Stage set for speaker showdown

Stage set for speaker showdown

The Pheu Thai Party is still locking horns with the Move Forward Party over the House Speaker position, insisting the position be filled by one of its candidates ahead of a scheduled meeting today to thrash out a solution to the dispute.

04:10

Srettha denies rumoured 'secret deal' to usurp MFP

Srettha Thavisin, one of Pheu Thai's three prime ministerial candidates, on Monday denied in a tweet rumours about a "secret deal" to form another coalition led by the Pheu Thai.

05:22
Srettha denies rumoured 'secret deal' to usurp MFP

Dissolution threat

As Move Forward leader Pita Limjaroenrat struggles to form a coalition government, serial petitioner Ruangrai Leekitwattana is already plotting the destruction of any cabinet he forms.

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Dissolution threat

Returned for trial

Alleged contract gunman Matthew Dupre extradited from Canada for the murder of Canadian mobster Jimi "Slice" Sandhu in Phuket in 2022.

29 May 2023 30
Returned for trial

Living together

Covid-19 related deaths are declining as humans and the virus adapt to co-existence, but annual vaccination is still recommended, says top health official.

29 May 2023 10
Living together

Pressure builds on Pheu Thai

A group of Pheu Thai supporters is calling for the party to break away from the Move Forward Party (MFP) over an internal rift regarding the House speaker post.

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Pressure builds on Pheu Thai

'Superpimp'-turned-whistleblower won't give up fight

Chuvit Kamolvisit, who says Thailand is corrupt to the core, advocates legalising gambling and sin taxes to top up junior police salaries.

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'Superpimp'-turned-whistleblower won't give up fight


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