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By Prachatai |
<p>The Election Commission of Thailand (ECT) has filed defamation charges&nbsp;against Voice TV host Sirote Klampaiboon and activist Nuttaa Mahattana, most likely for Voice TV&rsquo;s broadcasting on the election day.</p>
<p>The Thai media regulator has suspended a news programme on Voice TV, a digital TV channel owned by Panthongtae Shinawatra, the son of controversial former Prime Minister Thaksin.</p> <p>The National Broadcasting and Telecommunications Commission (NBTC) on Monday, 29 August 2016, voted 3 to 1 to suspend transmission for seven days of Wake Up News, a popular morning news programme of Voice TV. &nbsp;&nbsp;</p>