BANGKOK, Feb 25 – A Red Shirt leader has called on the Royal Thai Navy to stop protecting protest leaders of the anti-government People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC).
The Thai Farmers and Growers Association (TFGA) has give its support to the government’s move to issue bonds to raise funds for overdue payments to farmers from the rice pledging scheme.
BANGKOK, Feb 23 - The Office of the National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) on Sunday monitored the situation of mobile phone users cancelling Advanced Info Service (AIS) as their service provider as an anti-government protest.
YALA, Feb 23 - A husband and wife were killed in Bannang Sata district, as local authorities investigated the crime scene this morning.
Gunmen commenced shootings and burnt down two houses of villagers in the district causing the death of the couple, ages 66 and 60 years old, and three other cars were torched.
The deceased were shot in their heads and bodies. Over 50 ammo casings from an M16 were found at the scene and collected as evidence.
One of the targeted homes belonged to the victim's cousin where the gunmen also continued firing over 20 rounds and committed arson. No one was injured.
The ill-intentioned culprits fled and scattered nails along their escape route.
Authorities are investigating whether the acts were due to personal conflicts or related to the Southern insurgency.
YALA, Feb 22 -- Three villagers were killed in a gun attack by assailants on motorcycle in Yala's Kabang district, while an assistant village headman was shot dead in a rubber plantation in Yala's Raman district.
PHUKET, Feb 21 – Thai Immigration Police arrested four Chinese nationals accused of setting up a wedding photography service and failing to show authorisation documents in this resort island of the Thai South.
BANGKOK, Feb 24 -- Three persons were killed in an explosion in front of the Big C Supercenter in Ratchadamri, not far from the Ratchaprasong intersection where the anti-government protesters are rallying.
BANGKOK, Feb 24 – Terrorism and attacks against anti-government protesters, independent agencies and judicial bodies have escalated in the past 10 days, resulting in deaths and injuries, according to the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC).
BANGKOK, Feb 24 – The ruling Pheu Thai Party has threatened to file charges with police against the Election Commission (EC) for refusing to protect people exercising their voting rights if it fails to organise new elections as required.