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  1. Landslide puts junta on back foot

    Posted Dec 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... rising sympathy for the self-exiled tycoon turned prime minister. As the ruling military junta today digests the full results of an apparent landslide by the new Thaksin-allied People Power ...

  2. A good week for...

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... Yingluck's Puea Thai party's landslide election win over incumbent Abhisit Vejjajiva's Democrat Party could also pave the way for Thaksin's return after years of exile. But pundits say ...

  3. Restoring civilian charter should be junta's first step

    Posted Jun 17th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... by the disqualification of a party that had won two landslide election victories since 2000. That does not smooth the path back to democracy. Hopefully, voices of reconciliation and restraint within the junta ...

  4. Thaksin set for comeback as allies claim poll victory

    Posted Dec 24th 2007, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... landslide victory in yesterday's elections. Unofficial counts showed Thaksin's allies in the People Power Party (PPP) were just 13 seats from a clear majority after the first election ... said his party would not accept any invitation by Mr Samak to join a coalition. 'It may not be an outright majority for the PPP but we have to say it is the landslide we feared,' said ...

  5. Thaksin returns 'to clear his name'

    Posted Feb 29th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... to a 'normal democracy'- a reference to last December's election landslide by his political proxy, the People Power Party. Reports of a possible plot by military-trained snipers ...

  6. Uncertainty the only certainty in Bangkok

    Posted Jan 05th 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... from power and branding him a corrupt dictator disloyal to the king- remains in place, for the moment at least. That determination has almost certainly increased since the PPP landslide. Few ...

  7. Yingluck can't ignore power of 'red shirts'

    Posted Jul 10th 2011, 12:00am

    ... landslide election victory has been calm in part because her camp and the military are still talking about how to protect key members of the armed forces and avoid any trouble over last year's ...

  8. Thaksin makes right move to end crisis

    Posted Apr 05th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... Thai party to have secured 57 per cent of the vote. But he also admitted that his party had polled 3 million votes less than in his landslide election last year. And it is clear ...

  9. Thaksin claims win, seeks end to impasse

    Posted Apr 04th 2006, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... pass' compared to the A grade achieved in last year's landslide poll victory but said the result was not a failure. Before his appearance he confirmed for the first time that he ...

  10. The politics of persuasion

    Posted Mar 01st 2008, 12:00am by Staff Reporter

    ... The fears of those elites were partly behind the coup that drove Thaksin from power. But the landslide victory of the Thaksin-backed PPP in December's election showed just how problematic coups ...




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