• 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.
  • 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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  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 18:55
    Court set to issue ruling on Mae Moh fossils case
    After a decade-long wait, the Central Administrative Court will on Thursday issue a verdict on a case filed by residents of Lampang’s Mae Moh district against the Thaksin Shinawatra-led Cabinet for failing to protect a large cluster of 13-million-year-old mollusc fossils.
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 17:39
    Thaksin son's case postponed
    Public prosecutors have postponed until October 10 their decision whether to indict the son of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra and two others for money laundering, in connection with the Krungthai Bank loan scandal.
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  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 19:12
    Thaksin vows to fight for ‘democracy'
    Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra vowed to keep on his “battle for Thailand’s democracy”, despite living in self-exile overseas for around a decade, according to the red-shirt media on Thursday.
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  • Wed, 01 Aug 2018 01:00
    How the political divide has affected gender equality
    Thaksin Shinawatra is, understandably, frustrated. And extremely frustrated people rarely watch their words. That being said, whoever helped him come up with the “camouflaged skirts” remark he used to describe the military government should have their pay severely cut.
  • Wed, 25 Jul 2018 17:15
    Thaksin son summoned in fraud probe
    Public prosecutors have summoned Panthongtae Shinawatra, the only son of former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, and two others on September 5 to hear a decision whether to indict them for money laundering.
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  • Fri, 06 Jul 2018 01:00
    The haunting of dubious politicians
    Former premiers Thaksin Shinawatra and Najib Razak have had a bad week due to criminal suspicions
  • Wed, 04 Jul 2018 19:21
    Thaksin faces fifth arrest warrant after failing to appear
    Fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra now faces a fifth arrest warrant after he failed to appear before the Supreme Court on Wednesday for the trial in a corruption case stemming from his government’s policy.
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  • Wed, 27 Jun 2018 01:00
    Exiles should return, face music: PM
    WITHOUT NAMING him in person, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday effectively told fugitive ex-PM Thaksin Shinawatra to return home to fight court cases against him if he believed in his innocence.
  • Tue, 26 Jun 2018 17:41
    PM tells Thaksin, others in self-exile to return and have their day in court
    Without naming him in person, Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha on Tuesday effectively told fugitive ex-PM Thaksin Shinawatra to return home to fight court cases against him if he believed in his innocence.
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  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 18:45
    EC investigating Thaksin’s call to Pheu Thai politicians
    The Election Commission (EC) is investigating former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra’s recent phone call to a group of Pheu Thai politicians, which has been viewed by critics as anillegal intervention in the party’s internal affairs.
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  • Tue, 19 Jun 2018 15:50
    Former foreign minister given two-year jail sentence in Thaksin passports case 
    The Supreme Court’s Political Office Holders Division on Tuesday sentenced Surapong Tohvichakchaikul, a former foreign minister, to two years in jail for malfeasance and dereliction of duty by reissuing passports for fugitive ex-premier Thaksin Shinawatra in 2011.
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  • Wed, 13 Jun 2018 01:00
    Thaksin and Suthep straddle the thin line between bold and dumb
    We have seen two acts of political insanity over the past few days. The question is which one of them – Suthep Thaugsuban publicly announcing he was going back on his words, or Thaksin Shinawatra reminding everyone that he remains the de facto supreme leader of the Pheu Thai Party – is the smarter of the two.
  • Mon, 11 Jun 2018 01:00
    Coup nothing to do with Thaksin
    It seems as though the letter writer, Nick, is referring to Thaksin Shinawatra’s abuse of power to justify the current junta. But the last coup had nothing to do with him, because at the time he had been out of power for years.
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