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Chinese tourist rescued at Nai Harn Beach

PHUKET: A 42-year-old man from Hebei, in northern China, is in hospital on assisted breathing, but conscious and alive, after he was pulled from the water unresponsive at Nai Harn Beach this morning (Nov 12). Nai Harn lifeguard Nara Ratnarak told The Phuket News, “There were strong waves at the beach this morning. At about […]Read More

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Chinese tourist drowns at Nai Harn

PHUKET: A Chinese tourist has drowned at Nai Harn Beach after a week of warnings that the surf has been dangerous to enter. Rescue workers found the body of the woman, Yang Qianyao, 31, from Yunnan, washed up on the beach at about 10:30pm last night (Aug 13). The alarm was raised at about 7pm […]Read More

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Russian tourist rescued from deadly Phuket ‘flash rip’

PHUKET: A Russian tourist exhausted after she was pulled away from the beach by a dangerous rip current was rescued and brought safely back to shore at Nai Harn beach yesterday (June 28). The rescue, by lifeguards with the aid of a local surfer, came as the southwest monsoon weather continues to create strong waves […]Read More

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Phuket officials rescue stranded dolphin

Phuket, 18 April 2013 (NNT) – Officials have rescued a female dolphin that was hurt and stranded on Nai Harn beach, Phuket Province. According to officials, a female dolphin was found on the Nai Harn beach after having been washed ashore. They believed she had been thrown by strong waves against the rocks, as she […]Read More

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Italian man ‘stabbed by mistake’ in Phuket

PHUKET: The Italian man who was stabbed at Nai Harn Beach on Monday night has told the Phuket Gazette that he was probably “stabbed by mistake”. Giovanni, 33, who asked for his family name not to be published, is recovering at Bangkok Hospital Phuket, in Phuket Town, where he was released from the hospital’s intensive-care […]Read More

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Foreigner saves drowning toddler at Phuket beach

PHUKET: Just a day after 7-year-old drowning victim Methee Khunsuinhu succumbed to injuries and passed away at Vachira Phuket Hospital, quick action by a foreign tourist today spared a toddler of a similar fate at the same beach. Pawanrat Suetrong, age one year and seven months, was on a family outing to the swimming lagoon […]Read More