Mon, 23 Apr 2018 17:42:38
Network to intensify protests against Doi Suthep project
A Chiang Mai network is preparing to step up its protests against the construction of court officials’ residences at the foot of the Doi Suthep mountain, after two senior figures from the judiciary apparently said they expected these residences to be in use for at least 10 years.
Mon, 23 Apr 2018 09:57:42
Elderly Japanese man still missing on Thailand’s highest mountain
Efforts continued on Monday to locate an 82-year-old Japanese tourist who went missing on Do Inthanon mountain in Chiang Mai two weeks ago.
Sun, 22 Apr 2018 15:57:17
Chiang Mai air polluted far above safe levels
The amount of small dust particles in Chiang Mai province has risen sharply after the 51-day ban on outdoor fires ended last Friday.
Sat, 21 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Doi Suthep panel to suggest moving of court residences
A JOINT PANEL of civil society groups and government representatives discussing a controversial construction project on Chiang Mai’s Doi Suthep Mountain will be asking the prime minister to find a new location for the court officials’ residences which are nearing completion, according to insiders familiar with the talks.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 11:25:00
Chiang Mai gets a little book of secrets – and in English too
The Tourism Authority of Thailand has just released its “Little Chiang Mai” guidebook in English, bringing together the city’s independent bookshops, secret restaurants and museums, as well as the province’s stunning bicycle and running routes in a set of five bona fide designer pocketbooks for readers to use or collect.
Fri, 20 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Want to see a natural herd, walking, eating, scratching and bathing?
As a follow-up to Diane Cornelius’s letter yesterday (“The human race has lost sight of what is natural”) I want to once again note that the Elephant Nature Park in Chiang Mai is one place where people can see elephants in a natural setting. No elephant tricks or riding.
Thu, 19 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Houses on the hill are already haunted
Chiang Mai court officials might not get to live in the homes built for them after all, but what a price we’re all paying
Wed, 18 Apr 2018 01:00:00
Earning while you fly
British Airways’ Executive Club members taking flights between the UK and Europe can collect up to 16,000 bonus points as part of the new Bonus Avios promotion.
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 09:27:24
‘Little Chiang mai’ guidebook launched in English
Tue, 17 Apr 2018 02:00:00
Chiang Mai clinic offers help to severely stressed parents of special needs kids
THE Mental Health Department has set up a clinic at Chiang Mai’s Rajanagarindra Institute of Child Development to provide mental-healthcare to parents who have children with special needs.
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 08:22:10
Thai veteran makes a leap in the dark
Chiang Mai - National marathoner Boonthung Srisung has given himself a moral-booster ahead of the Asian Games in August by winning the men’s 30-39 half-marathon at the CNX Chiang Mai Night Run.
Sun, 15 Apr 2018 01:00:00
SPECIAL REPORT: A complicated row over Doi Suthep
PROTESTERS SAY SPIRITUAL CONNECTION OF LOCALS WITH AREA TRUMPS OTHER FACTORS
Sat, 14 Apr 2018 09:09:47
Another successful edition of Chiang Mai Sixes
With the Chiang Mai Sixes at a close, the tournament was once again a wonderful success raising money for junior cricket in Thailand.
Fri, 13 Apr 2018 16:17:16
Visitors flock to North for its unique Songkran celebrations
Thais and foreigners are flocking in large numbers to many northern provinces, including Chiang Mai, Chiang Rai and Nan, to celebrate the Thai New Year holiday.
Thu, 12 Apr 2018 10:09:12
Drones join search for Japanese tourist missing in Chiang Mai
Officials stepped up their search for a Japanese tourist, 82, who went missing at noon on Monday on Doi Suthep in the Jom Thong district of Chiang Mai province.