• Wed, 25 Apr 2018 02:00:00
    Former chief justice defends Doi Suthep court buildings
    A FORMER chief of the Supreme Court judge panel has posted a Facebook response to the recent statement made by a group of academics in Chiang Mai that slammed the courts for allegedly encroaching on a forest reserve.
    national
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 15:55:14
    Second hospital for prisoners approved for Chatuchak near first hospital
    A 12,968-square metre plot of land in Bangkok’s Chatuchak district has been earmarked for construction of a second Medical Correctional Hospital to provide quality medical care to inmates as well as to the general public, following Deputy PM and Justice Minister ACM Prajin Juntong’s approval to the plan.
    national
  • Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Panel to decide today on controversial Doi Suthep project
    A DECISION on the controversial court housing project in Doi Suthep has been postponed to today after the Court of Justice again denied access to the project site yesterday amid clamour by opposition groups to demolish all buildings that encroached on forestland.
    national
  • Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Rights groups slam lack of justice in ‘enforced disappearance’ cases
    MAJOR INTERNATIONAL human rights groups slammed Thailand’s failure to provide justice to the relatives of enforced disappearance victims, four years after Karen activist Pholachi “Billy” Rakchongcharoen went missing.
    national
  • Sun, 15 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: A complicated row over Doi Suthep
    PROTESTERS SAY SPIRITUAL CONNECTION OF LOCALS WITH AREA TRUMPS OTHER FACTORS
    national
  • Thu, 12 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Lead-contaminated villages await justice two decades after verdict
    JUSTICE HAS not arrived for the local people in a lead-contaminated area of Klity Village in Kanchanaburi province. Environmental restoration has been slow and obscure, while the affected people still await compensation.
    national
  • Wed, 11 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Prayut should stop dithering over Doi Suthep transgression
    Since the Courts of Justice committee has decided it has no power to cancel the construction of the court officials’ housing and office project on Doi Suthep in Chiang Mai, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha should use his overriding Article 44 powers to order the demolition of the project and the restoration of destroyed forest.
    your say
  • Mon, 09 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    A risk-taker billionaire pursuing social justice
    NEW-BLOOD politician Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit may have led his family auto-parts business to international success but he remains a socialist in his economic philosophy and a political liberal, with a passion for social justice.
    politics
  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 07:00:30
    Which government is the most transparent in Asia?
    Japan has the most open government system in Asia, according to the recently released World Justice Project.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 01 Apr 2018 01:00:00
    Facing up to injustice
    Thailand’s bad boy of the art world holds a retrospective at the place he helped to establish
    Art
  • Wed, 28 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    Court defends its Doi Suthep construction despite residents’ objections
    The disputed construction of the Appeals Court Region 5 building and court officials’ residences at the foot of Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep, near Doi Suthep-Pui National Park, was legal, Court of Justice (COJ) secretary-general Sarawut Benjakul said yesterday.
    national
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 18:53:45
    Court hears final plaintiff testimony in case against 24 red-shirt leaders over role in 2010 protests
    The Court of Justice on Friday completed testimony from the last plaintiff witness in the case concerning 24 red-shirt leaders who had led a series of demonstrations against the Abhisit Vejjajiva government from February to May 2010.
    politics
  • Fri, 23 Mar 2018 16:16:09
    Somchai suggests PM wrongly advised by legal office, calls for justice to be returned to him
    Sacked election commissioner Somchai Srisutthiyakorn on Friday posted on his Facebook page calling on Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha to examine the legal validity of advice from his legal affairs office in regard to the controversial election date, and if it was found that the PM had been wrong about the issue, he should “return justice to him”.
    politics
  • Thu, 22 Mar 2018 01:00:00
    ‘Prem killed a cat!’ Viral video reflects cultural phenomenon
    AFTER GRAFFITI murals of slain black leopards seized the public’s attention, satire has become the new subversive symbolism highlighting injustice linked to the wildlife poaching case involving construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta.
    national
  • Mon, 19 Mar 2018 17:32:09
    Over 40,000 sign petition against sentence for Datin who abused maid
    Petaling Jaya - More than 40,000 people have signed a petition calling for justice to be served equally to the rich and poor after a Datin escaped jail time for abusing her Indonesian domestic worker.
    Breaking News
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