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We have started to collect the most important news related to Thailand in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

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Thailand: news

Flood fears ease for Thai capital

Sunday, October 16th 2011, 14:14
related places: Bangkok

The Thai government says Bangkok should escape the worst of the floods, after days of shoring up the capital's defences.
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VIDEO: Bangkok bolsters flood defences

Sunday, October 16th 2011, 3:36
related places: Bangkok

Thai military and civilian volunteers are continuing their efforts to try and stop Thailand's worst floods in decades from inundating the capital, Bangkok.
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VIDEO: Bangkok braced for severe floods

Saturday, October 15th 2011, 12:40
related places: Bangkok

People in the Thai capital, Bangkok, are bracing themselves for severe floods - which have already affected around a third of the country.
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Bangkok bolsters flood defences

Saturday, October 15th 2011, 6:59
related places: Bangkok

Thailand's military and civilians continue efforts to prevent flood waters from the north inundating the capital, Bangkok.
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VIDEO: Thai floods reach Bangkok outskirts

Friday, October 14th 2011, 11:37
related places: Bangkok

As Thailand deals with the worst flooding it has seen in decades, authorities are working on preventing the waters reaching the centre of the capital, Bangkok.
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Bangkok 'safe' as floods approach

Friday, October 14th 2011, 8:30
related places: Bangkok

Thai leader says Bangkok's city-centre flood defences will hold, as efforts continue to protect the city from the country's worst floods in decades.
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VIDEO: Thailand floods: A race against time

Thursday, October 13th 2011, 21:27
related places: Bangkok

Workers in Thailand are racing to complete walls of sandbags on the outskirts of Bangkok, to try and stop the country's worst floods in years from inundating parts of the capital.
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Thailand floods hinder production

Thursday, October 13th 2011, 8:16

Factories and supply chains in Thailand face disruption as some of the worst flooding in decades starts to affect the country's economy.
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VIDEO: Thai flood victims queue for meals

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 12:26

The BBC's Rachel Harvey reports from Ayutthaya in Thailand where people have been moving to evacuation shelters to escape the floods that have killed at least 270 people.
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Thais race to stop Bangkok floods

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 10:44
related places: Bangkok

Workers in Thailand race to finish sandbag walls on the outskirts of Bangkok, to try to stop the country's worst floods in years inundating parts of the capital.
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VIDEO: Bangkok braces for more rain

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 9:51

Flooding in Thailand is being described as the worst in decades, with the prime minister calling it a national crisis.
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VIDEO: Thailand floods a 'national crisis'

Tuesday, October 11th 2011, 3:12

Flooding in Thailand is being described as the worst in decades, with the prime minister calling it a national crisis.
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Guilty plea over Thai king insult

Monday, October 10th 2011, 15:15
related countries: United States United States

Thai-born US citizen Joe Gordon pleads guilty in Thailand to charges of insulting the monarchy, after posting a link to a banned biography.
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Aid group MSF ends Thailand work

Thursday, October 6th 2011, 9:04

Medecins Sans Frontieres ceases operations in Thailand because of a row over medical treatment for migrant workers and unregistered foreigners.
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Arrest in Thai PM Twitter hacking

Wednesday, October 5th 2011, 14:02

The Thai authorities arrest a student who reportedly confessed to hacking into Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's Twitter account.
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Thailand flood deaths exceed 200

Wednesday, October 5th 2011, 7:14

More than two hundred people have died in monsoon flooding in Thailand since mid-July, officials say, as more heavy rain is forecast.
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Thai PM's Twitter account hacked

Sunday, October 2nd 2011, 9:40

Hackers break into the Twitter account of new Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and post critical messages about her government.
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Amnesty condemns Thailand rebels

Tuesday, September 27th 2011, 4:40

Amnesty International accuses insurgents in southern Thailand of deliberately targeting civilians, and is also critical of efforts by the authorities to end the crisis.
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VIDEO: Endangered anteaters rescued

Monday, September 26th 2011, 12:07
related countries: China China, Vietnam Vietnam

Customs officers in Thailand have rescued 97 endangered pangolins which they believe were being trafficked to China or Vietnam.
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VIDEO: Navy 'pushes' water out of Bangkok

Wednesday, September 21st 2011, 18:58
related places: Bangkok

Thai authorities are using vessels' propellers to push out flood water in the capital.
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Two jailed over Bangkok club fire

Tuesday, September 20th 2011, 10:52
related places: Bangkok

Two people are jailed in Thailand over a fire in a Bangkok nightclub on New Year's Day 2009 that killed 67 people and injured more than 100.
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VIDEO: Flash floods hit Thailand

Wednesday, September 14th 2011, 5:57

More than 80 people have died in flash floods and landslides that have hit parts of North and Central Thailand, reports say.
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VIDEO: Crocodiles escape flooded Thai farm

Tuesday, September 13th 2011, 12:54

The reptiles escaped after the Farm was hit by flooding.
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Burma's exiled satirists go home

Sunday, September 11th 2011, 16:36
related countries: Burma Burma

A group of prominent Burmese satirists flies home from self-imposed exile in Thailand following the president's appeal to overseas Burmese to return.
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Thai accused of Facebook 'insult'

Tuesday, September 6th 2011, 13:52

A 40-year-old Thai computer programmer is arrested in Thailand for allegedly insulting the monarchy, a charge that can carry up to 15 years in jail.
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Fowler power

Monday, September 5th 2011, 23:51

Thai football club aims high with new English recruit
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Jail for four Thai 'red-shirts'

Thursday, August 25th 2011, 8:40

Four "red-shirt" protesters in Thailand are jailed for 34 years each for their part in anti-government unrest last year.
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Thaksin ex-wife cleared of fraud

Wednesday, August 24th 2011, 8:12

A Thai appeals court clears the ex-wife of ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra of tax evasion, overturning a three-year jail sentence.
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Ousted Thai PM defends Japan trip

Tuesday, August 23rd 2011, 8:01
related countries: Japan Japan

Former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra says he has no plans to "fuel conflict" in Thailand, as he pays a controversial visit to Japan.
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Thailand's economic growth slows

Monday, August 22nd 2011, 6:02
related countries: Japan Japan

Thailand's economic growth slows in the second quarter due to supply chain disruptions caused by the quake and tsunami in Japan.
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Burma calls for rebel peace talks

Thursday, August 18th 2011, 16:53
related countries: Burma Burma, China China

In a rare move, Burma's new government calls for peace talks with armed ethnic rebels groups along its borders with Thailand and China.
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Tuesday, August 16th 2011, 12:55
related places: Chiang Mai

The deaths of tourists and a tour guide in the Thai city of Chiang Mai may be linked to exposure to toxic chemicals, the government says.
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Thai PM unveils cabinet line-up

Wednesday, August 10th 2011, 8:52

Thailand's new Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra names her first cabinet, which is broadly being seen as deliberately non-confrontational.
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Backpacker killer 'can be caught'

Tuesday, August 9th 2011, 10:13

A senior police officer insists the killer of backpacker Kirsty Jones - killed 11 years ago while backpacking in Thailand - can still be captured.
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Thai king endorses Yingluck as PM

Monday, August 8th 2011, 12:47

Yingluck Shinawatra is formally endorsed as prime minister by the Thai king, capping a remarkable rise to power for the sister of ousted former leader Thaksin.
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Thai parliament elects Yingluck

Friday, August 5th 2011, 5:48

Yingluck Shinawatra is elected by Thailand's parliament as the country's first female prime minister following her sweeping election victory.
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Thailand refuses royal jet bond

Thursday, July 21st 2011, 22:27
related countries: Germany Germany

Thailand has ruled out paying Germany a bank bond of 20m euros to secure the release of a plane seized from Thai Crown Prince Vajiralongkorn.
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