• Sun, 20 Jan 2019 12:30
    The night they raided the ‘56’
    A Bangkok pub is likely to be closed after a Sunday morning raid found it unlicensed, open too late and with patrons stocked up and loaded up with illegal drugs.
    national
  • Thu, 17 Jan 2019 13:58
    Buri Ram man caught using taxi to allegedly deliver drugs in Korat
    A teenager was arrested early on Thursday after he was allegedly found with meth pills, marijuana and a gun in a taxi at a checkpoint in Nakhon Ratchasima's Chokchai district.
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  • Thu, 10 Jan 2019 19:30
    YouTube star arrested in drugs bust
    Supatra “Baitoey" Buakaew, 21 – who became an internet sensation in Thailand doing her “snake dance” to the song “Burn it Down” by Ahzee and Faydee in a Bangkok club in 2017 – has been arrested along with her 39-year-old alleged drug-dealer boyfriend Pornchai Khumkrong, the Metropolitan Police Bureau said on Thursday.
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  • Wed, 09 Jan 2019 15:06
    Bangkok couple arrested in drugs bust
    Bangkok police have arrested a couple and seized 172,000 methamphetamine pills, 60 grammes of crystal meth, 37 ecstasy pills and 0.5 grammes of ketamine.
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  • Thu, 03 Jan 2019 19:30
    From seizure to destruction
    Office of Narcotics Control Board secretary-general Niyom Termsrisuk walks reporters through the measures taken with illegal drugs confiscated by police, during a demonstration at the agency’s Narcotics Analysis and Technical Service Institute in Bangkok on Thursday.
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  • Tue, 01 Jan 2019 05:00
    Public urged to monitor legalisation of cannabis
    Activists warn drugs will become too expensive if big pharma not stopped now.
    national
  • Tue, 25 Dec 2018 01:00
    Labour minister visits Israeli farming cooperative to check on Thai workers
    LABOUR MINISTER Pol General Adul Sangsingkeo last week visited Moshav, a cooperative farming community in Israel, and threatened to send back Thai workers found to be dependent on alcohol and drugs. He also urged Thais in the town, which is near the Gaza Strip, to be cautious as the area is conflict-ridden.
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  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 19:30
    Hidden ‘drugs’ tunnel worthy of a Hollywood thriller
    LIKE A scene from a film, an underground passage was discovered at an alleged drug kingpin’s house in the border province of Tak during a 6am raid on Thursday… but the man himself was nowhere to be seen. It recalled the WWII classic “The Great Escape”, in which prisoners built an underground tunnel to flee their PoW camp.
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  • Wed, 19 Dec 2018 01:00
    Doctor alarmed as addict father plies son, 6, with meth
    THE DRUGS PROBLEM in Khon Kaen province has escalated to the point where a six-year-old boy recently needed psychiatric care at a local hospital after being allegedly fed with methamphetamine pills diluted in water for a drugs run by his addict father.
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  • Sun, 16 Dec 2018 18:30
    Govt wants drug addicts rounded up for treatment
    The Public Health Ministry has instructed provincial health offices to screen people caught using illegal drugs for possible addiction and to send the addicts for treatment.
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  • Thu, 13 Dec 2018 21:07
    Four arrested with guns and drugs in Phuket
    Phuket officers have arrested four suspects and seized two illegal guns, 26 bullets, 319 methamphetamine pills and 500g of marijuana in Chalong.
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  • Mon, 10 Dec 2018 01:00
    A stoned head of state at war with drugs
    Referring to his tight schedule at the recent Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation  Summit in Papua New Guinea, Philippines President Rodrigo Duterte said, “I use marijuana to stay awake.” 
    opinion
  • Thu, 06 Dec 2018 20:30
    Man arrested with drugs at Phuket checkpoint
    A man has been arrested at the main Phuket checkpoint with 60,000 methamphetamine pills and 1kg of crystal meth at the Tha Chat Chai checkpoint on the top of the island.
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  • Wed, 05 Dec 2018 20:00
    Prawit orders clampdown as drugs worth Bt4.5 bn seized
    A MONTH of huge drug hauls worth more than Bt4.5 billion in total has triggered alarm at the extent of narcotics-trafficking in Thailand and brought renewed efforts by authorities to curb the problem.
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  • Tue, 04 Dec 2018 20:30
    Eight Phuket monks defrocked after testing positive for drugs
    Eight monks from three temples in Phuket have been defrocked after posting positive drug-test results.
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