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  1. 31. news | 11 Jan 2015

    Voters may get the right to impeach

    Newspaper section: News

    » The Constitution Drafting Committee has endorsed a proposal giving voters the power to impeach political office holders if similar action fails in parliament.

  2. 32. news | 09 Jan 2015

    Udomdej dismisses martial law fears

    By Wassana Nanuam

    » The army chief has assured martial law will be used only when necessary after news a group of red-shirt people will gather at parliament this morning to show Yingluck Shinawatra support.

  3. 33. news | 08 Jan 2015

    Yingluck supporters told 'stay home'

    By Online Reporters

    » Deputy Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon on Thursday asked supporters of former Yingluck Shinawatra not to gather at parliament to show support when she appears before the National Legislative Assembly (NLA) on Friday to d...

  4. 34. news | 08 Jan 2015

    Pheu Thai member threatens NLA


    By Aekarach Sattaburuth, Newspaper section: News

    » A core Pheu Thai party member on Wednesday threatened to file lawsuits against any National Legislative Assembly (NLA) members who vote to impeach former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra and two former parliament speak...

  5. 35. news | 06 Jan 2015

    Pakistan legislators approve military courts for terrorism

    By AFP

    » Pakistan's parliament Tuesday approved the setting up of military courts to hear terrorism-related cases, after a Taliban massacre at a military-run school in the northwest shocked the nation.

  6. 36. news | 31 Dec 2014

    CDC's parliament reforms pose 'threat' to democracy


    Newspaper section: News

    » The Constitution Drafting Committee's (CDC) proposals on how to select the prime minister, MPs and the Senate risk undermining democracy, National Reform Council (NRC) member Direk Thuengfang warned yesterday. 

  7. 37. news | 29 Dec 2014

    Snap poll in Greece after failure to choose president

    By AFP

    » Greek Prime Minister Antonis Samaras on Monday called for a snap poll next month that could bring a radical anti-austerity party to power after parliament failed for a third time to elect a president.

  8. 38. news | 29 Dec 2014

    Greece fails to elect president, elections to come

    By AFP

    » Greece's parliament on Monday failed for a third time to elect a president, an AFP count showed, forcing early elections.

  9. 39. news | 26 Dec 2014

    Tiananmen dissident delays bid to run for lawmaker in Taiwan

    By AFP

    » TAIPEI - A leading dissident who fled China after pro-democracy protests were crushed in 1989 said Friday he will postpone plans to stand for Taiwan's parliament by a year.

  10. 40. news | 24 Dec 2014

    New MP election method approved

    By Online Reporters

    » The Constitution Drafting Committee on Wednesday accepted the mixed-member proportional (MMP) System for electing members of parliament, which involves a combination of constituency and party-list representatives.

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