• Mon, 24 Sep 2018 01:00
    One year on, far right has transformed German politics
    A year after surging into parliament, lawmakers from the far-right AfD party have upended the normally staid world of German politics, with provocations and insults now the order of the day in the venerable Bundestag.
    opinion
  • Sun, 23 Sep 2018 18:29
    Prayut still top choice for PM, poll finds
    Public opinion has again named General Prayut Chan-o-cha as the most popular choice to be prime minister after the next election – but there’s doubt the political party linked to him will be a winner – according to a new poll.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 13:15
    Urgent : Japan's Abe cruises to party vote win, to stay as PM
    Tokyo - Prime Minister Shinzo Abe won comfortable re-election as leader of his ruling party Thursday, setting him on course to become Japan's longest-serving premier and realise his dream of reforming the constitution.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
    Election delay? It’s gerrymandering, stupid
    Gerrymandering, according to Wikipedia, is “a practice intended to establish a political advantage for a particular party or group by manipulating district boundaries”.
    your say
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
    Parties brace for cut in MP numbers
    CONSTITUENCY CANDIDATES DOWN BY 25, BUT ADDITIONS TO PARTY LIST WILL STILL LEAVE PARLIAMENT WITH 5O0 LAWMAKERS
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thaksin, his men poke fun at junta leaders
    JUNTA LEADERS became the objects of derision yesterday, when former PM Thaksin Shinawatra and his men began posting sarcastic messages about the premier and his No 2 man.
    politics
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 14:10
    How a new party trumped the ruling PDP in Bhutan's primary polls
    In its third election as a full-fledged democracy, Bhutanese came out in large numbers to oust the ruling People's Democratic Party run by Harvard-educated Tshering Tobgay.
    ASEAN+
  • Wed, 19 Sep 2018 11:26
    Tok Pa's resignation is the end of Umno, says Syed Saddiq
    KUALA LUMPUR - Parti Pribumi Bersatu Malaysia (Pribumi) Armada chief Syed Saddiq Syed Abdul Rahman has described Umno Supreme Council member Datuk Seri Mustapa Mohamed's decision to quit the party today as the beginning of the end of Umno.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 18:52
    New Thai political party charged under draconian old law
    Thai police on Monday charged members of a new progressive party led by a maverick 39-year-old tycoon with spreading "false" information about the ruling junta in a Facebook live broadcast.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 17 Sep 2018 06:57
    Amazon probing staff data leaks
    Amazon is investigating allegations that some of its staff sold confidential customer data to third party companies particularly in China, the online giant confirmed on Sunday.
    business
  • Sun, 16 Sep 2018 16:25
    Bhutan's ruling party defeated in first round of polls
    New Delhi - Bhutan's prime minister conceded defeat Sunday, after the ruling party was knocked out in the first round of the small Himalayan nation's third-ever election.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 15:30
    ‘Hire my party for Bt100 to fight for democracy’: Thanathorn
    Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit, co-founder of the Future Forward Party, on Saturday called on Thais to hire his party to fight for the return of full democracy to the country by paying a Bt100membership fee to the party.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 14:54
    Bhum Jai Thai to hold board meeting on September 24
    The Bhum Jai Thai Party will hold a meeting of its executive board on September 24 to start election preparations, party deputy secretary-general Supachai Jaisamut said on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 14:19
    Democrat’s executive board to meet Monday to start election preparations
    The Democrat Party will hold a meeting of its executive board on Monday to discuss holding a party caucus to start preparations for the election next year, deputy leader Ong-arj Klampaibul said on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 12:20
    Pheu Thai executives to discuss timing of party caucus: Phumtham
    Pheu Thai secretary-general Phumtham Wechayachai on Saturday said that he party executives would soon meet to discuss the date of the party’s first general assembly held after the 2014 coup.
    Breaking News
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