2015 in Thailand

The year 2015 is the 234th year of the Rattanakosin Kingdom of Thailand. It was the 70th year in the reign of King Bhumibol Adulyadej (Rama IX), and is reckoned as year 2558 in the Buddhist Era.

Incumbents

Events

January

  • January 6 - Thai police arrest Gurmeet Singh convicted of involvement in a bombing in Chandigarh that killed 18 people in 1996, including Beant Singh who was then chief minister of Punjab.[1]
  • January 9 - Former Prime Minister of Thailand Yingluck Shinawatra appears to face impeachment charges over a failed rice subsidy scheme.[2]
  • January 23 - Thailand's military-appointed legislature votes to impeach former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra for her role in overseeing a government rice subsidy program that lost billions of dollars.[3]

February

March

April

  • April 2 - Thailand's junta escalates their control from martial law to absolute power.[4]

May

June

July

August

September

October

November

December

Births

Deaths

See also

  • 2015 in Thai television
  • List of Thai films of 2015


References

  1. ^ "Thai police arrest fugitive convicted of 1995 India bombing". 6 January 2015. Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  2. ^ "Yingluck Shinawatra: Ex-Thai PM rejects impeachment hearing allegations". 9 January 2015. Retrieved 10 January 2015.
  3. ^ Doksone, Thanyarat (23 January 2015). "Thai ex-premier Yingluck impeached, faces criminal charges". AP.
  4. ^ "Thailand junta replaces martial law with absolute power". 2 April 2015. Retrieved 2 April 2015.
  5. ^ "Malaysia finds graves of suspected trafficking victims". 24 May 2015. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  6. ^ "Malaysia has found 139 graves believed to contain migrants-police chief". 25 May 2015. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  7. ^ "Thailand to allow US to identify migrant boats". 29 May 2015. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  8. ^ "South-East Asian migrant crisis: Thai general faces arrest warrant on suspicion of human trafficking". 2 June 2015. Retrieved 18 June 2015.
  9. ^ "Mysterious 'fireball' caught on camera blazing over Bangkok". The Telegraph. Retrieved September 7, 2015.


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