• Wed, 03 Apr 2019 11:47
    World rights body warns of ‘turn for the worse’
    New York-based Human Rights Watch on Wednesday urged Thai authorities to investigate renewed attacks on prominent pro-democracy activist Ekachai Hongkangwan and others.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 27 Jan 2019 19:50
    Prawit critic suspects political motive behind attack on his car
    A political activist whose car was damaged by fire in the early hours of Saturday suspects the attackers had a political motive.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 23 Aug 2018 01:00
    Activist attacked after ‘justice call’ on Prawit
    POLITICAL activist Ekachai Hongkangwan was mysteriously assaulted yesterday soon after he returned from making his routine “justice call” on Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan over his expensive luxury watch collection.
  • Tue, 15 May 2018 15:16
    Court agrees to release Ekachai on bail
    The Criminal Court on Tuesday agreed to free political activist Ekachai Hongkangwan on bail of Bt100,000, with his release time tentatively set for 8pm at Bangkok Remand Prison.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 14 May 2018 01:00
    Activist Ekachai in jail after refusing to apply for bail
    THE CRIMINAL Court yesterday ordered that Ekachai Hongkangwan be detained for 12 days following charges over his alleged involvement with pro-democracy, anti-junta activism months ago.
  • Tue, 27 Feb 2018 14:53
    Activist Ekachai mocks incense ritual in Prawit protest
    Activist Ekachai Hongkangwan on Tuesday made another attempt to voice his concerns to Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan over the latter’s collection of luxury watches.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 16:25
    Arrested activists released on bail
    Four activists were released on bail, at Bt100,000 per person, on Saturday after they turned themselves in to police over their participation in a pro-election assembly last month.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 11 Feb 2018 01:00
    Activists defy junta with pro-election assembly
    FOUR WANTED pro-democracy activists yesterday demonstrated that they had no fear of the junta, as one of them stepped out of his house to be arrested and the others appeared at a public assembly under the eyes of hundreds of police officers.
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 14:18
    Activist arrested before pro-election assembly
    Activist Ekachai Hongkangwan on Saturday was arrested at his house in Bangkok’s Lat Phrao district just hours before his expected attendance at a pro-election assembly due to be held at 4pm.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 10 Feb 2018 01:00
    Wanted activists vow to attend pro-election rally
    FOUR DEFIANT activists are determined to show up at a pro-election assembly this afternoon despite already being sought on charges that could ultimately land them in jail for up to seven years.
  • Sun, 28 Jan 2018 01:00
    Academics say Prawit ‘broke the law’ over watches
    IT WAS against anti-corruption laws for Deputy Prime Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan to have borrowed luxury watches from his friends, legal experts claimed at a political seminar yesterday.
  • Fri, 19 Jan 2018 18:19
    Ekachai escapes assault as he again tries to corner Prawit
    Pro-democracy activist Ekachai Hongkangwan escaped physical assault on Friday when he made yet another symbolic protest targeting Deputy PM and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan.
  • Tue, 09 Jan 2018 15:08
    Activist fails to call time on Prawit
    Pro-democracy activist Ekachai Hongkangwan on Tuesday made another attempt to hand his watch to Deputy Prime Minister and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan at Government House – and failed.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 01:00
    All the right strings
    Classical guitarist Ekachai Jearakul is joined by a host of stars for a concert featuring His Majesty the late King’s royal compositions
    Kingdom Grieves
  • Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:37
    Amazingly acoustic
    Classical guitarist Ekachai “Bird” Jearakul pays a personal tribute to the late monarch with free concert “His Majesty King Bhumibol’s Songs: “Still On My Mind” being staged at The Aksara King Power theatre.
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