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Ousted Thai party slams fresh election delay to 2019

Jan 26, 2018 - 4:47 PM

Elections will likely be delayed for 3 months and fall some time in 2019, deputy prime minister General Prawit Wongsuwon says, without giving a clear date

PRAWIT WONGSUWON. Deputy Thai Prime Minister Prawit Wongsuwon (C) delivers a speech during a meeting in Thailand's southern province of Narathiwat on April 6, 2016. Photo by Madaree Tohlala/AFP

BBC under investigation for profile of new Thai king

Dec 07, 2016 - 6:48 PM

UPDATED The BBC is now under scrutiny for a Thai language profile it published out of its London offices of the nation s new monarch King Maha Vajiralongkorn who ascended to the throne last week

MAHA VAJIRALONGKORN. A woman holds an image of Thailand's new King Maha Vajiralongkorn outside the Grand Palace in Bangkok on December 2, 2016. Photo by Lillian Suwanrumpha/ AFP

Thai elections may be delayed until 2016 – junta

Nov 27, 2014 - 1:21 PM

Prime Minister Prayut Chan O Cha previously said his government hopes to hold fresh polls around October 2015 once the drafting of a new constitution is completed

A view shows an intersection with a sculpture of elephants (L) outside the Thai Grand Palace in Bangkok on October 14, 2014. Nicolas Asfouri/AFP