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Ten injured in buggy crash in Hanuman World, Kathu

A buggy transporting tourists to Phuket’s famous zip lining destination, Hanuman World in Kathu, crashed into a tree resulting in 10 people being injured and taken to hospitals. Yesterday afternoon (January 9), a group 8 tourists from Kazakhstan were traveling on the buggy to the zip line destination when the driver, Boonrak Sri-Iad, who works […]Read More

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Human remains discovered in Phuket forest believed to be those

PHUKET: Police are trying to identify the cause of death of a woman whose skeleton was discovered in a Kathu forest yesterday afternoon. At about 4:45pm, police received a report from locals that they had found human remains in a forest beside the King Kong water park. Full story: Phuket Gazette Kritsada Mueanhawong Phuket GazetteRead More

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Fire with 5-metre-high flames engulfs 20 rai in Kathu, no

PHUKET: It took the better part of two hours for Kathu firefighters to bring under control what has been described as a ‘grass fire’ near the wastewater plant in Kathu. Firefighters were alerted to the fire near the wastewater plant on Soi Thida at 8:27pm. Read more: thephuketnews.com Eakkapop Thongtub The Phuket NewsRead More

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Phuket gang stabs man to death

PHUKET: Police are hunting for members of a gang who jumped two men, stabbing one to death, outside of the Suwan Phu-Pha Hotel in Kathu last night. “We have already arrested three of the gang members responsible for the attack. However, the alleged killer is reportedly on the run,” said Maj Chawalit Petchsripia of Thung […]Read More

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Czech expat dies in Phuket motorbike crash

PHUKET: A 44-year-old man from the Czech Republic died in the early hours of this morning when he crashed his motorbike near the Kathu temple following a trip to Patong with his son. At 2:30am, Thung Thong police were called to the scene of a motorbike accident on Wichit Songkram Rd near the Kathu temple. […]Read More

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Heavy rain brings more floods to Phuket

PHUKET: Heavy rain at lunchtime today (August 25) caused flooding in a variety of places across the island, with the worst, predictably, being in Patong. Elsewhere, there was heavy flooding along Phra Phuket Kaew Rd between Tesco-Lotus bypass and Kathu, and on parts of Thepkrasattri Rd. Read more: thephuketnews.comRead More