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Bangkok: Woman falls 18 floors to death

A woman died in a fall from the 18th floor of a condominium building in Bangkok’s Watthana district on Sunday morning, police said. Pol Lt Napat Suthayadilok, duty officer at Khlong Tan, said the building is on Ramkhamhaeng road adjacent to an Egat power station. Full story: Bangkok Post BANGKOK POST ONLINE REPORTERSRead More

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Tangled truck blacks out Bangkok neighbourhood

Businesses and homes in Bangkok’s Lat Krabang area were without electricity for part of Friday morning after a 10-wheel truck got tangled in power lines on Ramkhamhaeng Soi 129 shortly after 9am. Metropolitan Electricity Authority officials had the downed lines reconnected within three or four hours and replaced a utility pole that was knocked over […]Read More

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Building partially collapses, two women hurt

District authorities have ordered a contractor to halt the demolition of a commercial building in Bangkok after it partially collapsed and injured two people. Part of the building between Soi 51/1 and Soi 51/2 on Ramkhamhaeng Road in Bangkok came down on Monday afternoon. Two women, aged 54 and 23, were wounded by the debris. […]Read More

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18-wheeler smashes into 12 vehicles on elevated road

Three people were injured and four vehicles burned out when a tractor-trailer smashed into 12 vehicles on the elevated bypass above Ramkhamhaeng Road in Bang Kapi district late on Tuesday night. The accident occurred around 10.20pm on the downslope of the outbound section of the elevated road, heading towards Lam Salee intersection. Full story: Bangkok […]Read More

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Traffic lanes closed on Ramkhamhaeng Rd to facilitate Orange Line

More traffic lanes on the Ramkhamhaeng road will be closed to facilitate the construction of the third underground section of the Orange Line connecting Hua Mark with Khlong Ban Ma. The Mass Rapid Transit Authority (MRT) said on Wednesday (April 18) that as the contractor, Italian-Thai Development, will begin to construct the underground section of […]Read More

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Nigerian and Thai wife arrested in cocaine bust

A Nigerian man and his Thai wife were arrested after 130 grammes of cocaine valued at around 400,000 baht were discovered during a raid in Bangkok on Monday night. The suspects were identified as Emeka Edwin Udeze, a 40-year-old Nigerian national, and his wife, Naruechon Soonthornkaran, aka “Beam”, 49, police said yesterday. Full story: Bangkok […]Read More

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Two Iranians, two Filipinas arrested for luxury hotel thefts

Two Iranian brothers and two Filipinas have been arrested for allegedly checking into a luxurious Bangkok hotel to break into other guests’ rooms and steal valuables from safety deposit boxes on November 17, acting city police chief Lt-General Charnthep Sesawet told a press conference on Wednesday afternoon. The two women, Greggyia Dion Fabro, 32, and […]Read More

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Two men arrested in call centre scam

POLICE on Saturday arrested two Malaysian men on charges of being members of a call centre gang that tricked their victims into paying them money. Saw Chooi Hock, 41, and Seow Wei Jack, 35, were arrested while withdrawing cash from an ATM on Soi Ramkhamhaeng 2 in Bangkok’s Prawet district at 1 pm. Full story: […]Read More