Sat, 08 Sep 2018 10:32
Fire destroys 20 Bangkok squatter houses
A fire swept through a Bangkok squatter community in Thon Buri district late on Friday night, burning down some 20 houses.
Fri, 07 Sep 2018 14:24
Bruised student found dead in her Bangkok room
A 19-year-old student was found dead in her bedroom in Bangkok's Thon Buri district on Friday morning.
Tue, 21 Aug 2018 15:15
His Majesty grants help to Thon Buri fire victims
His Majesty the King on Tuesday sent a privy councillor to provide help to 16 families whose houses at a Bangkok community were damaged by fire.
Wed, 20 Jun 2018 01:00
Tip of the hat to Thon Buri
In boat rides along the mighty Chao Phraya, Siam’s previous capital shares its history
Tue, 12 Jun 2018 18:40
Passer-by stops woman, 70, from throwing herself off Krungthep Bridge
A passer-by prevented a 70-year-old woman from jumping from Krungthep Bridge into the Chao Phraya River in Bangkok’s Thon Buri district on Tuesday morning.
Fri, 09 Mar 2018 12:04
Rain leaves Thon Buri hospital flooded
The compound of Somdej Phra Pinklao Hospital in Bangkok’s Thon Buri district was flooded Friday morning after four hours of heavy rain.
Sun, 04 Mar 2018 01:00
Another Tea House sprouts
The branches in Hua Hin and Thon Buri felt too far, now there’s one in downtown Bangkok
Sun, 14 Jan 2018 14:06
Fire victims weep over remains of their homes
Many residents shed tears on Sunday morning as they checked out the wreckage of scores of fire-ravaged homes on Soi Somdet Phra Chao Taksin 23 in Bangkok.
Mon, 20 Nov 2017 15:00
A feast from bygone days
A wide selection of products and foods from Khlong San and Thon Buri communities will be showcased under the same roof, as Discovery Plaza of Siam Discovery holds the “Khlong San - Thonburi Delights@Siam” fair from November 29 to December 5.
Thu, 02 Nov 2017 14:36
New history in the making
Following a full year of painstaking restoration work, an historic century-old pier on the Thon Buri side of the Chao Phraya River is evoking its original glory as a heritage attraction in the new mixed-use project named Lhong 1919 that officially launches this evening. It will be open to the public from tomorrow (November 3).
Mon, 02 Oct 2017 14:36
New BMW showroom opens in Thon Buri
Barcelona Motor, an authorised BMW dealer, has unveiled its new showroom, Barcelona Motor Bang Khae.
Mon, 24 Jul 2017 01:00
Thon Buri prison chosen to pilot new inmate rules
THAILAND is the first country in the world to embrace the United Nations’ Nelson Mandela Rules to improve the quality of life of prisoners, with Thon Buri Remand Prison chosen as the pilot prison.
Sun, 16 Jul 2017 01:00
Now boarding for ChangChui
With a jetliner evoking Noah’s Ark, this sprawling new attraction in Thon Buri opens the creativity floodgates
Tue, 18 Apr 2017 01:00
Realty in Thon Buri set to grow
THE PROPERTY market in Bangkok’s Thon Buri area is poised for growth due to its population density and the near-completion of the extension of the mass-transit system into the area, according to research by Plus Property Co, a property-agency arm of Sansiri.
Mon, 10 Apr 2017 14:22
Firefighter saves a cat from Bangkok Blaze
A firefighter cautiously climbed a charred pole to rescue a cat that was apparently too scared to do anything amid raging fire in Bangkok’s Thon Buri district on Monday.