Thu, 07 Feb 2019 10:09
Hilltribe man allegedly kills ex-wife, her mother in Chiang Rai
A hilltribe man, who returned home after a 10-year absence to find his ex-wife had remarried, allegedly shot and killed his ex-wife and her mother on Wednesday.
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 01:00
Uncertain future stares at stateless Chiang Rai hilltribes
AMONG the hilltribes of northern Chiang Rai province, children typically grow up without Thai citizenship, resulting in unnecessary complications that dog them into adulthood.
Sat, 29 Dec 2018 01:00
SPECIAL REPORT: New forest policy over conflicting claims needs widening public participation
Somsak Saelao’s community of Pang Kob is isolated, situated close to the top of the Khun Nan mountain, and follows the traditional way of life of the Hmong hilltribe.
Tue, 20 Mar 2018 12:05
Karen village in Tak loses beloved teacher, community booster
A hilltribe community in Tak province is in grief following the death on Sunday of Narumon “Khru Jeab” Kaewsamrit, the only teacher at the local school, who last year received royal honours.
Sun, 19 Nov 2017 01:00
Royal food on your table
Siam Paragon makes room for a northern feast of hilltribe produce in the third Royal Project Market
Fri, 17 Nov 2017 12:57
Winter’s bounty of strawberries rolls down Chiang Mai hills
Chilly temperatures on the lofty slopes of Doi Ang Khang in Chiang Mai have produced a bumper crop of strawberries for the “Da-ang” Palong hilltribe people.
Thu, 26 Oct 2017 12:45
Chiang Mai floral tribute expected to draw 100,000 mourners
Hilltribe people from villages around Phuping Palace in Chiang Mai were on Thursday among mourners laying flowers in tribute to His Majesty the late King Bhumibol Adulyadej at the province’s replica of the royal crematorium.
Sun, 24 Sep 2017 12:17
Mother and son swept away in flood
Flash floods hit a hilltribe village in Mae Hong Son’s Mae La Noi district Saturday night, sweeping away two residents.
Authorities said the two victims were a mother and her son.
Sun, 13 Aug 2017 01:00
Hilltribe man arrested for allegedly having meth, opium
Troops and police raided the house of a hilltribe man in Chiang Mai’s Mae Chaem district yesterday morning and found 3,940 methamphetamine pills and 1.7 kilograms of raw opium.
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 14:13
Man arrested with 3,900 meth pills in Chiang Mai
Troops and police raided the house of a hilltribe man in Chiang Mai’s Mae Chaem district on Saturday morning and found 3,940 methamphetamine pills and 1.7 kilograms of raw opium.
Sat, 12 Aug 2017 07:00
Akha women get into the New Year swing
See this colourful and fascinating hilltribe festival throughout the months of August and September in Thailand’s northern-most province of Chiang Rai.
Sat, 29 Jul 2017 01:00
Challenging trail running event in Doi Inthanon park supports hilltribe projects
THE FIRST EDITION of the MSIG Thailand Action Asia 50 will be held on December 17 in Doi Inthanon National Park in Chiang Mai province.
Sat, 01 Jul 2017 01:00
A safe and sustainable life
Ichitan Group builds a library for its community of tea growers in the mountains of Chiang Rai
Mon, 12 Jun 2017 11:04
Hilltribe man arrested in Chiang Rai, 412,000 meth pills seized
Police arrested an Akah hilltribe man in Chiang Rai’s Mae Chan district late Sunday night for allegedly attempting to smuggle 412,000 methamphetamine pills to Bangkok.
Wed, 07 Jun 2017 14:35
Hilltribes go organic
Tesco Lotus turns its attention to sustainable development, joining up with hilltribe families from Doi Wawee in Chiang Rai province to produce its own brand of organic eggs to supply stores nationwide.