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  • Patong tunnel to start April/May next year

    Patong tunnel to start April/May next year

    Looks like the island’s long-awaited tunnel through Patong Hill might actually be becoming a reality. Authorities say it will be the first of its kind in Thailand. The Daily News is reporting on the progress of the Patong tunnel project which, it is hoped, will eliminate much of the carnage and delays experienced by drivers on the hill everyday.

  • THAIGER TODAY Thursday, September 14

    THAIGER TODAY Thursday, September 14

    New eco-tourism area for Phuket | AMLO chasing ex-PM Thaksin’s son | Bangkok ATM exploded opened with TNT | Radio Free Asia silenced in Cambodia | Tropical storm Doksuri heading our way affecting our weather this weekend. The post THAIGER TODAY Thursday, September 14 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • California’s Fresno Police release video of the difficult recovery

    California’s Fresno Police release video of the difficult recovery

    Fresno County has released video clip of the September 1 operation to retrieve bodies of two Thai students who died in a road accident at the King River in California.

  • Banana Beach by FAT MANGO

    Banana Beach by FAT MANGO

    We love Phuket and we love our video partners, Fat Mango. We’ll post a video from them each week showcasing some of our amazing coastlines.

  • Yingluck spotted near Cambodian border

    Yingluck spotted near Cambodian border

    The investigation into the flight of former PM Yingluck Shinawatra has narrowed down to the border province of Sa Kaew after authorities say she was spotted there days before her verdict hearing where she was a dramatic ‘no show’.    Sa Kaew is 237 kilometres east of Bangkok and near the border of Cambodia.    According to The Nation, the CCTV footage doesn’t show the convoy at the border checkpoint but finishing at a military checkpoint in the province.   Deputy PM Prawit Wongsuwan says it’s the first “solid evidence” to emerge from a two-week investigation of Yingluck taking the escape route via the east.    He says the CCTV cameras could not track the vehicle’s movement any further hence there was no evidence to suggest that it had actually crossed the border into Cambodia.    Officials are trying to track down the car’s driver for interrogation

  • The tide is low but it has been lower in the past

    The tide is low but it has been lower in the past

    It’s been drier in the past. Bang Wad dam May 2015 Bang Wad dam is low for this time of the year but Richard Rognard reminds us with photos from May 2015, the driest the dam has ever been

  • THAIGER TODAY Thursday, September 7

    THAIGER TODAY Thursday, September 7

    11 suspects identified over Phang Nga rape case | The ‘Dowry Scammer’ has netted 2 – 3 million Baht | ‘Persecution of Muslims in Burma’ report released in Bangkok | High-speed railway starting next month | ‘Run 2 Gether’ route around Phuket Town announced | Sea Turtles saved from trawler nets The post THAIGER TODAY Thursday, September 7 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Dolphin found on Bang Tao beach

    Dolphin found on Bang Tao beach

    Bang Tao beach lifeguards found the body of a 1.2-meter long dolphin on the beach today (September 5). Phuket Marine Biological Center took the body from the beach and kept it frozen while waiting for an autopsy to determine the cause of death. The dolphin is 1.2-meter long with a width of about 20 cm and weighs 20 kilograms.

  • THAIGER TODAY Wednesday, September 6

    THAIGER TODAY Wednesday, September 6

    Terrorist plot thwarted in KL | Gender imbalance report for Asian countries | Following Yingluck’s CCTV trail | 13 grounded airlines named | 15 year old rape victim’s family ‘harassed’. The post THAIGER TODAY Wednesday, September 6 appeared first on Phuket Gazette .

  • Ten reef sharks found off Phuket

    Ten reef sharks found off Phuket

    Blacktip reef sharks have been found in shallow water in Koh Hong area, Krabi, today (September 5). The sharks were about on metre long and weighing an estimated 10 kilograms each