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COVID-19: Thailand leader threatens punishment for false vaccine news

Prayuth's warning was an apparent reaction to charges that his government has done too little to acquire adequate supplies of vaccines.

published on : 19th January 2021

Thai prime minister acquitted of ethics breach, retains post

If a minister is found guilty of violating ethical standards, the official is to be disqualified and forced to step down.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Thailand Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha faces court ruling that could cost him his job

The Constitutional Court will rule on a complaint brought by Pheu Thai Party that Prayuth has broken the law by continuing to live in his military residence after he retired as army commander in 2014.

published on : 2nd December 2020

Thailand's pro-democracy movement leaders hear police charges of defaming king

The five are part of the student-led movement that has been campaigning for PM Prayuth Chan-ocha and his government to step down and the monarchy be reformed to make it more accountable.

published on : 30th November 2020

Thailand students rally for educational and political reforms

The rally was called by a group that calls itself "Bad Students," mocking their status as rebels against traditional school rules and authorities.

published on : 21st November 2020

Thailand protesters rally ahead of parliamentary debate

The rallies were called Saturday night after Prime Minister Prayuth Chan-ocha ignored the protesters’ deadline to step down.

published on : 25th October 2020

Thailand authorities seek to censor coverage of student protests

The protesters charge that Prayuth, who as army commander led a 2014 coup that toppled an elected government, was returned to power unfairly last year.

published on : 19th October 2020