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  • January 29, 2015

    CDC to make NACC 'more powerful'

    ... state. Many have applauded NACC for its relentless effort and role in Yingluck's impeachment, while sympathisers of the democratically elected Pheu Thai government it helped overthrow have slammed it for being politically biased. Under the new charter, the NACC will also be the only agency that can...

    Politics
  • January 29, 2015

    To Secretary Daniel Russel: Please open your mind and be fair

    ... the people of the District of Columbia - "taxation without representation" - and again, multiply it a thousand times. Do you think the voice of the Thai people was heard and effectively represented in Parliament under the previous government Do you know how hard we begged and pleaded the government to...

    Opinion
  • January 28, 2015

    CDC hacks back powers of Election Commission

    ... along with other EC members. They received four years in jail and were disqualified from electoral voting for 10 years for conduct that provided a Thai Rak Thai party advantage in the 2006 general election. Another case was when the EC, at first, refused to hold a general election after the Pheu Thai government...

    Politics
  • January 28, 2015

    Pheu Thai politician summoned over Facebook post

    ... Legislative Assembly on Friday Yingluck was told by the National Council for Peace and Order to refrain from holding a press conference. The Pheu Thai member revealed this to the media. Yesterday, Singthong drove to the First Army Region command centre and was told to park his car at the Royal Plaza...

    Politics
  • January 28, 2015

    American kettle calls Thai pot black

    ... corporations - who are the main puppeteers behind "the American government" - have more to gain from, Thailand's current government or those of the Pheu Thai Party On this point I am not an expert, but it's a question for Thai people to consider. JP United States

    Opinion
  • January 27, 2015

    Pheu Thai politician summoned over Facebook post

    ... Legislative Assembly on Friday, Yingluck was told by the National Council for Peace and Order to refrain from holding a press conference. The Pheu Thai member said the same to the media. The Nation

    Breakingnews
  • January 26, 2015

    Yingluck will be arrested if she tries to flee: NACC

    ... police to issue a warrant for her arrest. However, Sansern said he believed the former PM was ready to stand trial to fight the charges. Former Pheu Thai Party MP Amnuay Khlangpha said the party would not protest over the prosecution of Yingluck on criminal charges or her impeachment because the party wanted...

    Politics
  • January 25, 2015

    Members in the dark on future of Pheu Thai

    PHEU THAI politicians are in the dark about the party's future following the impeachment of former premier Yingluck Shinawatra. They appeared uncertain and said there had been no communication among party members since the impeachment of Yingluck on Friday. Pheu Thai's success in the July 2011 general election...

    Politics
  • January 25, 2015

    Pheu Thai promises no instigation on Yingluck's impeachment

    He also dismissed rumours that the party and Yingluck would hold press conferences at various places. The Nation

    Breakingnews
  • January 24, 2015

    Double blow for Yingluck

    FORMER PM Yingluck Shinawatra yesterday became the first Thai politician to be impeached, after the National Legislative Assembly voted overwhelmingly to support the anti-graft agency's move against her. Just hours before the NLA's 190 to 18 vote, public prosecutors told a press conference that the Office...

    Politics