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Over a million methamphetamine pills seized in Lampang sting

Original story by Pratheep Nanthaparp And man has been arrested and 1,104,000 methamphetamine pills confiscated following a sting Lampang's main…

1 day ago

Thai Mekong People’s Network takes on China over Mekong River management

PHOTO: Airpaz Blog Local residents and environmentalists living along the Thai banks of the Mekong River spent the weekend in…

1 week ago

‘Mun’ makes landfall as heavy rains head towards Thailand’s northern provinces

The Meteorological Department is warning residents in Thaialnd's north and north east to brace  for heavy for heavy rains influenced…

2 weeks ago

Thai and royal flags ‘disrespected’ in Pai, northern Thailand

PHOTO: Khaosod English "It was farangs." Locals in Pai, northern Thailand, are reacting angrily to tourists who damaged a royal…

2 weeks ago

One Thai, six Burmese arrested in northern Thailand

PHOTO: ThaiVisa A 36 year old Thai man has been arrested for allegedly smuggling six Burmese migrants across the border…

3 weeks ago

4,500 endangered baby turtles seized from passenger van in Thailand’s northwest

Customs officials and soldiers have seized more than 4,500 endangered baby turtles along with tropical fish from a passenger van…

4 weeks ago

Bus conductor fired, company fined for molesting ladyboy passenger

An inter-provincial Thai bus conductor has been fired and the bus company fined 5,000 baht after he allegedly molested a…

4 weeks ago

Some secondary students use Wai Khru to make ‘controversial’ floral tributes

High school students have used an annual Wai Khru ceremony to make political statements via they floral tributes. The students…

1 month ago

Drug smugglers get away but police seize their pickup stuffed with meth pills and ‘ice’

PHOTOS: The Nation Drug smugglers have abandoned their pickup and a huge cache of drugs following a high-speed chase through…

1 month ago