An anti-government protester waves a large Thai  flag during a protest calling for monarchy reform at the Siam Commercial Bank headquarters in Bangkok on November 25th. Photograph: Diego Azubel/EPA

The number 112 strikes fear in Thailand. It refers to Section 112 of the country’s criminal code, which makes insulting or defaming the king and his c(...)

  Protesters make three-finger salutes outside the headquarters of the Siam Commercial Bank on Wednesday in Bangkok, Thailand. Photograph:  Sirachai Arunrugstichai/Getty Images

Thousands of Thai protesters called on King Maha Vajiralongkorn on Wednesday to cede control of a royal fortune valued in the tens of billions of doll(...)

Police officers wearing face masks stand in line, protecting the area surrounding the Grand Palace during a protest in Bangkok, Thailand, on Sunday. Photograph: AP Photo/Wason Wanichakorn

Openly challenging the monarchy of Thailand’s King Maha Vajiralongkorn, thousands of protesters marched in Bangkok on Sunday to present demands that i(...)

A Thai police officer photographed in front of the Siam Commercial Bank building in  Bangkok.  At least eight people died and seven were hospitalised after fire suppression chemicals were accidentally released. Photograph:Narong Sangnak/EPA

Eight people have died and seven others were injured at the headquarters of one of Thailand’s largest banks when workers accidentally released fire-ex(...)