GREATER NORTH BANGKOK

Don Mueang Airport is the gate to the rest of Thailand, much of which can be easily accessed with a budget flight from this airport. Your Thai friends may live in one of thousands of small sois in Northern Bangkok, where they have overwhelmingly large spaces that are great for house parties. If nothing else, you may journey here to get your passport or update your visa at the massive, intimidating Chaeng Wattana Government Complex.
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Notorious hi-so man denies allegations he abused pregnant girlfriend

Notorious hi-so man denies allegations he abused pregnant girlfriend

The notorious wealthy man accused of beating up his pregnant girlfriend turned himself into the Bangkok police this morning, one week after photos of the victim at the police...

Canadian drug fugitive lived luxury life in Thailand before dying in police custody

Canadian drug fugitive lived luxury life in Thailand before dying in police custody

The deceased Alexandre Cazes, who was French-Canadian but wanted in the U.S. on drug charges, lived a luxury life with a local wife on the lam in Thailand for eight years before...

Court upholds 15-year sentence for former model ‘Yuyee’ who smuggled 251 mg cocaine

Court upholds 15-year sentence for former model ‘Yuyee’ who smuggled 251 mg cocaine

The Supreme Court upheld the 15-year sentence for former Thai model and wildlife activist Chatchaya “Yuyee” Cuesta Ramos this morning. She is serving time for smuggling 251...

Hip Hop star ‘Big P’ busted with big bags of marijuana

Hip Hop star ‘Big P’ busted with big bags of marijuana

Big P, leader of the hip hop group Thaikoon, has been arrested after police raided his home on Ramintra Road in Bangkok and discovered THB720,000 worth of compressed marijuana...

Filipino theft gang caught at Don Mueang Airport after they stole diamond necklace

Filipino theft gang caught at Don Mueang Airport after they stole diamond necklace

A filipino theft gang was caught at Don Mueang Airport after they stole a diamond necklace at the Bangkok Gems and Jewelry Fair and tried to escape to Phuket.

Officials try to stop Don Mueang taxi drivers from overcharging passengers

Officials try to stop Don Mueang taxi drivers from overcharging passengers

The Department of Land Transport has launched a crackdown on taxis at Don Mueang International Airport to make sure they don’t take advantage of passengers. The problem is...

MRT might fix ‘missing link’ between Purple and Blue lines that never should have existed

MRT might fix ‘missing link’ between Purple and Blue lines that never should have existed

The MRTA board will consider finding a way to run two extensions that would fix the so-called missing link problem between the Blue Line and the new Purple Line.

Officials mull extending Airport Rail Link to Don Mueang Airport

Officials mull extending Airport Rail Link to Don Mueang Airport

The Ministry of Transport is considering extending the Airport Rail Link from its terminal station in Phaya Thai all the way to Don Mueang International Airport.

First look at the new MRT Purple Line (PHOTOS)

First look at the new MRT Purple Line (PHOTOS)

Website BKKTrains released photos of the new MRT Purple Line last night, which is scheduled to open on Mother’s Day (Aug. 12).