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Yingluck Shinawatra

Fugitive former Thai PM Yingluck gets five years jail in absentia

1 year, 20 days ago
BANGKOK: Thailand’s Supreme Court convicted and sentenced former prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra in absentia to five years in prison on Wednesday for mismanaging a rice subsidy scheme that cost the country billions of dollars. Yingluck…

Thailand’s ousted Prime Minister Yingluck has fled abroad

1 year, 1 month ago
BANGKOK: Ousted Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra has fled the country ahead of a verdict against her in a negligence trial brought by the junta that overthrew her, sources close to the Shinawatra family said on Friday. Yingluck,…

Former Thai PM Shinawatra in court on negligence charges

3 years, 4 months ago
BANGKOK: Ousted former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra appeared at a Bangkok court on Tuesday for the start of her trial on negligence charges over a multi-billion dollar rice scheme that anti-corruption authorities alleged was…

Impeachment process begins for ousted Thai PM Yingluck

3 years, 10 months ago
BANGKOK: Thailand's military-appointed legislature on Friday started impeachment proceedings against ousted former Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra over a loss-making rice subsidy programme, seen as a further step to try to end the…