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How to Find the Victory Monument Vans (Now That They’re Gone)

BANGKOK — Instead of walking straight to Rajavithi Hospital from where his van stops at Victory Monument, Prasit Ngeyong on Tuesday had to add a 20-minute taxi ride to reach his regular doctor’s appointment.

Look Inside Thailand’s New Special Express Bogies (Photos)

BANGKOK — Starting next month, those long journeys to Chiang Mai will still be long, but could be a little more comfortable for passengers who buy the right ticket.

‘Jack Dekfarang’ Apologizes For Taxi Rant Which Riled Phuket

PHUKET — An expat and online personality whose rant about a Phuket tuk-tuk grabbed wide attention was called in by the authorities Monday to deliver a Thai-language mea culpa for getting it wrong.

Elevators Unveiled at Four BTS Stations – But Do They Work?

Update: By Friday night, the elevators working at BTS Phrom Phong were working. By Saturday, one was closed again. BANGKOK — Over two years after...

Flooded Areas Across Bangkok After Last Night’s Big Storm (Photos)

BANGKOK — A night of pounding rain left portions of the capital flooded Thursday morning, leading to a torrent of complaints from commuters.

Crowds Swell Along Route of King’s Journey to Palace

BANGKOK — Hundreds of people slept overnight in the streets of the capital to have a spot from which to bid farewell to King...

Roads to Avoid As Bangkok Flocks to Buy Black (Photos)

BANGKOK — Traffic police Saturday recommended avoiding roads toward the Bo Bae and Pratunam markets as throngs of shoppers flocked there to purchase black...

Cops Have Yet to Charge ‘Beauty Idol’ Who Crashed Into 8 Cars

BANGKOK — A businesswoman who crashed her BMW into eight cars on a busy road Tuesday evening in Bangkok was allowed to go to hospital without any charges or drug test, despite witness accounts of her erratic behavior.
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Watch as This Bangkok Taxi Meter Goes Turbo Mode (Video)

BANGKOK — A woman who claims she fell victim to the latest “turbo taxi” scam in east Bangkok posted a video online of what appears to be a suspiciously hyperactive taxi meter.

Cops Waived Sobriety Test for Net Idol ‘Millionaire Pretty’

BANGKOK — Police did not conduct a sobriety test on a businesswoman who caused traffic mayhem in downtown Bangkok during Tuesday’s rush hour because she was meditating and could not communicate with officers, a policeman said Thursday.

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