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20 Jun 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has signed a letter appealing against the Central Administrative Court's order that she reinstate Thawil Pliensri as secretary-general of the National Security Council (NSC), PM's Office permanent secretary Tongthong Chandrangsu said on Thursday.
20 Jun 2013 : The Democrat Party will seek to oust the entire cabinet over alleged irregularities involving the 350-billion-baht water management projects.
18 Jun 2013 : A female Thai diplomat accused of assaulting an Egyptian woman in Cairo, Egypt, will be recalled to Bangkok to give evidence to a fact-finding inquiry examining the alleged altercation, permanent secretary for foreign affairs Seehasak Puangketkaew said on Tuesday.
18 Jun 2013 : The Election Commission is unlikely to be able to endorse the victory of the Democrat Party's Tankhun Jitt-issara within the normal seven days because it has received three complaints contesting the Don Muang by-election result, EC member Sodsri Sattayatham said on Tuesday.
18 Jun 2013 : The Pheu Thai Party's loss in Sunday's Don Muang by-election is unlikely to force the government to call a snap election, Democrat deputy leader Korn Chatikavanij says.
18 Jun 2013 : The government says it is closely monitoring the anti-government white-mask movement, conceding the group is growing rapidly.
17 Jun 2013 : The Rolls-Royce used by Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubamrung was legitimately imported, Customs Department deputy director-general Rakhop Srisupha-at said on Monday.
17 Jun 2013 : RATCHABURI ― A village headman in Photharam district on Monday filed a lawsuit against Ratchaburi MP Pareena Kraicoop, accusing her of filing false charges against him.
17 Jun 2013 : The Democrat Party's failed candidate in the Aug 26, 2012 by-election in Lamphun's Constituency 2 has been found guilty of electoral fraud and banned from elections for five years and is also liable to legal action under the Criminal Code, Election Commission secretary-general Puchong Nutrawong said on Monday.
17 Jun 2013 : Former senator Ruangkrai Leekkijwattana on Monday filed a petition with the Department of Special Investigation (DSI) asking it to investigate whether the tax on a Rolls Royce used by Deputy Prime Minister Chalerm Yubamrung was paid in full.
17 Jun 2013 : The Network of Thai Patriots on Monday submitted a petition to His Majesty the King accusing Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra's government of abuse of power.
17 Jun 2013 : The government must swiftly reveal figures relating to the rice pledging scheme to prevent public misunderstandings sparked by critics of the scheme, former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra says.