Ousted former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra gestures in a traditional greeting as she leaves the Supreme Court in Bangkok

Ousted former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra gestures in a traditional greeting as she leaves the Supreme Court in Bangkok

Former Thai Prime Minister Yingluck Shinawatra is one of many women in Asia to have held senior positions. Photo: Reuters/Athit Perawongmetha

August 23, 2017 4:10 PM (UTC+8)