• Fri, 19 Apr 2019 01:00
    ‘Conscientious Thai’ just a code word for yellow-shirt junta supporter
    Vint Chavala claims that any “conscientious” Thai will tell you the Democrats were more honest than Thaksin. He doesn’t explain why hardly anyone voted for the Democrats in the last election and why Yingluck Shinawatra kicked Abhisit’s butt when she ran against him for prime minister.
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  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Old Democrat Party in need of new blood after poll debacle
    Party faces uphill task for revival as it failed to adapt to changing times: Analysts
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  • Mon, 01 Apr 2019 01:00
    ANALYSIS: Can Democrat Party turn crisis into opportunity?
    Oldest party faces dilemma: join coalition or rest content with being opposition.
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  • Sat, 30 Mar 2019 01:00
    Abhisit supporters' '1 in 3.9 million' is top-trending hashtag
    A hashtag, apparently from former Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva’s supporters, became the top-trending Twitter in Thailand on Friday.
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  • Wed, 27 Mar 2019 01:00
    What the election outcome tells us
    Nobody is happy. That probably sums up the feeling after Sunday’s general election, which was predictably dictated by the prolonged political divide rather than tax, education and cannabis promises.
  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 14:01
    Warong blames ‘Captain Abhisit’ for sinking Democrat ship
    Losing Democrat MP candidate Warong Dechgitvigrom on Monday blamed the “captain of the ship” for the party sinking in the election. Warong, who had earlier failed to unseat Abhisit Vejjajiva as Democrat leader in a party election, posted on his Facebook that it was time the party underwent a real change.
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  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 12:00
    Rangsima shines through Democrat gloom
    Despite the Democrat Party’s massive setbacks in its traditional strongholds of Bangkok and the South, Rangsima Rodrassami will be returning to Parliament, representing the Central province of Samut Songkram. 
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  • Mon, 25 Mar 2019 01:00
    Dismal electoral showing forces Abhisit to step down
    Abhisit Vejjajiva tendered his resignation as Democrat leader on Sunday night, after his party’s dismal performance in the elections.
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  • Sat, 23 Mar 2019 01:00
    Abhisit urges voters to opt for democracy with ‘integrity’
    In a final effort to attract voters in Sunday’s general election, Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva offered himself up as the next prime minister, promising to release the country from a new round of conflict.
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  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 16:27
    Old foes, millennials stand in way of Thai junta polls victory
    Chaiyaphum -Thailand holds it first election in eight years on Sunday under rules concocted by a junta to keep it in power, but with the appeal of both old foes and the new millennial vote posing an unpredictable challenge.
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  • Thu, 21 Mar 2019 01:00
    Abhisit out of touch with reality 
    Abhisit has announced he won’t back Prayut as prime minister and won’t align with Pheu Thai either.
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  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
    EC in the firing line over advance voting blunders
    Voters and candidates asked the Election Commission (EC) to take responsibility for poor preparations that led to mistakes, confusion and inconvenience to advance voters abroad last week even as the country braces for millions of early votes expected to be cast in the Kingdom this Sunday.
  • Tue, 12 Mar 2019 01:00
    Beware of the fine print in Abhisit’s vow
    Re: “Doubt greets Abhisit’s shunning of Prayut’s continued leadership”, Front page, yesterday.
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  • Mon, 11 Mar 2019 01:00
    Doubt greets Abhisit’s shunning of Prayut’s continued leadership
    TWO WEEKS ahead of the March 24 election, Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva made it clear for the first time yesterday that he would not support General Prayut Chan-o-cha’s return to power as prime minister.
  • Fri, 01 Feb 2019 20:00
    Abhisit the only Democrat candidate for PM
    Former prime minister and Democrat Party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva is the only candidate for prime minister the party will submit to the Election Commission.
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