Artikel tagged “Phuket”

  • K-Pop star arrested over sex tape scandal

    K-Pop star arrested over sex tape scandal

    K-pop star Jung Joon-young has been arrested over allegations he shared sexually explicit videos of women filmed without their consent. He appeared at a court hearing yesterday where he apologised to the victims for his actions. An arrest warrant was issued a few hours later.

  • Motorbike rider dies after colliding with ten wheeler truck in Thalang

    Motorbike rider dies after colliding with ten wheeler truck in Thalang

    A male motorbike rider has died after colliding into the back of a ten wheeler truck in Thalang early this morning.

  • Boating no-go zone set for  HRH Princess Sirivannavari visiting Phuket

    Boating no-go zone set for  HRH Princess Sirivannavari visiting Phuket

    Her Royal Highness Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana is visiting Phuket today to inaugurate a new marine research vessel. A boats no-go zone has been set. The Phuket Marine Office has announced “Her Royal Highness Princess Sirivannavari Nariratana is visiting Phuket today to inaugurate the new marine vessel at the Phuket Marine Biological Centre (PMBC)” “The official ceremonies is from midday to 5pm,  No boats may enter in the special zone during HRH Sirivannavari’s visit from midday to 5pm which are… 1.

  • 100 houses damaged after storm hits Nakhon Ratchasima districts

    100 houses damaged after storm hits Nakhon Ratchasima districts

    by Prasit Tangprasert A tropical storm has left more than 100 houses damaged after it hit Nakhon Ratchasima province, north-east of Bangkok, yesterday. Nakhon Ratchasima’s Governor Wichian Chantanothai says… “We are in the process of surveying damages.” He made the comment as he was handing out relief items to storm victims in Sikhiu district. He said authorities planned to ask soldiers to help with repairing the homes of victims.

  • Dead dugong washed up on Trang Beach

    Dead dugong washed up on Trang Beach

    PHOTOS: DNP A dead dugong which was washed up on a beach in Trang today has been sent to Phuket Marine Biological Centre for further examination. The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation reports that  Chaiyapruek Weerapong, the head of Mu Koh Libong Non-Hunting Area in Trang was notified that the dugong was washed up on the beach on Koh Lao Leang. The male dugong is 115 centimetres long, 75 centimetres wide and weighs around 20 kilograms. The dugong has now been sent to the Phuket Marine Biological Centre to find the cause of death

  • Man stabbed at a Chon Buri karaoke lounge

    Man stabbed at a Chon Buri karaoke lounge

    PHOTO: Thai Rath Police were called to a karaoke lounge in Sri Racha, Chon Buri last night after a man was stabbed following an argument. 39 year old Chuchart Kamngern was found outside the lounge with a serious stab wound to the left side of his chest and was rushed to hospital in Sri Racha

  • Indian tourist rescued from a near-drowning at Patong Beach

    Indian tourist rescued from a near-drowning at Patong Beach

    PHOTOS: Patong Surf Life Saving An Indian tourist has been rescued from drowning after getting into difficulty while swimming at Patong beach yesterday. Patong Surf Life Saving report that around 1.30pm at Patong Beach an Indian tourist was spotted in the water, choking and fighting to stay afloat.

  • French man and two others killed in Rawai motorbike accident, Phuket

    French man and two others killed in Rawai motorbike accident, Phuket

    Three people have died and another sustained serious injuries following the collision of two motorbikes in Rawai early yesterday morning (Tuesday). The accident happened on Viset Road in front of a public health centre at 1.30am. The Honda Wave motorbike driver was 37 years old Siripong Mulikkabut.

  • BKK taxi driver returns 400,000 baht to Danish tourist

    BKK taxi driver returns 400,000 baht to Danish tourist

    Usually maligned, it’s great to post a good-news story about Bangkok’s taxi drivers. A capital city cabbie is being praised after returning a bag containing 400,000 baht to a Danish tourist

  • German man dies in Phuket motorcycle crash

    German man dies in Phuket motorcycle crash

    A German man has died after a motorbike crash in Thalang. The Thalang Police were notified of the incident last night on Srisoonthorn Road in Baan Manik, Thalang