05 Dec 2013 : Millions of people joined candle-light ceremonies across the country on Thursday night to mark His Majesty the King’s 86th birthday.
05 Dec 2013 : A Pheu Thai MP has suggested amending Section 291 of the constitution to allow for a transitional royally-appointed interim government, followed by a dissolution of parliament.
05 Dec 2013 : A mass rally of red-shirt supporters will take place in Ayutthaya province on Dec 10 to show opposition to anti-government demonstrators and their leader Suthep Thaugsuban, United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) co-leader Weng Tojirakan said on Thursday.
05 Dec 2013 : Heavy monsoonal rain and runoff from nearby mountains generated floods that struck several districts in Phatthalung province on Thursday, affecting homes, rubber and fruit plantations and other farm land.
05 Dec 2013 : Thailand’s economy has withstood coups and regime-changing protests for decades, luring manufacturers including Toyota Motor Corp even when turmoil dented stocks and the baht. This time may be tougher, Bloomberg News reports.
05 Dec 2013 : A man who has been collecting memorabilia of His Majesty the King for over 10 years has transformed a room in his house in Phitsanulok’s Muang district into a showcase gallery to celebrate the King’s 86th birthday.
05 Dec 2013 : His Majesty the King's love for sports is second to none.
05 Dec 2013 : NARATHIWAT – A fifth day of monsoonal rain has caused flooding in four more districts of Narathiwat on Thursday, with 13 districts now affected.
05 Dec 2013 : The European Central Bank will withhold new policy measures at its final meeting of the year Thursday after a surprise quarter-point rate cut last month, analysts said.
05 Dec 2013 : The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) is looking into complaints that about 20 satellite-based television channels are being affected by what is suspected to be intentional broadcast-signal interference.