UPDATE: Naked, knife-wielding man who hid under Thai woman’s bed revealed to be neighbor

Police have identified the mystery Thai man who broke into a 22-year-old’s house in Loei province early Monday morning, stripped naked, then allegedly hid under her bed with the intent of raping her — and it was her neighbor. Related reading: Thai woman fights off knife-wielding naked man who hid under her bed Muang Loei ...

featured

Coconuts Colloquiums are back in Bangkok on March 28! This time we’re discussing subscription businesses.

Coconuts Colloquiums are back in Bangkok on March 28! This time we’re discussing subscription businesses.

Coconuts Colloquiums are back in Bangkok on March 28! This time we’re discussing subscription businesses.

We’re back with our Coconuts Colloquium event series and this time it’s gonna be even more special because this event marks the one year anniversary of our awesome sauce...

Half-naked mystery corpse found in England 15 years ago finally identified as Thai woman

Half-naked mystery corpse found in England 15 years ago finally identified as Thai woman

An unidentified woman whose half-naked body was discovered on an English mountainside in 2004, creating a mystery that has captivated the region for years, has finally been...

Thai tycoon gets 16 months for poaching, weapons possession, but off the hook for black panther killing

Thai tycoon gets 16 months for poaching, weapons possession, but off the hook for black panther killing

Thai construction tycoon Premchai Karnasuta has been sentenced to a total of 16 months in prison, but not for the killing of an endangered black panther that prompted outrage and...

Thai woman fights off knife-wielding naked man who hid under her bed

Thai woman fights off knife-wielding naked man who hid under her bed

A waitress arriving home exhausted from a long night shift at a restaurant in Thailand’s Loei province yesterday morning found herself in a desperate fight for her life with a...

Bus overturns during Thai school field trip killing a 14-year-old, injuring 31 others

Bus overturns during Thai school field trip killing a 14-year-old, injuring 31 others

A bus carrying 40 students, teachers and chaperones overturned as it headed to a school field trip in the early hours this morning, killing a 14-year-old and sending 31 others to...

Nearly 90% of eligible Bangkokians flocked to cast their votes early this weekend (PHOTOS)

Nearly 90% of eligible Bangkokians flocked to cast their votes early this weekend (PHOTOS)

Congrats Thailand, we’ve made it through the first election weekend, one with a booze-free Saturday night no less. Hundreds of thousands of voters crowded into schools,...

Sins and spirits: Thais flock to sacred tattoo fest to ‘recharge’ traditional tattoos

Sins and spirits: Thais flock to sacred tattoo fest to ‘recharge’ traditional tattoos

Every year, thousands of devotees gather at Wat Bang Phra for the annual tattoo festival, which celebrates the traditional Sak Yant tattoos.

Thai junta chief wants to review alleged ‘monopolization’ of airport’s duty-free sector

Thai junta chief wants to review alleged ‘monopolization’ of airport’s duty-free sector

Thailand's junta chief warned against the "monopolization" of the country's airport duty-free sector, ordering a review of the bidding process that could threaten current...

UPDATE: HK defends euthanization of Thai ‘cargo dog’ as petition against their action takes off

UPDATE: HK defends euthanization of Thai ‘cargo dog’ as petition against their action takes off

Following online outrage sparked by Hong Kong authorities’ decision to put down a dog that had snuck aboard a cargo ship headed there from Thailand, HK’s Agriculture and...


By signing up for our newsletters you agree with our Terms of Service and Privacy Policy

Coconuts Bangkok News

Coconuts Bangkok delivers the freshest and juiciest news to your desktop, laptop, tablet and mobile every morning in a style that doesn’t bore you back to sleep. And that’s not all, we’ll keep you going through your lunch break and deep into the Bangkok night with the stories you won’t want to miss because Bangkok never sleeps. So take a seat, warm up your scrolling thumb and check out all that we have in store for you. Something really got you excited? Get thyself over to the comments section and add your two-baht to the discussion, netizens are always ready to comment on our untold and always-fascinating news. Whether we’re offering a lightning-fast update on the city developments that Bangkokians need to know, crime stories that are just too strange to be believed, celebrity cats that are too cute not to cuddle, need-to-know explanations for the latest viral videos that all your Thai friends are sharing, break-it-down descriptions of what all the new LINE stickers mean, the funny political scoops that Bangkok’s politicians seem to create just for us, or ever more stories of snakes in toilets and monitor lizards in houses, we’ve got you covered. There’s pretty much nothing that’s off-limits to us, we’ll cover the serious, the surreal, the crazy, the genius, the weird and the risque. For those who are fascinated by the eccentricity of the bizarre and wonderful country called Thailand, you just have to click through the stories in the “weird” section. We guarantee you won’t regret it.