• Sun, 17 Feb 2019 17:00
    Tham Luang caves closed from Feb 19 to retrieve rescue equipment
    The Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province, the scene of a much-publicised international rescue mission last July, will close to all visitors from February 19 in order to allow Thai Navy SEALs to enter and recover equipment left inside.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 17 Feb 2019 01:00
    Potatoes star in N. Korea cook-off
    Pyongyang: Lined up in cavernous rooms at a state restaurant in Pyongyang, North Korean chefs carefully assemble their dishes, watched by crowds of onlookers at a cooking competition in a country that suffers chronic food shortages.
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  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 17:03
    First photos show aftermath of Tham Luang rescue
    The first photos of the conditions and various rescue items left inside Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai province, where the young Mu Pa team footballers and their coach were trapped in June last year, were released on Friday.
    national
  • Wed, 06 Feb 2019 11:15
    Dane robbed of Bt30,000 cash, smartphone in Nakhon Si Thammarat
    A Danish scuba diving teacher, who took part in the Tham Luang cave rescue operation, had Bt30,000 in cash and his smartphone stolen while he was leading a diving class in Nakhon Si Thammarat on Tuesday evening, police said.
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  • Thu, 31 Jan 2019 10:17
    Body of killed monk found in Lamphun cave
    A foreign couple visiting a cave in Lamphun's Mae Tha district found the slain body of an unidentified monk on Wednesday, police said.
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  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 17:36
    First Thai cave rescue film due out on mission anniversary
    A Thai-born director who took just weeks to shoot the first film about the dramatic cave rescue of the "Wild Boars" football team says his focus is on authenticity and the mission's "unsung" heroes, with book publishers and Hollywood studios jostling to make their versions of the saga.
    national
  • Fri, 18 Jan 2019 01:00
    Tham Luang surveyed ahead of clean-up
    THE AUTHORITIES have started an initial survey of the Tham Luang Nang Non caves in Chiang Rai province, made famous by the headline-grabbing rescue of a team of young footballers in July.
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  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 14:39
    World-famous Tham Luang cave clean up begins
    The search at the Tham Luang Nang Non caves in Chiang Rai Province for rescue equipment from the widely publicised football team rescue in July last year has begun.
    national
  • Sun, 06 Jan 2019 06:22
    AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019 to salute Wild Boars Football Academy players
    Abu Dhabi - Representatives from Wild Boars Football Academy, who captured the world’s attention when they were miraculously rescued from a flooded cave in July 2018, have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to witness their Thai football idols in the AFC Asian Cup UAE 2019.
    sports
  • Tue, 01 Jan 2019 01:00
    Bright sparks amid a bleak year for Thailand
    Military-backed elite have tightened their grip on power, but cave drama showed citizens can come together
    opinion
  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 06:54
    British divers in Thai cave rescue make UK honours list
    A team of British divers who helped save a junior football team stranded in a flooded cave in Thailand were among those awarded in Britain's traditional New Year Honours, announced on Friday.
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  • Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:00
    Hail the heroes
    Thais witnessed 10,000 of them assembling in Chiang Rai in July to rescue our young Wild Boars footballers, trapped in a cave
    national
  • Wed, 12 Dec 2018 11:40
    Cave-rescue memorial nearly finished
    A large painting depicting “The Heroes” of this past summer’s dramatic cave rescue in Chiang Rai has been installed at a memorial pavilion in front of the cave.
    national
  • Tue, 11 Dec 2018 17:30
    ‘The Heroes’ painting to be moved to memorial pavilion in front of Tham Luang Cave
    The 14-by-3-metre painting titled “The Heroes”, depicting the Thais and foreigners who took part in the rescue of the 12 “Wild Boars” and their football coach from the flooded Tham Luang Cave in Chiang Rai’s Mae Sai district in June and July, will be moved on Thursday from Wat Rong Khun to a memorial pavilion in front of the cave.
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  • Fri, 23 Nov 2018 20:56
    Filmmaker begins shooting drama of 'Wild Boars' rescue
    Tom Waller, a Thai filmmaker with Irish heritage, has started filming a movie featuring the multinational operation to rescue the “Wild Boars” football team and their deputy coach from the flooded Tham Luang cave in July.
    national
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