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  • Deputy abbot facing arrest over sex with underage boys

    Deputy abbot facing arrest over sex with underage boys

    Police have obtained an arrest warrant for a deputy abbot in the northern Nan province who was implicated in a leaked chat log allegedly recording him arranging to buy sex from underage boys. Pol Colonel Prayoon Chamnarn, Muang Nan police chief, said he had received a warrant for the arrest of Phra Samu-udon Chinwangso, deputy abbot of Phayaswat Temple.

  • Phuket Gateway 2.0 to be ready next month

    Phuket Gateway 2.0 to be ready next month

    Phuket Gateway will be ready to kick off on December 12 this year and is expected to be the welcoming landmark of Phuket at the top of the island providing useful information to travelers. This morning (November 9) Phuket’s Governor, Norapat Plodthong, chaired a meeting to follow up on the project – the Phuket Gateway at Thachatchai – which was attended by all the local authorities involved with updating the Gateway project.

  • THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 9

    THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 9

    Governor cracks down on Kamala | Five killed in van crash | Flash floods in Prachuap Kiri Khan | Bangkok voted #2 for tourism.

  • Top Asian sports brands & events recognised at 2017 SPIA Asia Awards

    Top Asian sports brands & events recognised at 2017 SPIA Asia Awards

    A successful 3rd SPIA Asia – Asia’s Sports Industry Awards & Conference came to a close with a black-tie Awards Gala Dinner with , Mr Nattavuth Ruengves, Deputy Governor for Elite Sports and Sports Science of Sports Authority of Thailand and Mr. Somyot Poompunmoung, President of the Football Association of Thailand and more than 400 VIP guests in attendance, gathered to celebrate the best-of-the-best in Asia’s sports industry at Centara Grand & Bangkok Convention Centre at CentralWorld

  • Turkish man fakes a robbery in Patong

    Turkish man fakes a robbery in Patong

    Patong police have arrested 47 year old Umit Ozlale from Turkey who allegedly faked a robbery and reported to the police trying to blame a Thai woman.

  • 23 day tax break to stimulate economy

    23 day tax break to stimulate economy

    The Cabinet on Tuesday approved a 23-day tax break for consumers to boost shopping activities nationwide by an estimated 10 billion baht and stimulate the economy. The Finance Ministry will lose about 2 billion baht in personal income tax collection as a result of the campaign, but the retail and other sectors will probably gain a combined 10 billion baht in sales during the promotion that will run from November 11 to December 3

  • 50 year old Brit’s dream holiday turns into a nightmare

    50 year old Brit’s dream holiday turns into a nightmare

    A dream holiday turned into a nightmare for a husband and wife when he was robbed at gunpoint and left so badly hurt he needed emergency surgery.

  • Happy Loy Krathong. Here are your kratong launching locations in Phuket.

    Happy Loy Krathong. Here are your kratong launching locations in Phuket.

    Happy Loy Krathong. That one day of the year where you can celebrate with fireworks, sky lanterns and sparklers. But this year authorities are saying ‘only floating Krathongs thanks’, and preferably no polystyrene or steel pins.

  • 90 flights cancelled over Loy Krathong

    90 flights cancelled over Loy Krathong

    Several airlines have cancelled a total of 90 flights to and from Chiang Mai during the Loy Krathong Festivities today and tomorrow out of safety concerns.

  • THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 2

    THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 2

    Flooding around north-east should ease within 14 days | Royal Crematorium now open for tours | 30 year old Australian still in Vachira Hospital | Thailand ‘Ground Zero’ for illegal wildlife trade | New flights to Phuket from Air Asia and Viet Jet. The post THAIGER TODAY Thursday, November 2 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .