Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej aged 86, the world’s longest-reigning monarch, was discharged from Siriraj hospital on Monday after 5 weeks.
A separate van carried Queen Sirikit aged 82, who was also admitted for a health checkup. 45 more words
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Originally, “Mother’s Day” in Thailand was brought in by Field Marshal Pibulsongkram as a political tool to reinforce the idea that Thai society was a big family. 534 more words