Thailand’s Future Forward party dissolved

A popular opposition party in Thailand has been dissolved by the Constitutional Court. Future Forward Party rose to prominence in last year’s election but has since faced several legal challenges which its leaders say are politically motivated. Al Jazeera’s Wayne Hay reports from Bangkok, Thailand. – Subscribe to our channel: http://aje.io/AJSubscribe – Follow us on … Read more Thailand’s Future Forward party dissolved

Thai court dissolves opposition party over ‘illegal’ loan

Thailand’s constitutional court has decided to dissolve the third-largest political bloc in the country. The ruling came after the Future Forward Party and its leader were accused of breaking election finance laws. Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit had reportedly loaned nearly $6 million to his party while campaigning last year. Al Jazeera’s Wayne Hay reports from the party’s … Read more Thai court dissolves opposition party over ‘illegal’ loan

How North Korea is reporting on coronavirus (English subtitles)

The Covid-19 coronavirus continues to spread across the world. It has infected more than 65,000 people and killed over 1,700. But there is little known about how it’s affecting North Korea. The secretive state is close to the centre of the outbreak, with numerous cases reported in South Korea, Japan, Thailand, Vietnam, Cambodia, Singapore, Malaysia … Read more How North Korea is reporting on coronavirus (English subtitles)

Coronavirus, UK reshuffle, Griveaux quits Paris race over sex video, Parasite’s historic Oscars win

For some, the vacation from hell is over. Cambodian leader Hun Sen welcoming passengers from the M-S Westerdam that set sail from Singapore on January 16th. The Coronavirus outbreak had Thailand and other refusing entry despite there being no confirmed cases aboard. Meanwhile, the ordeal continues for most of the 37-hundred aboard the Diamond Princess … Read more Coronavirus, UK reshuffle, Griveaux quits Paris race over sex video, Parasite’s historic Oscars win

Floating for two weeks: passenger describes life onboard cruise ship refused to port

A passenger left stranded aboard a cruise ship with more than 2,000 passengers and crew described life on the cruise  after Thailand became the fifth country to deny it permission to dock over fears people may be infected with the novel coronavirus. The MS Westerdam is moored in the Gulf of Thailand with nowhere to dock … Read more Floating for two weeks: passenger describes life onboard cruise ship refused to port

Thailand vigil honours victims as city reels from nation’s worst mass shooting | ABC News

Hundreds gather to honour the victims of a mass shooting that killed 29 people, while the stories of Thais who sheltered those fleeing the massacre help mourners begin to grieve. Read more here: https://ab.co/37fQkYI For more from ABC News, click here: https://ab.co/2kxYCZY You can watch more ABC News content on iview: https://ab.co/2OB7Mk1 Subscribe to us … Read more Thailand vigil honours victims as city reels from nation’s worst mass shooting | ABC News

‘He’s my only son’: Thailand grieves for shooting victims

Warning: This video contains footage of the moment the gunman is shot dead. Vigils have been held for the 29 people killed by a soldier who went on a shooting rampage in Thailand. The suspected gunman, Sgt Jakrapanth Thomma, was shot dead by security forces 18 hours after the attack began. SUBSCRIBE to our YouTube … Read more ‘He’s my only son’: Thailand grieves for shooting victims

Thailand | Buddhists mark full moon festival with dazzling light show

Thousands of Buddhist monks and worshippers gathered to attend a lantern-lit ceremony at Wat Phra Dhammakaya temple in Pathum Thani province, celebrating Makha Bucha Day. The ceremony, also known as Lord Buddha Day, honours Buddha and his teachings. Subscribe to RT! https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCpwvZwUam-URkxB7g4USKpg?sub_confirmation=1 RT LIVE https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IFAcqaNzNSc Check out http://rt.com Like us on Facebook http://www.facebook.com/RTnews Follow us … Read more Thailand | Buddhists mark full moon festival with dazzling light show

Thai rogue soldier angry over ‘property deal dispute’

Thailand’s Prime Minister says a property dispute was the motive for a soldier to shoot hostages in a shopping mall. The 32-year-old gunman killed 29 people before security forces eventually cornered and killed him. He first opened fire at a military base near the northeastern city of Nakhon Ratchasima, also known as Korat. Al Jazeera’s … Read more Thai rogue soldier angry over ‘property deal dispute’