Phuket news coverage via Yahoo! Australia
recent updated : May 2, 2015, 5:10 pm
Shock, grief over Phuket stabbing death
UPDATE: 8.30AM Phuket police were last night hunting two men after the stabbing death of Perth travel agent Michelle Smith during a botched bag snatch attempt on the popular holiday island.
Perth woman stabbed to death in Phuket
UPDATE: 5.40pm A 60-year-old Perth travel agent has been stabbed to death in Phuket overnight after a struggle with a handbag thief.
Family fun in Phuket
Thailand is full of surprises and its latest image is as a family holiday destination.
Phuket an idyllic isle
The Big Buddha looks down from his mountain-top throne - at 45m tall, it-:39:s an impressive structure.
-:39:Four dead-:39: in fire at Thai tourist nightclub
A fire ripped through a nightclub popular with foreign tourists on the Thai resort island of Phuket early Friday, leaving at least four people dead and more than 20 others injured, officials said.
Unemployed Thai man wielded knife, cops allege
Thai police were last night questioning two men over the stabbing murder of Perth travel agent Michelle Smith during a bungled bag-snatch robbery on the holiday island of Phuket.
Sailor -:39:saw MH370 on fire-:39:
A British sailor who was trying to cross the Indian Ocean on the way to Phuket in March has claimed she saw what she believed was missing Malaysia Airlines flight MH370 on fire.
Thai men get life for Aust woman-:39:s murder
The two Thai men who pleaded guilty to the stabbing murder of Australian travel agent Michelle Smith in Phuket have been sentenced to life in prison.
Ex-Harvey Hawk to fly high overseas
Harvey youngster Rhys Landwehr heads to Phuket today with the State regional under 15 soccer team to compete in the 2014 Phuket Cup, an international competition against teams from Malaysia, Thailand and Indonesia.
Phuket balcony fall man -:39:sought help at hospital-:39:
A Victorian man who fell to his death from a hotel balcony in Phuket had earlier sought medical assistance from a hospital, Thai news outlets report.