• Mon, 11 Feb 2019 12:29
    Lampang battling fires, harmful dust
    Forest fires that have been burning around Doi Phra Baht in Muang Lampang since Sunday night are contributing to the dense haze clinging to the province.
    national
  • Mon, 16 Apr 2018 12:04
    Rain abates, fires foul air in North
    Continuing forest fires pushed air quality in northern Mae Hong Son province well beyond the safe level on Monday.
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  • Mon, 26 Mar 2018 12:24
    Haze-choked Mae Hong Son, Chiang Mai seal off forests
    Mae Hong Son’s decision to bar entry to woodlands in a bid to curb forest fires and haze does not apply to local people who daily forage there for food and other necessities villagers, Deputy Governor Prachuap Ajarapong clarified on Monday.
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  • Sat, 21 Oct 2017 07:16
    Portugal forest fires death toll rises to 44
    The death toll from forest fires that have devastated parts of central Portugal in recent days rose again on Friday to 44, following the death of one of the people injured in the blazes, authoriities said.
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  • Wed, 26 Jul 2017 18:25
    Dozens hospitalised in Indonesia as thick haze spreads
    MEULABOH, Indonesia - Young children lie in hospital in Aceh province, Indonesia, as thick smoke caused by forest fires forces dozens of people to be treated for lung infections.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 17 Jul 2017 06:48
    Canada fires drive thousands more out of their homes
    MONTREAL - Thousands of people fled their homes in western Canada over the weekend as strong winds fanned forest fires that have ravaged British Columbia province for more than a week.
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  • Mon, 10 Jul 2017 07:42
    Forest fires rage in sweltering California
    LOS ANGELES - Wildfires raged Sunday across much of California forcing hundreds to evacuate homes as the most populous US state sweltered in record heat.
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  • Wed, 21 Jun 2017 18:10
    Heatwave scorches Europe, from London to Siberia
    PARIS - Europe sizzled under a continent-wide heatwave on Wednesday, with London bracing for Britain's hottest June day since 1976 as Portugal struggled to stamp out deadly forest fires.
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  • Sun, 18 Jun 2017 20:59
    Huge forest fires kill 62 in Portugal
    PENELA, Portugal- Raging forest fires in Portugal have killed at least 62 people, most of whom burnt to death in their cars, the government said Sunday, in one of the worst such disasters in recent history.
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  • Tue, 04 Apr 2017 01:00
    As tinderbox SE Asia braces for haze, there’s hope on horizon  
    Southeast Asia’s skies over the last 12 months have mostly been free of haze pollution. This is a relief for the warming planet since forest fires, particularly on peatlands, typically release huge amounts of carbon dioxide and cause acrid smog.
    opinion
  • Tue, 28 Mar 2017 12:05
    Chiang Rai governor holds urgent hotspot meeting
    Chiang Rai governor Boonsong Techamanisatit met with administrative officials and executives from local bodies on Tuesday to get details on the forest fires raging in their jurisdictions.
    national
  • Mon, 20 Mar 2017 12:04
    Haze still issue in North
    Forest fires and unauthorised outdoor burning continued to create potential health-affecting haze in the North on Monday. 
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  • Tue, 14 Mar 2017 13:24
    Firefighters battling multiple Mae Hong Son hotspots 
    The "Fire Hawk" special unit continued to work hard in response to forest fires in Mae Hong Son on Tuesday, as a Myanmar forest fire opposite Ban Huai Ton Noon in the province’s Khun Yuam district threatened to spread across the border. 
    national
  • Wed, 01 Mar 2017 01:00
    Flights affected by Mae Hong Son haze
    Bangkok Airways has delayed its morning flight from Mae Hong Son Airport because of the haze from forest fires and outdoor burning, while Kan Air has switched to a smaller aircraft to fly passengers who had made advance bookings, acting director of the airport Kingchan Khaikaew said yesterday.
    national
  • Tue, 28 Feb 2017 11:18
    Flights affected by Mae Hong Son haze
    Bangkok Airways has delayed its morning flight from Mae Hong Son Airport because of the haze from forest fires and outdoor burning, while Kan Air has switched to a smaller aircraft to fly passengers who had made advance bookings, acting director of the airport, Kingchan Khaikaew said on Tuesday.
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