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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 bars Dalai Lama's sister

Friday, March 5th 2010, 10:37
related countries: China China

Thailand rejects a visa application from the Dalai Lama's sister, over concerns her visit could be seen as political by China.
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Stalled engine?

Friday, March 5th 2010, 0:20

Environmental limbo threatens Thai recovery
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Thai court seizes Thaksin's cash

Friday, February 26th 2010, 15:40

Thailand's top court strips ex-PM Thaksin Shinawatra's family of $1.4bn in contested assets, more than half the total demanded.
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Coup confusion

Friday, February 26th 2010, 14:46

Rumours of plots abound as Thailand judges Thaksin
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Charges over Thailand club fire

Wednesday, February 17th 2010, 13:14
related places: Bangkok

Thai prosecutors charges four people over a deadly Bangkok nightclub fire which left 67 dead and scores injured.
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Thais drop N Korea arms charges

Thursday, February 11th 2010, 10:40
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Thailand drops charges against the five-member crew of a plane suspected of carrying weapons from North Korea.
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Charges over Thai-Saudi jewel row

Tuesday, January 12th 2010, 12:55
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Five Thai police officers are charged with the murder of a Saudi businessmen in a case sparked by a jewel theft.
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Bid to mend Thai-Saudi jewel rift

Monday, January 11th 2010, 17:15
related countries: Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia

Thailand's prime minister has met a Saudi diplomat to try to mend a 20-year rift triggered by a multi-million dollar jewel theft.
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In pictures

Thursday, December 31st 2009, 0:09
related countries: Laos Laos

The expulsion of Hmong people from Thailand to Laos
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UN seeks access to Hmong in Laos

Wednesday, December 30th 2009, 9:13
related countries: Laos Laos

The UN refugee agency asks Laos for access to more than 4,000 ethnic Hmong forcibly repatriated from Thailand.
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Somali pirates hijack two ships

Tuesday, December 29th 2009, 11:56
related countries: Somalia Somalia, Spain Spain, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Somali pirates hijack a UK-flagged chemical tanker in the Gulf of Aden on its way to Thailand from Spain, officials say.
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Repatriated Hmong arrive in Laos

Tuesday, December 29th 2009, 6:37
related countries: Laos Laos

More than 4,000 ethnic Hmong arrive in Laos after being forcibly repatriated from Thailand, despite international protests.
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Thai army deports Hmong to Laos

Monday, December 28th 2009, 15:41
related countries: Laos Laos

Thailand begins deporting thousands of ethnic Hmong back to communist Laos, despite international objections.
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Fears grow for Hmong in Thailand

Friday, December 25th 2009, 4:57
related countries: Laos Laos

Concern grows among diplomats and aid groups about thousands of Lao Hmong people whom Thailand plans to deport.
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Thai custody for arms plane crew

Monday, December 14th 2009, 19:36
related countries: North Korea North Korea

Thailand orders the crew of a plane suspected of carrying arms from North Korea to be held for a further 12 days.
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Thai 'N Korean arms' men charged

Monday, December 14th 2009, 5:27
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Bangkok

Five crew members of a cargo plane seized in Bangkok for allegedly carrying weapons from North Korea are charged.
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'North Korean arms plane' seized

Saturday, December 12th 2009, 19:26
related countries: North Korea North Korea
related places: Bangkok

Thailand seizes a cargo plane refuelling in Bangkok which it says was carrying weapons from North Korea to an unknown destination.
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Cambodia's king pardons Thai spy

Friday, December 11th 2009, 11:13
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Cambodia's king has pardoned a Thai man sentenced to seven years in jail for spying, a government spokesman says.
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Thai protesters demand elections

Thursday, December 10th 2009, 16:41
related places: Bangkok

Thousands of supporters of deposed Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra hold a rally in Bangkok, seeking fresh elections.
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Cambodia jails Thai in spying row

Tuesday, December 8th 2009, 15:37
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Cambodia jails a man for seven years for spying on the Thai ex-PM, amid tension between the two neighbours.
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Thai king gives birthday audience

Saturday, December 5th 2009, 7:00

Thailand's King Bhumibol Adulyadej leaves hospital to give an audience at the royal palace on his 82nd birthday.
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Pirates jailed for yacht murder

Sunday, November 29th 2009, 16:16
related countries: Burma Burma, United Kingdom United Kingdom

Two Burmese fishermen and a 17-year-old boy are jailed in Thailand for murdering a British yachtsman.
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From Singapore to Bangkok on the 'jungle railway'

Saturday, November 28th 2009, 11:56
related countries: Malaysia Malaysia, Singapore Singapore
related places: Bangkok

Christine Finn samples various delicacies on a journey through Malaysia's jungle and the paddy fields of Thailand.
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In pictures

Friday, November 27th 2009, 0:06
related places: Bangkok

A day in the life of a Bangkok soup vendor
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Thailand's former PM Samak dies

Tuesday, November 24th 2009, 7:32

The former Thai PM Samak Sundaravej dies of cancer after a long political career which ended with a cookery show.
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Air spat widens Thai-Cambodia row

Thursday, November 19th 2009, 11:43
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Cambodia takes over the running of the country's Thai-owned air traffic operation, amid a deepening diplomatic row.
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US man jailed for Thai sex abuse

Monday, November 16th 2009, 22:30
related countries: United States United States

A US court jails a 61-year-old man for nearly 20 years for sexually abusing boys as young as six on trips to Thailand.
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Cambodia and Thailand expel staff

Thursday, November 12th 2009, 14:40
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Cambodia and Thailand each expel a top embassy diplomat, in a row over former Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra.
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Thaksin accusations from Cambodia

Thursday, November 12th 2009, 5:50
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra, in a speech in Cambodia, assails Thailand's current rulers' "false patriotism".
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Thaksin extradition request rejected

Wednesday, November 11th 2009, 11:09
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Cambodia rejects an extradition request from Thailand for former Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra, escalating a diplomatic row.
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Messy legacy

Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 14:28
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Ousted Thai PM's Cambodian job fuels tensions
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Thaksin stokes Thai-Cambodia rift

Tuesday, November 10th 2009, 11:35
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Ousted Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra arrives in Cambodia to work as an adviser, in a move likely to annoy Thailand.
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Cambodia tit-for-tat over Thaksin

Friday, November 6th 2009, 5:23

Cambodia recalls its ambassador from Thailand in tit-for-tat dispute over sanctuary offer to former Thai PM Thaksin.
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Southern war

Friday, November 6th 2009, 0:42

The Thai civilians being armed to defend their homes
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Thai envoy recalled from Cambodia

Thursday, November 5th 2009, 11:48
related countries: Cambodia Cambodia

Thailand recalls its ambassador from Cambodia after it appointed ousted Thai PM Thaksin Shinawatra as an advisor.
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Bid to ease Thai share volatility

Monday, November 2nd 2009, 12:03

Thailand's finance minister meets stock exchange regulators to look at ways of managing volatility in the country's markets.
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Two held over Thai king 'rumours'

Sunday, November 1st 2009, 18:46

Thai police arrest two people for allegedly spreading rumours about the health of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.
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