Thaksin may be considering exile

BANGKOK, Aug. 9 (UPI) -- Rumors that former Thai Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra may go into exile rather than face legal proceedings are unconfirmed, an official says.

Thai prime minister wins confidence vote

BANGKOK, June 27 (UPI) -- Thai Prime Minister Samak Sundaravej and his seven ministers easily won a confidence vote Friday despite opposition charges of mismanagement and inefficiency.

Deposed Thai premier wants to return

BANGKOK, Dec. 25 (UPI) -- Thaksin Shinawatra, deposed as prime minister last year by Thailand's military rulers, is now keen to return home with the election victory of his allies.

Thailand to crack down on cell phone porno

BANGKOK, March 16 (UPI) -- Thailand will revoke the licenses of mobile phone providers that provide obscene or pornographic picture services to users.

Thailand will impose online gaming curfew

LONDON, July 8 (UPI) -- The government of Thailand will soon impose an online gaming curfew because of concerns about rising addiction rates among children.