• Tue, 26 Feb 2019 17:30
    Owners of 39 ‘abandoned’ Bangkok buildings told to secure premises to prevent vice and crime
    The owners of 39 “abandoned” buildings at 25 property development projects across the capital have been told to add lights, properly seal off the partially constructed buildings with fencing, and employ guards to patrol the compounds.
  • Mon, 07 Jan 2019 15:11
    Two injured after collapse of under-demolition building 
    A four-storey building in Bangkok’s Soi Ramkhamhaeng 51/2 area, which was in the process of being demolished, partially collapsed on Monday afternoon, resulting in injuries to two passers-by.
  • Sun, 04 Feb 2018 13:28
    Two killed in Bangkok building fire
    A 36-year-old woman and her five-year-old son were killed in a fire that broke out in a four-storeyed commercial building in Bangkok’s Bang Sue district early on Sunday, Tao Poon Superintendent Pol Colonel Napol Sukboonkhong said.
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  • Tue, 30 Jan 2018 16:02
    Urgent repairs needed for fire-damaged Bangkok building
    The third floor of a five-storey toy-storage building in Bangkok’s Samphanthawong district that caught fire on Monday was severely damaged and would need urgent repairs during its 30-day obligatory closure, district office director Sombat Kanokthipwan said on Tuesday.
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  • Mon, 29 Jan 2018 12:13
    Mum threatens to jump from Bangkok building, babe in arms
    A mother distraught after quarrelling with her husband had to be coaxed from an exterior ledge of a three-storey Bangkok apartment building, from which she was threatening to jump with her infant child in her arms.
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  • Sat, 11 Nov 2017 14:23
    Man, 62, hurt after SUV plunges from car park
    A 62-year-old man was injured when his SUV plunged to the street from a car park on the fourth floor of a Bangkok building on Saturday.
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  • Sun, 29 Oct 2017 11:52
    Fire in Bangkok building kills two
    Two people were killed in a pre-dawn fire that ravaged a shop building in Bangkok’s Pom Prab (Sattru Phai) district on Sunday.
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  • Sun, 02 Oct 2016 01:00
    Key witness emerges in body-in-freezer case
    POLICE have spoken to a key female witness about the case in which a dismembered body was found in the freezer at a Bangkok building and are confident they will have significant evidence this week.
  • Wed, 28 Sep 2016 01:00
    Leader of passport forgery gang may face murder charge
    THE US Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) has confirmed that two passport forgery suspects arrested in Friday’s raid on a Bangkok building are US citizens - but the nationality and true identity of a third man, the suspected gang leader who allegedly h
  • Sat, 24 Sep 2016 14:41
    Foreign passport forgers charged with hiding body in Bangkok: police
    BANGKOK - Three foreigners belonging to a suspected passport forgery ring were charged Saturday after police found them with drugs, guns and a dismembered body stashed in the freezer of a Bangkok building.
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  • Fri, 23 Sep 2016 21:22
    Foreigners arrested as Thai police find guns, dead body
    BANGKOK - Thai police raided a Bangkok building Friday and arrested five foreigners after a shootout, discovering guns, crystal meth, fake passports and a dead body hidden in a freezer, officers said.
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  • Sat, 20 Feb 2016 01:00
    Prawut to face charges linked to illegal radio station
    THE national police chief will be asked to forward a case against a former police spokesman to the national anti-graft agency for alleged involvement in the setting up of an illegal radio station in a Bangkok building.
  • Fri, 10 Apr 2015 01:00
    Environmental watchdog increases the competitiveness of old Bangkok buildings
    LEED, the acronym for Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design, is the most globally recognised green-building certification programme.
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