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29 Jan 2015 : Pichai Naripthaphan and Chaturon Chaisang from the Pheu Thai Party have been ordered to report to the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) after making political comments or criticising the government.
29 Jan 2015 : The harsh criticism of Thailand by Washington's assistant secretary of state Daniel Russel was preferable to the way the US Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) had intervened in other country's affairs, Pornpetch Wichitcholchai, president of the National Legislative Assembly (NLA), said on Thursday.
27 Jan 2015 : Singthong Buachum, a Pheu Thai Party member, reported to the National Council for Peace and Order's(NCPO) peacekeeping force on Tuesday morning, respondng to an invitation by Lt Gen Kampanart Ruddit, the 1st Army commander.
27 Jan 2015 : Pol Maj Gen Chatcharin Sawangwong, the Suphan Buri provincial police commander, has been abruptly transferred to an inactive post at the operations centre of the Region 7 Provincial Police Bureau after he ordered 28 newly promoted officers under his command to call on former prime minister Banharn Silpa-archa to take his advice, reports said.
27 Jan 2015 : Deputy Defence Minister and army chief Gen Udomdej Sitabutr has warned Panthongtae ''Oak'' Shinawatra, the only son of ousted prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, not to go overboard with his political comments.
27 Jan 2015 : The US assistant Secretary of State for East Asia and Pacific Affairs Daniel Russel on Monday met ex-prime ministers Abhisit Vejjajiva and Yingluck Shinawatra, who expressed her concerns the Pheu Thai Party is being excluded from the reform process.
27 Jan 2015 : The National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has appointed three new deputy secretaries-general in an overhaul aimed at enhancing policy implementation.
27 Jan 2015 : The first senior US envoy to visit Thailand since the May 22 coup last year voiced grave concerns Monday over the political situation in the country, particularly judicial standards, curbs on freedom, and martial law.
26 Jan 2015 : About 20 People's Democratic Reform Committee members on Monday petitioned the police for an update on the investigation into the death of anti-government protest leader Sutin Tharatin a year ago today.
26 Jan 2015 : The United States has repeated its call for Thailand to lift martial law and that the government continue its efforts to complete its road map to reform, according to Foreign Ministry spokesman Sek Wannamethee.
26 Jan 2015 : A member of the Pheu Thai Party legal team said he was summoned by the military Tuesday after posting online the “secret” reason for the cancellation of Friday’s post-impeachment press conference by former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
26 Jan 2015 : Army chief Udomdej Sitabutr on Monday warned Panthongtae Shinawatra, the only son of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, that he should not make "problematic comments" on the social media.