Yingluck Shinawatra The Thai legislature voted to impeach the former prime minister over her role in a controversial rice subsidy scheme. This followed several hearings by military-appointed lawmakers. The vote means that Yingluck will be banned from involvement in politics for five years. The former premier faced further woes when the attorney general's office announced that it would indict her on negligence charges over the rice subsidy scheme. If convicted, she could face up to 10 years in jail. Shanghai stock investors Investors in stocks listed on the Shanghai stock exchange suffered a hammering on Monday after the government cracked down on margin trading and tightened supervision of shadow banking. The main Shanghai index slumped 7.7 per cent. Gordon Ramsay A British court ordered the celebrity chef to pay £640,000 (HK$7.5 million) annual rent on a fashionable London restaurant. Ramsay had accused his father-in-law of using an autopen to make him the personal guarantor for the payment.