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12 women rescued from human trafficking ring at Malaysia border

Officials have raided a karaoke bar in Narathiwat’s Sungai Kolok district, on the Malaysian border, rescuing 12 Lao women from…

2 months ago

Boom boom on the border – Thailand’s unlikely red-light district

PHOTO: The attractions of Thailand's southern border town usually become apparent after sunset On one side of the Thai/Malaysian border…

4 months ago

Chiang Rai pick-up driver arrested with 4 million meth pills in the back

A man has been arrested in Chiang Rai with 4 million methamphetamine pills stacked into the back of his pick-up.…

5 months ago

Burmese man arrested with 300 kilogram of ‘ice’ in Chiang Rai

A Burmese man from the Shan State has been arrested after troops intercepted his pickup and found a large shipment…

5 months ago

Measles outbreak closes Tak school

A school near the Myanmar border in Tak’s Mae Ramat district has been closed indefinitely after local public-health officials discovered…

7 months ago

12 million meth pills, half tonne of ‘ice’ seized in Chiang Rai

Been a busy day in northern Thailand as police grapple with the transporting of drugs across the borders. First, this…

9 months ago