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  • May 25, 2016 1:00 am

    Would revisiting Thaksin’s share case cleanse our souls?

    Should we go back to where it all began? It will be a long journey: Back when a massive quantity of shares in the Shinawatras’ telecom empire was suspiciously transferred to the family’s servants, youngsters protesting the 2014 coup or the Yingluck administration prior to the power seizure had not even been born yet. Reopening the “share concealment” case is simply a waste of time, many insist. Others call it an inflammable mess that would only add fuel to an already raging fire.

    opinion
  • April 22, 2016 1:00 am

    Thaksin is stirring unrest: PM

    Noppadon denies any role by former premier; Prayut says referendum won't be held if it's not possible.

    politics
  • April 21, 2016 3:23 pm

    Prayut blames Thaksin for opposition to junta

    Prime Minister Gen Prayut Chan-o-cha Thursday lambasted at former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra, saying he is behind on-going opposition to the National Council for Peace and Order.

    breakingnews
  • April 21, 2016 2:51 pm

    Thaksin not hire lobbyists to lobby foreign govts, agencies to act against Thailand: Noppadon

    Former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra has not hired lobbyists to lobby foreign governments and organisations to act against Thailand, his advisor Noppadon Patama said Thursday.

    breakingnews
  • April 11, 2016 1:00 am

    If the military had been patient, Thaksin would have been voted out

    Re: “Thaksin can only blame himself for coups”, Letters, April 9.

    opinion
  • April 9, 2016 1:00 am

    Thaksin can only blame himself for coups

    Re: “Thaksin caused two coups, may do it again”, Letters, April 4.

    opinion
  • April 7, 2016 3:39 pm

    Pheu Thai meets for Thaksin Skype address

    BANGKOK - Ex-MPs from Thailand's toppled government met Thursday for the first time since a 2014 coup for a Skype address by Thaksin Shinawatra, the self-exiled former premier who sits at the crux of the country's political rupture.

    breakingnews
  • April 4, 2016 1:00 am

    PM sees red over Pheu Thai ex-MPs having bowls signed by fugitive Thaksin

    Prime Minister General Prayut Chan-o-cha yesterday slammed ex-MPs of Pheu Thai Party for having possessed red bowls with former PM Thaksin Shinawatra’s signature and Songkran wishes.

    politics
  • April 4, 2016 1:00 am

    Thaksin caused last two coups, may do it again

    Much has been discussed in the international media, and among academics, as to why military coups should happen in Thailand in the 21th Century.

    opinion
  • March 29, 2016 5:33 pm

    Thaksin's red bowls not allowed for Songkran: Prayut

    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha insisted Tuesday that no one can distribute red plastic bowls, printed with names of ex-PMs Thaksin and Yingluck Shinawatra for Songkran splashing.

    breakingnews
  • March 17, 2016 1:00 am

    Chavalit resurfaces, issues veiled warning to Thaksin

    FORMER PRIME minister and political veteran Chavalit Yongchaiyudh, who once led the Pheu Thai Party, is back in the media limelight. And once again the focus is former PM Thaksin Shinawatra, who recently accused the junta of trying to hang on to power, yet sought to meet with the generals in power.

    politics
  • March 14, 2016 1:00 am

    Thaksin left the education system in a shambles

    Re: “Junta clinging to power, Thaksin says”, Politics, March 11.

    opinion