GREATER EAST BANGKOK

In the eastern suburbs, justice is served at the Min Buri Provincial Court and Thailand’s engineers-in-training learn the skills needed to push the country forward at King Mongkut's Institute of Technology Ladkrabang, the country’s foremost technology university. But you might also come here to shop at Fashion Island or to visit Safari World, and there’s absolutely nothing wrong with that.
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Five family members, including twin baby girls, die in Nawamin home fire

Five family members died early this morning when a fire took their three-storey home in Bangkok’s Bueng Kum district Around 4am today, a fire occurred in a shophouse on Soi...

Five family members, including twin baby girls, die in Nawamin home fire

Bangkok tuk tuk driver wanted for rape of young Australian woman

Bangkok police are hunting down a tuk tuk driver and his friend who allegedly raped a 23-year-old Australian woman near a deserted building in Taling Chan district The tourist,...

Bangkok tuk tuk driver wanted for rape of young Australian woman

Man says he stomped 7-year-old boy after playtime gone wrong

A 43-year-old Bangkok man has turned himself in yesterday after he was caught on CCTV viciously kicking and stomping a 7-year-old boy who was playing with his 4-year-old son at...

Man says he stomped 7-year-old boy after playtime gone wrong

Thailand’s first halal hotel hopes to help boost Muslim arrivals

The first halal hotel in Thailand was opened in Bangkok with hopes of attracting more Muslim visitors and boosting one of the few bright spots in its economy Nearly 30 million...

Thailand’s first halal hotel hopes to help boost Muslim arrivals

One killed, four injured when small plane crashes into Bangkok canal

A private plane went down into a canal in Nong Chok district yesterday afternoon, resulting in one dead and four injuries The Piper PA-31-350 Chieftain aircraft, operated by...

One killed, four injured when small plane crashes into Bangkok canal

Fresh egg yolk and ice cream make weirdly wonderful dessert

COCONUTS HOT SPOTS — Contrary to what you might believe, egg is no stranger to many frozen desserts But seriously, who would want to see egg in their ice cream anyway Well,...

Fresh egg yolk and ice cream make weirdly wonderful dessert

11-year-old boy faces manslaughter charge over drowning of two female classmates

The 11-year-old boy who allegedly drowned two young girls in a Bangkok canal on Thursday is facing a charge of manslaughter Three witnesses told police they saw the boy kicking...

11-year-old boy faces manslaughter charge over drowning of two female classmates

2 schoolgirls drown in Bangkok canal after being pushed by male classmate

An 11-year-old boy claimed he was "just playing" after he allegedly killed two girls by kicking them off a pier into a Bangkok canal and stomping on their hands when they tried to...

2 schoolgirls drown in Bangkok canal after being pushed by male classmate

Sizzling beef and somtam: True Isaan feast waits on On Nut

COCONUTS HOT SPOT — Have you heard of the famous grilled beef at "Lamduan Nuea Yang” on On Nut If not, maybe it’s time you get yourself updated with the trendy food joint,...

Sizzling beef and somtam: True Isaan feast waits on On Nut

BREAKING: Dead body found in Bangkok’s Prawet Burirom canal

A dead man was found in Bangkok's Prawet Burirom canal around 9:45am this morning near Srinakarin Road The man has not been identified and was estimated to be 50 years old,...

BREAKING: Dead body found in Bangkok’s Prawet Burirom canal