Published: Nov 06, 2020
WASHINGTON - President Donald Trump and his allies pressed their claims Thursday that election officials have allowed ballot fraud to infect the counting process in the battleground states poised to decide the presidency, but they offered no evidence of irregularities and met with two immediate defeats in court.
Published: Sep 12, 2019
The residents of Koh Panyee in Phang Nga’s Muang district voted on Thursday to refuse to pay fees to the Harbour Department for building houses and shops encroaching on a river on the island, a popular tourist destination.
Published: Sep 07, 2019
Hong Kong Chief Executive Carrie Lam Cheng Yuet-ngor rejected Fitch Ratings’ downgrading of the city’s sovereign rating on Friday, as the “one country, two systems” principle and the city’s rule of law remain strong despite recent unrest.
Published: Apr 11, 2018
Yangon - A Myanmar court on Wednesday rejected a motion to drop a case against two Reuters journalists arrested months ago while reporting on the Rohingya crisis, pushing ahead with hearings that have sparked global outrage and fears of shrinking press freedoms.
Published: Nov 06, 2017
Maj-General Songklod Thipparat on Monday rejected speculation that he was setting up a political party to support the junta ahead of the coming national election, saying he had not yet registered the party with the Election Commission.
Published: Oct 03, 2017
Nothing was leaked ahead of the September 27 verdict in the negligence case against former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra, as court security was tight, Office of the Judiciary secretary-general Sarawut Benjakul insisted on Tuesday.