• Tue, 21 Aug 2018 12:04
    Apparent drug mule hauling meth nabbed in Chiang Rai
    A 21-year-old woman was arrested in Chiang Rai on Monday evening driving a motorcycle allegedly laden with two cardboard boxes containing 100,000 methamphetamine pills.
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  • Mon, 20 Aug 2018 16:45
    Drug mule killed in shootout with troops, 400,000 meth pills seized
    Troops clashed with a group of alleged drug mules in a Chiang Rai border district early Monday, after which a body was found and 400,000 methamphetamine pills were seized.
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  • Sat, 18 Aug 2018 09:23
    Main Chiang Rai-Chiang Mai highway cut by run-off
    Moutain run-off hit and washed out three sections of the main Chiang Rai-Chiang Mai road early on Saturday.
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  • Wed, 15 Aug 2018 10:14
    Checkpoint nerves lead to meth-stuffed tyre parcel in Chiang Rai
    A nervous former drug convict was arrested after police found a Kerry Express parcel receipt on him that led to 66,000 meth pills stuffed in a tyre being shipped from Chiang Rai to Phatthalung.
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  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Doi Suthep – making 'backward progress'
    At first, the spokesperson of the Doi Suthep Forest Reclamation Network, Bunnaroth Buaklee, called it “backward progress”. And now, as the administration of the Court of Justice has resolved to move the disputed compound to Chiang Rai province, the situation has become even more frustrating for the Network in the absence of any details on what would be done with the compound.
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    Group demands removal of court-owned properties on Doi Suthep
    THE resolution to build a new office and residences for the Court of Appeals Region 5 in Chiang Rai has nothing to do with the demand to remove the court properties that are already encroaching on the pristine forest on Doi Suthep, a representative of the Doi Suthep Forest Reclamation Network said yesterday.
  • Mon, 13 Aug 2018 01:00
    Chiang Rai to open organic fruit and vegetable centre next year
    The largest market for fresh fruit and vegetables in the North is scheduled to open in Chiang Rai next year. The market, Talat Lan Muang, is also expected to become a centre for the trading of fresh goods with Myanmar and Laos, thanks to the location of Chiang Rai. 
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  • Sun, 12 Aug 2018 16:42
    Mu Pa players mark Mother’s Day with personally made cards
    THE RESCUED Mu Pa footballers and their assistant coach came together on Sunday to create Mother’s Day cards for their mums. National Mother’s Day is marked every year on August 12 – the birthday anniversary of Her Majesty Queen Sirikit, who is considered the mother of the nation.
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  • Sat, 11 Aug 2018 15:19
    Courts to move disputed residences from Doi Suthep to Chiang Rai
    The Judicial Administration Commission has decided to use a land plot in Chiang Rai to build the Appeals Court Region 5 office and residences for judges and officials, and to this bring an end to the Doi Suthep row.
  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
    Public-Private Partnership Committee (PPP) has approved the proposed investments in two logistics projects worth a total of Bt4 billion: the logistic hub at Nakhon Phanom costing Bt1.36 billion and a Bt2.82 billion transit-logistic centre at Chiang Klong district, Chiang Rai province. 
  • Fri, 10 Aug 2018 01:00
    Run and ride, the perfect combo to promote tourism
    Boon Rawd Brewery and Singha Park Chiang Rai will co-organise the 5 Races: 3 Months: 1 Destination event, which combines running and cycling, from October to December.
  • Thu, 09 Aug 2018 13:59
    UN agency welcomes citizenship for four ‘Mu Pa’ rescued from cave
    The UN refugee agency on Thursday welcomed the move by the Thai government to grant citizenship to three boys and their football coach, who were recently rescued from a cave in Chiang Rai in an extraordinary operation led by Thai authorities.
  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 20:30
    Stateless ‘Mu Pa’ are now Thai citizens
    FOUR STATELESS Mu Pa Academy footballers who were rescued from a flooded cave last month on Wednesday officially became Thai citizens.
  • Mon, 06 Aug 2018 19:20
    It’s back to school for ‘Mu Pa' boys
    A BLESSING ritual was held on Monday to welcome 12 young footballers – who had been trapped inside the flooded Tham Luang cave for more than two weeks – back to their studies.
  • Sat, 04 Aug 2018 12:20
    ‘Wild Boars’ finish ordination as Buddhist novices
    Eleven “Wild Boar” footballers left their nine-day ordination as Buddhist novices on Saturday morning, in which they made merit for their hero, an ex-Navy Seal who died during their rescue from the Tham Luang cave in Chiang Rai.
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