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Bangkok air hostess dies in ‘suicide’

A 31-year-old air hostess was found dead on Thursday in her apartment in Bangkok’s Ratchathewi district in an apparent charcoal-burning suicide, Din Daeng police inspector Lt Colonel Thewa Boonchawiang said. The woman’s body was found in her room on the 11th floor of a 26-storey condominium in Makaksan. She left a suicide note complaining about […]Read More

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5 More Arrested in Snooker Gunfight Investigation

BANGKOK — Five more people were arrested in connection to a deadly gunbattle that killed a foreign tourist earlier this week in Bangkok. Police announced the arrests Wednesday after they raided 12 buildings to look for evidence related to the shootout, which they said involved two rival gangs. An Indian tourist was killed in the […]Read More

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Bangkok bus hits power poles

A Bangkok bus smashed into two power poles in Ratchathewi district early on Monday morning, knocking them down and slightly injuring the bus attendant. The No.77 air-conditioned bus hit the poles, 8.5 metres and 12 metres tall, near Soi Ratchaprarop 22 on Ratchaprarop Road in front of Century Park Hotel, close to Din Daeng intersection, […]Read More

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Fire hits worker quarters at Bangkok construction site

A fire swept through the living quarters of workers at a construction site on Soi Phetchaburi 9 in Bangkok’s Ratchathewi district on Saturday morning. Fire engines rushed to the construction site at 8.05am to discover that the fire had damaged four rows of two-storey wooden houses. Full story: The Nation By The NationRead More