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  • Fire in Patong Mexican restaurant

    Fire in Patong Mexican restaurant

    A Mexican restaurant, Coyote, caught fire late this morning. The restaurant owner, Matthew Warton, said the cause of the fire is believed to be an electric shortcircuit from the air-conditioning system. Fortunately, no injuries or casualties reported.

  • Suspects arrested over Rawai murder

    Suspects arrested over Rawai murder

    After having arrested a Burmese worker, 24 year old Han Noui Lane and his alleged accomplice 32 year old Ang Htoui O in Kathu, Chalong Police have taken the men to the crime scene, a staff room at the back of restaurant in Rawai, for a reenactment. Han Noui Lane has been charged for murdering his ex-girlfriend, 24 year old Thida Mo. He’s confessed to Police that he was jealous and angry because he failed to reconcile their relationship and learned that she had started a new relationship

  • Drug dealer busted at Tah Chat Chai checkpoint

    Drug dealer busted at Tah Chat Chai checkpoint

    PHUKET: A drug dealer was arrested with more than 4,000 pills of ya bah (methamphetamine) worth more than 400,000 baht at Tah Chat Chai checkpoint Sunday evening. Chaiwat Urairot, 28, was arrested while trying to enter Phuket from Songkhla at about 6pm.

  • Wat Arun restoration enters final month

    Wat Arun restoration enters final month

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  • Hooper Trips Asia: Inle Lake Boys

    Hooper Trips Asia: Inle Lake Boys

    Life on Inle Lake flows on as if unaware of the modern world that is slowly encroaching upon it. The traditions are simple and honest

  • Phuket residents express concerns about destruction of historic building

    Phuket residents express concerns about destruction of historic building

    PHUKET: Residents of Phuket Town have raised concerns about the destruction of an abandoned 100-year-old building on Damrong Road in Talad Yai, which they say is of historic value to the island. The Phuket Treasury Office yesterday confirmed that they are just clearing out the landscape and did not aim to destroy the building.

  • Law, Life & Society: Do we need a Last Will and Testament?

    Law, Life & Society: Do we need a Last Will and Testament?

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  • Deputy PM kicks off tourist safety drill in Phuket

    Deputy PM kicks off tourist safety drill in Phuket

    PHUKET: The Royal Thai Navy (RTN) Third Area Command held its annual rescue and safety drill for tourists at the Marine National Park Operations Center yesterday.

  • American tourist badly injured in rock climbing fall

    American tourist badly injured in rock climbing fall

    KRABI: Another tourist, this time an American, has been seriously injured while rock climbing in Phuket’s neighboring Krabi province. At about 2pm, a rescue team and the Krabi Tourist Police received a report from the ‘Railay Rock Climbing Club’ that American tourist Eduardo Keane had fallen off a viewpoint from the near-vertical cliff face at Railay Bay.

  • Hooper Trips Asia: Inle Lake Boy, Inle Lake, Myanmar

    Hooper Trips Asia: Inle Lake Boy, Inle Lake, Myanmar

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