Is Bangkok Safe? What’s Happening on the Ground and Why

Is Bangkok Safe? What’s Happening on the Ground and Why

  BANGKOK – As the latest clashes in BangkokĀ leave at least five people dead and dozens of police and anti-government protesters injured, reporter Ludovica Iaccino looks into the most violent days that have rocked Thailand’s capital since anti-government protests started in November. Demonstrators took to the streetsĀ at the end of an eight-year dispute that pitted […]

Anti-Graft Body Say’s No Irregularities in Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s Asset Declaration

Anti-Graft Body Say’s No Irregularities in Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s Asset Declaration

  BANGKOK – A Thai anti-graft commission says it will stop investigating asset concealment allegations against the prime minister after finding no grounds in the claims, leaving her premiership intact. National Anti-Corruption Commission chief Klanarong Chanthick said Thursday that the commissioners agreed unanimously that there were no irregularities in Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra’s asset declaration. […]