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    Bangkok's nightlife is undeniably one of the city's most appealing features. The city never sleeps and thus, does not lack when it comes to nightclubs, with DJ-driven clubs around every corner. There's something to be said about how diversified Bangkok's...

  • Coin collector’s dream: UK 20p coin sells for 1,000 times face value in eBay bidding frenzy

    A rare United Kingdom 20 pence coin fetched a price 1,000 times higher than its face value. The coin was auctioned on eBay, triggering a bidding war that lasted for a week and ended with a final price of 232 pounds (10,350 baht). On September 11, the Daily Star reported on the extraordinary auction on eBay. The coin in question,…

  • From self-doubt to success: UK plus-size model’s confidence journey pays off

    Captivating fans with her stunning looks and prominent bust, a 30 year old plus-size model from Newcastle in the United Kingdom, earns around 2 million baht per month. However, the self-confidence she radiates today wasn’t always present in the plus-size model. Laura Morgan entered the modelling industry five years ago, inspired by her friend, Playboy model Nina Woolley. Morgan’s captivating photos…

  • Hanoi inferno: Devastating apartment fire claims 56 lives, leaves 37 injured

    A devastating fire that engulfed a ten-storey apartment complex in Vietnam’s capital, Hanoi, tragically claimed at least 56 lives. The fire, which began on the evening of September 12, left an additional 37 people injured, who are currently receiving treatment in the hospital. Hanoi Firefighters worked tirelessly to control the blaze and rescue trapped residents from the apartment block. Nguyen…

  • Time to shine: MFP leader Pita makes it to Time100 Next list

    Move Forward Party (MFP) leader Pita Limjaroenrat has been included in the TIME100 Next list unveiled by the American news magazine, Time. Time magazine recently released its annual TIME100 Next list, which aims to recognise individuals who have excelled in their respective fields and have had a significant impact on and served as an inspiration to others in their communities.…

  • Man accused by Chinese government of 5.6 billion baht fraud arrested in Phuket

    A 55 year old Chinese man was apprehended in a villa in Rawai, Phuket, following an arrest warrant issued by the Chinese government. The man is accused of fabricating documents to secure an illicit loan, causing the Chinese government to suffer losses of around 1.133 billion yuan (approximately 5.6 billion baht). This news was revealed during a press conference at…

  • Man spends 200k baht to investigate girlfriend’s online sex video with shocking results

    Imagine sitting down for your daily dose of internet porn only to stumble upon an explicit video of your girlfriend and another man. One Chinese man was shocked when he encountered just that. Seeing her appearing intoxicated and unconscious during the sex video, he spent over 40,000 yuan (almost 200,000 baht) to investigate the situation. Believing she had been sexually…

  • Vietnamese man lives with ex-mother-in-law who arranges remarriage

    A 33 year old Vietnamese man remained in the same household as his former mother-in-law even after divorcing his wife. Surprisingly, not only did the mother-in-law permit him to continue residing with her following his divorce from her daughter, but she also facilitated his marriage to another woman. Consequently, her daughter decided to move out instead. The story began over…

  • Popstar Sam Smith’s Teletubby style TikTok sparks social media storm (video)

    British pop sensation Sam Smith faced backlash yesterday after taking a break from his global Gloria tour to showcase a quirky Teletubbies fashion statement on TikTok. The 31 year old singer-songwriter shared a video on the popular social media platform, donning an eccentric ensemble featuring tight denim shorts, a form-fitting hooped t-shirt adorned with a young boy munching on an…

  • Mother’s harsh reaction to daughter’s homemade meal sparks outrage online

    A 14 year old Chinese girl‘s heartfelt attempt to prepare a meal for her returning mother was met with criticism, sparking an outcry from netizens. The girl’s mother posted a video online chastising her for preparing too much food, drawing a backlash from the online community. The incident occurred when the young girl decided to cook a meal while her…

  • Chinese man charged for abandoning his son on Jeju Island

    A shocking child abandonment incident in South Korea has led to a Chinese man in his 30s being charged with violating the nation’s Child Welfare Act. The man was arrested for allegedly abandoning his nine year old son on the popular tourist destination of Jeju Island in August. The Korea Times reported that the boy was left to fend for…

  • Wine flood submerges Portuguese town after 2.2 million-litre tanks bursts

    Portugal experienced an unusual flood of red wine when approximately 2.2 million litres burst from storage tanks on September 10, flowing downhill through the town of Sao Lourenco do Bairro in central Anadia. The wine combined with the natural slope of the area created a startling spectacle reminiscent of a forest river, much to the bewilderment of the locals. The…

  • Lizard lingerie: Chinese customs uncover 16 live sailfin lizards hidden in woman’s underwear

    Chinese customs officials made a shocking exotic pet trade discovery when they seized 16 live sailfin lizards concealed within a woman’s undergarments. The woman, attempting to smuggle these rare reptiles into Hong Kong, was apprehended at Futian Port, located in Shenzhen, eastern China. Noticing the woman’s unusually bulky attire, officials conducted a search which revealed five mesh bags containing the…

  • Singapore Airlines’ hot seat: Passengers fume over 8-hour ‘sauna’ delay (video)

    Singapore Airlines apologised to furious passengers for keeping them onboard for eight hours in suffocating “sauna” conditions as the air conditioning was turned off as they tried to fix a technical problem on a flight bound for Singapore from Shanghai. The apology to disgruntled travellers is all too familiar for many international fliers who have grown weary of perpetual disingenuous…

  • THAI spreads its wings: More flights to China as visa policy takes off

    After a discussion with the Thai Prime Minister and Finance Minister, Srettha Thavisin, Thai Airways (THAI) is planning to increase its flights to China from 25 flights to 35 flights a week in response to the free visa policy for Chinese tourists. Srettha announced after the meeting with the Association of Domestic Travel (ADT) that the government planned to extend…

  • Six dead after lift plummets 40 floors at construction site in India (video)

    A tragic accident occurred in Thane, India, where a high-rise construction site’s lift fell 40 floors, resulting in at least six fatalities. Five of the deceased died instantly and one later in the hospital. Additionally, three more sustained injuries. The incident transpired around 6pm local time on Sunday, September 10. The Thane Fire Brigade was promptly alerted and successfully rescued…

  • Shanghai crab feast video cracks the Internet: Busty beauty steals spotlight over seafood

    A video posted by a stunning woman from Shanghai, China, focusing on a crab feast with her family, took an unexpected turn when netizens seemed more interested in the busty beauty than the food. The clip initially shared to celebrate her brother’s impressive crab catch and the subsequent sumptuous meal, soon saw viewers commenting with lots of innuendo. “The crabs…

  • Visa mishap leaves dog stranded at Atlanta Airport for three weeks

    After an agonising three-week separation, a relieved owner was reunited with her beloved dog at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport, one of the busiest airports in the world. The heartwarming dog reunion was an emotional moment as they were once again in each other’s arms. The dog, who had been missing, was discovered to be in good health despite showing signs…

  • Ex-mother-in-law’s gift of an antique bowl worth over 14 million baht

    A 30 year old woman was left stunned after discovering a seemingly antique bowl, a parting gift from her ex-mother-in-law, was worth over 14 million baht. The revelation occurred on the popular television show Asset Appraisal on China Central Television (CCTV), where experts evaluate the worth of various items brought in by participants. The woman, who had recently divorced her…

  • Eight-legged, three-eyed unusual calf birth stuns Vietnamese community

    A cow in north-central Vietnam shocked villagers when it gave birth to an unusual calf with eight legs, three eyes, and two tongues, according to a report. Despite appearing ready to give birth on the afternoon of August 1, the cow’s health dramatically deteriorated until the morning of August 2. Locals in the community of Điền Quang, Bá Thước district,…

  • Chinese couple find abducted son after 16 years, revealing harrowing tale of abuse

    After 16 distressing years, a Chinese couple was joyously reunited with their son who had been abducted as an infant. The child, however, bore the scars of a horrendous ordeal, a sight that caused immense pain to the overjoyed parents. The story begins in 2006 in the Mutan district of Hezhou, Guangxi, China, where a 22 day old infant was…

  • Calvatia Gigantea: Farmer discovers rare mushroom in South Korea

    A 73 year old South Korean farmer stumbled upon a strange, large, white object weighing about 2 kilogrammes while cutting grass on a mountain in Hongseong, South Chungcheong Province. Initially thought to be an enormous egg, experts later identified the object as a rare type of mushroom known as Calvatia gigantea or giant puffball. The discovery of the giant egg…

  • Dispute over payment sparks petrol station fire in China

    A man ignited a motorcycle and drove it into a petrol station, causing a fire, following a dispute with a staff member about overpayment. The incident occurred in Shanwei City, China, and was caught on CCTV. The man was later arrested, and no injuries were reported. The shocking petrol station fire took place in a petrol station in the city…

  • Morocco earthquake leaves 2000+ dead, untold damages

    A powerful earthquake with a magnitude of 6.8 struck Morocco late Friday night, leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. The catastrophic event claimed the lives of more than 2,000 people, with the toll expected to rise as rescuers grappled with challenging conditions to reach remote mountain villages and hard-hit areas. This seismic catastrophe marked the most significant earthquake…

  • Suvarnabhumi Airport’s SAT-1 terminal to soft-launch boosting capacity by 33%

    Suvarnabhumi International Airport, governed by Airports of Thailand (AoT), is set to soft-launch its Satellite 1 (SAT-1) terminal on September 28, following a successful full-scale trial involving 180 mock passengers and their luggage. The trial aimed to evaluate operations at both the SAT-1 satellite passenger terminal and the primary terminal, with Thai Airways offering assistance by supplying cabin crew and…

  • Thailand makes headlines: Top 30 ranking in US News & World Report’s Best Countries List

    Thailand secured a place in the top 30 of the American media company US News & World Report’s 2023 Best Countries list. The Royal Thai Embassy in Washington DC spread the good news on Facebook today drawing attention from Thai netizens and news agencies. The list was created considering each nation’s global performance in various aspects. For example, daily life…

  • Ticket turbulence: Thai airlines aim to price things right amid rising costs

    Thai airlines plan to explain the accusations of raising ticket prices amid higher jet fuel costs. The Airlines Association of Thailand (AAT) announced it will host a seminar to clarify airfare structures and CAAT price regulations following consumer complaints. Nok Air CEO Wutthiphum Jurangkool stated that price increases mainly occurred during extended holidays due to high demand, impacting last-minute bookings.…

  • Ride of terror: Malaysian tourist’s Bangkok kidnap nightmare with a twist

    A Malaysian tourist recently shared a harrowing experience while travelling in Bangkok, accusing a Thai ride-hailing driver of attempting to kidnap him and his four friends for a human trafficking gang. The Malaysian tourist, who goes by the name Andrew Tong on Facebook, recounted this life-changing experience. According to Tong, the incident unfolded on their final day in Bangkok as…

  • Eye-opening surgery gone wrong: Chinese woman left with ‘see-through’ eyelid

    A shocking medical mishap occurred when a woman, from Hohhot, China, underwent a double eyelid surgery. In a horrific turn of events, the operation left her with an eye hole through which she could still see, even when her eyes were closed. The distress caused by the incident led to her tears flowing straight out of the hole, and dust…

  • Chinese woman dupes 16 companies simultaneously, amasses 240 million baht

    A Chinese woman managed to hold positions in 16 different companies simultaneously, deceiving her employers for three years before detection. This elaborate scam allowed her to amass considerable wealth, enough to purchase a luxurious house in Shanghai in cash. Guan Yue, the Chinese woman in question, was aided by her husband Chen Qiang, who is knowledgeable in legal matters and regulations.…

  • Fuel tank trouble: Mysterious skyfall damages three cars in Turkey

    A puzzling incident occurred in Turkey, when a large fuel tank mysteriously fell from the sky, damaging three parked cars. Initial reports suspect that the tank originated from a military aircraft. The alarming incident took place in Turkey on Monday, September 4, when a fuel tank seemingly broke away from an aircraft in flight and landed in a parking area…

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