• Wed, 22 Aug 2018 08:38
    ‘High’ driver races minibus with 40 passengers to flee police
    In what might have felt like their worst nightmare come true, 40 passengers on a minibus bound from Phra Pradaeng to Phahurat on Tuesday night found themselves erratically swerving from side to side on the road while hurtling at high speed as the driver, who later admitted to being high on meth, tried to elude pursuing police officers.
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  • Wed, 09 May 2018 18:25
    Man killed by tamarind branch in Samut Prakan
    A man, 64, climbed a giant tamarind tree to trim branches but he was crushed to death by a cut-off branch at his house in Samut Prakan's Phra Pradaeng district.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 11:49
    Police talk down would-be Samut Prakan bridge suicide
    Samut Prakan police prevented a plumber from hanging himself from a traffic sign on a bridge late Tuesday night.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 22 Apr 2018 19:35
    floating on air
    A colourful parade moves through crowds of water-soaked Songkran revellers in Samut Prakan’s Phra Pradaeng district yesterday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 14 Apr 2018 01:00
    Pageant celebrates large, beautiful transgenders
    Tambon Bang Nam Phueng authorities in Samut Prakarn's Phra Pradaeng district on Thursday hosted a unique beauty pageant to celebrate Songkran festival in which contestants were required to be transgender and weigh at least 120 kilograms.
    national
  • Wed, 31 Jan 2018 11:34
    Fire levels teak house in Samut Prakan
    A traditional Thai house built with teak was destroyed by fire in Samut Prakan’s Phra Pradaeng district early Wednesday morning.
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  • Sat, 04 Nov 2017 16:26
    Floating body found during krathong coin hunt
    A Myanmar man who was collecting coins from krathong on Saturday morning was shocked to see a floating body on the Chao Phraya River near a pier in Phra Pradaeng district in Samut Prakan.
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  • Mon, 31 Jul 2017 09:16
    Taxi abandoned on Bhumibol 1 Bridge, driver missing
    A taxi was found abandoned on Bhumibol 1 Bridge in Samut Prakan’s Phra Pradaeng district late on Sunday night and its driver was missing.
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  • Sun, 23 Apr 2017 10:46
    Some roads closed to vehicles in Samut Prakan for Songkran celebrations
    Vehicles will be barred from entering several roads in Samut Prakan province as the Songkran Phra Pradaeng Festival starts at 10am today.
    Breaking News
  • Tue, 07 Mar 2017 15:19
    Eight homes destroyed in blaze at Samut Prakan community
    Eight homes were destroyed in a pre-dawn fire that broke out at the Wat Yothin Pradit Community in Samut Prakan’s Phra Pradaeng district on Tuesday.
    national
  • Mon, 13 Feb 2017 01:00
    Small hands for peace
    A South Korean initiative to bring about world peace targets the next generation of leaders, today’s students
    lifestyle
  • Mon, 08 Sep 2014 11:03
    Damage in blaze at glove factory estimated at about Bt3 million
    A fire broke out at a glove factory in Samut Prakan's Phra Pradaeng district Monday morning.
    national
  • Thu, 10 Jul 2014 00:00
    Police nab suspect in killing of anti-Thaksin activist
    THE GUNMAN suspected of killing Suthin Taratin, who led a rally against advance voting in January, was arrested on Tuesday at his home in Samut Prakan's Phra Pradaeng district, police said yesterday.
    national
  • Thu, 24 Oct 2013 00:00
    Bang Krachao property boom threatens city's 'lung'
    As rapidly expanding property developments prompt land prices in the capital to skyrocket, the Bang Krachao area in Samut Prakan's Phra Pradaeng district - a vast, lush expanse dubbed the "lung of Bangkok" - has seen a deterioration of its pristine env
    national
  • Sun, 13 Oct 2013 00:00
    FedEx initiative makes Bangkok's 'lung' even greener
    The Suan Sri Nakhon Khuen Khan Park in Bangkok's Phra Pradaeng area, which is known as the capital's "green lung", is perhaps the city's biggest green zone - covering 1,440 hectares of undeveloped land. This area will become even greener now that 500
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