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Former Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Pic: AP.

Thailand: Yingluck escapes prosecution over rice scheme… for now

By Fri, Sep 05, 2014 12:09PM UTC Comments Off Former Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Pic: AP.

Thailand’s Office of the Attorney General (OAG) said Thursday that there is not enough evidence to indict former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra for dereliction of duty relating to Thailand’s botched rice pledging scheme. ...

Former PM Yingluck returns to Thailand despite legal threat

By Tue, Aug 12, 2014 12:12PM UTC Comments Off Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Pic: AP.

Former Thailand Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra returned to Thailand from a trip to Europe Monday, quashing speculation that she would remain in self-exile in the face of pending corruption charges in her home country....

Thailand: Former PM Yingluck to face charges over rice scheme

By Thu, Jul 17, 2014 5:49PM UTC Comments Off Thailand's former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Pic: AP.

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's military government has given permission for former premier Yingluck Shinawatra to travel overseas for the first time since they overthrew her government....

Thai game plan: Drive Shinawatras into exile

By Thu, Jul 03, 2014 3:43PM UTC Comments Off Thai game plan: Drive Shinawatras into exile

In November of last year, a Thai businessman with close connections to the leaders of the Bangkok protests that eventually drove the Pheu Thai government from power said the real reason for the protest wasn’t just to oust the government....

Thailand anti-graft body to probe assets of former PM Yingluck

By Thu, Jun 05, 2014 7:20PM UTC Comments Off Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra. Pic: AP.

BANGKOK (AP) — Thailand's anti-corruption agency says it will investigate the assets of former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra and four members of her Cabinet involved in a controversial rice subsidy program....

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