Women dance as anti-government protesters occupy the finance ministry for a third day in a bid to oust the government of Yingluck Shinawatra in Bangkok, Thailand, yesterday. Photograph: Paula Bronstein/Getty Images

Thousands of demonstrators massed outside four Thai government ministries, a major state office complex and 24 provincial halls on Wednesday in a wide(...)

An armed police escort  for Muslim school children in the village of Tak Bai, location of one of the conflict’s worst massacres. Photograph: Tom Farrell

The banner at the junction in the village of Tak Bai is scripted in both Thai and Arabic. Above a gaggle of smiling schoolchildren, some clutching Tha(...)

Thai police at  a grocer’s shop where six people were shot dead by suspected Muslim militants in the southern province of Pattani yesterday. Photograph: Surapan Boonthanom/Reuters

Suspected Muslim insurgents shot dead six people, including a three-year-old boy, in a convenience store in southern Thailand, police said, jus(...)