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'Middle-class prefers a controlled democracy'

THE new charter will bring about a controlled democracy where elected politicians will have limited power, a seminar at Thammasat University concluded yesterday. Read more

'Middle-class prefers a controlled democracy'

Do private hospitals charge reasonable prices?

WHAT would happen if you needed emergency medical services and were sent to a private hospital? Read more

Do private hospitals charge reasonable prices?

Regulator revokes Peace TV's licence

THE broadcasting regulator has agreed by majority vote to revoke the licence of Peace TV - the politics-oriented satellite station - for breaching an agreement with the regulator and orders issued by the junta. Read more

Regulator revokes Peace TV's licence

Half of charter draft 'needs change'

NATIONAL Reform Council member Seree Suwanphanont yesterday proposed a debate before the NRC votes on the final constitution draft. Read more

Half of charter draft 'needs change'

The people decide, not MPs: PM

Politicians have no right to decide whether election should be put off Read more

The people decide, not MPs: PM
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'Middle-class prefers a controlled democracy'
April 28, 2015 1:00 am

'Middle-class prefers a controlled democracy'

THE new charter will bring about a controlled democracy where elected politicians will have limited power, a seminar at Thammasat University concluded yesterday.

Do private hospitals charge reasonable prices?
April 28, 2015 1:00 am

Do private hospitals charge reasonable prices?

WHAT would happen if you needed emergency medical services and were sent to a private hospital?

Regulator revokes Peace TV's licence
April 28, 2015 1:00 am

Regulator revokes Peace TV's licence

THE broadcasting regulator has agreed by majority vote to revoke the licence of Peace TV - the politics-oriented satellite station - for breaching an agreement with the regulator and orders issued by..


Half of charter draft 'needs change'
April 28, 2015 1:00 am

Half of charter draft 'needs change'

NATIONAL Reform Council member Seree Suwanphanont yesterday proposed a debate before the NRC votes on the final constitution draft.

The people decide, not MPs: PM
April 27, 2015 1:00 am

The people decide, not MPs: PM

Politicians have no right to decide whether election should be put off

'Amend charter as we said and the NRC will back it'
April 27, 2015 1:00 am

'Amend charter as we said and the NRC will back it'

THE National Reform Council would vote to pass the draft charter if the Constitution Drafting Committee alters the text in ways the NRC has suggested, NRC whip spokesman Wanchai Sornsiri said..

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Lertrat denies special interest move to secure Senate seats under new charter
April 27, 2015 1:00 am

Lertrat denies special interest move to secure Senate seats..

LERTRAT RATTANAWANIT from the Constitution Drafting Committee (CDC) yesterday denied that there was any behind-the-scenes manoeuvring by special interest groups for them to be included among those..

PM to push for people-centred Asean community
April 26, 2015 1:00 am

PM to push for people-centred Asean community

THAILAND will push for a people-centred Asean community and centrality of Asean in the international community when government leaders from the regional grouping's member countries meet in Kuala..

Charter will ensure more scrutiny
April 26, 2015 1:00 am

Charter will ensure more scrutiny

Constitution drafters maintain that the new charter will strengthen people's power of scrutiny, as members of independent organisations with the authority to scrutinise will also be subject to..