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The Pattaya News -=-=-=-=-=-=-=-=- Chonburi – A lead singer of a well known Thai rock band, Prakasit “Zit” Sakolvaree, had performed for the first time at Pattaya Music Festival 2020 last night, December 12, after a well publicized recent disappearance to Hua Hin due to having depression. By clicking 'Create Account and Subscribe' you agree to us creating an account for you and subscribing you to our newsletter in accordance with our Privacy Policy and Legal Notice.Emails, which may be sent daily or less frequently, may include marketing elements. While most of us are living out isolation within four ever-shrinking walls, the King of Thailand has splurged for his self-isolation – along with 20 women. Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn has been proclaimed Thailand's new king, 50 days after the death of his father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej. • First Phaya (Governor) of Thailand 5 Phaya Ngua Nam Thum: c. 1266 1323 1347 (24 years) (81 years old) • Cousin of Loe Thai 6 Phaya Li Thai (Phra Maha Thammaracha I) c. 1300 1347 1368 (21 years) (68 years old) • Cousin of Ngua Nam Thum • First Phra (King) of Thailand Under the suzerainty of the Kingdom of Ayutthaya: 7 Phaya Lue Thai We don't have an account for this email address. German media are reporting today that they doubt part-time Bavarian tourist and resident, Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn, will ever return. The monarch in question, King Maha Vajiralongkorn, officially known as King Rama X, was crowned in May 2019, almost three years after the death of the previous king, his father Bhumibol Adulyadej. You can unsubscribe whenever you want. Thailand gets a new King: Maha Vajiralongkorn has been officially crowned today, in a grand ceremony in Bangkok. A Thai law student arrested for sharing a critical article about his countrys new king that was posted on Facebook is this years winner of South Koreas most prestigious human rights … Thailand's secretive, playboy king has a history of jailing people who insult him and is reportedly holed up in a… INSIDER 19:50 18-Dec-20 Thailand reports local infections as measures to restart tourism begin Reuters 09:27 18-Dec-20 The king of Thailand has been accused of governing his country from a Bavarian hotel for months on end in possible violation of German law that poses a dilemma for local officials. Stunning drone light show celebrates Thai King's coronation. The former actress and entertainer, nicknamed Benz, fled to Britain with the king’s five children after being accused of abuse and fraud – but where is Sujarinee today? Thailand's King has fired four more palace officials, the latest in a series of high profile public dismissals that include his own royal consort. By clicking 'Sign in and Subscribe' you agree to us subscribing you to our newsletter in accordance with our Privacy Policy and Legal Notice.Emails, which may be sent daily or less frequently, may include marketing elements. Stay informed. Please try different keywords. Chiara Giordano. Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn sitting on the royal palanquin while proceeding to the Temple of the Emerald Buddha during his coronation ceremony in Bangkok, Thailand, on May 4, 2019. The latest breaking news, comment and features from The Independent. Asia Thailand's king should not reign from German soil, Berlin says. Thai king stays silent on protesters’ call for reform of monarchy. The latest breaking news, ... Thai king brings back royal consort after ousting her last year. The king of Thailand is enjoying life at a luxury hotel in Germany, while his subjects back home are suffering under coronavirus. Crown Prince Maha Vajiralongkorn has been proclaimed Thailand's new king, 50 days after the death of his father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Oct 14th 2020 T HE MONUMENTS … Zit, also known as Zit MOTIF, reportedly went […] Thousands of protesters have taken to the streets in Thailand to demand reform. Maha Vajiralongkorn urges ‘order and peace’ in the country as he swears in a new cabinet of Prime Minister Prayuth. Stay informed. Please ensure your password has at least 8 characters, an uppercase and a lowercase letter, and a number or symbol. Support us ... King of Thailand. ‘Illegal Thoughts’: How Some Exiled Critics of Thai King Are Fuelling a Revolt By Reuters , Wire Service Content Sept. 9, 2020 By Reuters , Wire Service Content Sept. 9, 2020, at 7:18 p.m. Are reporting today that they doubt part-time Bavarian tourist and resident, Thailand s... 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