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11 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban says he wants to have a meeting with the supreme commander, armed forces leaders and the national police chief to make clear the stance and goals of "the masses" on national reform.
11 Dec 2013 : The dissolution of the House of Representatives will inevitably delay planned measures to stimulate the economy, finance permanent secretary Rangsan Sriworasart said on Wednesday.
10 Dec 2013 : Business people are ready to help set up a special committee to reform all parts of the country inclusively in a bid to seek a long-term solution to the deep conflicts among Thais.
09 Dec 2013 : People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) leader Suthep Thaugsuban said power had been returned to the Thai people on Monday night, arguing that Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is no longer in charge of running the country.
09 Dec 2013 : A general election will be held within 60 days, Election Commission (EC) member Sodsri Sattayatham said on Monday.
09 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra announced the dissolution of the House of Representatives on Monday after a huge turnout of anti-government protesters determined to end to the "Thaksin regime" - but the protest continued.
09 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong said on Monday that those responsible for Singapore's first riot in four decades would face "the full force of the law" after about 400 people were embroiled in violence in its Little India district.
09 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Monday morning announced that the House of Representatives has been dissolved to pave the way for elections.
09 Dec 2013 : MPs from the opposition Democrat Party resigned en masse on Sunday in what was seen as the party's last-ditch effort to force Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to dissolve the House of Representatives and transfer administrative power to protesters.
08 Dec 2013 : CHUMPHON - A skeleton was washed ashore on a beach in Lang Suan district on Sunday after the body of a Westerner was found in the area on Saturday. Officials said that brings to nine the number of human remains found in the region this month.
08 Dec 2013 : All nine major anti-government rallies from various points in Bangkok will move towards one place - Government House - on Monday in what protester leader Suthep Thaugsuban has called the final effort to achieve the ultimate goal of uprooting the Thaksin regime.
08 Dec 2013 : Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Sunday proposed a public referendum on proposals by anti-government protesters to let the majority of the people decide and suggest a way of holding a clean and fair election with a consensus from all parties as a way to end the conflict.