Thailand election: Under a new reign old order trinity must make way for fresh blood

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Thailand election: Under a new reign old order trinity must make way for fresh blood

More than four years after it seized power in May 2014, Thailand’s military government appears intent on holding onto it indefinitely. Led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha, the National Council for Peace and Order (NCPO) has repeatedly delayed the pledged Thailand elections, currently slated for February 2019. However, this could again be pushed back several months […]

Thailand English-language News for February 1 (video)

In Thailand English-language News for February 1, 2018, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:46 | Princess Maha Chakri Sirindhorn yesterday presented the Prince Mahidol Award 2017 to the winners in the fields of medicine and public health. In the field of medicine the winner was the ‘Human Genome Project (HGP)’, while the winner in the public […]

Thailand English-language News For October 2

In Thailand English-language News for October 2, 2017, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 00:46 | Replicas of the Royal Crematorium being constructed in Provinces across the nation are 80 per cent complete and are expected to be finished no later than October 15. Meanwhile some 4,999 marigolds have been planted around Su-ngai Padi District Office in […]

Thailand English-language News For September 28 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for September 28, 2017, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:37 | Thais across the country continue to register as volunteers for the royal funeral of the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. 01:43 | Visitors are flocking to visit Ananta Samakhom Throne Hall before it closes for renovations on October 1. The hall currently […]

Thailand English-language News For September 25 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for September 25, 2017, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 00:00 | A replica of the royal crematorium being constructed at Wat Siri Chanthanimit Worawihan in the capital district of Lopburi Province is now 70 per cent complete, with artisans now painting and decorating it. Meanwhile, volunteers in Nakhon Pathom Province have made […]

Thailand English-language News For September 11 (HD video)

In Thailand English-language News for September 11, 2017, Newsline presenter Surapan Laotharanarit tells us about: 00:40 | A representative of King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun has given ‘piggy banks’ to 88 students from Wang Klai Kang Won School, who have spent their days-off this year working in local state offices as interpreters to assist foreigners. 01:36 | Thais nationwide […]

Thailand English-language News For September 4

In Thailand English-language News for September 4, 2017, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:40 | Thais from across the country continue to visit the Grand Palace to pay their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Mourners are able to purchase diaries containing drawings by King Maha Vajiralongkorn Bodindradebayavarangkun, with the proceeds being donated to Siriraj […]

Thailand English-language News For August 29

In Thailand English-language News for August 29, 2017, Newsline presenter Surapan Laotharanarit tells us about: 00:41 | The Dusit Maha Prasat Throne Hall continues to welcome scores of visitors from all walks of life who have journeyed to the Grand Palace to pay their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Meanwhile around the country officials are beginning to […]

Thailand English-language News For August 16

In Thailand English-language News for August 16, 2017, Newsline presenter Sandra Hanutsaha tells us about: 00:42 | Thais from across the country continue to visit the Grand Palace to pay their respects to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. 01:39 | Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha said on Tuesday that the government will not prevent the public from attending the […]

Thailand English-language News For August 2

In Thailand English-language News for August 2, 2017, Newsline presenter Cholaphansa Narula tells us about: 00:49 | Thais from across the country continue gathering at the Grand Palace to pay their respect to the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej. Meanwhile work on the royal funeral casket and urn is expected to finish this month. 01:59 | Mahidol University has […]