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Summit this afternoon, banquet tonight – ASEAN leaders assemble in Bangkok

The 34th ASEAN Summit got down to the main agenda today Saturday as leaders from various ASEAN countries arrived in…

5 days ago

34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok – preview

South-east Asian leaders will assemble for the 34th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok this weekend to discuss a range of hot…

7 days ago

Arrests over weekend’s taxi gang violence in Bangkok, two dead – VIDEO

Two people are dead following the weekend's violence between rival motorcycle taxi thugs. More video has emerged showing a man…

1 week ago

Sex toys, fake Viagra and e-cigarettes rounded up in Bangkok raid

SCREENSHOTS: TNA-MCOT Sex toys, fake Viagra and Kamagra pills, e-cigarettes and vaping fluids have been rounded up in a raid…

3 weeks ago

Bangkok’s pick-up-smashing angry aunties have their day in court

Bangkok's famous, or infamous, 'angry aunties' (Thai PBS describes them as 'female car vandals') have had their day in court…

4 weeks ago

Top Five things to consider when buying condos in Thailand

Straight-talking about buying condominiums in Thailand from Desmond Hughes from Hughes Krupica... One of the most commonly read or spoken summary…

4 weeks ago

Port fire damage exceeds 100 million baht

by Pratch Rujivanarom Thailand Port Authority director Kamolsak Phromprayoon says that losses from the huge fire and chemical spill at…

4 weeks ago

Top 10 hard truths of living as an expat in Thailand

There will be bumps along the way between your visits to the beach, bar and immigration office (sometimes the bumps…

1 month ago

Police searching for building owner after two die in Bangkok shophouse fire

PHOTO: The Nation A 67 year old woman and a 60 year old man have been killed after a fire…

1 month ago

Central’s new Suvarnabhumi lifestyle centre set to open late August

PHOTO: Central Pattana Central Village, a new luxury retail outlet situated near Suvarnabhumi International Airport, is 70% finished. Wallaya Chirathivat, deputy…

1 month ago

Bangkok’s Klong Lord gets a make over

The new Klong Lord now boasts clear water, not the black grimy mess as in the past. The klong has…

1 month ago

Three die after car bursts into flames in Bangkok

PHOTOS: The Nation A driver and a front-seat passenger have been killed after their car collided into a roadside tree…

1 month ago

Ping-pong bombs used in Samut Prakan gang brawl

Samut Prakan police have had to intervene in a confrontation between rival gangs and ended up sending five injured youth…

2 months ago

King greets the people in a massive public audience at the Grand Palace

Yesterday's appearances on the balcony of the Suddhaisavarya Prasad Hall of the Grand Palace in Bangkok of HM The King…

2 months ago

Dangerous fake JW Whisky heading for BKK

FILE PHOTO Excise officials have busted a factory in Thailand’s far south that was mixing up brews of fake Johnny…

2 months ago

Chinese continue to soak up Thailand’s condo glut

There are man reasons why Thailand is a favourite location for property buyers from Hong Kong and mainland China -…

2 months ago

Saturday’s Royal Coronation ceremonies – PHOTOS

The 66 year old monarch, dressed in a bejewelled golden robe, was handed the Crown of Victory that weighs 7.3…

2 months ago

Royal Coronation – Sunday’s Ceremonies

9am The ceremony to bestow His Majesty’s Royal Cypher and Royal Title and to grant the royal ranks to members…

2 months ago

Royal Coronation – Saturday morning’s ceremonies – PHOTOS

Today, May 4, is day one of the three-day Royal Coronation ceremony in Bangkok. Today, His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn…

2 months ago

Fire in 40 story unfinished Sathorn condo – VIDEO

PHOTO: Sanook Fire raged at a 40 story Sathorn condo last night just after sunset. A Twitter post shows video…

2 months ago