Asia Pacific

Several wounded in twin bomb attack in Thailand's restive region

Conflict has flared on and off for decades in Muslim-majority region as rebel groups demand independence for the area.

Several wounded in twin bomb attack in Thailand's restive region

Thailand

Newest Thai political party shut down by courts

Future Forward's candidates and young supporters looked to challenge and change government run by Prayuth Chan-ocha - the army general who gained power in a 2014 coup.

Thailand

Thai court dissolves opposition party over 'illegal' loan

Future Forward Party accused of breaking election-funding laws over a $6m loan it received from its billionaire founder.

Thai court dissolves opposition party over 'illegal' loan

Asia Pacific

Thai court to decide fate of Thanathorn's Future Forward Party

Charismatic leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit and his young party fight for political survival amid legal hurdles.

Thai court to decide fate of Thanathorn's Future Forward Party

Asia Pacific

Gunman kills one person at Bangkok mall days after mass shooting

The shooting at the Century The Movie Plaza was a personal issue and the gunman had fled the scene, Thai police said.

Gunman kills one person at Bangkok mall days after mass shooting

Thailand

'Will get through it': Aftermath of Thailand worst mass shooting

A week after the deadly mass shooting, Southeast Asian nation is trying to overcome a profound collective trauma.

'Will get through it': Aftermath of Thailand worst mass shooting

AJ Impact

Singapore cuts growth outlook as virus increases recession risk

Thailand and New Zealand also lowered their economic forecasts as the virus increasingly affects tourism and trade.

Singapore cuts growth outlook as virus increases recession risk

Thailand

'Remember forever': Thai city grieves for mass shooting victims

Holding candles and writing condolence messages, mourners attend vigil for people killed by rogue soldier.

'Remember forever': Thai city grieves for mass shooting victims

Asia Pacific

Thai commandos kill rogue soldier who shot dead 29 people

Gunman, identified as junior army officer, had holed himself up in basement of shopping centre in Nakhon Ratchasima.

Thai commandos kill rogue soldier who shot dead 29 people

Gun violence

In Pictures: Worst mass shooting in Thailand's history

Soldier kills at least 29 people and wounds 57 before he is fatally shot inside a shopping centre.

In Pictures: Worst mass shooting in Thailand's history

Thailand

Thailand mass shooting: What we know so far

Soldier kills 29 people and wounds 57 others in northeastern city before being fatally shot inside a shopping centre.

AJ IMPACT

Coronavirus hits Thai tourist industry as Chinese stay away

Chinese tour groups have been banned from travelling abroad due to outbreak - and this has decimated Thailand's tourism industry.

Asia Pacific

Mixed results in testing HIV drugs against coronavirus

Doctors in Thailand are testing medication normally used to treat HIV against the new coronavirus.

Asia Pacific

Thai court finds opposition party not guilty of sedition charge

Analysts say that Future Forward Party still faces prospective dissolution in other legal cases.

Health

Asia steps up defences as China confirms sixth coronavirus death

Nations increase fever checks at airports amid fears of a bigger outbreak of the virus that causes pneumonia.