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Thaksin Shinawatra, Ex-Thai Prime Minister, Has $1.4 Billion Seized By Court

AP | GRANT PECK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Thailand's highest court ruled Friday that ousted leader Thaksin Shinawatra abused his power to enrich himself and his family while in...

Thai Prime Minister Rules Out Talks With Thaksin After Rallies

Bangkok Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Prime Minister Abhisit Vejjajiva on Monday ruled out holding any talks with exiled former leader Thaksin Shinawatra after last week's clashes with Tha...

Thaksin Shinawatra's Passport Revoked

Bangkok Post | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

The passport of fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra has been revoked for his role in inciting the protests that caused the cancellation ...

Thai Protest Leaders Call Halt After Rioting, Deadly Clash

AP | TINI TRAN | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Police issued arrest warrants Tuesday for 14 leaders of an anti-government movement, including ousted Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatr...

Thailand: 100,000 Gather For Anti-Government Protest

AP | GRANT PECK | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — About 100,000 protesters seeking to topple Thailand's government turned their wrath Wednesday on the 88-year-old top adviser to the co...

Thai Parliament Dissolution Demanded By Thousands

AP | AMBIKA AHUJA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK — Thousands of protesters surrounded the prime minister's office Tuesday demanding Thailand's parliament be dissolved and new elections ...

Thailand's New Prime Minister: Abhisit Vejjajiva

AP | AMBIKA AHUJA | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK, Thailand — Thailand's parliament chose the country's Oxford-educated opposition leader as prime minister Monday, capping six months of ...

Abhisit Vejjajiva: Thailand's New Prime Minister

Huffington Post | Hanna Ingber Win | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

Abhisit Vejjajiva, who heads the former opposition Democrat Party, became Thailand's new prime minister Monday. The AP reports that Abhisit is known t...

Thailand's Costly Protests: Who's Footing The Bill?

GlobalPost.com | Patrick Winn | Posted 05.25.2011 | World

BANGKOK -- As anti-government protesters ground parts of Bangkok to a halt, vivid yellow stickers began to appear on noodle carts and shop windows. ...