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Singapore man pimps out sweet wheelchair chariot (Video)

Who would not want to take that for a spin?

Malaysia among 55 countries where authorities investigate social media posts: report

Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and YouTube among the government’s targets.

Malaysia among 55 countries where authorities investigate social media posts: report

Meet Marayum: An online community dictionary that saves indigenous languages from dying

It supports local languages like Asi, Hiligaynon, and Cebuano, and plans to add more to the list

Meet Marayum: An online community dictionary that saves indigenous languages from dying

Deputy AG probed for letting ‘Boss Red Bull’ off the hook for killing cop

The former justice official who made sure there was no case against cop-killing Red Bull heir Vorayuth “Boss”...

Deputy AG probed for letting ‘Boss Red Bull’ off the hook for killing cop

LOOK: New Clark City Aquatic Center reinterpreted as a candy sculpture

The world-class swimming facility and previous SEA Games venue is given the sweet treatment

LOOK: New Clark City Aquatic Center reinterpreted as a candy sculpture

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Mermaid + Rubbish + Kuta Beach: Add Coconuts Bali’s limited edition wall art to your room decor

Mermaid + Rubbish + Kuta Beach: Add Coconuts Bali’s limited edition wall art to your room decor

Grab yours fast! Each Coconuts city has its own unique design, and there are only 10 pieces for each design.

Bali vice governor wants Ngurah Rai airport to open for international flights

Bali vice governor wants Ngurah Rai airport to open for international flights

Bali’s vice governor said he was disappointed with the central government’s decision to exclude Ngurah Rai International Airport from serving international arrivals.

Police suspect suicide after Canadian national found dead in Bali’s Karangasem regency

Police suspect suicide after Canadian national found dead in Bali’s Karangasem regency

The victim, identified as LB, was reportedly found covered in blood and with slash wounds on his wrists in the bathroom of his home.

Odd-even traffic rule coming to Kuta, Sanur to prevent crowds

Odd-even traffic rule coming to Kuta, Sanur to prevent crowds

The rule will be implemented on roads around Sanur Beach, Kuta Beach, and in Denpasar City.

Indonesian influencer arrested in Bali for masturbating live on social media

Indonesian influencer arrested in Bali for masturbating live on social media

An Indonesian woman authorities described as an influencer was arrested in Denpasar for alleged “pornographic action."

Savor more Sarnies at cafe’s new downtown digs in leafy Soi Tonson (Photos)

Savor more Sarnies at cafe’s new downtown digs in leafy Soi Tonson (Photos)

Downtown fans of Sarnies’ coffee, baked dishes and hearty brunches won’t have to commute to Charoen Krung now that they are available at its new hangout tucked in a leafy road...

Brighten your wall with quirky art from Coconuts Bangkok

Brighten your wall with quirky art from Coconuts Bangkok

What does the color green mean to you? Energy? Life? Growth? For us, it’s everything juicy and fresh, which might just be the thing your wall needs. Special edition fabric wall...

After 37 years, German eatery Bei Otto quits Sukhumvit Road

After 37 years, German eatery Bei Otto quits Sukhumvit Road

A German institution in the heart of Bangkok where untold schnitzel and pints have been pounded for four decades will say auf wiedersehen to its home on Soi Sukhumvit 20. Tomorrow...

Deputy AG probed for letting ‘Boss Red Bull’ off the hook for killing cop

Deputy AG probed for letting ‘Boss Red Bull’ off the hook for killing cop

The former justice official who made sure there was no case against cop-killing Red Bull heir Vorayuth “Boss” Yoovidhya is preparing his wrist for a gentle slapping. A...

Oh-so-popular Seoul cafe ‘Mil Toast House’ lands in Siam Square

Oh-so-popular Seoul cafe ‘Mil Toast House’ lands in Siam Square

An uber-popular Korean breadhouse has arrived in Bangkok, with queues lining up outside in its first days since opening on the weekend. Mil Toast House is giving Seoul-starved...

No collective leave days as Indonesian government releases provisional 2022 holiday schedule

No collective leave days as Indonesian government releases provisional 2022 holiday schedule

Is it just us, or has 2021 both flown by and been a drag due to its lack of collective leave days? Well, prepare to let out a collective gasp with the realization that 2022 is...

Scientists prove green wall art featuring vampire squirrel brings happiness

Scientists prove green wall art featuring vampire squirrel brings happiness

Coconuts Jakarta limited wall art flag featuring vampire squirrel.

Senior minister Luhut Pandjaitan sues activists for IDR100 billion over claims of ties to Papua gold mine

Senior minister Luhut Pandjaitan sues activists for IDR100 billion over claims of ties to Papua gold mine

Top Indonesian minister Luhut Pandjaitan is on course to go head-to-head in court with two renowned human rights activists, after they alleged the politician to have direct...

16 years for Aceh man who raped niece as Supreme Court overturns acquittal by Sharia Court

16 years for Aceh man who raped niece as Supreme Court overturns acquittal by Sharia Court

A man in Aceh is set to serve more than 16 years in prison for raping his niece, after his recent acquittal by a religious court in the province was overturned by Indonesia’s...

Central Java teen murders his mother after being scolded for watching too much TV

Central Java teen murders his mother after being scolded for watching too much TV

A 17-year-old teenager in Jepara regency, Central Java was arrested by the police for the alleged murder of his own mother, which reportedly happened over something as trivial as...

Spark joy to your space with wall art by Coconuts KL

Spark joy to your space with wall art by Coconuts KL

In honor of our 10th anniversary, we’ve created a collection of cool AF wall art

Malaysian girl group Dolla featured on Times Square billboard in New York

Malaysian girl group Dolla featured on Times Square billboard in New York

Dolla is the third Malaysian act to grace the Times Square billboard.

Malaysia among 55 countries where authorities investigate social media posts: report

Malaysia among 55 countries where authorities investigate social media posts: report

Facebook, Instagram, TikTok, Twitter and YouTube among the government’s targets.

‘Hello Hater’: Malaysian rapper Namewee pretends to be Afghan terrorist in new music video

‘Hello Hater’: Malaysian rapper Namewee pretends to be Afghan terrorist in new music video

Rapper was banned from Weibo after comparing the CCP to the Taliban.

PM Ismail Sabri becomes hot topic on Twitter but nobody can see the tweets

PM Ismail Sabri becomes hot topic on Twitter but nobody can see the tweets

‘ISMAIL SABRI’ among Malaysia’s top tweets today, alongside’ ‘jungkook’ and ‘LGBT’

Remind yourself every day how weird and wondrous your city is with this wall art

Remind yourself every day how weird and wondrous your city is with this wall art

There are only ten of these weird wonders available

LOOK: New Clark City Aquatic Center reinterpreted as a candy sculpture

LOOK: New Clark City Aquatic Center reinterpreted as a candy sculpture

The world-class swimming facility and previous SEA Games venue is given the sweet treatment

Meet Marayum: An online community dictionary that saves indigenous languages from dying

Meet Marayum: An online community dictionary that saves indigenous languages from dying

It supports local languages like Asi, Hiligaynon, and Cebuano, and plans to add more to the list

LOOK: PNR Clark phase 2 train will run from Malolos to Clark in 30 minutes

LOOK: PNR Clark phase 2 train will run from Malolos to Clark in 30 minutes

The renders are part of the North-South Commuter Railway project that will run from New Clark City to Laguna

Almost there: PH Creative Industries bill approved on final reading in Congress

Almost there: PH Creative Industries bill approved on final reading in Congress

Hopefully, this law will help government protect and support freelancers

OMG it’s something weird for your wall, Coconuts Yangon

OMG it’s something weird for your wall, Coconuts Yangon

What does the color green mean to you? Energy? Life? Growth? For us, it’s everything juicy and fresh, which might just be the thing your wall needs. Special edition fabric wall...

Myanmar actress held by junta wins ‘best performance’ at German film fest

Myanmar actress held by junta wins ‘best performance’ at German film fest

A Burmese actress last night won an award at an international film festival in Germany despite the fact that she – and almost everyone else who worked on the Myanmar film which...

Three Myanmar women among ‘most influential’ of 2021: Time

Three Myanmar women among ‘most influential’ of 2021: Time

Three Myanmar women yesterday joined the likes of Prince Harry, Joe Biden and Youn Yuh Jung as the year’s most influential people, according to Time magazine. In its annual list...

Bomb at Ocean Shopping Mall as attacks multiply across Yangon

Bomb at Ocean Shopping Mall as attacks multiply across Yangon

A bomb exploded at the Ocean Supercenter in Yangon’s 9 Mile area this morning, the latest in a string of attacks in the city that opposition forces say they have carried out...

It’s going on in Yangon: Coconuts’ 10 most-read stories

It’s going on in Yangon: Coconuts’ 10 most-read stories

There’s not sugarcoating it, Yangon: It’s been a bad year. We too remember the promise of a new Myanmar where Yangon could shine at its full potential when we joined the...

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Remind yourself every day how weird and wondrous your city is with this wall art

Remind yourself every day how weird and wondrous your city is with this wall art

There are only ten of these weird wonders available

Watch WWE’s first Singaporean wrestler smash his winning debut (Video)

Watch WWE’s first Singaporean wrestler smash his winning debut (Video)

Flying the Singaporean flag high in the ring.

Scientists prove green wall art featuring vampire squirrel brings happiness

Scientists prove green wall art featuring vampire squirrel brings happiness

Coconuts Jakarta limited wall art flag featuring vampire squirrel.

Mermaid + Rubbish + Kuta Beach: Add Coconuts Bali’s limited edition wall art to your room decor

Mermaid + Rubbish + Kuta Beach: Add Coconuts Bali’s limited edition wall art to your room decor

Grab yours fast! Each Coconuts city has its own unique design, and there are only 10 pieces for each design.

OMG it’s something weird for your wall, Coconuts Yangon

OMG it’s something weird for your wall, Coconuts Yangon

What does the color green mean to you? Energy? Life? Growth? For us, it’s everything juicy and fresh, which might just be the thing your wall needs. Special edition fabric wall...

The debut album that’s been eight years in the making, with Gentle Bones | The Coconuts Podcast | Sept 10, 2021

Finding Hope In The Dark for survivors of sexual violence in Singapore, with Kelly Leow | The Coconuts Podcast | Sept 3, 2021

The Bali suitcase murderer’s early release, with Julianne Greco and Sheany | The Coconuts Podcast | Aug 27, 2021

The pangolin spotted wandering around a suburban village in the Philippines, with Anna Varona, Edward Lorenzo and Dr. Glenn Maguad | The Coconuts Podcast | Aug 20, 2021

Racist restaurant owners and hiring malpractice in Hong Kong, with Hillary Leung | The Coconuts Podcast | Aug 13, 2021

How Singapore’s nightlife scene is staying alive, with Joshua Pillai | The Coconuts Podcast | Aug 6, 2021

The Indonesian flight attendants caught having an affair, with Nadia Hamid | The Coconuts Podcast | Jul 30, 2021

How Covid-19 is leaving bodies in Bangkok’s streets, with Chayanit Itthipongmaetee | The Coconuts Podcast | Jul 23, 2021

Why Manila’s MRT-3 train welcomes cats on board but not children, with Kristine Fonacier | The Coconuts Podcast | Jul 16, 2021

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