Canadian tourist found dead in Phuket

Canadian tourist found dead in Phuket

PHUKET: A 49-year-old Canadian tourist was found dead in a condo in Kathu this morning. He is believed to have been dead for at least two days before his body was discovered. Police received a report of the incident at about 11am from ‘Plus Condo 1’. “We noticed a peculiar smell outside his room, which was on the 6th floor.

- Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 06:12 PM

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Phuket partygoers injured in early morning crash

Phuket partygoers injured in early morning crash

PHUKET: Yet another 'drowsy' driver and his two passengers were injured yesterday morning when their vehicle overturned near a Koh Kaew gas station. “We found an upside down Honda CRV stuck to a power pole near the PTT station on Thepkrasattri Road. All three occupants were trapped inside the car and rescue workers had to use J

- Monday, March 20, 2017 | 11:40 AM

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Korean tourists and dive instructor 'hunted' for damaging coral off Phuket

Korean tourists and dive instructor 'hunted' for damaging coral off Phuket

PHUKET: A concerned diver captured pictures of Korean tourists and their Thai dive instructor stepping on coral while diving at Koh Racha Yai yesterday. The diver then shared the snaps with other divers and officials in the hopes of bringing the offenders to justice. A social media user who calls himself ‘Seaman Freeman’ share

- Yesterday, 05:23PM

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Wanted: Phuket gold thief robs two jewelry stores

Wanted: Phuket gold thief robs two jewelry stores

PHUKET: Police are hunting for a suspect who stole gold from at least two jewelry stores in Wichit and Phuket Town last week. The woman's face was captured by CCTV cameras at both stores. She is believed to be about 30 years old and 150cm tall. The footage was shared on various social media forums, including LINE groups, warning

- Tuesday, March 21, 2017 | 01:11 PM

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