Monday, March 15, 2010
The prime minister of Thailand this morning rejected an ultimatum from anti-government protesters to call a snap election. Tens of thousands of demonstrators are currently in front of the army barracks in Bangkok where the prime minister has been staying.
Thursday, September 24, 2009
Donald G. McNeil Jr., a science reporter for The New York Times, joins us with a look at what could be a significant breakthrough in the fight against the spread of HIV. Researchers have announced the results of a six-year, 16,000-person study in Thailand, and it appears that an experimental HIV vaccine has cut the risk of infection by almost one-third when compared to a placebo. This is the first time a vaccine has cut the risk of infection at all.
Monday, April 13, 2009
For footage of the violent protests, watch the video below.
Tuesday, December 30, 2008
— Jonathan Head on Thailand's new Prime Minister
Monday, December 15, 2008