But the king issued a statement which said: 'To bring a senior royal family member into the political system in any way is against royal traditions and the nation's culture. which is very inappropriate'.
The Thai Raksa Chart party - Princess Ubolratana's nominating party - has said that it "graciously accepts" the royal announcement and "would abide by election regulations and royal tradition".
That ends a bold gambit by the anti-military coalition to boost its popularity and insulate itself against charges of being anti-monarchy, by having the king's flamboyant older sister Ubolratana run for prime minister, although her nomination can not be legally withdrawn.
Thailand has been a constitutional monarchy since 1932, but the royal family wields great influence and commands the devotion of millions.
The junta leader, Prayut Chan-o-cha, is also contesting the race for prime minister, as the candidate of a pro-military party.
The March 24 elections are the first since a 2014 military coup toppled a pro-Thaksin government.
Before the withdrawal, Paiboon sent a letter to the Election Commission to request suspension of her nomination.
UK's May rejects pivot towards Brexit customs union compromise After talks with Brussels this week Mrs May said that she was determined to deliver Brexit on time ahead of the March 29 deadline. But it was rejected by the UK Parliament and if it is not approved by Brexit day, the default position would be a no-deal Brexit.
The nomination of the king's elder sister, who has starred in soap operas and an action movie and gave up her royal titles after marrying an American, was a shocking move by forces loyal to Thaksin, who face an uphill battle in the election.
The commission is also considering a complaint seeking to ban the Thai Raksa Chart party but did not mention the petition on Monday.
"The royal announcement made it clear that the party violated electoral law", said Mr Srisuwan Janya, secretary-general of the Association for the Protection of the Constitution.
"The EC must therefore take steps to dissolve the party", Paiboon said, citing Section 92 of the 2018 Political Party Act's stipulation on dissolution of the party when it has obtained credible evidence that it has committed an act deemed hostile to constitutional monarchy rule.
Mr Prayut overthrew the democratic government of Yingluck Shinawatra, the younger sister of former Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
The Thai royal family, a revered institution shielded from criticism by a tough defamation law, has traditionally been seen as above the political fray, although royals have intervened in moments of political crisis.
In a statement broadcast across Thai television networks, King Vajiralongkorn, 66, said: "Even though she has relinquished her royal titles in writing, she maintained her status and carried herself as a member of the Chakri dynasty".
Thaksin, himself removed in a coup in 2006, lives in self-imposed exile after being convicted by a Thai court of corruption in absentia.
Stretches of interstates 29, 35, 80, 90 and 94 are expected to be hard and unsafe to travel on during the height of the storm. Whether that will mean plowable snow or just a mess of wintry mix, sleet, or freezing rain, is still unclear.
Abramovich demands Champions League football, and Sarri is increasingly in danger of failing to deliver a top-four finish. Instead, the day was about reclaiming top spot from Liverpool , and they did so in comprehensive fashion.
Six of the best new artist nominees are women, including H.E.R., Chloe x Halle, Margo Price, Dua Lipa, Bebe Rexha and Jorja Smith. As far as performers go, fans of Ariana Grande might be disappointed to learn that she dropped out of the ceremony.
About 4,000 marched in Paris, while demonstrations were held in other French cities, including Marseille, Toulouse, and Bordeaux. Several cars were set afire in Paris amid Yellow Vests demonstrations, according to local media.
Disney released a new look at its live-action Aladdinmovie during the 61st Annual GRAMMY Awards on Sunday. Directed by Guy Ritchie , the man behind 2009's Sherlock Holmes , Aladdin hits theaters on May 24 .
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Brewing storm could bring dumping of snow
Temperatures should reach the low 40s Sunday afternoon, so any hazardous conditions should be gone rather quickly. Snow flurries are already falling in Franklin county as of 5 PM and will continue to become more widespread.
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