Thai king endorses junta leader Prayuth Chan-ocha as Prime Minister

Thai military leader General Prayuth Chan-ocha was endorsed as prime minister by Thailand`s king on Monday, four days after he was elected by his own hand-picked parliament.

Thai man jailed for `attempting` to defame monarchy

Thai man was jailed for six years and eight months for crimes including attempting to defame the monarchy -- an apparently unprecedented charge that deepened concerns about freedom of expression.

Thailand King doesn`t mention protests, urges peace in his Birthday speech

After days of violence and chaos triggered by fierce anti-government protests, Thailand has finally something to cheer about – The King`s Birthday.

Uneasy truce prevails in Thailand before King`s birthday

The political confrontation went on a pause mode as a sign of respect to the King Bhumibol Adulyadej whose birthday will be celebrated tomorrow.

Thailand`s King leaves hospital after 4 years

Thailand`s 85-year-old King has left the Bangkok hospital where he lived for the past four years and returned to his seaside palace with the Queen.

Thailand`s King to leave hospital after four years

Thailand`s 85-year-old King is set to be discharged from a hospital after receiving treatment for a respiratory condition for four years.

Thailand’s Queen told to take rest

An MRI examination showed a slight shortage of blood in Thailand`s Queen Sirikit`s brain.

Thai King suffers brain bleeding

Thailand`s 84-year-old King has suffered brain bleeding, forcing him to cancel a planned trip to a nearby province.

Thai King makes 1st trip outside Bangkok in years

Thousands of Thais lined the roads from Bangkok to the historic capital Ayutthaya to catch a glimpse of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.

US man pleads guilty to royal insult

Joe Gordon has been detained since late May on charges of translating parts of a banned biography of King Bhumibol Adulyadej.