Thai PM calls for fresh election on August 3

Thailand`s caretaker Prime Minister Niwattumrong Boonsongpaisan on Tuesday called for fresh polls to be held on August 3 in a bid to end the nation`s political turmoil, after the military imposed martial law across the kingdom.

Thais vote for Senate as PM showdown looms

Thais voted on Sunday to elect the upper house of parliament in a poll that could hold the key to the fate of the prime minister, who faces possible impeachment for negligence after months of street protests.

Thais vote despite opposition protests, blockades

Thailand voted under heavy security in snap election marred by opposition boycott and cancellation of voting in 45 constituencies, casting doubts on the credibility of the polls.

Thai election rivals in final push for votes

Thailand`s rival political camps launched a last-minute appeal for votes on the eve of a hard-fought election.

Fugitive ex-leader Thaksin dominates Thai election

With his vast riches, Thaksin Shinawatra may be on the verge of a remarkable comeback.