Newly crowned Thai king hopes for unity, prosperity

World 05/06/19, 07:58

Thailand's newly crowned King Maha Vajiralongkorn told thousands of cheering people gathered outside Bangkok's Grand Palace on Monday that he was grateful for their good wishes and believed they were a sign everyone would work together for the country's prosperity.Vajiralongkorn ...

Update: Thai king is officially crowned Rama X

Asia & Pacific 05/04/19, 00:27

The Latest on the coronation of Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn (all times local):12:25 p.m.Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has been crowned in a coronation ceremony taking place more than two years after he assumed the throne.In this image made from the ...

Thailand’s king appoints his consort as queen

Asia & Pacific 05/01/19, 10:21

Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn, who will have his official coronation on Saturday, has appointed his consort as the country's queen.An announcement Wednesday in the Royal Gazette said Suthida Vajiralongkorn Na Ayudhya is legally married to the 66-year-old king, and is ...

Update: Military party takes lead in Thai election

Asia & Pacific 03/24/19, 09:42

The Latest on Thailand's general election (all times local):9:40 p.m.Figures from Thailand's Election Commission show a military-backed party has taken the lead in the country's first election since a 2014 coup.A woman casts her vote at a polling station in ...

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