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19 Dec 2013 : A general election will take place on Feb 2 as scheduled, Election Commission chairman Supachai Somcharoen affirmed on Thursday, as anti-government demonstrators drummed up their campaign to defer the polls until there has been reform.
19 Dec 2013 : Thailand's telecoms regulator has launched a special number to allow mobile phone users to protect themselves from being overcharged for data roaming whilst abroad.
19 Dec 2013 : SUKHOTHAI - A grocery store owner celebrated and planned to throw a big party in her village when she won a "golden" prize in Carabao Dang's scratch-off sticker campaign, only to be badly let down.
19 Dec 2013 : Through the eight years of the Thai political divide, people have expressed self-righteous and narrow-minded attitudes, ignorance and intolerance with impunity.
19 Dec 2013 : The Federal Reserve announced Wednesday it would begin to taper its massive stimulus programme next month as it sees improvement in the US economy and the ailing job market.
19 Dec 2013 : The Democrat Party will lose, whether it chooses to contest the Feb 2 election or not, said its newly elected secretary-general Juti Krairiksh.
18 Dec 2013 : The military supports the calling of a general election and is ready to deploy troops to help oversee it if asked, Supreme Commander Tanasak Patimaprakorn said on Wednesday.
18 Dec 2013 : The People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) is attempting to drum up support from foreign diplomats as part of its campaign to oust the government in response to fierce international lobbying by the caretaker administration of Yingluck Shinawatra.
18 Dec 2013 : Confessed child rapist and killer Nui spent his first night in prison without a trace of worry, Bangkok Remand Prison chief Sorasit Jongjaroen said on Wednesday.
18 Dec 2013 : Most Myanmar migrant workers in Thailand would like to return home, and the country could face a shortage of over five million workers as a result by 2025, according to survey results released on Wednesday.
18 Dec 2013 : The Democrat Party is likely to contest the Feb 2 general election to uphold its image and keep potential candidates within the party, according to party sources.
18 Dec 2013 : Protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban has called another mass protest for this Sunday to pressure caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra to step down.