• Fri, 16 Nov 2018 18:26
    Two Panthongtae associates face arrest after skipping country before indictment hearing
    Two co-defendants in a money-laundering case against former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra’s son Panthongtae face arrest warrants after they failed to meet public prosecutors as summoned.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 16:31
    EC keeping close eye on Thaksin, Pheu Thai movements in Singapore
    The Election Commission (EC) secretary-general has said that the agency was monitoring reports that some Pheu Thai politicians will travel to Singapore to meet fugitive former premier Thaksin Shinawatra.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
    Who heeds a man of no integrity?
    Suthep Thaugsuban’s glory days are behind him, yet he expects further success as a cheerleader for the junta 
    opinion
  • Fri, 09 Nov 2018 01:00
    New party, old faces: political entrant’s leaders are Shinawatra loyalists
    Family members and loyalists to the powerful former Thai leader Thaksin Shinawatra were on Wednesday elected to head a new party, reinvigorating the division that has characterised and paralysed Thai politics for over a generation.
    opinion
  • Thu, 08 Nov 2018 01:00
    Strong Shinawatra camp presence at first party meet
    PHEU THAI Party’s so-called sister party, Thai Raksa Chart, held its first general assembly yesterday, which saw several heirs and heiresses of politicians from the Shinawatra camp showing up and being named party executives.
    politics
  • Tue, 06 Nov 2018 01:00
    Panthongtae pleads not guilty
    FORMER PM Thaksin Shinawatra’s son Panthongtae pleaded not guilty when he showed up in court yesterday to fight a money-laundering case related to a controversial Krungthai Bank loan.
    politics
  • Wed, 24 Oct 2018 01:00
    Pheu Thai could be dissolved if Thaksin is found to be interfering, EC warns
    PHEU THAI PARTY could be dissolved if it were found to have let former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra interfere with its internal affairs, a senior Election Commission (EC) official warned yesterday.
    politics
  • Tue, 23 Oct 2018 13:58
    EC investigates alleged Thaksin ‘influence’ over Pheu Thai
    The Election Commission (EC) is gathering information regarding former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra’s alleged interference in the Pheu Thai Party’s internal affairs, EC secretary-general Jarungvith Phumma said on Tuesday.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 22 Oct 2018 16:42
    EC should investigate whether Thaksin meddled in Pheu Thai’s affairs: Prawit
    The Election Commission should investigate to see whether former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra had recently interfered in Pheu Thai Party’s internal affairs in violation of the law, Deputy Premier and Defence Minister General Prawit Wongsuwan said on Monday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 11 Oct 2018 01:00
    Thaksin’s son indicted in the KTB loan scandal
    THE SON of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra was indicted yesterday for collusion in money laundering in connection with the Krungthai Bank loan scandal, in a case he claimed was politically motivated.
    politics
  • Mon, 08 Oct 2018 01:00
    Democrats slammed as ‘insincere’ after apologies to Yingluck taken off FB
    THREE DEMOCRAT Party politicians, who had apologised in writing to former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra over a libel case, have been accused of “lacking sincerity” by Pheu Thai Party members.
    politics
  • Fri, 05 Oct 2018 18:31
    Libel drama ends as Democrats apologise to Yingluck in writing
    Three Democrat Party politicians apologised to former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra in writing on Friday for making comments viewed as sexually offensive against her while she was serving as prime minister in 2012.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 26 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thaksin-Prawit showdown just a taste of things to come
    The verbal warfare being waged in full view of the world between Thaksin Shinawatra and Prawit Wongsuwan is disturbing. Even more worrying is that it’s only a taste of what’s to come. Pro-military and pro-Thaksin camps are furiously trading reports of the “war”, but none of them has pointed out the inconvenient truth, which is that we are looking at just the tip of the iceberg.
    opinion
  • Thu, 20 Sep 2018 01:00
    Thaksin, his men poke fun at junta leaders
    JUNTA LEADERS became the objects of derision yesterday, when former PM Thaksin Shinawatra and his men began posting sarcastic messages about the premier and his No 2 man.
    politics
  • Sat, 15 Sep 2018 12:46
    Yingluck posts reviews of Moscow during visit with Thaksin
    Fugitive former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra announced on her Facebook wall on Saturday that she was visiting Moscow with her brother, fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra. Yingluck wrote that her brother took her to visit his friends.
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