Musical face-off in front of army headquarters
Highlights
  • Suthep’s party to support Gen Prayut as next PM

    The Action Coalition for Thailand Party (ACT) which has former anti-Thaksin protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban as its de facto leader is throwing full support behind Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha to return as prime minister after the March-24 election. Suthep told ThaiPBS World in an interview on Tuesday that the party has...
  • Major quake feared in Lampang following minor tremors

    The Earthquake Watch Division of Thailand’s Meteorological Department is closely monitoring a series of tremors in Wang Nua district of the northern province of Lampang today fearing a major earthquake may be imminent. The first tremor, measuring at 2.1 on the Richter scale, was detected at 12.01pm with its epicentre...
Two Italian tourists hurt when thrown from elephant
Thai Raksa Chart’s defence claims it was Princess’s wish to be its PM candidate
Law to legalize marijuana for medical purposes takes effect
Defence spokesman defends military budget
2.5 million people register for early voting

Profiles

Somkid will be ready when called upon

Spareparts are usually unseen, but if you happen to need them you are glad you have them. Somkid Jatusripitak is...
Deputy Prime Minister Somkid Jatusripitak has been flying under the radar and thus  escaped scrutiny. But now that he has been named a candidate for prime minister by Palang Pracharat, things may not be the same...

Asean

Democrats unveil ten policies to make Bangkok livable, clean, safe

Democrat party leader Abhisit Vejjajiva today presented ten policies to upgrade the livelihood of the people in Bangkok by making...

Politics

Thai Raksa Chart’s defence claims it was Princess’s wish to be its PM candidate

The pro-Thaksin Thai Raksa Chart party submitted its written defence to the Constitutional Court today against the Election Commission’s ruling...

General

Defence spokesman defends military budget

The Thai military has defended its spending of about 1 trillion baht, or 7% of the fiscal budget, over the...

Business

FAA lists 26 flaws in Thailand’s aviation standards that need rectification

The US Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) has identified 26 flaws in Thailand’s aviation standards during its recent inspection and has...

Highlights of the week

Pheu Thai-led alliance in rearguard battle

Before sunset last Friday, the last day of electoral candidacy registration, the Pheu Thai-led alliance was totally upbeat. Its realistic...
The Thai Raksachart’s self-made misfortune is not only threatening the very survival of this young pro-Thaksin political party but is also hurting its “mothership” Pheu Thai Party.

Political Pulse

Future Forward apprehensive about next week

Wednesday, February 20, 2019: The Future Forward Party has warned that locking up its leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit after he faces the...
Political Pulse is a regular update of important political events leading to the Thai election. The snapshots will be on a daily basis, so plan your visit accordingly. Once a day is perfect.

Photos of the day

Quotes of the week

Follow Us on Facebook

Follow Us on Twitter

Follow Us on Instagram

Login

Welcome! Login in to your account

Remember me Lost your password?

Lost Password