Home > Bangkok (Page 416)
Breaking News

In devastated Bangkok, residents join city workers in cleanup efforts

BANGKOK -- Armed with brooms, rubber gloves and a torrent of detergent, middle-class Thais took to the streets of central Bangkok on Sunday to remove the detritus of protests, reclaiming the city from their now-banished and despised "red shirt" country cousins. The cleanup crew scoured anti-government graffiti off walls and

Read More
Breaking News

Bangkok Begins to Restore Order

BANGKOK—Life in Bangkok started returning to normal Thursday as Thailand's capital began to clean up the mess left by a monthslong protest, but a solution to the country's deep-seated political problems appeared no closer. While government troops dealt with some remaining pockets of resistance from a small number of militant protesters,

Read More
Breaking News

Bangkok aftermath: ‘Not the Thailand we know anymore’

Bangkok, Thailand (CNN) -- Some Bangkok residents ventured out on Thursday to shop and take stock of the damage done to their city one day after the government evicted thousands of anti-government protesters from a downtown district, triggering fires, riots and intense street battles. Some shoppers at the Emporium mall --

Read More
Breaking News

Fiery rage hits Bangkok

Arsonists, rioters and shooters wreaked havoc in many areas of Bangkok on Wednesday after red shirt leaders announced an end of their 45-day protests at the Rajprasong shopping area. The government's Centre for the Resolution of the Emergency Situation (CRES) imposed curfew between 8 am and 6 am in Bangkok and

Read More
Breaking News

Mobs burn Bangkok

Arsonists rampaged in downtown Bangkok on Wednesday afternoon, setting fire to buildings and shopping centres, after the core leaders of the United front for democracy against Dictatorship surrendered and announced an end to the protest rally at Ratchaprasong intersection. Fires were reported at Central World department store in Ratchaprasong, Siam Theatre

Read More

By using the site you agree and accept the terms of this Privacy and Cookies Policy. more information

The cookie settings on this website are set to "allow cookies" to give you the best browsing experience possible. If you continue to use this website without changing your cookie settings or you click "Accept" below then you are consenting to this.

Close