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A minivan carrying German tourists flipped onto its side north of Phuket

German Tourists Injured as Minivan Hits Motorcycle, Flips North of Phuket

PHOTO ALBUM Several German tourists have been taken to a local hospital for treatment after the minivan in which they were travelling north struck a motorcycle and flipped onto its side.

Plenty of lucky numbers at Chalong Police Station after a Phuket deluge

Phuket Numberplates Go With the Flow as Deluge Halts Holiday Traffic

Latest Strong winds are forecast even though intermittent sunshine might deceive some Phuket tourists and residents into thinking the worst is over - more heavy rain is predicted.

The winner: Badly beaten but still fighting, the victorious ATM machine

Man Severely Beats Phuket ATM Machine But Loses Battle for Cash

Latest When the ATM machine declined to give a Phuket man the money he needed, he tried to beat it into submission. The machine, however, declined even his persuasive request.

Who put the Irish wind up the Minion? It escaped to a roadway

PhuketWATCH Thailand Aids Burma Flood Victims; Phuket Gains Police HQ; Women Sold Into Marriage

Phuket Updating Digest Welsh man dies in Pattaya scooter crash; Sweden, Russian expel diplomats; Rohingya women traded as brides; Thailand economy noses down; Malaysia PM cash questioned.

A wall and a power pole collapse during heavy rain in Phuket City today

Wicked Weather: Big Wet Tipped to Flood Phuket, Andaman All Week

PHOTO ALBUM The weather outlook for the whole week is wet, wet, wet, with rain and floods forecast for Phuket and the whole Andaman region through until Saturday at least.

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Re: Phuket Numberplates Go With the Flow as Deluge Halts Holiday Traffic
MoW wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 13:11

There's a new definition of intense rain. "So much rain it washed the number plates off my car"!

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Re: German Tourists Injured as Minivan Hits Motorcycle, Flips North of Phuket
Duncan wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 17:41

Yawn yawn yawn, are we going to see this every few days now. When will there be greater awareness of driver, passen...

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Re: Who Donated $700m to Malaysia's PM, And What For?
Lena wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 16:28

Ah, its a donation. Then everything is cool. He is lucky not to run a province in China. On the upside, Malaysi...

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Re: Who Donated $700m to Malaysia's PM, And What For?
Tbs wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 15:46

$700m USD the cost of more than 2 Planes?

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Re: Phuket Numberplates Go With the Flow as Deluge Halts Holiday Traffic
Hugh wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 14:17

"... picking up numberplates removed from vehicles by the flowing flood currents." Are the numberplates affixed wi...

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Re: Phuket Numberplates Go With the Flow as Deluge Halts Holiday Traffic
wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 13:38

My number plates are screwed tightly to the car's front and rear. Do people here use magnet plates to move them from ...

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Re: Who Donated $700m to Malaysia's PM, And What For?
Arun Muruga wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 12:30

As I've said many times before, their dirty deeds are one thing but the excuses these politicians use when caught red...

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Re: Man Severely Beats Phuket ATM Machine But Loses Battle for Cash
Georg The Viking wrote on Tuesday August 4, 2015 at 12:28

I can not speak for all EU countries, but I know that in Germany and Denmark people are "long way off from adopting t...

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Tuesday August 4, 2015
Seabreeze Cafe & Terrace at Holiday Inn Phuket

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