• Thu, 19 Jul 2018 18:15
    Pattaya cabbies demand higher minimum charge
    Major General Popanan Luengpanuwat, head of the National Council for Peace and Order in Chon Buri, called a meeting on Thursday in a bid to tackle the issue of Pattaya taxi drivers allegedly taking advantage of tourists.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 12 Jun 2018 01:00
    Lack of accountability is the problem
    Thanks for your great editorial on June 10.  National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha recently defended the government’s huge budget request by claiming that “corruption is not about the system. It all depends on the people.”
    your say
  • Fri, 01 Jun 2018 01:00
    Junta rejects Amnesty plea to end action against protesters
    THE JUNTA yesterday rejected an Amnesty International call for the government to end legal action against pro-election protesters, saying that sparing lawbreakers was beyond its power.
    politics
  • Thu, 31 May 2018 16:29
    Junta rejects Amnesty appeal for protesters
    The junta on Thursday rejected an Amnesty International call to ending legal action against pro-election protesters, saying that sparing lawbreakers was beyond its power.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 30 May 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Reform a failure, but junta’s grip still strong
    WITH BOTH TROOPS AND POLITICIANS FIRMLY BEHIND HIM, PRAYUT FACES FEW CHALLENGES TO HIS LONG-TERM VISION FOR THAILAND
    politics
  • Sun, 27 May 2018 01:00
    Junta has failed to prepare country for challenges of the future, says Sudarat
    THE MILITARY junta has failed to prepare the country to cope with the era of technological disruption, as it wasted its time mostly consolidating and perpetuating power and trying to weaken opponents, said prominent politician Khunying Sudarat Keyuraphan.
    politics
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 19:24
    Amnesty demands early lifting of restrictions on political activities
    Amnesty International on Tuesday demanded that the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) fulfil its promise to lift restrictions on political activities – in place since the 2014 coup – and remove them by the end of June.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 01:00
    Pheu Thai warns it will counter-sue junta if its leaders are charged over public statement
    THE PHEU Thai Party yesterday threatened to counter-sue the junta after it faced charges over a public statement the party made ahead of the fourth anniversary of the 2014 coup.
    politics
  • Fri, 18 May 2018 03:00
    Pheu Thai risks charges over public criticism of junta
    THE National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) yesterday pursued legal cases against the Pheu Thai Party after the party read out a statement blaming the ruling junta for failing to properly govern the country in its nearly four years in power.
    politics
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00
    Junta urged to revoke orders that curb press freedom
    THE THAI Journalists Association (TJA) yesterday called on the ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to revoke at least three of their absolute orders which have hindered freedom of the press and people’s liberties for almost four years since it came to power.
    politics
  • Tue, 01 May 2018 16:23
    Labour groups demand return of power to the people
    In their appeal for May Day, labour unions have demanded that the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) return power to the people.
    national
  • Wed, 18 Apr 2018 14:24
    Two-fold increase in number of vehicles impounded
    The number of vehicles seized from drunk drivers during this Songkran holiday period –16,288 – was a 100 per cent increase over the previous Songkran, National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) and Army deputy spokeswoman Colonel Sirichan Ngathong told the press on Wednesday.
    national
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 15:39
    Over 10,000 vehicles seized from drunk drivers so far this Songkran
    The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) and related authorities have seized a total of 10,099 vehicles from drunk drivers in the first five days (April 11-15) of monitoring road accidents over the Songkran holidays.
    national
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 01:00
    Group of anti-junta demonstrators to face prosecutor this week
    WHILE THE government has claimed that human rights are a highlight of its national agenda, more than a hundred people have been charged in the past two months for exercising their right to freedom of expression by calling for an election to be held this year after almost four years of coup-installed rule.
    politics
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 01:00
    Disgruntled emcee quits junta show
    Pawaran cites 'working attitudes' for exit
    politics
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