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  1. Globe Trotting: $22M Buys a Philippe Starck-Designed Beach Villa in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Curbed

    Located at the tip of the Yamu Peninsula in Phuket, Thailand, this massive beachfront villa is a collaboration between French design ace Philippe Starck and luxury hotel specialist Jean-Michel Gathy . Blending contemporary and traditional Thai touches, the four-level house contains eight bedrooms, all with unobstructed views of the sparkling Phang Nga Bay.

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  2. The best images from around the world for Nov. 17Read the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Globe and Mail

    ... into the water for the start of the Men's triathlon during the 2014 Asian Beach Games at Nai Yang Beach in Phuket, Thailand. (Quinn Rooney/Getty Images)

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  3. Women Win Again as Fanous Finishes SixthRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | PressReleasePoint

    Jordan women's beach handball team are really making a name for themselves after picking up a dramatic second victory at the Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand. After winning one and losing one, the Group A match against Turkmenistan was crucial if they are to advance, and they secured victory courtesy of a penalty shoot-out.

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  4. Aaliyah on a double mission in Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Star Online

    PETALING JAYA: Petite Aaliyah Yoong Hanifah is on a double mission at the Asian Beach Games which starts in Phuket, Thailand on Wednesday. The 11-year-old Aaliyah was narrowly pipped to the women's tricks gold at the Asian Oceanian Championships by China's Jiang Hui in Perth last month, despite leading the field heading into the final.

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  5. Elephant crushes handler to death and stampedes through jungle in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Daily Mail

    Elephant crushes handler to death and forces terrified tourist and her nine-year-old daughter to cling on as it stampedes for two miles through jungle in Thailand A routine jungle trek turned into tragedy when an elephant killed his handler and ran off with two tourists in south-west Thailand. Meaw the bull elephant is believed to have been in musth when he suddenly threw off his handler, trampled him to death, and disappeared into the jungle with a Russian woman and her nine-year-old daughter still on his back.

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  6. PH in quarterfinalsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | Sun-Star

    BOUND. Jade Becaldo and Louijie Tipgos scored the Philippines' first win against Indonesia--the 2008 Asian Beach Games champion--to advance to the quarterfinal round.

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  7. Skipped Bail: Ian DolanRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 17 | The Northern Echo

    A MAN who skipped bail after appearing in court charged with making indecent images of children may have fled toThailand. Ian Dolan appeared at Durham Crown Court on September 5 last year charged with 16 counts of making indecent images of children between September 2011 and November 2012.

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  8. B1 Organic Suites Gets New Look to Give Koh Samui's Plush Fisherman's Village a Fresh LandmarkRead the original story

    Monday Nov 17 | Pressat

    KOH SAMUI, THAILAND: The beachfront B1 apartments in the heart of Koh Samui's uber-chic Fisherman's Village has a new name to go with its major refurbishment following a change of management - better positioning the luxury property to cater for discerning travellers. Now called B1 Organic Suites under the management of Koh Samui-based Kalara International Properties, the building's new light and airy contemporary look is high on style and in harmony with the surrounds.

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  9. Thailand InfographicsRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Bangkok Post

    When it comes to travel, sometimes it's good to know what other people are seeing and experiencing on their adventures, to help give you an idea of what a destination has to offer. Flight search engine picturing the most searched for sights and cities across Thailand, one of the most popular countries in the world for tourists.

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  10. Oman football, handball teams taste success in ThailandRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Times of Oman

    Muscat: Oman beach football and handball teams tasted success at the ongoing fourth Asian Beach Games in Thai city of Phuket on Sunday. According to information received, Oman beach soccer team overcame a spirited challenge from Syria before registering a narrow 6-5 win in their Group B encounter.

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  11. Wrestler Hosseini Jam takes gold medal in Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Tehran Times

    Kamran Hosseini Jam from Iran won a gold medal at the Men's Freestyle -80 kg in the 2014 Asian Beach Games on Sunday. In the final match, the Iranian wrestler beat Didar Bayramow from Turkmenistan 2-0 in the games which is underway in Phuket, Thailand.

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  12. Wrestler Van Ngoc Tu bags first gold medal for Vietnam at Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 16 | Thanh Nein News

    Judoka-turned-wrestler Van Ngoc Tu secured a gold medal in Kurash wrestling women's 52kg on Saturday at the 4th Asian Beach Games in Thailand after defeating strong opponents. The 27-year-old athlete from the Mekong Delta province of Soc Trang had an easy 1-0 win over Deepudsa Siramol of Thailand in the semifinals after being exempted from the qualifying round.

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  13. Thailand earn golden double in PhuketRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Bangkok Post

    Thailand moved to second in the medal standings after winning two gold medals yesterday, when the Asian Beach Games officially started. Hot favourites Thailand lived up to expectations by thrashing China 50-13 in the semi-finals before finishing off Kuwait, who edged out Japan 40-34 in the last four.

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  14. Iranian athletes win two gold medals in Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Tehran Times

    Mohammad Naderi defeated Qatar's Abdullraahman Ibrahim 2-0 in the Men's Freestyle -70 kg to win Iran's first gold medal in the games which is underway in Phuket, Thailand. Naderi also beat South Korean Seongun Park 2-1, Azbileg Tsengelbayar from Mongolia 2-0, Bangladesh's Md Dipu 2-0 and Nurlan Bekzhanov from Kazakhstan 2-0 in the weight category.

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  15. Cebu tests waters in Asian Beach GamesRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Sun-Star

    TEAM Cebu City beach volleyball will don the country's colors in the 4th Asian Beach Games in Phuket, Thailand. The team will be led by Nestea National Beach Volleyball champion Edmar Bonono and Edward Ybanez, while the second team is composed of Jade Becaldo and Loujie "Tippy" Tipgos.

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  16. Triple treat: 3 marathons in 3 continents in 3 monthsRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Sun-Star

    NUMBER TWO. The author poses in front of the Durdle's Door during the Purbeck Marathon, his second of his three-marathons-in-three-continents challenge.

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  17. Late holiday deals: Bargain long and short haul sunshine, cruise and British breaksRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 15 | Mirror.co.uk

    Departs from Liverpool on Dec 1. onthebeach.co.uk 0871 474 3000. Tenerife - fly from East Midlands on Dec 8 or 10 for 7nts a/i at the 4* Isla Bonita hotel in Costa Adeje for A 299pp blueseaholidays.co.uk Antigua - 7nts a/i at the 3* Jolly Beach Resort and Spa from A 919pp for stays between Dec 1-12.

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  18. News of the WeirdRead the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | Athens Banner-Herald

    Amanda Collins, 28, took "beauty pageant mom" to the next level earlier this year when she entered her daughter Luna in Britain's UK Princess and Prince International, based entirely on Luna's ultrasound scan at age 20 weeks. Said Collins, "As soon as I saw her image on the screen ... I knew she was a stunner."

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  19. JetRadarRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Nov 14 | Bangkok Post

    When it comes to travel, sometimes it's good to know what other people are seeing and experiencing on their adventures, to help give you an idea of what a destination has to offer. Flight search engine picturing the most searched for sights and cities across Thailand, one of the most popular countries in the world for tourists.

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  20. Asian Beach Games 'to inject Bt100m into Phuket tourism'Read the original story

    Friday Nov 14 | The Nation

    The 10-day Asian Beach Games event that kicked off yesterday is expected to generate Bt100 million for hotel and tourism businesses in Phuket, according to Ittirit Kinglake, president of the Tourism Council of Thailand. The TCT expects a 10-per-cent increase in tourist arrivals during the Games compared with the same period last year.

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