Court annulment of Thai election sets bad precedent

‎Thailand’s Constitutional Court ruled on Friday that a general election held last month was invalid, deepening a political stalemate following weeks of opposition protests. The February 2 polls, called by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra in an unsuccessful attempt to ease a months-old political crisis, have not yet been completed because of disruption by demonstrators. A […]

Bombs at home of constitutional court judge

‎Two grenades were fired near the Ekamai area home of Constitution Court judge Jaran Pakdithanakul late Thursday, missing the justice but wounding a man in his own nearby house. Acts of violence are common in Bangkok specially since the presence of the People’s Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) started the street riots and Bangkok Shutdown protests […]