Thailand / Princess disqualified from list of candidates for prime minister

Thai Princess Ubolratana was on Monday formally disqualified for running for prime minister, ending her brief and ill-fated political union with a party allied to the powerful Shinawatra clan, just da

Thailand / Refugee footballer will not be extradited to Bahrain, says prosecutor

Refugee footballer Hakeem al-Araibi will not be sent back to Bahrain after Thailand dropped extradition proceedings against him on the Gulf State’s request, a prosecutor said Monday

Politics / Princess takes on Prayuth in Thai election shock

Today’s shock announcement that Thai Princess Ubolratana will stand as a candidate in the upcoming elections for a political party dominated by the ousted Shinawatra family will pit the princess

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