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  • February 27, 2015

    Prayut ready to testify in Abhisit impeachment case

    Prayut was responding to Abhisit's comment to reporters on Wednesday, in which he said that Prayut - who was deputy Army chief at the time - former defence minister General Prawit Wongsuwan and former Army chief General Anupong Paochinda understood the situation well. He also said their testimony would be useful...

    Politics
  • February 27, 2015

    Govt must take public into confidence on oil concessions

    ... ousted former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra's government, was named to the joint committee on the non-government side. Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva, leader of Democrat Party, was also present with opponents of the bid at Friday's energy forum. Some of the main points to be amended, apart from adding...

    Politics
  • February 26, 2015

    No justice if political players flee

    ... has been in exile for years, yet he continues to be a dominant influence. Now that the NACC has decided to go ahead with the impeachment of Abhisit Vejjajiva and Suthep Thaugsuban, I presume that Mr Pola would also see their exile as a "win-win", and for the very same reasons. Surely, however, it is far better...

    Opinion
  • February 26, 2015

    Abhisit ready to prove innocence in NACC impeachment bid

    Abhisit said he was confident and ready to prove his innocence and explained that the situation he was in was not easy to handle. He insisted that he had adjusted strategies to avoid casualties but it was not easy because armed men were mingling among the protesters. Vicha Mahakhun, spokesman for the NACC...

    Politics
  • February 26, 2015

    'No threat' to energy security

    ... the petroleum industry as well as to have more transparency in the process of investment deal, he said. Former prime minister and Democrat leader Abhisit Vejjajiva yesterday said amendment of the Petroleum Act should eliminate the weak points of the current system by improving the government's bargaining power and...

    Business
  • February 26, 2015

    Prayut ready to testify

    ... in chief during the period. He was responding to National Anti-Corruption CommissionÓ╣é s decision to kick off the process of impeaching ex-PM Abhisit Vejjajiva and his deputy Suthep Thaugsuban for their alleged mishandling of the bloody break-up of a red-shirt rally in 2010. Abhisit said after learning the charge that those...

    Politics
  • February 25, 2015

    NACC wants impeachment of Abhisit, Suthep over 2010 crackdown

    ... of the United Front for Democracy Against Dictatorship, but also ordinary citizens. Vicha Mahakhun, spokesman for the NACC, said yesterday that Abhisit and Suthep did not review or adjust the tactics used by military personnel to disperse the demonstrators. Neither did they order a halt to the operation...

    Politics
  • February 25, 2015

    Abhisit ready to prove innocence in NACC impeachment bid

    Abhisit said he was confident and ready to prove his innocence and explained that the situation he was in was not easy to handle. He insisted that he had adjusted strategies to avoid casualties but it was not easy because armed men were mingling among the protesters. Vicha Mahakhun, spokesman for the NACC...

    Politics
  • February 25, 2015

    Abhisit ready to prove innocence in NACC impeachment bid

    Abhisit said he was confident and ready to prove his innocence and explained that the situation he was in was not easy to handle. He insisted that he had adjusted strategies to avoid casualties but it was not easy because armed men were mingling among the protesters. Vicha Mahakhun, spokesman for the NACC...

    Breakingnews
  • February 24, 2015

    Reform shouldn't override rule of law

    ... is notable for how slow it is moving. Also notable is the anti-graft body's claim that it cannot proceed with a similar case against former premier Abhisit Vejjajiva and his ministers because the evidence was damaged by the floods of 2011. The rule of law took another hit when the anti-graft body proposed last...

    Opinion