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21 May 2013 : Fugitive former prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra says a 10 million baht reward is waiting for each person giving information which leads to the arrest of the people who set fire to CentralWorld shopping complex in Bangkok at the end of the April-May 2010 political violence, according a message posted on his Twitter page.
21 May 2013 : Deposed prime minister Thaksin Shinawatra appeared to beat a tactical retreat on Sunday night when he told his red-shirt followers he favours an amnesty bill that excludes not only protest leaders and those responsible for the crackdowns, but also himself.
03 Apr 2013 : After a long absence, Thaksin Shinawatra has returned to Facebook with flowers and bricks.
03 Apr 2013 : The Constitution Court has accepted for consideration a petition filed by a senator against a bill to amend the charter, but stopped short of issuing an injunction stopping the joint sitting of parliament from voting on the first reading of the legislation.
03 Apr 2013 : Investigators have completed a probe into alleged loan transaction concealment by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra, the findings of which will be passed to National Anti-Corruption Commission (NACC) chiefs on Thursday.
03 Apr 2013 : The Constitution Court will on Wednesday consider a petition by a senator asking it to issue an injunction against the charter amendments now being debated in parliament.
03 Apr 2013 : The opposition has pledged to use the upcoming Chiang Mai by-election as a platform to expose what it says are the ruling Pheu Thai Party's failures in running the country.
02 Apr 2013 : The Court of Appeals on Tuesday denied bail for a man convicted last week of selling disk-based copies of a controversial Australian documentary about the Thai monarchy.
02 Apr 2013 : His Majesty the King on Tuesday endorsed two new cabinet appointments submitted by Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra.
02 Apr 2013 : Re-elected Bangkok governor MR Sukhumbhand Paribatra on Tuesday discussed progress in 10 tasks deemed urgent for the city.
02 Apr 2013 : Senator Somchai Sawaengkarn, a member of the Group of 40, has submitted a petition to the Constitution Court it to order a freeze on the deliberation of the bill seeking to amend Sections 68 and 237 of the constitution.
02 Apr 2013 : Bangkok Governor Sukhumbhand Paribatra has signed an order appointing four deputy governors, reports said.