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Two charged with attacking an ambulance and driver in Phuket

Two men were have been charged with attacking a moving ambulance and the volunteer ambulance driver along the ByPass Road…

1 day ago

No injury as trailer truck loses control in Phuket Darasamut Underpass – VIDEO

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Newshawk Phuket / อาสา ของ ประชาชน A trailer has skidded and lost control, and then collided with concrete barriers…

2 days ago

What to do in Phuket – A Unique Guide

A modern Holiday Membership Club with its flagship office at the luxurious Patong Bay Hill Resort on Hasibpee Hill, Club…

2 days ago

UPDATE: Suspects arrested over ambulance attack

Phuket police today have arrested suspects who attacked and harassed an ambulance and the driver. The suspects tried to stop…

2 days ago

Phuket police hunting for suspects who attacked an ambulance – VIDEO

VIDEO: Detnarong Songsang Phuket police are hunting for suspects who tried to stop an ambulance and attack rescue workers. They…

2 days ago

UPDATE: Ancient cannon found off Koh Racha aged from Rattanakosin period

An object found near Koh Racha Noi off Phuket’s southern coast yesterday is believed to be ancient cannon from the…

2 days ago

Beam me up Phuket – new space theme hotel for the island

A 150 key space themed hotel is under development in Kathu, Phuket, by a Singaporean group . Located close to the…

3 days ago

Skål International heads to Phuket, June 2020

by Paul Poole Tourism industry professionals from all over the world are expected to descend on Phuket between June 25-27,…

3 days ago

An ‘ancient cannon’ found underwater off Koh Racha Noi

An investigation has been launched after an object, similar to an ancient cannon, was found near Koh Racha Noi off…

3 days ago

Fallen light pole blocks traffic in Thalang after truck rolls over – VIDEO

PHOTOS/VIDEO: Newshawk Phuket Two people have sustained injuries after a truck overturned in Thalang this morning. Newshawk Phuket reports that…

3 days ago

Phoenix goes up for auction, starting price 900,000 baht

The notorious and ill-fated tour boat Phoenix, which sank off Phuket last July killing 47 Chinese tourists, is among 48…

4 days ago

Top 10 restaurants in Phuket

There are many excellent dining experiences in Phuket. Here, in no particular order, are some tried and proven examples of…

4 days ago

Whale shark sighted off Koh Racha – VIDEO

VIDEO/PHOTO:  บังดำ นายสุวัฒน์ บาเร็ม/Saranyu Hassanai A whale shark was sighted off Koh Racha, south of Phuket, yesterday. A Facebook user…

4 days ago

Boat Pattana’s Cherng Talay villa project reports strong pre-sales

Thai developer Boon Yongsakul’s latest development Shambala Grand Villa in Cherng Talay is experiencing strong pre-launch sales. With 22 available units,…

5 days ago

New Zealander found hanged in Patong hotel

A New Zealand man has been found hanged in a room at a hotel in Patong. Patong Police were notified…

5 days ago

Central’s new Suvarnabhumi lifestyle centre set to open late August

PHOTO: Central Pattana Central Village, a new luxury retail outlet situated near Suvarnabhumi International Airport, is 70% finished. Wallaya Chirathivat, deputy…

7 days ago

Phuket expat re-invents the way sewing machines work

British inventor creates a new sewing system that eliminates the bobbin. When you list the worlds top inventions the sewing…

7 days ago

Old Phuket Town underground cable works to be completed by August

The project to hide the unsightly over-head cables around Old Phuket Town is due to be completed in August this…

1 week ago

Tragic end for Phuket Zoo baby elephant ‘Dumbo’

PHOTOS: Moving Animals The baby elephant, who was forced to perform for tourists, was so weak that his back legs…

1 week ago

Weather warnings out for parts of the country

The annual monsoon is here. Bangkok, along with 55 other provinces in Thailand, have thunderstorms forecast over the next 24…

1 week ago