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05 Dec 2013 : The government is seeking to prosecute individuals and businesses which aided anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul said yesterday.
05 Dec 2013 : Burnt-out vehicles were still scattered around Government House yesterday amid other debris.
05 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters have joined City Hall workers in transforming Ratchadamnoen Avenue from a battle zone to a sea of flowers to celebrate His Majesty the King's birthday today.
05 Dec 2013 : After leaving the whole country bewildered by his "people's council" proposal, anti-government protest leader Suthep Thaugsuban revealed yesterday he is staging a "peaceful coup of the people" to topple the Yingluck Shinawatra government.
04 Dec 2013 : The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission on Wednesday warned people caught scrambling signals of the pro-Democrat Blue Sky satellite TV channel and the pro-Pheu Thai Asia Update channel may face a maximum of five years in prison.
04 Dec 2013 : Navy chief Narong Pipatanasai on Wednesday insisted it was most unlikely the armed forces would stage a coup even if the political unrest continues after His Majesty the King's birthday celebrations on Thursday.
04 Dec 2013 : Suthep Thaugsuban's proposal for a royally-bestowed prime minister is impossible to put into practice, Pheu Thai Party leader Charupong Ruangsuwan has claimed.
04 Dec 2013 : People's Democratic Reform Committee leader Suthep Thaugsuban should surrender if he wants to discuss his plans for a "people's council" with the government, Deputy Prime Minister Surapong Tovichakchaikul said on Wednesday.
04 Dec 2013 : The proposal that the Section 7 of the 2007 constitution be invoked to pave the way for the installation of a royally appointed prime minister was not constitutionally justifiable, PM’s Office Minister Warathep Rattanakorn said on Wednesday.
04 Dec 2013 : Protesters aligned with the People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) and Network of Students and People for Thailand's Reform (NSPTR) submitted a letter to Pol Gen Adul Saengsingkaew, the police chief, after arriving at the Royal Thai Police head office on Tuesday.
04 Dec 2013 : Anti-government protesters together with the general public were cleaning up roads and pavements at Ratchadamnoen rally site on Wednesday morning, in preparation for His Majesty the King's 86th birthday tomorrow, Dec 5.
04 Dec 2013 : The Criminal Court is considering a defamation lawsuit filed by former Democrat MP Suthep Thaugsuban against Department of Special Investigation (DSI) chief Tarit Pengdith.