Stories By Panu Wongcha-um
109 Mar 2014 Sun
Red Shirt supporters in northern Thailand on Saturday converged in Chiang Mai province for a mass rally during the weekend in a show of support for the embattled caretaker government of Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
207 Mar 2014 Fri
Supporters of Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinwatra are gathering on Saturday to rally for the government amid the protracted political crisis in the country.
317 Feb 2014 Mon
Angry customers reportedly took their deposits out of Government Savings Bank in protest against the bank's funding to the rice-pledging scheme.
413 Feb 2014 Thu
Satirical news talk show "Cho Khao Tuen" has become quite the Internet sensation in Thailand. More people are tuning in online to watch the show's hosts discuss big issues with cheeky dialogue, laced with teenage slang and funny antics.
507 Feb 2014 Fri
Thai rice farmers protesting at the Commerce Ministry north of Bangkok are receiving support in the form of food and drink from anti-government protesters led by Suthep Thaugsuban.
605 Feb 2014 Wed
Protests in Thailand are set to intensify with rice farmers planning to close all main roads in the country on Thursday.
731 Jan 2014 Fri
Owners and workers of rubber plantations in southern Thailand are at the forefront of anti-government protests in Bangkok.
830 Jan 2014 Thu
In a lead up to the February 2 election, political campaigning in Southern Thailand has been rather subdued and overshadowed by the anti-government protest. Channel NewsAsia examines the main concerns for the local residents in Surat Thani province who have joined the anti-government rallies.
929 Jan 2014 Wed
Southern Thailand is traditionally a Democrat Party stronghold but the party's boycott of the polls have put them at odds with many voters there.
1022 Jan 2014 Wed
A new group of demonstrators, calling themselves the “White Shirts”, have emerged in Thailand’s colour-coded street politics.