Election 2019

STARTING DATE: 17 Sep 2018

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TOTAL UPDATE: 794 STORIES

All moves towards the March 24 general election in Thailand.

Election 2019
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2 Aug 2020

Cross-party support for new charter

Politicians from both the opposition and coalition have asked the government to draw up a new constitution.

2 Aug 2020 5
Cross-party support for new charter
31 May 2020

Chaturon's party 'will struggle'

The odds are not in favour of Chaturon Chaisang breaking away from the Pheu Thai Party and establishing his own political group, a move which exposes a deep crack in the main opposition party, according to a political scientist.

31 May 2020 3
22 May 2020

Protest pressure builds for govt

The government is bracing for a tough road ahead as political tension builds post-Covid-19, according to academics. The prediction comes as Friday marks the 6th anniversary of the May 22, 2014 coup.

22 May 2020
Protest pressure builds for govt
24 Feb 2020

PPRP win Kamphaeng Phet by-election

The ruling Palang Pracharath Party (PPRP) candidate won the by-election in constituency 2 of Kamphaeng Phet, unofficial results indicated late on Sunday night.

24 Feb 2020 40
PPRP win Kamphaeng Phet by-election
24 Feb 2020

Pannika dodges rally questions

Peaceful political gatherings and street rallies are a right guaranteed by the constitution, said Pannika Wanich, spokeswoman of the Future Forward Movement.

24 Feb 2020 20
Pannika dodges rally questions
25 Oct 2019

UK PM offers Dec 12 election to break Brexit impasse

LONDON - British Prime Minister Boris Johnson on Thursday offered parliament more time to scrutinise his Brexit deal if it agrees to hold a snap general election on December 12.

25 Oct 2019 6
UK PM offers Dec 12 election to break Brexit impasse
22 Oct 2019

Parties make last-ditch bid to woo voters

Political parties are pulling out all the stops in the last leg of the campaign ahead of tomorrow's by-election in Nakhon Pathom's Constituency 5.

22 Oct 2019
Parties make last-ditch bid to woo voters
21 Oct 2019

Spanish PM under pressure

Ahead of next month's general election, Spain's Socialist Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez faced sharp criticism for his handling of violent Catalan separatist protests.

21 Oct 2019
Spanish PM under pressure
12 Oct 2019

Apirat says Thaksin provoked insurgents

Army chief Apirat Kongsompong on Friday accused the Thaksin Shinawatra administration of complicating the southern insurgency problem.

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24 Aug 2019

Win all, lose none

EC office prepares to make recommendation to prevent a trend of microparties dissolving themselves to secure places in bigger ones at the expense of others.

24 Aug 2019 21
Win all, lose none