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Two shot in Phuket Town beauty spa this morning

A South Korean man and Thai woman have been injured in spa shooting in Phuket Town. The two sustained serious…

40 mins ago

TAT expects 2.3 million tourists for this year’s Songkran

The Tourism Authority of Thailand is expecting more than 2.3 million local and foreign tourists will join the various Songkran…

5 hours ago

German man dies in Phuket motorcycle crash

A German man has died after a motorbike crash in Thalang. The Thalang Police were notified of the incident last…

6 hours ago

Officers follow-up on slow loris tout on Phuket beach – VIDEO

Phuket officials are searching for a 'loris tout' who was offering photographs with a slow loris at a Kata beach.…

6 hours ago

Water shut offs to hit parts of Cherng Talay for two weeks

The Phuket Water Authority (PWA) has announced that water supply in some areas of Cherng Talay will be shut off…

24 hours ago

25 year old electrical contractor electrocuted in Chalong, Phuket

FILE PHOTO A 25 year old electrical contractor has died after accidentally touching a high voltage power cabling in Chalong. Police…

2 days ago

Water shut offs to hit parts of Patong, Kata and Karon for a week

The Phuket Water Authority (PWA) has announced that water supply in some areas of Patong, Kata and Karon will be…

2 days ago

Alleged Patong taxi driver killer surrenders to police

The taxi driver who allegedly shot dead a fellow driver in Patong last week has surrendered himself to Patong police. Read…

3 days ago

Top 10 fine dining restaurants in Phuket

There are many fine-dining experiences in Phuket. And there are some that, whilst not traditional fine-dining, deserve to be rated…

3 days ago

Last day: Phuket Heroines Festival

PHOTOS: The Phuket PR office Today is the last day of the annual Phuket Heroines Festival at Thalang Historical Park.…

4 days ago

Construction of luxury condo in Kata Noi ‘slowed’

Officers from Internal Security Operations Command have now inspected the development of a luxury condominium development in Kata Noi as…

4 days ago

American tourist attacked by gang on Koh Phi Phi

An American photographer and blogger says he was injured after being attacked by a gang of men on Koh Phi…

5 days ago

 Almaty Governor from Kazakhstan visits Phuket

PHOTO: Almaty Governor Mr Batalov Amandyk Gabbasovich presents Phuket's Governor with an ideal gift The Governor of Almaty city in…

6 days ago

Krabi celebrates National Elephant Day

The Southern Elephant Hospital in Krabi is today celebrating Thailand's National Elephant Day. And seven lucky elephants, all patients at…

6 days ago

Truck crash in Rawai pulls down power lines causing six hour blackout

PHOTOS: PEA A truck accident in Rawai has caused a blackout in Rawai for over six hours. (Some residents from…

6 days ago

Phuket police gear up for pre-election safety

More than 200 Phuket police yesterday lined up in a showcase parade to 'assure' locals, tourists and expats that they’re…

7 days ago

Motorbike driver killed after SUV runs red light in Koh Kaew, Phuket

A motorbike driver has died after he collided with an SUV that ran a red light in Koh Kaew last…

1 week ago

“Nothing to do with the election” – Deputy PM Prawit

Senior government security officials are claiming the series of bomb blasts last weekend in the southern provinces of Phatthalung and…

1 week ago

Security stepped up in Phuket in the wake of Satun and Patthalung bombs

Phuket security officials have increased safety and tourist security after suspects set off pipe bombs in Statun and Patthalung during…

1 week ago

Demolition order for illegal balcony at luxury villas in Ao Sane

PHOTO: Chatchanon Na Thalang A demolition order has been issued for an illegally constructed balcony, which also leads to a…

1 week ago