• Fri, 11 Jan 2019 01:00
    PPP to pledge privatising ALRO farmlands in campaign
    PRIVATISATION OF agricultural public lands held under the Agricultural Land Reform Office (ALRO) is being advanced as an election promise by Phalang Pracharat party, despite objections from the Prime Minister and land rights activists.
    national
  • Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:00
    Report: Forest governance needed to ensure good cuts of greenhouse gases and healthy forests, says experts
    SOMSAK SAE-LAO, an assistant village chief in the small Nan community of Pang Kob, still has no idea whether his villagers could be subject to any benefits for helping protect surrounding forest under a global scheme known as REDD+, if implemented here.
    national
  • Thu, 29 Nov 2018 01:00
    New forestland resolution ‘old wine in new bottle’
    Activists say move to tackle encroachment ‘retains flaws of previous mitigation measures’
    national
  • Wed, 05 Sep 2018 15:19
    DSI looks for evidence of 2016 activist disappearance
    A Department of Special Investigation-led team has combed Nong Rai Kai graveyard and a nearby area of the Thung Kamang Wildlife Sanctuary in Chaiyaphum to find evidence on the reported death of Khok Yao land rights activist Den Khamlae, who disappeared in mid-April 2016, while officials admitted evidence might be hard to find.
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  • Sat, 07 Jul 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: Bangkloi Karen start afresh after sacrificing their land for conservation
    Allocated plots in Bangkloi are being demarcated to help secure their land use rights.
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  • Sun, 24 Jun 2018 01:00
    SPECIAL REPORT: A painful judgement on land rights
    THE TOP COURT’S RECENT VERDICT IN THE CASE OF KAREN FOREST DWELLERS HAS LEFT THEM WITHOUT THEIR TRADITIONAL LAND
    national
  • Thu, 14 Jun 2018 11:36
    Authorities inspect under-construction hotels in Koh Phi Phi
    The Army, police and administrative officials on Thursday inspected several under-construction hotels on Koh Phi Phi in Krabi province amid allegations that they lacked land rights documents, permission to build, or were encroaching on a national park.
    national
  • Fri, 11 May 2018 01:00
    P-Move optimistic after Government House talks
    LAND RIGHTS protesters said yesterday that they are satisfied with the government’s measures to solve their problems, as the Cabinet had heeded their demands and ordered related ministries to push mitigation measures.
    national
  • Wed, 09 May 2018 01:00
    Protesters ‘staying’ till problems solved
    LAND RIGHTS demonstrators said they were satisfied by feedback from yesterday’s Cabinet meeting, but have decided to extend their protest in Bangkok to make sure their problems are fully resolved.
    national
  • Tue, 08 May 2018 01:00
    P-Move activists plead for food and shelter
    LAND RIGHTS protesters yesterday asked the authorities to provide material support, since many have become sick and are now facing food and water shortages after living outdoors on the streets of Bangkok for six days and nights.
    national
  • Sat, 05 May 2018 12:46
    Land rights activists plan to meet PM
    LAND RIGHTS protesters vowed to continue demonstrations in Bangkok until they could meet with the prime minister, despite the Army’s concerns of intervention by a third party.
    national
  • Fri, 04 May 2018 01:00
    Land rights protesters dig in their heels
    Police ‘keep close watch’ on P-Move as talks continue to resolve their issues.
    national
  • Sat, 06 Jan 2018 18:50
    Blessing ceremony for freed land-rights activist
    Supap Khamlae, the wife of missing land rights activist Den Khamlae, has been released from the prison after complete a six-month term over a forest-encroachment case.
    national
  • Mon, 25 Sep 2017 18:00
    Protesters demand land-rights policy review
    Land rights activists gathered in protest outside Government House on Monday, demanding a solution to land conflicts that have arisen as a result of government policies.
    national
  • Thu, 03 Aug 2017 14:32
    Resort bulldozed after land rights revoked
    Some 100 troops, forestry officials, police and Interior Ministry officials used bulldozers to demolish the remaining resort buildings at a beach in Trang’s Sikao district on Thursday morning.
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