Palang Pracharath Party is formalising a deal with two "kingmaker" parties that will likely give the coalition control of more than half of the 500 seats in the House of Representatives.
Thailand's Constitutional Court has suspended Future Forward Party leader Thanathorn Juangroongruangkit's legislator status, one day before the opening of Parliament.
BANGKOK -With its new parliament due to open on May 22, Thailand on Tuesday (May 14) unveiled a list of appointed senators packed with military and police officers, as well as former legislators handpicked by the ruling junta.
An inscrutable Palang Pracharath Party leader Uttama Savanayana said yesterday: "What I can say for now is dialogue is going on. Everything will be clear after the dialogue."
One of the surprise winners in Thailand's election on March 24 is now under siege, fighting off criminal charges and allegations that it is hostile to the monarchy. What happens next could fundamentally alter the political equation.
Pheu Thai Party's unmasking of its six coalition partners on Wednesday is just the first act in a prolonged political drama that Thailand is about to see.
In a land known for its annual pageant featuring stunning, svelte women who were born male, Ms Tanwarin Sukkhapisit stands out as an unconventional transgender woman.
It is hard to walk alongside Dr Chadchart Sittipunt without being stopped by strangers who want a selfie with him.
BANGKOK - With two weeks to go before Thailand's general election, the country's oldest political party has faced up to an uncomfortable realisation: Young, first-time voters are writing them off.