thai vote unlikely to end protests
Thailand goes to the polls on Sunday for what the prime minister says will be a referendum on his leadership, despite the country's three main opposition parties boycotting the contest.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2006 09:20 GMT
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