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18 Dec 2013 : The planned rally on Sunday will cover all key areas in Bangkok from 1pm to 6 pm, protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban said on Wednesday night.
18 Dec 2013 : The Department of Special Investigation will tomorrow issue summonses for 17 key leaders of the anti-government People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) to acknowledge charges relating to their roles in leading the protest movement.
02 Dec 2013 : Deputy Prime Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul has taken over efforts to end anti-government protests and is asking the international community to help stop the unconstitutional "people's revolt".
02 Dec 2013 : Twenty one schools and nine universities on Monday announced they will stay closed for anything up to a month as confrontations between riot police and anti-government protesters drag on.
02 Dec 2013 : The Criminal Court on Monday has issued an arrest warrant for anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban on charges of insurrection, Pol Maj Gen Chayut Thanathaweerat, deputy chief of the Metropolitan Police Bureau, said.
02 Dec 2013 : The superhero Spiderman has joined a campaign against the government.
02 Dec 2013 : Only six candidates have applied to run for MP posts in eight constituencies on the first day of registration for the Dec 22 by-elections, according to Election Commission secretary-general Puchong Nutrawong.
02 Dec 2013 : Eighty eight leading members of the People's Alliance for Democracy (PAD) on Monday pleaded not guilty to all criminal offences in connection with the closure of Suvarnabhumi and Don Mueang airports in December, 2008.
02 Dec 2013 : HONG KONG - Hong Kong issued on Monday a travel warning for Bangkok, urging its citizens to adjust travel plans and avoid the Thai capital where anti-government protests have turned violent, according to a statement from the Hong Kong Security Bureau.
02 Dec 2013 : Clashes between anti-government demonstrators and police intensified on Monday as security officials fired tear gas and rubber bullets at protesters.
02 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra has rejected the anti-government group's demand she hand power to an unelected "People's Council", but insisted she will do anything else needed to restore peace in the country.
02 Dec 2013 : The Pheu Thai Party has resolved not to field candidates in the Dec 22 by-elections in eight constituencies, party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan said.