Politics
11:01

'Nobody' suitable to be PM, Prayut second choice: poll

"Nobody" is the most suitable choice for PM, followed by Gen Prayut and Sudarat Keyuraphan, says Nida Poll; Pheu Thai, Move Forward are the most popular parties.

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'Nobody' should be PM
05:22

Rift denied as PPRP revamps senior line-up

Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) leader Prawit Wongsuwon has downplayed a feared rift in the ruling party after an internal shake-up, saying he has everything under control.

05:22 12
Rift denied as PPRP revamps senior line-up
05:00

Senator breaks ranks on PM vote

Senator Wanchai Sornsiri on Saturday expressed support for moves to strip the Senate's power to take part in the selection of a prime minister.

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Senator breaks ranks on PM vote
19 Jun 2021

Pheu Thai charter bill may be shelved

Two opposition parties have voiced concerns after an adviser to the Parliament president said the charter amendment bill proposed by the Pheu Thai Party may not be put on the meeting agenda this coming week.

19 Jun 2021 5
Pheu Thai charter bill may be shelved
19 Jun 2021

Thamanat takes key job from Anucha

Capt Thamanat Prompow, a highly controversial figure in the government, was yesterday selected as the secretary-general of the ruling Palang Pracharath Party. It had been widely anticipated.

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Thamanat  takes key job  from Anucha
19 Jun 2021

PPRP backs Prayut for another term at the helm

The ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) will back Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha to stay on for a another term if it wins the next election, its deputy leader revealed yesterday.

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19 Jun 2021

Poll suspense in the air

An air of uncertainty pervades in the marble hall in parliament where lawmakers are betting on the chances of an early election later this year or in early 2022.

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Poll suspense in the air
18 Jun 2021

Thamanat unopposed as new Palang Pracharath secretary-general

Prawit Wongsuwon tightens his grip on the Palang Pracharath Party with right-hand man Thamanat Prompow on his side as the new party secretary-general.

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In firm control
18 Jun 2021

Spotlight on Thamanat at PPRP assembly

The spotlight is on Friday's Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) general assembly in the northeastern province of Khon Kaen, when controversial MP Thamanat Prompow is strongly tipped to become the ruling party's secretary-general.

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Spotlight on Thamanat at PPRP assembly
18 Jun 2021

Senate to reject cuts to its powers

Oppositions MPs have slammed the Senate for announcing it planned to shoot down charter amendment proposals.

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Senate's powers