Politics
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Protest leader arrested outside police bureau

Protest leader Jatupat "Pai Daodin" Boonpathararaksa was arrested on Monday during a rally in front of the Narcotics Suppression Bureau (NSB) demanding the release of protesters detained during anti-government demonstrations on Sunday.

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Protest leader arrested outside police bureau
05:30

Police to act if anti-govt ralliers keep defying orders

Police are threatening legal action against demonstrators during the Covid-19 pandemic, including the "car mob" rally seeking the ouster of Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Sunday.

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Police to act if anti-govt ralliers keep defying orders
04:44

Man held over coup plot rumour

A state official has been detained for spreading false information that the army is planning a coup to oust the Prayut Chan-o-cha government, the police said on Sunday.

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1 Aug 2021

Nationwide protests call for PM to resign amid Covid surge

Anti-government protesters took to the streets in cars and motorcycles in Bangkok and other provinces on Sunday.

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Road rage
1 Aug 2021

Army strikes back at coup 'fake news'

Police are hunting those who spread a rumour that the army staged a coup to topple the government after the army filed a complaint with them against a social media user and dismissed it as fake news.

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Army strikes back at coup 'fake news'
31 Jul 2021

Prayut vows not to resign

Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha has insisted he will neither resign nor dissolve the House as the country struggles to contain Covid-19.

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'It is not the time'
31 Jul 2021

Youth protest group kids itself

The Ratsadon group will celebrate the first anniversary of its youth-led street protests in September, while today it counts itself as staying relevant and still packing a punch.

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Youth protest group kids itself
29 Jul 2021

Parliament set to debate budget bill

House Speaker Chuan Leekpai says parliament will convene on Aug 18-20 to deliberate the budget bill for the 2022 fiscal year, despite the Covid-19 pandemic.

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Parliament set to debate budget bill
29 Jul 2021

Nine protest groups facing charges

The Metropolitan Police Bureau (MPB) says nine groups are facing prosecution for staging protests and "car mob" rallies in defiance of the emergency law this month.

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Nine protest groups facing charges
27 Jul 2021

Pheu Thai poised to submit censure bid

The main opposition Pheu Thai Party expects to submit a no-confidence motion against the government before the second and third readings of the 2022 budget bill so that the planned censure debate can take place in the third week of August.

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Pheu Thai poised to submit censure bid