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  • VIDEO: Pattaya Soi 6 bar raided, undercover prostitution and underage sex

    VIDEO: Pattaya Soi 6 bar raided, undercover prostitution and underage sex

    Police in Pattaya have raided the Coming Bar in Soi 6.

  • Phang Nga governor declares flood disaster zones in Thailand’s south

    Phang Nga governor declares flood disaster zones in Thailand’s south

    PHOTOS: ศูนย์ปฏิบัติการข้อมูล The Phang Nga provincial administration has declared five flooded districts in the province as disaster zones to speed up assistance to affected residents. Phang Nga’s governor Siripat Pattanakul said the districts of Kapong, Thay Muang, Takua Pa, Muang and Takua Thung are now declared disaster zones following weekend flooding that’s affected 1,700 people from 442 families

  • Summit this afternoon, banquet tonight – ASEAN leaders assemble in Bangkok

    Summit this afternoon, banquet tonight – ASEAN leaders assemble in Bangkok

    The 34th ASEAN Summit got down to the main agenda today Saturday as leaders from various ASEAN countries arrived in Bangkok for the regional talk-fest. This morning leaders who were in attendance at the Athenee Hotel were Malaysian PM Mahathir Bin Mohamad, Sultan of Brunei Hassanal Bolkiah, Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, President of  The Philippines Rodrigo Duterte, Laos PM Thongloun Sisoulith and Cambodian PM Hun Sen. The ASEAN Foreign Ministers’ Meeting took place this morning from 9.30am to 10.30am, and the Special ASEAN Economic Ministers’ Meeting on the Regional Comprehensive Economic Partnership was also on from 9am to 1pm

  • Passive smokers at home are suffering ‘domestic abuse’ – new law

    Passive smokers at home are suffering ‘domestic abuse’ – new law

    Smoking in your own home in Thailand may now be considered a crime, if the smoke is considered harmful to other people in the house.

  • Unregistered hotels and lodgings told to get their paperwork in order, or close down

    Unregistered hotels and lodgings told to get their paperwork in order, or close down

    At least 5,000 of the country’s estimated 23,000 unregistered small hotels are expected to get their paperwork in order. The rush to action follows the announcement by the current government to register and comply with the Hotel Act, or be closed down

  • Bryde’s whale carcass washed up on Samut Prakan beach

    Bryde’s whale carcass washed up on Samut Prakan beach

    PHOTOS: ThaiWhales / DMCR The carcass of a Bryde’s whale has been found near a mangrove forest in Samut Prakan today. The Department of Marine and Coastal Resources report that they were notified by staff on an oil ship three days ago that the Bryde’s whale was found dead floating in the sea off Samut Prakan. The DMCR officers searched for it at the time but failed

  • Norwegian man seriously injured after van collides with a truck in Lopburi

    Norwegian man seriously injured after van collides with a truck in Lopburi

    PHOTOS: Motorlance Lopburi A 50 year old Norwegian man has sustained serious injuries while four other Thai passengers sustained minor injuries when a van collided with a truck in Lopburi, north of Bangkok, this morning. Rescue workers say that they were notified of the accident this morning on the Saraburi – Lomsak Road in Chaibadan, Lopburi. The left hand side of the van was ripped open from the impact with the truck.

  • Suu Kyi attending ASEAN Summit amid regional storm over Rohingya

    Suu Kyi attending ASEAN Summit amid regional storm over Rohingya

    PHOTO: ASEAN members will be piling pressure on Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi over the regional Rohingya crisis. Myanmar ‘State Counsellor’ Aung San Suu Kyi is heading to Bangkok to attend this weekend’s 34th Summit of the ASEAN

  • Chiang Mai netizens outraged after porn movie released online

    Chiang Mai netizens outraged after porn movie released online

    Chiang Mai locals are sharing their outrage over a porn video shot in a local massage shop where the massage ends up in a lot more than just a happy ending. The clip is called “Thai VIP Massage” and is credited to ThaiSwinger.com. Manager Online reports that netizens are calling for the police to investigate the adult movie shot in the northern city

  • Bangkok pair arrested over 4 million baht scam

    Bangkok pair arrested over 4 million baht scam

    PHOTO: Facebook/csdthai A 19 year old has been arrested in Bangkok over a social media scam. She, and an accomplice, allegedly hacked in Line and Facebook accounts and were able to scam over 100 users to transfer money. Bangkok Post has named the pair as 19 year old Naruemol Lamperngmee and 48 year old Samart Yoosop