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10 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters, including those in some provinces with Pheu Thai Party and red-shirt strongholds, rallied across the country to join the Democrat-led protests in the capital against the Yingluck Shinawatra government.
10 Dec 2013 : The pro-government United Front for Democracy against Dictatorship (UDD) cancelled its mass rally in Ayutthaya today but has vowed to organise a much bigger gathering if anti-government protesters continue to demand the government end its caretaker role.
04 Dec 2013 : Suthep Thaugsuban's proposal for a royally-bestowed prime minister is impossible to put into practice, Pheu Thai Party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan has claimed.
04 Dec 2013 : People's Democratic Reform Committee leader Suthep Thaugsuban should surrender if he wants to discuss his plans for a "people's council" with the government, Deputy Prime Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul said on Wednesday.
04 Dec 2013 : The proposal that the Section 7 of the 2007 constitution be invoked to pave the way for the installation of a royally appointed prime minister was not constitutionally justifiable, PM’s Office Minister Warathep Rattanakorn said on Wednesday.
04 Dec 2013 : Protesters aligned with the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) and Network of Students and People for Thailand's Reform (NSPTR) submitted a letter to Pol Gen Adul Saengsingkaew, the police chief, after arriving at the Royal Thai Police head office on Tuesday.
04 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters together with the general public were cleaning up roads and pavements at Ratchadamnoen rally site on Wednesday morning, in preparation for His Majesty the King's 86th birthday tomorrow, Dec 5.
04 Dec 2013 : The Criminal Court is considering a defamation lawsuit filed by former Democrat MP Suthep Thaugsuban against Department of Special Investigation (DSI) chief Tarit Pengdith.
04 Dec 2013 : Former prime minister Banharn Silpa-archa on Wednesday led 34 former executive members of the dissolved Chart Thai party to apply for membership of Chartthaipattana after the expiry of a five-year ban from politics imposed by the Constitution Court in 2008.
04 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has for the first time spelt out what he means by his proposal for a "people's council" to run the country.
04 Dec 2013 : The upcoming celebrations for His Majesty the King's birthday are behind the Metropolitan Police Bureau's (MPB) decision to allow anti-government protesters into their headquarters and Government House.
04 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has assigned Deputy Prime Minister Pongthep Thepkanjana and Justice Minister Chaikasem Nitisiri to consult legal experts about a solution to the political crisis.