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Thai junta boss eyes staying on with little stopping him

BANGKOK (AP) — When Prayuth Chan-Ocha seized control of Thailand in a military coup, he vigorously denounced politicians as responsible for the country's ills and positioned himself and his ...

Strolling through Kolkata's colonial past

KOLKATA, India (AP) — The British left footprints across their far-flung colonial empire from Toronto to Yangon. But nowhere is there as vast and varied a collection of heritage arch...

King's legacy still felt strongly as Thailand bids goodbye

HUAY HOM, Thailand (AP) — As Thailand prepares to cremate its king of 70 years, an era comes to an end amid tears, nostalgia and anxiety. Bhumibol Adulyadej (POO-mee-pon AH-dun-yaa-d...

Former loyalists lose faith in Myanmar's democracy icon

YANGON, Myanmar (AP) — As Aung San Suu Kyi launched a national struggle against decades of harsh military rule, one medical student worked tirelessly at her side, facing down gun-wielding soldiers try...