The end of Songkran brought the urgency right back to politics. But not for long. The ear-splitting, street-bursting, epithet-howling weekend mobs didn't happen, as the judges and investigators suddenly came over all coy, and delayed all the important stuff ? maybe for a few days, maybe for longer.
The establishment of an organisation to eradicate those accused of anti-monarchy behaviour could spark "witch-hunts" that end in a repeat of the 1976 Thammasat University massacre, Human Rights Watch has warned.
Pheu Thai says a political conspiracy has been launched to unseat caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, citing the national anti-graft body's refusal to hear from more government witnesses.
Dog leather ... it's soft, fine-textured and readily distinguishable from other leathers due to its foul smell and scars, says Chanin Chitkomut, who encountered the product several years ago.
CHACHOENGSAO - Police found 1,900 ping-pong bombs ready for delivery after raiding a damaged house in search of clues into the death of a six-year-old girl after two explosions on Friday.
The Democrat Party says it will attend a meeting on Tuesday with the Election Commission (EC) but will not run in the next election as long as the Pheu Thai Party cannot stop violence in the country.
Regulators have warned of a scam in which people are persuaded to pay for a digital TV set-top box now without having to wait for a discount coupon to be provided by the National Telecommunications Commission (NBTC).
PHUKET: Two men died and one was injured when a bungee-jumping equipment test went wrong in Phuket's Muang district on Friday night.
The National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) is expected to rule early next month on Yingluck Shinawatra's involvement in the rice-pledging programme, a spokesman said on Friday.
SEOUL - South Korean prosecutors sought arrest warrants on Friday for the captain and two crew members of the ferry that capsized with hundreds of children on board, a coastguard official said.