| May 20, 2014
| 10:03 AM
The Royal Thai Army’s imposition of martial law nationwide on Tuesday drew condemnations from human rights groups and thrust the Southeast Asian kingdom into deeper political uncertainty stemming from months of crippling anti-government protests....
| May 22, 2014
| 6:09 AM
Thailand’s military on Thursday seized power from a caretaker government, declaring that the takeover was necessary to end six months of political crisis and often violent protests. It was the 12th coup in Thailand in 84 years. The televised...
| May 22, 2014
| 4:50 PM
Thailand's military on Thursday carried out the country's 12th coup in 82 years, arresting government and protest leaders in a move the army chief said would end six months of turmoil and deadly protests.
Gen. Prayuth Chan-ocha, flanked by uniformed...
| May 23, 2014
| 2:30 AM
The military coup in Thailand has dealt a direct blow to media and entertainment activities in the country.
The coup was announced Thursday afternoon local time after months of political stalemate between a caretaker government and opposition parties...
| Mar 11, 2014
| 9:47 PM
BEIJING — The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 grew more puzzling Tuesday as reports suggested the plane may have veered more than 300 miles west of its intended flight path and flew lower and longer than previously thought....
| Mar 11, 2014
| 11:13 AM
An “amazing” number of people have been scouring through satellite images to spot possible leads in the search for the missing Malaysia Airlines plane.
Satellite imagery provider DigitalGlobe said Tuesday that it was uploading more shots...
| Mar 21, 2014
| 2:27 PM
Thailand's constitutional court Friday nullified the Feb. 2 election won by supporters of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra amid an opposition boycott, prolonging the country's 4-month-old political crisis and threatening a deeper toll on its tourism-...
| Mar 23, 2014
| 6:30 PM
Technicolor's facility in Bangkok, Thailand, will close at the end of the month.
Staff at the long-established plant have been told that their last day will be March 27 and that the facility will close on March 31.
The site had provided a full...
| Mar 12, 2014
| 4:17 AM
BEIJING -- Malaysian officials are defending their handling of the frustrating search for the Boeing 777 that vanished without a trace on Saturday morning on its way from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.
"We have nothing to hide," said acting transportation...
| Mar 26, 2014
| 4:30 PM
HONG KONG -- The Thailand International Film Destination Festival is to take place for a second time in April.
The locations promotional event will run April 20-29 at Bangkok's Paragon complex.
"Whilst it was initially planned as a one-off event, its...
| Mar 27, 2014
| 8:45 PM
Australian authorities said on Friday they were shifting the focus of their Indian Ocean search for the wreckage of Malaysia's missing jet, moving it 685 miles to the northeast after receiving new information from Malaysia.
For more than a week, ships...