As usual, when Thailand is in a crisis, there are those baffled by the undemocratic displays in our struggle.
His Majesty the King advised Thai people to properly fulfill the role and duties their work requires of them for the sake of the stability and security of the nation in his speech marking his 86th birthday at Klai Kangwon Palace in Hua Hin district of Prachuap Khiri Khan on Thursday.
Academics have lambasted anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban's plan to invoke Section 7 of the constitution to pave the way for a royally appointed government.
Thailand will see a 17% jump in its rice stockpiles to a record level next year as it pursues a policy of buying from farmers at above market rates, the Food and Agriculture Organisation (FAO) said on Wednesday.
Thousands of Thai people have arrived in the seaside town of Hua Hin in Prachuap Khiri Khan to get the opportunity to catch the glimpse of His Majesty the King on his 86th birthday on Dec 5.
Thai students scored better in the latest Programme for International Student Assessment (Pisa), but are still behind on global average.
Suthep Thaugsuban's proposal for a royally-bestowed prime minister is impossible to put into practice, Pheu Thai Party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan has claimed.
The next round of peace talks with southern insurgents has been postponed because the Barisan Revolusi Nasional (BRN) has announced it will not return to the negotiating table unless the Thai side agrees to its five demands, National Security Council (NSC) chief Paradorn Pattanatabut said Wednesday.
Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has for the first time spelt out what he means by his proposal for a "people's council" to run the country.
The Metropolitan Police Bureau has detained seven suspects believed to be vocational students who have taken part in the anti-government protest.