BANGKOK Thailand's Constitutional Court on Friday dissolved an opposition political party that has been critical of the military establishment and banned its charismatic leader from politics for 10 years over a loan he gave the party.
BANGKOK Villagers along the Mekong River have asked a court in Bangkok on Friday to slow down Thai purchases of electricity from a hydropower dam in Laos, which they say has harmed their livelihoods since it began operation last year.
NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Thailand A Thai soldier's killing of 29 people in a rage over a housing deal involving his superior officer has brought attention to the business dealings of army personnel in a country that just emerged from direct military rule.
BANGKOK Thailand's army chief apologised on Tuesday for a rogue soldier, whose 19-hour shooting rampage killed 29 people and wounded 57 over the weekend, stunning the country.
NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Thailand A soldier angry over a property deal gone sour killed at least 29 people and wounded 57 in a rampage that spanned four locations in and around the northeastern Thai city of Nakhon Ratchasima before he was shot dead early Sunday. | Video
* Soldier shot officer at army camp, drove stolen Humvee to
NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Thailand, Feb 9 A member of
the Thai security forces was killed early on Sunday in a raid
into a shopping mall to try to stop a soldier on a shooting
rampage, bringing the total death toll to 21, the health
NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Thailand A Thai soldier shot dead at least 20 people Saturday, posting messages on Facebook as he went on the rampage in a northeastern city where he was still holed up in a mall well over 12 hours after he first struck, authorities said. | Video
LUANG PRABANG, Laos On a wide bank of the Mekong River, yellow markers and visits by surveyors show preparations underway to build Laos' third and largest dam on Southeast Asia's most vital waterway.
LUANG PRABANG, Laos, Feb 7 On a wide bank of the
Mekong River, yellow markers and visits by surveyors show
preparations underway to build Laos' third and largest dam on
Southeast Asia's most vital waterway.