• Mon, 03 Dec 2018 01:00
    Prayut pro-junta party’s top PM choice
    THE PRO-JUNTA Palang Pracharat Party “will most definitely” nominate General Prayut Chan-o-cha as its first prime ministerial candidate for the next election, a key party figure said yesterday.
    politics
  • Wed, 28 Nov 2018 01:00
    Pro-junta party ‘has an edge’
    Defections by former Pheu Thai, Democrat MPs expected to strengthen its chances, but coalition govt could be unstable, experts warn
    politics
  • Tue, 27 Nov 2018 01:00
    Prayut keeps his options open, avoids all parties
    THE JUNTA chief said yesterday that he has decided not to join any political party – not even the pro-junta one. Yesterday was the last day for election candidates to announce their political affiliation, which has to be done 90 days before the election tentatively set for February 24.
    politics
  • Wed, 21 Nov 2018 01:00
    Pall of doubt settles over Election Commission
    Dubious delay in redrawing constituency boundaries invites gerrymandering and fears of pro-junta manipulation 
    opinion
  • Sun, 18 Nov 2018 15:50
    Sam Mit joins forces with pro-junta party
    The Sam Mit (Three Friends) group has finally joined the pro-junta Palang Pracharat Party to contest in a general election scheduled for next February.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 16 Nov 2018 01:00
    Pro-junta Palang Pracharat Party wins many Pheu Thai members
    THE NEWLY-FORMED, pro-junta Palang Pracharat Party is pulling in more and more former MPs and government ministers, as well as celebrities.
    politics
  • Tue, 13 Nov 2018 20:14
    Palang Pracharat attracts 121 members on Day 1 of accepting applications
    A new political party viewed as pro-junta attracted more than 120 new members when it started accepting membership applications on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Oct 2018 01:00
    Democracy groups launch their own election watchdog 
    ‘FREE, FAIR & FRUITFUL ELECTION’ TO MONITOR LEAD-UP AND ROLLOUT OF UPCOMING POLL AMID WORRIES OF PRO-JUNTA PARTIES ENJOYING AN EDGE OVER RIVALS
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 03 Oct 2018 01:00
    Cabinet ministers are entitled to join new political party, says Prayut
    PRIME MINISTER Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday defended the right of four of his ministers to join the pro-junta Palang Pracharath Party, saying it was a “private matter” and they were able to do so as long as it did not affect their ability to do their public duty.
    politics
  • Tue, 02 Oct 2018 01:00
    Cabinet members defy calls to quit over party move
    GOVERNMENT figures yesterday shrugged off growing calls for four Cabinet members to resign after having joined a new political party that is regarded as pro-junta.
    politics
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
    Ministers’ role in pro-junta party ‘worrying’
    POLITICIANS voiced concern over possible favouritism and discrimination in the political campaign after some of the current Cabinet members joined as members of the pro-junta Palang Pracharath while continuing in office.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 29 Sep 2018 19:09
    Uttama elected Palang Pracharat leader, Sonthirat secretary-general
    Industry Minister Uttama Savanayana was elected leader of the pro-junta Palang Pracharat Party at the party’s general assembly in Muang Thong Thani on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 14 Sep 2018 12:42
    Chart Pattana denies moves to merge with Palang Pracharat
    The spokesman for the Chart Pattana Party on Friday dismissed reports it would be dissolved so that its members could join the pro-junta Palang Pracharat Party.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 01:00
    Parties nervous about election timeframe, ban on policy talks
    The upcoming 60-day campaign for the first election in five years could pose different challenges for different people including pro-junta parties, politicians said yesterday after the government revealed the electoral timeframe earlier this week.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 22 Aug 2018 20:27
    General dismisses claims of political wooing
    The commander of the Second Army Area on Wednesday dismissed a claim by a pro-junta political group that he gave them “the green light” to woo support in the northeast.
    Breaking News
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