• Thu, 18 Jan 2018 07:00:00
    PM accuses the media and politicians of trying to overthrow junta govt
    PRIME MINISTER General Prayut Chan-o-cha accused the media and politicians of attempting to overthrow the junta government and the National Council for Peace and Order in a letter handed to Cabinet members on Tuesday.
    politics
  • Tue, 16 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Petition launched in bid to overturn NCPO laws
    TWENTY-FOUR civil groups yesterday launched a campaign to seek at least 10,000 signatures seeking to “disarm” the ruling junta and revoke 35 orders and announcements issued by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) under the absolute powers afforded by Article 44.
    politics
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 14:04:04
    NCPO clarifies Prayut’s ‘no more coups’ remark
    The ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) on Friday slammed media for “misinterpreting” words of its head, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha, in a way to imply that coups would no longer be necessary as the new charter allows an outsider to become PM.
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  • Fri, 05 Jan 2018 01:00:00
    Junta’s popularity at lowest level since 2014 coup: survey
    UNEMPLOYMENT, FALLING AGRICULTURAL PRICES, RISING COST OF LIVING HURT IMAGE
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  • Thu, 04 Jan 2018 18:56:42
    Clampdown on bad driving made roads safer: NCPO
    The number of people cited for violating traffic laws spiked over this year’s holiday season, but the arrest if the law-breakers made the roads safer, said the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) on Thursday.
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  • Sun, 31 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Govt prepares to defend gold mine
    THE GOVERNMENT has appointed a legal team to defend the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO)’s suspension of an Australian-owned gold mining operation in the northern province of Phichit before a proposed international arbitration committee.
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  • Sat, 30 Dec 2017 14:48:35
    New Year revellers allowed to set off fireworks
    The chief of the National Council for Peace and Order has issued an order to allow New Year revellers to light fireworks from 11pm on New Year’s Eve to 1am on New Year’s Day, government spokesman Lt-General Sansern Kaewkamnerd said.
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  • Wed, 20 Dec 2017 15:18:04
    Treat all political parties fairly, says Abhisit
    Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva on Wednesday urged the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) that to create a fair playing field for all parties, it should set clear rules in its upcoming Article 44 order to allow political parties to perform specific tasks.
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  • Tue, 19 Dec 2017 14:24:55
    NCPO considers lifting ban on political activities
    The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) on Tuesday discussed possibly lifting the junta’s ban on political gatherings and activities, NCPO deputy chief General Tanasak Patimaprakorn said.
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  • Sun, 17 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Only junta backers can benefit from revised political party law
    Since the political party organic law was promulgated in October, all politicians have been closing in on the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO), calling on it to unleash them from political restraint.
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  • Wed, 13 Dec 2017 15:12:28
    Sedition charges against former Pheu Thai official ‘exaggerated’
    Former deputy Pheu Thai spokesperson Sunisa Divakorndamrong on Wednesday acknowledged sedition charges filed against her by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) following her criticism on Facebook of NCPO leader, Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.
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  • Mon, 11 Dec 2017 09:44:05
    Sunisa to meet police over sedition charges
    A former leading official with the Pheu Thai Party will on Wednesday acknowledge charges filed against her by the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) following her criticism of the NCPO leader, PM Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha.
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  • Mon, 11 Dec 2017 01:00:00
    Public sceptical of new charter: poll
    WHILE MOST people are aware of anti-corruption mechanisms promoted in the 2017 Constitution, they also view the charter as a tool used by the ruling National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) to prolong its time in power, according to Suan Dusit Poll results released yesterday.
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  • Thu, 07 Dec 2017 18:16:44
    NCPO files complaint against former Pheu Thai spokesperson
    The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has filed a complaint against Pheu Thai former deputy spokesperson Sunisa Lertphakwat, accusing her of violating Article 116 of the Criminal Code governing sedition, as well as the Computer Crime Act for criticising the junta and Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha.
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  • Mon, 04 Dec 2017 15:39:42
    Lifting of political ban still not appropriate in current circumstances: NCPO sec-gen
    After considering the overall situation, and not just the recent discovery of war weapons, it was not deemed appropriate to lift the ban on political activities, the secretary-general of the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) said on Monday.
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