Debate begins

Debate begins

The opposition leader calls for the prime minister's resignation as parliament meets in special session, but the protesters' focus is at the German embassy.

13:09

Trying to solve crisis

House Speaker Chuan Leekpai has called on MPs and senators to make a concerted effort to find a solution to the political conflict during the special parliamentary session.

07:00 25
Trying to solve crisis

Social media, social discord

Social media engagement in Thailand recently spiked as anti-government demonstrators used these platforms to ramp up political activities and share opinions.

04:30 5
Social media, social discord

'Prayut must go'

Thousands of anti-government protesters fill Ratchaprasong intersection in Bangkok on Sunday, calling for Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to step down.

25 Oct 2020 44
'Prayut must go'

Show of support

Royalists have been called to converge for a mass gathering at the statue of King Rama VI on Tuesday for a show of solidarity and support for the monarchy.

07:11 8

Guarding the fort

Royalists camp out outside Parliament amid speculation anti-government protesters will march to the legislative compound.

25 Oct 2020 55

+5 Covid+ women

Five newly-arrived women -- 4 Thai, 1 French -- on Sunday reported infected with novel coronavirus, for total of 3,736. No new deaths.

25 Oct 2020 33

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Back to Ratchaprasong

Back to Ratchaprasong

Thousands of protesters return to Ratchaprasong intersection on Sunday to press for the ouster of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha after he refused to step down before their Saturday deadline. | Jetjaras Na Ranong

25 Oct 2020
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