The explosion in the Thai capital city left the protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban unharmed
Like this page on Facebook for updates
Thursday 16 January 2014
Eight have been killed and 450 injured since protests began in November
Tuesday 14 January 2014
Thousands are continuing to blockade major intersections for a second day in a bid to topple Thailand's government
Parts of Bangkok brought to a standstill as tens of thousands of protesters attempt to force out Thai PM Yingluck Shinawatra
Monday 13 January 2014
Tens of thousands of anti-government protesters brought parts of Bangkok to a standstill as part of an attempt to shut down the city and force the resignation of Thailand’s prime minister.
Cardiff City manager latest: Vincent Tan hears a new tune in show of support for Malky Mackay - earning the manager a reprieve for now
Monday 23 December 2013
Tan’s once-revered image at home is sliding: ‘More Comedy in Cardiff’ was a headline on one Malaysian website
Saturday 21 December 2013
Thailand's main opposition Democrat Party said Saturday that it would boycott February's general election, deepening the country's weekslong political crisis.
Thursday 05 December 2013
Thai King Bhumibol Adulyadej, the world's longest reigning monarch, granted an audience and gave a short speech at his Palace compound in Hua Hin, where hundreds of senior politicians, military officials and civil servants gathered to mark the monarch's 86th birthday.
The protesters confronting the Thai government are pushing the country deeper towards social conflict
Sunday 01 December 2013
The bogeyman of the demonstrators is Thailand’s exiled de facto ruler, Thaksin Shinawatra
Friday 29 November 2013
Protesters in Thailand stormed onto the grounds of the national army headquarters on Friday, breaking into their latest high-profile target in a bid to topple Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
Thursday 28 November 2013
Both earned the lasting enmity of their political establishments yet remained popular
Wednesday 27 November 2013
Demonstrators vow to take over 'every ministry' of government
Monday 25 November 2013
Protesters overrun government ministries in an attempt to topple Yingluck Shinawatra, prompting the Prime Minister to declare a new emergency security law
Tuesday 06 August 2013
Victims were among around 90 who lost lives in 2010 when anti-government protesters took to Bangkok streets
Wednesday 23 January 2013
A high-profile activist and magazine editor has been sentenced to 11 years in jail after he was convicted of defaming Thailand’s monarchy – the latest case involving the country’s increasingly controversial lese majeste laws.
Wednesday 28 November 2012
More than 20 Red Shirt leaders are due to go on trial in Thailand today accused of terrorism over violence in 2010 that left up to 90 people dead.
Saturday 24 November 2012
Thai police fired tear gas to disperse hundreds of anti-government protesters who pushed through barriers and clashed with security forces today as thousands gathered seeking to overthrow Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's government.
Disgruntled RBS worker writes hilarious open letter to Russell Brand after anti-capitalist publicity stunt leaves him hungry
Nigel Farage's approval rating hits 'record low' as popularity suffers in wake of Ukip sex scandal
Nigel Farage defends Kerry Smith 'ch***y' comment: 'If you are going for a Chinese, what do you say you’re going for?'
Pakistan school attack live: Taliban kill at least 132 children in 'horrifying' massacre
Sony hack: Angelina Jolie branded 'seriously out of her mind' in further embarrassing leaked email saga
Panic Saturday: 13 million Britons spend £1.2bn – while 13 million others across the country live in poverty unable to afford food
- 1 Nigel Farage: Me vs Russell Brand on Question Time – he's got the chest hair but where are his ideas?
- 2 Harry Potter fans can apply to the Hogwarts-inspired College of Wizardry
- 3 Jessica Chambers: 19-year-old woman 'doused with lighter fluid and burned alive' in the US
- 4 Russell Brand calls Nigel Farage 'poundshop Enoch Powell' in BBC Question Time debate
- 5 Orange Wednesdays are no more