• Thu, 13 Jun 2019 14:34
    Disgraced former health minister dies aged 65
    Former public health minister Rakkiart Sukthana, who was jailed for corruption, has died aged 65, a TV host has said.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 11 Jun 2019 12:15
    Premchai convicted of bribery in poaching case, handed another year in jail
    Construction tycoon Premchai Karnasutra was sentenced to one year in jail on Tuesday after being found guilty of trying to bribe officials while being arrested at the Thung Yai Naresuan Wildlife Sanctuary in Kanchanaburi early last year.
    national
  • Mon, 10 Jun 2019 01:00
    Stateless Thais mired in red tape
    BUREAUCRATIC complexity and inaction and corruption on the part of local administrative officials have been blamed for blocking ethnic Thais from Myanmar from gaining citizenship.
    national
  • Wed, 29 May 2019 01:00
    Boonsong ex-aide gets 50 years over rice deal
    A CLOSE aide to imprisoned former commerce minister Boonsong Teriyapirom was yesterday sentenced to 50 years in jail in absentia for his role in a corruption scandal linked to the Yingluck Shinawatra government’s rice-pledging scheme.
    national
  • Tue, 28 May 2019 01:00
    Why the Marcoses are still in power
    It remains a disconcerting vision. Imelda Marcos, who has been convicted on no less than seven counts of graft and corruption, attended last week’s swearing-in of her daughter Imee as the family dynasty’s third and latest senator.
    opinion
  • Mon, 27 May 2019 18:36
     Austrian chancellor set to lose no-confidence showdown
    Vienna - Austria's Chancellor Sebastian Kurz was set Monday to lose a no-confidence vote in parliament, which will see him removed from office over a corruption scandal that brought down his coalition government.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 20 May 2019 01:00
    ETDA to help antigraft body modernise its work
    The Office of the National Anti-Corruption Commission (ONACC) and the Electronic Transactions Development Agency (ETDA) on Friday signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) on digital transformation.
    business
  • Fri, 17 May 2019 01:00
    Former monks jailed for laundering state-provided funds
    TWO FORMER senior monks have been sentenced to prison terms for laundering state-provided temple funds.
    national
  • Thu, 16 May 2019 14:30
    Ex-director in school lunch scandal is fired
    A former director of Ban Tha Mai School in Surat Thani's Tha Chana district – who was at the centre of a school lunch programme corruption scandal – has been fired over serious disciplinary breaches.
    national
  • Tue, 07 May 2019 16:21
    Prachatham Thai candidate urges EC to revoke party leader’s electoral rights
    A general-election candidate of a small political party on Tuesday called for the Election Commission (EC) to revoke the electoral rights of his party leader, claiming that he had been sacked by a state agency over a corruption charge.
    Breaking News
  • Fri, 26 Apr 2019 17:45
    Disabled people's caretaker scandal moves to NACC
    Embezzlement allegations involving monthly payments to caretakers hired to take care of people with disabilities in Kalasin and Nakhon Phanom are to be put before the National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC).
    national
  • Fri, 26 Apr 2019 01:00
    Hopewell saga reveals true cost of political corruption
    Thai taxpayers have been robbed of Bt11.88 billion, in what should be a lesson for the future
    opinion
  • Wed, 17 Apr 2019 01:00
    Democracy vs Corruption: the Thanathorn debate
    As expected, the fight between angelic Democracy and demonic Corruption in the aftermath of the Thai election has intensified in terms of ferociousness, irony and paradox.
    opinion
  • Sun, 14 Apr 2019 02:16
    Brother of Vietnam's richest man arrested for bribery
    Hanoi - The brother of Vietnam's richest man was arrested for allegedly bribing officials in a telecoms scandal, the security ministry said Saturday, a shocking development as the communist state widens its crackdown on corruption.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 10 Apr 2019 17:28
    Prem praises ‘non-corrupt’ government
    Privy Council president General Prem Tinsulanonda assured on Wednesday that the current government led by General Prayut Chan-o-cha is free from corruption.
    Breaking News
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