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Mahout charged after Italian tourists injured from elephant attack

A mahout has been charged after an elephant attacked an Italian tourist in Phang Nga yesterday. Phang Nga livestock officials…

2 days ago

Italian tourists injured in goring attack by bull elephant in Phang Nga park

A 29 year old Italian tourist, and his travel companion, are in a Phang Nga hospital this morning following an…

2 days ago

Hong Kong property tzars team up for new Phang Nga development “Aquella”

FILE PHOTO Two of Hong Kong’s leading entrepreneurs Allan Zeman and Richard Li are developing a mixed-use project in Thai…

5 days ago

49 baby leatherback sea turtles hatched on Phang Nga Beach – VIDEOS

PHOTOS / VIDEOS: Thon Thamrongnawasawat/ DMCR 49 baby leatherback sea turtle hatched on Kuek Kak Beach in Takua Pa, Phang Nga…

1 week ago

Moken village fire – “destruction brings opportunities”

by Pratch Rujivanarom The devastation of the Moken village on Phang Nga’s Surin island last Sunday night can possibly be…

2 weeks ago

Oil from a lamp started Sunday fire – Moken village headman

A village headman of the Moken Village in Phang Nga says that oil from a lamp started the fire that…

2 weeks ago

Fire destroys Moken Village in Phang Nga – VIDEO

A fire has destroyed a Moken Village (sea gypsies village) on Mu Koh Surin in Phang Nga last night. Around…

3 weeks ago

Ridley sea turtles return to Phang Nga for breeding

PHOTO: World Wildlife Fund Ridley’s sea turtles, a protected species in Thailand, have returned to Phang Nga beaches to breed,…

3 weeks ago

His Majesty pays Phang Nga boy’s medical costs – more operations Saturday

HM the King has helped pay for some of the medical care for the seven year old boy mauled by…

3 weeks ago

Seven year old recovering after attack from wild dogs in Phang Nga

"The dogs have been captured and are no longer a danger to beachgoers." Daily News is reporting that a seven…

3 weeks ago

Dugong found dead at Phang Nga Beach

PHOTO: DMCR A 300 kilogram dugong has been found dead on a beach in Takua Thung, Phang Nga, yesterday. The…

4 weeks ago

New tsunami warning buoy installed off Phuket

A tsunami-warning buoy, valued at 12 million baht, is to be installed off the coast of Phuket, to replace the…

1 month ago

Big leatherback sea turtle rescued after getting stuck in fishing net – VIDEO

PHOTOS/VIDEO: ReReef / กรมอุทยานแห่งชาติ สัตว์ป่าและพันธุ์พืช / เฟสบุ๊คไต๋มิ ธนากร A big leatherback sea turtle has been rescued by fishermen after getting…

1 month ago

Pod of more than 10 dolphins spotted off Phuket – VIDEO

VIDEO:  ยศ กระจก - อลูมิเนียม A pod of more than ten dolphins was spotted off Phuket yesterday. Khun Nigorn Garari,…

1 month ago

Himalayan griffon vulture found in a Krabi rubber plantation after storm

PHOTOS: DNP A large but weak Himalayan griffon vulture has been found in a Krabi rubber plantation after poor weather…

1 month ago

More sea turtle eggs found on Phang Nga Beach

PHOTO: DMCR In another really positive sign for the future of the leatherback sea turtle population in the region,  112…

1 month ago

Dog stuck in mud, rescued after storm in Phang Nga

A dog in Phang Nga has been pulled out from mud near a canal yesterday following rain on the weekend.…

2 months ago

Leather back turtle egg nest on Phang Nga beach safe after Pabuk

PHOTOS: DMCR The leather back sea turtle eggs found on a Phang Nga Beach in Tai Mueang a few weeks…

2 months ago

Pabuk: ‘War room’ set up to help tourists

The Sports and Tourism Ministry has set up a war room to assist the many tourists whose plans were thrown…

2 months ago

Similan National Park to be temporary closed due to tropical storm ‘Pabuk’

The Mu Ko Similan National Park in Phang Nga is to be temporary closed for two days, tomorrow and Saturday,…

2 months ago