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Thai PM Shinawatra survives confidence vote as protests continue

Thai PM Shinawatra survives confidence vote as protests continue

Nov 28, – Yingluck Shinawatra has survived a no-confidence vote lodged by Thailand’s opposition comparatively comfortably. Politicians voted in Bangkok in the midst of street protests against the Thai government. Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra received 297 votes of support in Thursday’s no-confidence vote, while 134 members of parliament voted against the government. Yingluck’s embattled government […]

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Boat carrying 70 Muslim Rohingya sinks off Myanmar

Boat carrying 70 Muslim Rohingya sinks off Myanmar

Nov 03, – So far, only eight survivors have been found.Abdul Melik, who works for the humanitarian organization Action Against Hunger, says the boat was in the Bay of Bengal and headed for Bangladesh when it went down early on Sunday. Relatives of those on board are scouring waters and coastlines. The incident comes after […]

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