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Don’t drink and ‘sleep’ – Thai driver caught napping at the wheel

PHOTO: Daily News Online A video posted online today shows a car being driven by a man who had reclined…

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Thailand Tourism Forum 2019 – Reflections #1

PHOTO: Thailand Tourism Forum 2019 One of the key points made at the recently concluded Thailand Tourism Forum 2019 in…

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Four dead and at least five injured in Bangkok crane failure

Four workers were killed and five others injured when the top part of a crane broke off and fell on…

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Crane topples in Bangkok killing four, many others injured

PHOTOS: มาด เซอร์., Klong Prem ShinSuwan / FM91Trafficpro A crane has toppled at a construction site in Bangkok today. The…

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Fire damages house in Bangkok

PHOTOS: FM91BKK A fire has damaged a residential home in Bangkok this afternoon. FM91Bkk reported that a fire was ablaze…

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Authorities play down air pollution problems in Bangkok

The capital’s air pollution situation has worsened today as the quantity of the dangerous PM2.5 particles has risen for the…

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Avengers theme park closes in Bangkok after only 7 months

Usually anything to do with the Avengers is a license to print money. But not in the case of  Southeast…

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Algerian tourist arrested over tourist thefts in Bangkok

PHOTOS: Immigration Bureau  An Algerian male tourist has been arrested after pick pocketing tourists at a BTS Station in Bangkok.…

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Australian and Thai transnational drug smugglers drop the ball

PHOTO: The Nation How much heroin can you smuggle in eight (car) shock absorbers? Apparently close to 4 kilograms. A…

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Thailand Tourism Festival 2019 showcasing Thailand to Thais

The Tourism Authority of Thailand will host the 39th edition of Thailand Tourism Festival at Bangkok's Lumpini Park from January…

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Bangkok smog: Diesel buses and vehicles key problem

by Wichit Chaitrong "The problem is the estimated 2.5 million diesel-powered trucks and buses still on city roads." Experts are…

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Belarusian ‘Anastasia’ will be in Moscow detention another 3 days

Anastasia Vashukevich, aka. Nastya Rybka, the Belarusian model/sex-educator/Instagramer who spent a year in a Thai jail awaiting last week's Court…

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Bangkok smog: Police get out their hoses

by Kornkamon Aksorndech  Traffic police and volunteers sprayed water at four locations in Bangkok this morning in a bid to…

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Club raid in Bangkok. Everyone detained tested positive to drug use.

PHOTOS: The Nation Another Bangkok night spot is is being threatened with closure after an early morning raid found it…

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Bangkok Airways celebrates the arrival of its 40th aircraft

Bangkok Airways has welcome the latest Airbus A319 as the local airline's 40th aircraft when it arrived at Suvarnabhumi Airport. The event…

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Bangkok smog: Sunday awakes to another day of ‘unhealthy’ air in the capital

As promised, Bangkok and the central region have been battling with enduring smog this weekend. On Friday the Thai Meteorological…

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Experience the creative vibe during Bangkok Design Week with Airbnb

Thailand is a hub of creativity; a country filled with artisanal culinary gems and art galleries that boasts creativity and…

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Bangkok’s weather is not helping the smog problem

PHOTO: Thai PBS The Thai capital's air pollution is expected to remain bad, and maybe even get worse, over the…

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Bangkok smog: Predicted to worsen over weekend

Bangkok's air pollution is expected to worsen today following slight improvements in weather conditions and some rain last Tuesday and…

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Belarusian ‘sex trainer’ deported from Thailand

Anastasia Vashukevich, aka. Nastya Rybka, the Belarusian model who claimed she had 'dirt' on Donald Trump and Russian efforts to help win…

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