• Thu, 14 Feb 2019 01:00
    Calls for schools in Chiang Mai to close as haze crisis worsens
    WITH CHIANG MAI entering the global list for worst air pollution, calls are growing for schools and educational institutes in the northern province to close down temporarily for the sake of students.
    national
  • 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.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 13 Jan 2019 13:02
    Three killed in Lamphun as pickups collide
    Three people were killed on Saturday night when their pickup trucks collided head-on in Lamphun.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 10:00
    Mild quake occurs in Lamphun
    A 1.2-magnitude earthquake occurred in Lamphun's Mae Thai district late on Wednesday night, the Seismological Bureau reported.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 01 Oct 2018 01:00
    Lamphun beckons as art hub
    Five renowned artists welcome visitors to see their work, and it’s a trend sure to grow
    Art
  • Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:28
    Five Cambodians arrested in Lamphun
    Five Cambodians were arrested on Wednesday on an overnight Chiang Mai to Bangkok bus in Lamphun for having no travel documents.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 18 Jul 2018 13:24
    Lamphun man arrested for growing marijuana for own use
    A Lamphun man was arrested on Wednesday morning when Army troops found 13 marijuana plants growing in his house, apparently for his own use.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 25 Jun 2018 01:00
    Small-scale electricity comes to remote Lamphun
    ELECTRICITY is making its way to remote and small communities that have long struggled without the very basic public utility.
    national
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 12:02
    Shan man arrested for smuggling Myanmar migrants
    A Myanmar man was arrested in Lamphun late Monday night allegedly trying to smuggle nine Myanmar migrant workers to Lampang.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 26 Apr 2018 01:00
    WIPO praises products from Thailand’s North
    Celadon-glazed ceramics of Chiang Mai’s Doi Saket district as well as Yok Dok Brocade silk fabric and Nong Chan Keun’s Longan Community Bio-Bank in Lamphun, have been praised by the World Intellectual Property Organisation (WIPO) as high-potential “geographical indication products” that could make it big in global markets.
    national
  • Fri, 30 Mar 2018 01:00
    Two rulings favour political activists accused of lese majeste
    COUNTRY SINGER and political activist Thanat Thanawatcharanon, known by his stage name “Tom Dundee”, has been acquitted of a lese majeste charge for a public speech he made in Lamphun province in 2011.
    politics
  • Thu, 22 Mar 2018 17:00
    Tip-off leads to capture of two men injecting opium intravenously
    Soldiers and police arrested two Karen men who were caught injecting opium in a shack at a longan plantation in Lamphun’s Pasang district on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 17 Mar 2018 20:59
    Prayad pips young rival to PGA season-opener
    Veteran Prayad Marksaeng completed a start-to-finish victory to pip young rival Thanyakorn Krongpha to the Bt2 million Singha SAT Lamphun championship at the Gassan Legacy Golf Club in Lamphun on Saturday.
    sports
  • Mon, 05 Mar 2018 11:30
    Hi-tech pilot projects to create seven ‘smart cities’
    Universities will use artificial intelligence and other forms of high technology to turn the urban centres of Nonthaburi, Phuket, Yala, Udon Thani, Roi Et, Lamphun and Hat Yai into “smart cities”.
    Breaking News
  • Sun, 25 Feb 2018 14:40
    Family of ‘meth addicts’ busted for dealing in Lamphun
    A father and his daughter have been arrested at their home in Lamphun province for allegedly selling illegal drugs. Soldiers, police and administrative officials raided the house of Sao Jitta, 58, and his daughter, Nittaya Jitta, 38, in Lamphun’s Ban Hong district at 6.30pm on Saturday.
    Breaking News
  • Search More