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  • August 31, 2014

    Phayao, Nattapat arrested for distributing leaflets criciticising Criminal Court's ruling

    Payao and Nattapat are the mother and brother of Kamolked Akkhad, a voluntary medic who was killed during the crackdowns on red-shirt protesters in 2011. They were arrested under the Morchit BTS station and were taken to the Bang Sue police station. The Nation

    Breakingnews
  • August 30, 2014

    Tarit shrugs off court decision to reject case against Abhisit, Suthep

    ... complaint accused Abhisit and Suthep of murder for their roles in the Centre for Resolution of the Emergency Situation (CRES)'s operations against red-shirt demonstrators in 2010. Both Abhisit and Suthep were holders of top political posts at the time of the alleged wrongdoing. Dozens of red shirts were killed during...

    Politics
  • August 30, 2014

    Chocolate on a 'doki doki' morning

    ... with their sugar-coated hard rock, but the schoolgirl trio have even bigger plans - to conquer the world. Dressed in 'Lolita-style' frilly red skirts and their hair in pigtails, the teenagers tell this reporter backstage at Tokyo's Summer Sonic music festival that the band's whirlwind success has fuelled...

    Life
  • August 29, 2014

    Criminal Court declines to hear murder case against Abhisit and Suthep

    Yesterday's court decision upset some relatives of those killed during the political unrest in 2010 following weeks of street protests by the red shirts. Both Abhisit and Suthep were holders of public office and acting under an emergency decree at that time, the court said. The Criminal Court said that...

    Politics
  • August 29, 2014

    All fizzed up and raring to go

    ...'s launch of super bubbly Chandon Brut Summer Edition. The girls added to the sizzle of the humid tropical night in white hot pants and loose blue shirts, with others ratcheting the thermometer up a few more degrees in little more than fancy sailor caps and sunglasses. The night was young and the bubbles kept...

    Life
  • August 28, 2014

    Criminal Court rejects murder lawsuit against Abhisit, Suthep

    ... The DSI asked public prosecutors to file murder charges against Abhisit and Suthep, who is now a Buddhist monk, related to the fatal crackdowns on red-shirt protesters in 2010. The DSI charged that Abhisit and Suthep, who was the director of the Centre for Resolution of the Emergency Situation at the time...

    Politics
  • August 28, 2014

    Criminal Court rejects murder lawsuit against Abhisit, Suthep

    ... The DSI asked public prosecutors to file murder charges against Abhisit and Suthep, who is now a Buddhist monk, related to the fatal crackdowns on red-shirt protesters in 2010. The DSI charged that Abhisit and Suthep, who was the director of the Centre for Resolution of the Emergency Situation at the time...

    Breakingnews
  • August 27, 2014

    When virtual reality starts to overlap real life

    ... right or when a clear leader emerges, while another group says they are disillusioned by the Shinawatra siblings (Thaksin and Yingluck) as well as red-shirt leaders and no longer want to risk their lives for these people again. Yet, there are a few who insist that virtual reality is part of reality and...

    Politics
  • August 26, 2014

    'Popcorn gunman' denies weapons charges

    ... for him after an assailant fired a M16 gun wrapped in a popcorn bag during a clash between People's Democratic Reform Committee protesters and red-shirt supporters at Lak Si intersection on February 1.

    National
  • August 26, 2014

    Satellite TV stations agree to end politicised reporting of news

    ... have been off the air since the May 22 coup. Some of the channels are well-known political-oriented satellite stations, such as the yellow-shirt ASTV, Democrat Party-backed Blue Sky and red-shirt Asia Update, said they were satisfied by the terms and conditions laid down by the junta. Most of them even...

    Politics