• Mon, 22 Oct 2018 15:28
    Two Chinese arrested for alleged theft from donation box at Bangkok temple
    Two Chinese men were caught “red-handed” while apparently stealing from a donation box at a much-respected temple in Bangkok’s Prawet district on Monday.
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  • Tue, 25 Sep 2018 09:07
    Two buffaloes hit, injured by car on Bangkok roadside
    Two water buffaloes from an abandoned herd were hit and severely injured by a car on a road in Bangkok’s Prawet district late on Monday night.
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  • Fri, 07 Sep 2018 18:40
    Underpass where woman drowned in her pickup truck is inspected
    A team from the Prawet District Office on Friday inspected the underpass where a woman drowned in her pickup truck that was submerged in floodwater earlier this week.
  • Fri, 24 Aug 2018 09:54
    Thai father kills son on Bangkok road
    A father slashed the throat of his son with a broken bottle and killed him on Pattanakarn Road in Bangkok’s Prawet district early on Friday, police said.
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  • Sun, 27 May 2018 13:26
    Prawet official pleads with vendors to abide by court order
    As many vendors continued to sell goods at the Ple market in Bangkok’s Prawet district in defiance of an order by the Central Administrative Court, to negotiate with them to leave the place.
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  • Thu, 05 Apr 2018 09:57
    Prawet to hold boat races to promote canal tourism
    Bangkok’s Prawet district will hold boat races on Sunday to promote tourism along the Prawet Burirom canal, the district office announced.
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  • Mon, 12 Mar 2018 01:00
    Vendors reopen near home of ‘furious aunties’
    VENDORS FROM an illegal market that was ordered closed on February 28 along with four other markets near the Seri Villa housing project in Bangkok’s Prawet district set up stalls on the roadside in the area yesterday, according to a post published by Ajapim Aroonlucksana on Facebook.
  • Thu, 08 Mar 2018 16:04
    Court order sets new standard in ordering official to pay fine
    The Central Administrative Court’s order to fine the director of the Prawet District Office in connection with the “furious aunts” case has set a new standard.
  • Thu, 08 Mar 2018 09:37
    Myanmar woman arrested for alleged murder of boyfriend
    A Myanmar woman was arrested in Bangkok’s Prawet district late Wednesday night for allegedly murdering her boyfriend, police said.
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  • Wed, 07 Mar 2018 19:26
    District official fined over ‘furious aunts’ case
    The director of the Prawet District Office was fined Bt5,000 on Wednesday for his failure to comply with the Central Administrative Court’s 2013 injunction regarding markets operating around the house of Bangkok’s so-called “furious aunts”.
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 15:19
    ‘Pickup attack’ sisters hear three charges, counter with police complaint of their own
    The two sisters in the highly publicised axe-and-shovel attack on a pickup truck that was parked blocking the entrance gate to their Bangkok home last month, heard the charges against them of property damage, threat and carrying weapons to a public place at Prawet district police station on Monday.
  • Sun, 04 Mar 2018 16:06
    City workers clean five markets in ‘furious aunties’ neighbourhood
    Bangkok’s Prawet district chief Thanasit Metphanmuang has city workers cleaning five markets near the house of “furious aunties” and urges vendors to wait for the Central Administrative Court's ruling whether the markets were banned in the area.
  • Sat, 03 Mar 2018 01:00
    Markets near ‘furious aunts’ closed pending ruling: Aswin
    THE BANGKOK Metropolitan Administration (BMA) will not allow markets to operate in a Prawet housing estate until the Central Administrative Court issues a verdict on the case, after two sisters caught media attention in their violent protest against illegal parking, noise and other problems.
  • Tue, 27 Feb 2018 17:54
    PM vows to intervene in markets dispute
    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha promised on Tuesday to look into a dispute between residents and Bangkok authorities over the presence of noisy markets around their homes in Prawet district.
  • Tue, 27 Feb 2018 01:00
    Pickup-smashing sisters postpone reporting to police
    Prawet police have agreed to a request by two sisters to postpone their reporting to face charges over their much-publicised axe and spade attack on a pickup that had parked in front of their gate last week.
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