13 Jan 2014
Bangkok: Anti-government protesters on Monday begun blocking key intersections across the congested Thai capital in their bid to "shutdown" the city and force embattled Premier Yingluck Shinawatra to step down.
01 Feb 2014
Bangkok: Thailand will go to polls on Sunday amid a standoff between embattled premier Yingluck Shinawatra and opposition-backed anti-government protesters who have vowed to disrupt the elections.
19 Feb 2014
Bangkok: Thai protesters seeking to oust Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Wednesday threatened to storm her temporary office, a day after street clashes left five people dead and 70 others injured.
24 Mar 2014
Yavatmal: As many as 17 farmers have allegedly committed suicide in the agrarian crisis hit Vidarbha region of Maharashtra in the last five days, a NGO working for their cause claimed on Monday.
11 Mar 2014
Colombo: Sri Lanka has slammed what it termed as an attempt by a British channel to denigrate Colombo ahead of the voting on a US-sponsored resolution in UNHRC over alleged rights abuses during the war with LTTE.
11 Mar 2014
Ahmedabad: The Congress party on Monday termed as "filmy dialogues" the claims made by Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi on development during his ongoing electoral campaign.
27 Dec 2013
Bangkok: An injured anti-government protester succumbed to gunshot wounds on Friday, taking the death toll to two in the latest bout of political violence in Thailand.
26 Dec 2013
Bangkok: A policeman was killed and 48 people were injured in violent clashes between anti-government protesters and police on Thursday, prompting Thailand's Election Commission to ask the government to delay the forthcoming snap polls.
05 Feb 2014
Bangkok: Indian businessman Satish Sehgal, who has been ordered to be deported for participating in protests demanding the ouster of Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, has said that he had stopped all political activities after emergency was imposed here.
03 Jan 2014
BANGKOK: Thailand's finance minister expressed concern about a weak currency and damage to the economy on Friday as supporters and opponents of the government prepared for big rallies this month that risk pushing the divided country to the brink of chaos.