• Mon, 10 Jun 2019 01:00
    ‘Cannabis Walk’ ends with hope for better access
    TWELVE ORGANISATIONS led by well known campaigner Decha Siriphat wrapped up their 270-kilometre “Cannabis Walk” in Suphan Buri yesterday, having brought attention to the benefits of medical marijuana.
  • Thu, 30 May 2019 18:39
    Police find motorbike used by escaped convict in Bangkok
    Police have found a motorcycle an inmate used in his escape from a Samut Songkram hospital in Bangkok’s Nong Kaem district which is about 22 kilometres from the crime scene.
  • Thu, 30 May 2019 01:00
    Running to eat, eating to run
    Last Sunday’s Kilorun Bangkok 2019 – the first-ever running festival centred on “food, fun, friends and family” – draw more than 1,500 participants signing up for the kilometre (KM) and kilogram (KG) categories.
  • Fri, 24 May 2019 18:30
    Korat park digging moat to hem in elephants
    Bt3.2 million has been allocated to dig a 10-kilometre moat on the edge of Thap Lan National Park in Nakhon Ratchasima to keep wild elephants from raiding adjacent croplands.
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  • Wed, 22 May 2019 01:00
    Advocates for marijuana start 270km walk
    DECHA SIRIPHAT, a well-known campaigner for medical marijuana, and his allies from over 10 organisations promoting sustainable health and agriculture practices began their 270-kilometre “Cannabis Walk” yesterday from a temple in Phichit, the Transborder News website reported.
  • Mon, 20 May 2019 16:30
    Balancing on the edge
    The Department of National Parks, Wildlife and Plant Conservation (DNP) recently shared a picture of a wild elephant trying to make way for traffic on the edge of the Highway No 2090’s 48th kilometre marker.
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  • Fri, 17 May 2019 01:00
    Your legs can help the world’s refugees
    The Office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) launched its new global campaign in Thailand this week, calling on people to cover the distance travelled by refugees each year.
  • Mon, 13 May 2019 19:00
    Phang Nga’s Surin Island closed until November
    Phang Nga’s Koh Surin National Park, 100 kilometres north of the Similans, will be closed for the wet season and open in November.
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  • Sun, 05 May 2019 11:51
    Crowds line Sunday procession route hours in advance
    Crowds of loyal citizens wearing yellow were again massing around the old precincts of Bangkok on Sunday morning, keen to have good views of His Majesty King Maha Vajiralongkorn’s seven-kilometre Royal Land Procession in the afternoon.
  • Sun, 28 Apr 2019 21:30
    Cycling enthusiasts enjoy sights of Ranong
    Hundreds of cycling enthusiasts joined the 38-kilometre bicycle ride, which aimed to promote tourism in Ranong's Muang district on Sunday.
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  • Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:54
    Officials fine-tune preparations as 200,000 expected to line royal motorcade route for coronation ceremony
    Some 200,000 people are expected to line the 7.15-kilometre-long stretch of road to welcome the royal motorcade during the coronation ceremony of His Majesty the King from May 4 to 6, Police Strategy Office commissioner Pol Lt-General Kraiboon Suadsong said on Tuesday.
  • Tue, 16 Apr 2019 19:00
    Hundreds of jellyfish wash up on Krabi beach
    Hundreds of jellyfish have washed up on a kilometre-long stretch of Laempong Beach in Krabi over the past week.
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  • Tue, 16 Apr 2019 17:01
    Dog pulled from ruff seas 220 kms off Thai coast to be adopted by rescuer
    An exhausted dog found paddling 220 kilometres (135 miles) off the Thai coast is set for a new lease on life after an oil rig worker who rescued him promised to adopt the plucky pooch.
  • Fri, 12 Apr 2019 01:00
    Nakhon Sawan sugar factory sours life for local residents
    For the past two years, I have lived in the Nakhon Sawan village of Ban Makluea, a few kilometres from a cane sugar factory that is destroying the lives of many local residents.
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  • Tue, 09 Apr 2019 16:30
    Body of missing Phetchaburi toddler found in irrigation canal
    The body of toddler Phakin Krualamhan, who had been missing in Phetchaburi’s Tha Yang district since April 1, was found on Tuesday morning floating in an irrigation canal 15 kilometres from his home.
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