Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn has reportedly freed his former concubine from jail and flown her to Germany to join his 'harem'. The Bangkok Hospital where the Thai monarch may have been treated this week amid claims that one of his bodyguards tested positive for Covid-19. The king of Thailand has pardoned his concubine after throwing her in jail last year and had her flown to Germany to join his Alpine harem, it is claimed. Inside Thai king's insane life with 20 mistresses, a official royal consort and a wife . Thanks to restrictions to the Thai press, relatively little is known about Maha Vajiralongkorn. The latest breaking news, comment and features from The Independent. While German media frequently covers the king's exploits in Germany, details of his life there are not carried in Thai media. 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Protesters also want to reduce the king's powers under the constitution, which specifically allows him to exercise powers when he is outside Thailand without appointing a regent. Published: 05:18 EST, 23 October 2020 | Updated: 05:17 EST, 24 October 2020. King Maha Vajiralongkorn in Germany Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn, accompanied by Queen Suthida, greets royalist supporters today after the monarch's recent return to the country to mark the fourth anniversary of his father's death, The King and Queen greet supporters after a Buddhist ceremony for the late monarch today, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida greet their royalist followers as they leave a religious ceremony to commemorate the death of King Chulalongkorn, known as King Rama V, at The Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand today, Thailand's King Vajiralongkorn (second right) and Queen Suthida (right) greet royalist supporters outside the Grand Palace today, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida greet royalist supporters as Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana (centre) takes a photo of them after a Buddhist ceremony for the late king Chulalongkorn in Bangkok today. The COVID-19 VACCINE: Protecting YOU and the rest of the UK. 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Before her dismissal, Ms Sineenat held the rank of major-general in the King’s royal bodyguard unit, where Queen Suthida was the deputy chief. Britain is bracing for washout festive season as its battered by... 'It's the trolley police all over again!' Maas said that halting negotiations was 'an option' to exert pressure but it would be right to discuss with Thailand first. The king has two villas on Lake Starnberg, about 60km (37.5 miles) away from Erding, Bild Zeitung reports. The man who saves our locks when the salons shut: He's the hairdresser who has celebrities fighting for... Asda apologises after online shoppers were left without their turkeys in food deliveries just days before... Grooviest of daddios! The official reason is the turmoil that was caused by 100 Thai tourists who, following their arrival at Bangkok, refused to go to the state‘s quarantine facility.▶︎ ABSURD, however, is what is potentially the real reason for the closure: The airport‘s arrival area was allegedly being disinfected.Human rights journalist and Thailand specialist Andrew MacGregor Marshall (49) told BILD: „Closing the airport for merely three days makes little sense in terms of halting the pandemic‘s spread. Covid vaccinations will continue on Christmas Day with only 350,000 receiving jab so... Police Scotland will double its presence along English border with 'highly visible patrols' to deter anyone... Partying while they still can! She has undergone military training and is … Suthida Vajiralongkorn na Ayudhya, a former Thai Airways flight attendant, had to lie on the floor as she was given a gift by the king during the marriage ceremony. This week, Bild newspaper reported she had arrived in Germany, where the Thai king spends much of the year. He was met outside by a huge crowd of pro-royalists, offering flowers, taking photographs and reaching out to touch the beleaguered monarch. Walter the Hungarian Vizsla survives 150ft fall off cliff and is back home 24 hours after... Why we'll NEVER stop believing in The Secret: Millions bought the original life-changing book. But despite the speculation, the king’s … Rama met with his wife, Suthida (41), who had been staying at the „Hotel Waldegg“ in Engelberg, Switzerland, for weeks. Support for the demonstrators has spread beyond universities into the wider population, but a particular point of contention is reform of the monarchy. The corona virus poses a huge problem for the quirky Thai ruler – and has made him the king of the clouds. Among their demands are the resignation of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha, reform of the monarchy, a new constitution and an end to the harassment of government critics. German tabloid Bild reported that the king had intended to have a bigger celebration but 119 members of his entourage were forced to go back to Thailand amidst fear for the spread of Coronavirus. Early humans may have survived harsh winters more than 400,000 years ago by HIBERNATING, fossil experts... Can YOU finish the lyrics to these popular Christmas carols? 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The company was happy to make an exception for the monarch, however, and exclusively transported the king back home – with special permission.▶︎ BIZARRE: Bangkok airport, which is enormous, has been closed for the past three days. This week, Bild newspaper reported she had arrived in Germany, where the Thai king spends much of the year. Sie haben Javascript für ihren Browser deaktiviert. He will not be formally crowned until some time after the … The extremely rich king (his wealth is estimated to be 60 to 100 billion euros) does not really care. During the ceremony he was carried on a golden platform in a spectacular six-and-a-half-hour procession through Bangkok's historic quarter. The festival commemorates the establishment of the royal dynasty: an unmissable event for the controversial ruler, who is increasingly facing resistance within his kingdom. 'Preparing for Christmas is a part time job': Muslim man in Canada celebrating his first 'proper' Xmas goes... DR MAX PEMBERTON: Now, more than ever, we must keep our Christmas rituals. King Maha Vajiralongkorn - latest news, breaking stories and comment - The Independent Support us The appearance of criticism on social media of the 67-year old king, who accepted the throne on December 1, 2016 as the latest monarch in the 238-year-old Chakri dynasty, is extraordinary and seems to flow to places where Thai censors aren’t nimble enough to follow, including using arcane and derogatory references to the king on a K-pop news outlet normally used for dating rumors. The bodies of Mr Miller and Miss Witheridge were found on a beach on the Thai island of Koh Tao in 2014. Some Thai protesters have complained about the cost of the king's stays in Europe as well as his absence from the kingdom. Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn waves to royalist supporters in Bangkok today, after a report claimed he had secretly been taken to hospital earlier this week, The king leans back in his seat while a camera-wielding Queen Suthida waves to royalist supporters from the motorcade in Bangkok today. He boarded his Boeing 737-800 and flew to Zurich with his entourage. Thai Airways suspended its regular operations over a week ago due to Corona. He only received the District Administration Office of Garmisch-Partenkirchen‘s permission to stay in the „Grand Hotel Sonnenbichl“ because he and his entourage constitute a „homogenous unit“. Earlier this month, Germany issued a rebuke by saying that 'politics concerning Thailand should not be conducted from German soil'. King Vajiralongkorn’s bodyguard is believed to have contracted the virus after flying to Thailand. The comments below have been moderated in advance. The king's rare visit from Germany coincided with anti-government protests and clashes between royalists and pro-democracy activists in Bangkok. Reports earlier this year said the king had booked out the whole fourth floor of a Bavarian hotel which includes a 'pleasure room' and is decked out with 'treasures and antiques' from Thailand. The king, 68, who had been spending time in Germany, recently returned to Thailand to mark four years since the death of his widely respected father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Early on Sunday afternoon, at 2:52 p.m., a Thai Airways airliner brought them to Bangkok. Days before his coronation, the king married the deputy head of his personal bodyguard, Suthida Tidjai, … He was said to be accompanied by 'sex soldiers' be assembled as a military unit called the SAS like Britain's special forces - with the same motto, 'who dares wins'. As BILD reported two weeks ago, his minister for communication and digital issues made it clear on Twitter that the royal court will show no mercy to those engaged in resistance.In any case, Rama X‘s travel plans will not be disrupted. The plane landed there on Monday at 6 a.m. local time. This unit will be back in Bavaria – if necessary, homogenous again and with special permission …, Deine Datensicherheit bei der Nutzung der Teilen-Funktion, Um diesen Artikel oder andere Inhalte über soziale Netzwerke zu teilen, brauchen wir deine Zustimmung für, Login-Icon für eingeloggte und Community active User, Login-Icon für eingeloggte und Community inactive User, The Thai king releases himself from quarantine, Foto: RUNGROJ YONGRIT/EPA-EFE/REX/Shutterstock, Corona Fake News are dangerous for our health. This has knocked the stuffing out of all of us: Families kept apart and the lonely more isolated... the... 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The 67-year-old king’s entourage included a “harem” of 20 concubines and numerous servants, reported German tabloid Bild. This week, Bild newspaper reported she had arrived in Germany, where the Thai king spends much of the year. For weeks, targeted fake news and propaganda have been flooding Europe. Mother who let her son, 18, starve to death in family home packed with food leaving him looking like Nazi... Pictured: Stab victim, 23, knifed to death outside Debenhams in Harrow as two 18-year-olds are charged with... Lewis Hamilton WINS Sports Personality of the Year but accepts the award at home as Gary Lineker plays... Marcus Rashford honoured for his efforts to end child food poverty with a 'Panel Special Award' during BBC's... You lucky dog! King Vajiralongkorn was officially crowned as constitutional monarch in … Extra police are deployed at train stations in bid to stop non essential Tier 4 trips and halt spread of... Could Tier 4 last until we've all had jabs? The new king was not formally crowned until May 2019 when carried on a golden platform in a six-and-a-half-hour procession through Bangkok. UAE leaders congratulate Thai King on National Day Emirates News Agency 07:55 5-Dec-20 Supreme Leader Kim Jong Un Sends Congratulatory Message to King of Thailand KCNA Watch 01:08 5-Dec-20 Saudi leaders congratulate Thai king on National Day Saudi Gazette 12:47 4-Dec-20 Vajiralongkorn succeeded to the throne in 2016 after the death of his father, King Bhumibol, who had reigned since 1946. - Royals - Bild.de. Under the slogan „Why do we need a king?“, a steadily growing group of dissidents are demanding the king‘s abdication. Social media users mock PM with hilarious memes... Christmas plans are left in tatters as BA and Virgin REFUSE refunds for Tier 4 passengers because the... 'UK's COVID-19 mutation is on plane to JFK': Cuomo slams 'reprehensible' inaction as US 'continues to let in... Britain's deserted Nightingale hospitals: Doctors and nurses at facilities built to relieve strain on the... Another missed target? While Thailand has been roiled by decades of political turmoil, the constitution says the monarchy must be held 'in a position of revered worship.'. But despite the speculation, the king's alleged hospital stay has not been confirmed to be Covid related. Just days before the coronation, the King married his long-term consort and gave her the title Queen Suthida, in a surprise move. After days of pro-democracy protests on the streets of Thailand, Playboy monarch Maha Vajiralongkorn and his wife Queen Suthida were pictured greeting royalist followers thronged outside the Grand Palace in Bangkok today. The king and queen flew to Bangkok on a special Thai Airways flight from Zurich, and stayed just 19 hours and 48 minutes in Thailand before departing back to Switzerland. While the rest of Germany’s hotels remain closed to curb the spread of the coronavirus, the Thai king rented Hotel Sonnenbichl in the Bavarian Alps for himself and his harem of 20 women. The latest march began on October 14, timed to coincide with the anniversary of a 1973 student uprising the toppled a military dictatorship. 'If there are guests in our country that conduct their state business from our soil we would always want to act to counteract that,' said foreign minister Heiko Maas. As soon as the German newspaper Bild reported about the protest, the website was blocked in Thailand, journalist Andrew MacGregor Marshall tweeted. At some point, even the most pleasant of quarantines becomes unbearable – even for a king.Following his enjoyable days in isolation with his 20-member harem at the „Grand Hotel Sonnenbichl“ in Garmisch (as previously reported by BILD), duty unfortunately calls for the king of Thailand, Maha Vajiralongkorn (67), also known as Rama X.BILD has learned that the monarch clandestinely left the 4-star hotel the day before yesterday, the reason being that, in Thailand, the Chakri Festival will begin today (Monday). News. Queen Suthida reportedly spends most of her time at Hotel Waldegg in Engelberg, Switzerland, without her husband. Today he attended the Grand Palace to commemorate the death of King Chulalongkorn, known as King Rama V, who died on 23 October 1910. This week, Bild newspaper reported she had arrived in Germany, where the Thai king spends much of the year. Royal Family. Thai King Maha Vajiralongkorn has made his first public appearance since being crowned. The king of Thailand has married the deputy head of his personal security detail, and given her the title of queen, a royal statement has said. Thai king is a headache for Germany Pro-democracy demonstrators in Thailand took to the streets again, although the government revived the use of a harsh law against defaming the monarchy. Thailand’s playboy king has taken over a luxury German hotel to isolate from the coronavirus — along with a harem of 20 women, according to reports. We are no longer accepting comments on this article. When they arrived back at Zurich Airport, Swiss police arrested and handcuffed a photographer working for German newspaper BILD who was trying to get pictures of Vajiralongkorn and Suthida from a public area in the … Last year, German newspaper Bild revealed that the king’s third wife, Srirasmi, is under house arrest (prompting Thai authorities to block Internet access to the paper). According to a secret plan devised by his palace, which BILD has seen, he left the „Grand Hotel Sonnenbichl“ in the dead of night on Saturday and drove to Munich airport. King Vajiralongkorn was officially crowned as constitutional monarch in May last year after first taking the throne following the 2016 death of his father, who reigned for 70 years. Earlier today, it was claimed the king was taken to hospital in a secret 2am visit this week after one of his bodyguards tested positive for Covid-19. Medical staff were also told to keep quiet about it, according to reports. Ihr Gerät unterstützt kein Javascript.Bitte aktivieren Sie Javascript, um die Seite zu nutzen oder wechseln Sie zu wap2.bild.de. Thailand has some of the toughest defamation laws in the world to protect the king's reputation, with sentences of up to 15 years for insulting the monarchy. The 2017 Constitution of Thailand was approved in a referendum in 2016, and was endorsed by King Maha Vajiralongkorn on 6 April 2017, Chakri day, in a ceremony at the Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall. It is more plausible that it was closed in order to minimize the risk of infection for the king.“, Rama X also wants to minimize the time he‘ll spend in his kingdom.BILD has learned that he wants to be back on a plane to Zurich as early as Tuesday morning, at 1:05 a.m. – followed by an onward flight to Munich. It is doubtful whether his jaunt and his return to Garmisch comply with quarantine regulations. Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida greet their royalists as they leave a religious ceremony to commemorate the death of King Chulalongkorn, known as King Rama V, at The Grand Palace in Bangkok, Thailand today, Thai King Vajiralongkorn (centre) and Thai Queen Suthida (right) greet supporters outside the Grand Palace after a Buddhist ceremony for King Rama V, in Bangkok, Thailand today, Thailand's King Maha Vajiralongkorn and Queen Suthida greet royalist supporters after a Buddhist ceremony for the late king Chulalongkorn in Bangkok today. News Thai king celebrated in post-coronation procession. One of the playboy king's guards recently contracted the killer virus after the royal entourage flew to Thailand, reported by German newspaper Bild. The EU halted contact at all levels with Thailand after a 2014 coup but resumed trade talks after a general election last year. This included the king's wife, Queen Suthida, and his son and heir presumptive, 15-year-old Prince Dipangkorn. Criticizing his rule is punishable by up to 15 years‘ imprisonment. EU Commissioner Jourova Corona Fake News are … Human rights activist Andrew MacGregor Marshall writes exclusively in BILD about the Thai king’s secret torture prison. People scuffle with police in Bangkok last Friday as the king's rare visit from Germany coincided with anti-government protests and clashes between royalists and pro-democracy activists. German newspaper Bild reported the shock hospital … King Maha Vajiralongkorn in Germany. The views expressed in the contents above are those of our users and do not necessarily reflect the views of MailOnline. Vajiralongkorn was treated in the Thai capital before leaving the hospital in the early hours of Wednesday, according to German newspaper Bild. It is claimed that nobody in the king's entourage went into quarantine when the bodyguard tested positive. But it’s not clear if Vajiralongkorn’s four wives are among the group of women, the newspaper added, citing German tabloid Bild. The monarchy is protected by strict lese majeste laws which carry a punishment of up to 15 years for anyone insulting the monarchs, either living or dead. Isn't Christmas in lockdown bad enough? One hotel worker said staff were forbidden from the fourth floor where the king and his entourage have set up camp. This week, Bild newspaper reported she had arrived in Germany, where the Thai king spends much of the year. However, the reason for the king's apparent hospital stay has not been revealed and medical staff were reportedly told to keep quiet about it. Mr Miller's family said they were "grateful" to the Thai king. Thailand's monarchy has long been viewed as a sacrosanct part of national identity. Their demands also include the removal of his direct control of a royal fortune valued at tens of billions of dollars. THAILAND'S king has taken over a luxury German hotel to isolate himself from the coronavirus, and has brought a harem of 20 women along with him, according to reports. Thailand’s King spent a large proportion of his time renting a large hotel in the southeast German state of Bavaria since becoming King in 2016 following the death of his father, King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Chaos aboard United flight as passenger with COVID dies while others perform CPR despite risk of catching... Thai-König heimlich im Krankenhaus: Corona-Alarm bei Rama X. King Vajiralongkorn was officially crowned as constitutional monarch in May last year after first taking the throne following the 2016 death of his father, who reigned for 70 years. The newspaper - which has broken numerous stories about the Thai king who spends much of his time in Germany - says that one of Vajiralongkorn's guards recently contracted the coronavirus after the royal entourage flew back to Thailand. Royalist supporters wearing their signature yellow wait to catch a glimpse of the royal motorcade in the Thai capital today. According to a new report from German tabloid Bild, the monarch granted Sineenat Wongvajirapakdi a reprieve and had her secretly flown to Munich on Saturday. Earlier today, it was claimed the king was taken to hospital in a secret 2am visit this week after one of his bodyguards tested positive for Covid-19. The reports say that the Villa Stolberg in Tutzing speculated that HM the King and his entourage are “not coming back”. World news. Commissioner Jourova, in charge of fighting them, talks to BILD. King Maha Vajiralongkorn, officially known as King Rama X, was crowned in May 2019, almost three years after the death of the previous king, his father Bhumibol Adulyadej. And propaganda have been on the Thai king really care king 's alleged hospital stay has not been to... 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