• The World’s Longest Serving Monarch, King of Thailand Dies at 88

    The World’s Longest Serving Monarch, King of Thailand Dies at 88

    The world’s longest-reigning monarch has finally died leaving the country in deep mourning.

    Thailand’s King Bhumibol Adulyadej, who was the world’s longest-reigning monarch, died in hospital on Thursday, the palace said in an announcement. He was 88.

    King Bhumibol reigned for seven decades after ascending the throne in 1946. His loss will be deeply mourned in Thailand, where he was regarded as a pillar of stability during decades of political upheaval and rapid development.

    The palace did not give a reason for his […]