APRIL FOOLS' DAY
Rumours that Thaksin Shinawatra had died in a road accident and a southern militant leader had been arrested sent many scurrying to find out more yesterday, only to discover they had been duped by April Fool jokes.
Thaksin's Twitter page, which had been inactive for more than four months, came back to life yesterday as the ousted premier sought to clarify he had not been killed in a car accident in Dubai and was still alive and well.
``There was no such accident,'' Thaksin said on his Twitter page (@ThaksinLive) yesterday afternoon in response to the rumours about his death.
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