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Abhisit, Yingluck govts probed over 2011 floods

THE ANTI-GRAFT agency is investigating former prime ministers Abhisit Vejjajiva and Yingluck Shinawatra to determine whether any of their governments was responsible for the flooding disaster in 2011, a senior official said yesterday. Read more

Abhisit, Yingluck govts probed over 2011 floods

Reform committee chair wants tough penalty for election fraud

THE National Reform Steering Assembly (NRSA)’s political reform committee - which has a reputation for being hard-bitten following several strong political reform proposals - will make its voice heard again in a meeting on Wednesday with law-making.. Read more

Reform committee chair wants tough penalty for election fraud

What about Preecha’s son, Yingluck asks PM

Prayut has no objection to NACC probe into nephew's contracts as ex-premier urges him to avoid double standards Read more

What about Preecha’s son, Yingluck asks PM

Yingluck govt had role in 2011 flood: Atthawit

A FORMER DEMOCRAT MP yesterday said he would submit information to the National Anti-Corruption Commission today about alleged water mismanagement by the Yingluck government that was partly to blame for the 2011 flood disaster. Read more

Yingluck govt had role in 2011 flood: Atthawit

Prayut hails King’s philosophy in UN address

PRIME Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has raised His Majesty the King’s sufficiency economy philosophy (SEP) as a model principle for the Group of 77 developing countries to follow in order to achieve the United Nations’ 2030 sustainable.. Read more

Prayut hails King’s philosophy in UN address
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Reform committee chair wants tough penalty for election fraud
September 26, 2016 1:00 am

Reform committee chair wants tough penalty for election..

THE National Reform Steering Assembly (NRSA)’s political reform committee - which has a reputation for being hard-bitten following several strong political reform proposals - will make its voice..

What about Preecha’s son, Yingluck asks PM
September 26, 2016 1:00 am

What about Preecha’s son, Yingluck asks PM

Prayut has no objection to NACC probe into nephew's contracts as ex-premier urges him to avoid double standards

Yingluck govt had role in 2011 flood: Atthawit
September 26, 2016 1:00 am

Yingluck govt had role in 2011 flood: Atthawit

A FORMER DEMOCRAT MP yesterday said he would submit information to the National Anti-Corruption Commission today about alleged water mismanagement by the Yingluck government that was partly to blame..


Prayut hails King’s philosophy in UN address
September 25, 2016 1:00 am

Prayut hails King’s philosophy in UN address

PRIME Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha has raised His Majesty the King’s sufficiency economy philosophy (SEP) as a model principle for the Group of 77 developing countries to follow in order to..

Majority agree with seizure of rice case suspects’ assets: poll
September 25, 2016 1:00 am

Majority agree with seizure of rice case suspects’ assets:..

MOST PEOPLE surveyed recently agreed with the use of Article 44 of the interim charter to empower the Department of Legal Execution to seize assets of those responsible for the controversial..

Guidelines needed for foreign trips: Ex-MPs
September 25, 2016 1:00 am

Guidelines needed for foreign trips: Ex-MPs

FORMER members of parliament have said parliamentary budgets for foreign trips are still required but there should be clear guidelines to ensure the trips are productive and contribute to public..

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Auditor-general to push for more stringent guidelines on overseas trips by lawmakers
September 25, 2016 1:00 am

Auditor-general to push for more stringent guidelines on..

THE NEXT Parliament will see stricter guidelines for overseas trips of lawmakers if the auditor-general succeeds in his push for reform of spending on “extravagant” journeys.

Flood erodes riverbank and Pongphan dyke
September 24, 2016 1:00 am

Flood erodes riverbank and Pongphan dyke

FLOODWATER has eaten away the riverbank next to the controversial Mae Pongphan Pattana dyke in Chiang Mai province, making it unable to hold water despite the fact it was only built a week ago.

Nearly 1,000 lower-ranking officials in net over rice case
September 24, 2016 1:00 am

Nearly 1,000 lower-ranking officials in net over rice case

Public sector anti-graft body to come down heavily in over 800 cases of alleged wrongdoing