|Thailand caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra (R) casts her vote at a polling station near her residence in Bangkok, capital of Thailand, Feb. 2, 2014. By 10 a.m. local time Sunday, voting had been proceeding at 333 constituencies in 68 Thai provinces, while 42 constituencies in nine provinces had canceled polling, the Election Commission said. (Xinhua/Rachen Sageamsak)
BANGKOK, Feb. 2 (Xinhua) -- Thai caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Sunday morning cast her vote at a polling station at Klong Lam Chiak School near her residence in the capital Bangkok.
Thai court approves arrest warrant for protest leader
BANGKOK, Feb. 1 (Xinhua) -- Arrest warrants have been announced for three Thai anti-government protesters who interfered advance voting on Jan. 26, including a People's Democratic Reform Committee (PDRC) leader.
Thai Criminal Court has approved arrest warrants for PDRC leader Issara Somchai, a man known as "Little Saddam", and another man who was photographed trying to strangle a man who had tried to cast his vote on Jan. 26. Full story
Thai caretaker PM urges protesters not to block voting
BANGKOK, Jan. 31 (Xinhua) -- Thai caretaker Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra on Friday appealed anti-government protesters not to block voting during the Feb. 2 general election.
Otherwise, Thailand will be viewed as an undemocratic country, Yingluck was quoted by the Nation newspaper as saying. Full story