BANGKOK (AP) — Hotel occupancy rates in central Bangkok have plunged. Conventions have been canceled. Business deals have been postponed. Tourist bookings for coming months are way down....
BANGKOK (AP) — Dozens of people were wounded in Thailand’s capital Friday when a grenade was hurled at anti-government demonstrators marching through Bangkok at midday, an ominous development that raises tensions in the country’s political crisis and the specter of more bloodshed to come. Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban was in the procession but was not...
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand braced for a new wave of mass unrest Monday as anti-government demonstrators blocked major roads to "shut down" Bangkok in a bid to thwart February elections and overthrow the nation's democratically elected prime minister....
A Thai Buddhist monk helps an anti government protester clean his eyes with salt water solution after riot police fired tear gas to them in Bangkok, Monday. Thailand’s Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra rejected the demands of anti-government protesters locked in street battles with police Monday, saying what they want is unacceptable under the constitution. You...
BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand’s transport minister got some advice from his mother when she learned he was going to bike the chaotic streets of Bangkok to open a bicycle campaign: “Bring your ID card. In case you get run over, they can contact home.” Bicycling has long been almost nonexistent in this city of 10...
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