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Just a standard night out for a few Aussies. Only a small fall from grace.

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Phuket Balcony Fall: Three Aussies Tumble at Patong Resort, One Seriously Injured

Latest Three tourists visiting Phuket from Australia have been hurt, one seriously injured, in a balcony fall from a Patong resort. Police are investigating the causes.

Phuket and Thailand Must Honor Tsunami Heroes of Andaman Coast

Latest Time is running out for Thailand to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami appropriately by remembering the victims and honoring the heroes and helpers.

Aussie Stabbed on Phuket Jets Out: Patong Police Reluctant to Talk

News Analysis The Australian man stabbed with a bottle in an incident in Patong in which a schoolboy was also stabbed has flown out of Thailand. It's believed the case is closed. But police are saying nothing.

Minister Earns Slap on the Wrist for ID Idea for Thailand Tourists

News Analysis A suggestion by the Minister for Tourism that tourists should be issued with ID wristbands is no more logical or practical than the suggestion that rape whistles be issued to female visitors.

Phuket Dolphinarium Decision Likely 'in About Two Weeks'

Latest Whether the Phuket Dolphinarium is permitted to open should become evident in about two weeks, according to a Phuket official who says two Bangkok commttees are looking at the issue.

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Phuket Balcony Fall: Three Aussies Tumble at Patong Resort, One Seriously Injured

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Latest Three tourists visiting Phuket from Australia have been hurt, one seriously injured, in a balcony fall from a Patong resort. Police are investigating the causes. More »

Phuket and Thailand Must Honor Tsunami Heroes of Andaman Coast

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Latest Time is running out for Thailand to commemorate the tenth anniversary of the Indian Ocean tsunami appropriately by remembering the victims and honoring the heroes and helpers. More »

PhuketWATCH Thailand's Tourist Thaiband; HK Protest Growing; Burma's Rohingya Shame Without End; First Ebola in US

Wednesday, October 1, 2014

Phuket Updating Digest Banding tourists is minister's idea for safer Thailand; First Ebola case in US; Burma confirms plan to wipe out Rohingya; Swim star on DUI charge. More »

Body of American Man Discovered by Residents in Phuket Street

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Latest Residents of Phuket found the body of an American man in a street in Kamala at the weekend. There were no obvious signs of what could have caused his death, say police. More »

Railway Worker Given Death Sentence for Rape, Murder of Girl on Train

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Latest A rape and murder case that brought nationwide attention in Thailand concludes with a death sentence for a young rail worker who killed a 13-year-old and threw her body out a window. More »

Australia Shirks Universal Obligations, Shrinks as an Asia Pacific Role Model

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Latest Australia's pay-to-play bid to justify national selfishness by exporting genuine refugees to poor Cambodia does not fool the UN - and it probably won't fool Aussie voters for much longer, either. More »

Aussie Stabbed on Phuket Jets Out: Patong Police Reluctant to Talk

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

News Analysis The Australian man stabbed with a bottle in an incident in Patong in which a schoolboy was also stabbed has flown out of Thailand. It's believed the case is closed. But police are saying nothing. More »

Minister Earns Slap on the Wrist for ID Idea for Thailand Tourists

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

News Analysis A suggestion by the Minister for Tourism that tourists should be issued with ID wristbands is no more logical or practical than the suggestion that rape whistles be issued to female visitors. More »

Phuket Dolphinarium Decision Likely 'in About Two Weeks'

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Latest Whether the Phuket Dolphinarium is permitted to open should become evident in about two weeks, according to a Phuket official who says two Bangkok commttees are looking at the issue. More »

Baby Gammy Charity to Buy Home for Surrogate Mother in Thailand

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

Latest Money raised in an appeal for surrogate Baby Gammy, left in Thailand by an Australian couple, is to be spent on a home for the boy's family near Bangkok. More »

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