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Two arrested on human trafficking charges in Koh Samui

Two suspects have been arrested on human-trafficking charges for allegedly prostituting girls under the age of 18 on Koh Samui,…

4 hours ago

Two arrested on human trafficking charges in Koh Samui

Two suspects have been arrested on human-trafficking charges for allegedly prostituting girls under the age of 18 on Koh Samui,…

2 days ago

Asia’s most challenging golf courses

Golfers fall in love with courses for their beautiful views, world-class services, and impeccable layouts. Some golfers also have a…

5 days ago

Blacklisted Russian gets fake passport, returns to Thailand as Romanian, caught again

The case of the Russian who was blacklisted, deported from Thailand, then flies back to Thailand as a Romanian and…

2 weeks ago

Day 3 of 2019 Samui Regatta, Thailand

Back racing! After a brief delay with the AP raised onshore, at 09:05 it was lowered and the sailors headed…

3 weeks ago

Day 2 of Samui Regatta 2019. A beautiful day, unless you’re a sailor.

The best laid plans... The breeze was on early this morning as the race management left the beach. The plan:…

3 weeks ago

Stellar fleet line-up on Day 1 of Samui Regatta, Thailand

Samui Regatta is a highlight event on the regional regatta circuit that attracts a high calibre fleet of boats and…

3 weeks ago

Banyan Tree Samui goes ‘retro’ with the new Tuk-Tuk Bar

Banyan Tree Samui resort has opened what might be the quirkiest if not the cutest bar in Thailand,  a cocktail…

4 weeks ago

Samui Regatta welcomes Synergy Samui Resort as new home

“Early entries are looking good with a strong line-up of boats and crew from Hong Kong, Singapore, Australia and Thailand."…

4 weeks ago

Koh Pha Ngan rapist participates in reenactment of rape of Norwegian tourist

PHOTOS: ThaiRath Police have held a bizarre reenactment of the rape of a 26 year old Norwegian tourist after a…

1 month ago

Search continues for missing British tourist after falling overboard off Samui

Royal Thai Navy officers, divers and local volunteer organisations are continuing their search for a 40 year old British man…

1 month ago

Former prisoner arrested over rape of Norwegian tourist on Koh Pha Ngan

33 year old Rewat Harnsuwan, a resident of Nakhon Si Thammarat, has been arrested over the alleged rape of a…

1 month ago

Suspect arrested over alleged Norwegian tourist rape at Koh Pha Ngan

Police have arrested a suspect who allegedly raped a Norwegian tourist at Koh Pha Ngan after the weekend's Half Moon…

1 month ago

Police looking for Thai man who raped Norwegian tourist after Full Moon Party

PHOTO: M-THAI Police on Koh Pha Ngan in the Gulf of Thailand off Koh Samui are launching a manhunt for…

1 month ago

French man nabbed on suspicion of operating a taxi

PHOTO: Manager Online Koh Samui police interviewed a foreign man who had been accepting money after taking tourists to the…

1 month ago

German hotelier claims he paid 800,000 baht bribe to operate his unlicensed villa on Samui

PHOTOS: Channel 7 A German man has told investigators yesterday that he paid 'some Thais' 800,850 baht after they threatened…

2 months ago

Boat carrying a Bangkok school group sinks at Chumpon pier

A boat carrying up to 40 schoolchildren has sunk after hitting underwater rocks next to a pier in Chumpon province…

2 months ago

Raid on 18 foreign-owned Koh Samui hotels, owners arrested

FILE PHOTO Army, police and municipal officials have raided 18 hotels on Koh Samui claiming that they are illegally owned…

2 months ago

Massive fire at Koh Samui incinerator – VIDEO

PHOTOS/VIDEO: The Government Public Relation Department Region 5 An incinerator caught fire on Koh Samui, off the coast of Surat…

2 months ago

The ‘Fun Police’ crackdown on posting ‘lewd’ Songkran pics and video

The Thai police have become Thailand's fun police today as they warn Songkran revellers against posting photos of scantily clad…

2 months ago