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Phones Light up in Hong Kong on Tiananmen Massacre Anniversary

Hundreds of people gathered in Hong Kong near the site of a banned candlelight vigil on Friday, lighting up their phone flashlights as thousands of police turned out to guard the area and prevent anyone from getting through. Without talking to each other, the bystanders lit up their phones at around 8.00 p.m. outside the […]Read More

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Ex PM Yingluck Shinawatra says junta has failed Thais on

Ousted fugitive former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra wrote on her Facebook page today (Saturday) saying it was bitter and hurtful to see the Thai people failed by the junta led government, seven years after the military backed National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) took power. “Throughout the past seven years, I feel hurt and […]Read More

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Thais pay tribute to late Great King Bhumibol on 4th

Thai people nationwide came out in force this morning to pay tribute to late King Bhumibol the Great on the fourth anniversary of his passing on October 13th, 2016 at the age of 89,by giving alms to monks. In Bangkok, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his wife presided over a merit-making ceremony at Sanam Luang, […]Read More

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Thais celebrate Queen Suthida’s birthday

Activities were held on Wednesday for people in all walks of life to mark Her Majesty the Queen’s birthday. Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha and his wife, Naraporn, led the cabinet ministers to write well-wishing messages at the Grand Palace for the Queen, who turned 42 on Wednesday. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST REPORTERSRead More

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Korat Marks 364 Years of City’s Anniversary

NAKHON RATCHASIMA, Feb 15 (TNA) – Several thousands of people in Nakhon Ratchasima province joined a religious ceremony to mark 364 years of the city’s anniversary following the mass shooting at Terminal 21 last week. The merit-making ceremony was conducted at Thao Suranaree monument where 10,000 Buddhist monks received morning alms. Full story: mcot.net TNARead More

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Thailand honors HM the late King on World Soil Day

Thailand has organized nationwide activities to honor His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej the Great and his brilliance in the area of soil, as the international community marks World Soil Day on December 5. One area to which His Majesty King Bhumibol devoted considerable attention, and achieved tangible results, was in the area of […]Read More

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HM Queen Sirikit, The Queen Mother, makes merit on her

Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, the Queen Mother, at a private merit making ceremony in Chitralada Palace to celebrate her 87th birthday anniversary today (August 12th) She was accompanied by His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn Phra Vajiraklaochaoyuhua, Queen Suthida Bajrasudhabimalalakshana, Somdech Phra Kanishthadhiraj Chao Krom Somdech Phra Debaratnarajsuda Chao Fa Maha Chakri Sirindhorn, Somdet Phrachao Nong […]Read More