Police mull lèse majesté charge against driver involved in road rage incident

Wat Phra Pathom Chedi in Nakhon Pathom
The Wat Phra Pathom Chedi temple viewed from a street in Mueang Nakhon Pathom. Photo: Phong Phat G.

Police are considering filing a charge of lèse majesté against a hot-tempered motorist, who allegedly makde insulting remarks about the Thai people in general and [Read More…]

Kid Arrested for ‘Insulting’ Erdogan on Facebook

Prime Minister of Turkey Recep Tayyip Erdogan
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, Prime Minister of Turkey at the Annual Meeting 2006 of the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland. Photo: World Economic Forum.

Turkish authorities arrested a teenager for ‘insulting’ President Recep Tayyip Erdogan on Facebook, Turkey’s Dogan News Agency reported. The 17-year-old boy wasn’t particularly happy about [Read More…]

Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva under fire for ‘stupid lady’ jibe

Thailand News Breaking News
Thailand News Breaking News. Image: TN.

Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva has come under fire for making insulting remarks widely believed to refer to Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. PM’s secretary-general Suranand [Read More…]