• Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    No charge for Decha over marijuana possession
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has decided not to press any charges against prominent traditional medicine practitioner, Decha Siriphat, after last week’s raid on his foundation, the seizure of his stock of marijuana-based medicines and the arrest of his aide.
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  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 01:00
    Authorities defend raid on foundation accused of producing marijuana medicines
    THE OFFICE OF Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) yesterday defended the police action against noted agriculturalist Decha Siriphat and his colleague for allegedly illegally possessing marijuana, saying they would have faced negligence of duty charges if they failed to take legal action.
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  • Thu, 04 Apr 2019 08:20
    Cannabis still illegal, drugs boss warns
    Possession and distribution of cannabis oil without permission is illegal and people must beware of online invitations to join "lucrative" opportunities, Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) chief Niyom Termsrisuk said on Thursday.
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  • Mon, 25 Feb 2019 01:00
    You want medical pot? Don’t grow your own
    WITH MARIJUANA now legalised for medical use, the Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has warned people seeking relief against growing it themselves.
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  • Thu, 21 Feb 2019 01:00
    Drugs busters employ fresh technology to kill new ‘highs’
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has been training personnel in drug analysis to handle new illicit substances, following a Chinese analysis lab’s recent discovery of 230 new psychoactive substances.
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  • Wed, 30 Jan 2019 01:00
    ONCB intercepts 300m meth pills in three-month Golden Triangle operation
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) yesterday announced that it had managed to prevent 300 million methamphetamine pills from flowing into the country in the final quarter of last year.
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  • Tue, 29 Jan 2019 16:30
    ONCB intercepts 300m meth pills in three-month operation with neighbours
    The Office of Narcotics Control Board on Tuesday announced that it had managed to prevent some 300 million methamphetamine pills from flowing into the country during its operations in the final quarter of last year.
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  • Sun, 20 Jan 2019 17:15
    Two arrested in crackdown on transnational drug ring
    A Canadian man and his Thai male accomplice have been arrested in a joint operation to crack down on a transnational drug trafficking ring that tried to smuggle heroin hidden in automobile shock absorbers into Australia, Niyom Termsrisuk secretary-general of the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB), told a press conference in Bangkok on Sunday.
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  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 01:00
    Warning issued over ‘virginity-loss’ pills
    THE OFFICE of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) has issued an alert about so-called “virginity-loss” pills.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
    Ministry wants marijuana legalised by next month
    THE PUBLIC Health Ministry is working to make the medical use of marijuana legal by next month.
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  • Thu, 01 Nov 2018 01:00
    No province is free from drugs: Prajin
    Prevention of smuggling key to solving problem, says ONCB chief.
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  • Wed, 31 Oct 2018 01:00
    New technology ‘will efficiently keep tabs on marijuana in the country’
    THE LATEST technology will efficiently control cannabis once it is reclassified as a legal item for research and other applications, an adviser to the Office of Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) told a key forum yesterday.
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  • Fri, 26 Oct 2018 13:18
    Officials launch major nationwide anti-drug operation
    The Office of the Narcotics Control Board (ONCB) launched an operation on Friday to search 79 target locations across the country for drug suspects in a major push against drug trafficking.
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  • Tue, 25 Sep 2018 01:00
    Use of Article 44 urged to push marijuana bill
    Medical experts ready to move forward.
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  • Wed, 08 Aug 2018 19:35
    Police arrest 261 on drugs charges after six-year operation
    THAI AUTHORITIES have arrested 261 transnational drug suspects, most of whom originated from West Africa and used their unsuspecting Thai wives as drug couriers, Narcotics Control Board of Thailand (ONCB) chief Sirinya Sitdhichai said on Wednesday.
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