Four major Thai media associations have jointly called for editors and publishers to join a gathering against the government's attempt to gag press on April 5 and to discuss to find a common strategies to counter press harassment.
Army chief slams absent Sondhi over royal remark
Army commander-in-chief General Sonthi Boonyaratklin yesterday lashed out at Sondhi Limthongkul, a key leader of the anti-Thaksin People's Alliance for Democracy, for making a remark deemed "insulting" to His Majesty the King.
Thais call off strike in Taiwan
Thai workers hired by the Kaohsiung Rapid Transit Corp (KRTC) returned to work yesterday after going on strike the previous day complaining about poor quality food, increased medical insurance payments and various other problems, the Central News Agency reported.