Looking inside ourselves and out at the world
Independent and neutral with regard to all political and religious orientations,® aims to promote awareness of the major democratic principles on which tolerance is based.

Ousted Thai PM Indicted over Rice-Buying Program; Faces Impeachment Vote

Thailand's Anti-Corruption Commission has dealt ousted Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra another legal defeat, finding her guilty of negligence over a controversial rice subsidy program.The commission unanimously ruled Thursday there was enough evidence to indict Ms. Yingluck over the program, which her critics say was riddled with corruption and wasted billions of dollars.Anti-Corruption Commission member Vicha Mahakhun announced the verdict."The committee agrees, 7-0, that the...

Read complete article
© Voice of America -

Follow us on ...
Facebook Twitter