Fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra tweeted his concern about the “livelihood of fellow Thai citizens” on Tuesday, on the 11th anniversary of the military coup that ousted his government.
Former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Tuesday hit back against the red shirts, urging them not to turn the loss of life suffered in the 2010 crackdown under his administration into a “political game”.
Tight security was provided to guard Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha and Cabinet members on Tuesday during their visit to Ayutthaya, where they were due to hold a mobile Cabinet meeting to discuss issues relevant to the Central region.
The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) will be required to complete its investigations within two years under the coming anti-graft bill, Constitution Drafting Commission chairman Meechai Ruchuphan said on Monday.
The Office of the Auditor-General will take 30 days to investigate a complaint, which asked the agency to investigate the purchase of a Bt350-million airship, Auditor-General Pisit Leelavachiropas said yesterday.
Relatives of some of the people killed in the 2010 red-shirt crackdown submitted a complaint letter on Monday to the Office of the Attorney-General, urging the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) to investigate the case of malfeasance against former prime minister Abhisit Vejjajiva and his deputy Suthep Thaugsuban in connection with the incident.
A group of Mekong experts are sharing their experiences in assessing the value of biodiversity and ecological services of the Mekong with researchers and policy makers in the basin of the Chindwin River, the largest tributary of Myanmar' longest river, the Ayeyarwady during the two-day workshop hosted by the Stockholm Environment Institute.
Chief charter drafter Meechai Ruchuphan should clarify what the charter’s stipulation of “completion of election” really means to prevent future conflicts along the election timeline, Kanin Boonsuwan, a former drafter of the 1997 constitution and member of the Pheu Thai Party’s legal team, said on Sunday.
Most people want the general election to happen by September next year, according to results of a Super Poll released on Sunday. But the majority are not sure how the new charter will shape the future government.
MOST people (about 71 per cent) think a “national government” might bring peace to the country, but they disagree with it and don’t believe it would be possible for Pheu Thai, the Democrat Party and Phum Jai Thai to unite and form such a government, according to a Suan Dusit Poll released yesterday.
THE DEFENCE Ministry has denied rumours that its minister General Prawit Wongsuwan met with fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra in London, insisting that there were no reasons for the two to meet.
The Defence Ministry has denied rumours that its minister General Prawit Wongsuwan met with fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra in London, insisting that there were no reasons for the two to meet.