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Chiang Mai air most polluted

Chiang Mai air most polluted

The PM2.5 levels were found to be high and hazardous to health in nine northern provinces on Saturday, with Chiang Mai the hardest hit, Pollution Control Department director-general Pralong Damrongthai said on Sunday.

24 Mar 2019 at 14:07

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  • Haze forces flights to turn back

    Heavy haze forced at least three flights due to land at Chiang Mai airport to turn back yesterday as the province was ranked worst in the US Air Quality Index (AQI) at...

    24 Mar 2019 at 07:30

  • King's message: Support good people to govern

    His Majesty the King refers to King Bhumibol Adulyadej's message on supporting good people to govern so that they can prevent bad people from creating trouble.

    23 Mar 2019 at 23:30

  • EC warns against ballot selfies and betting

    Advice from the EC: Don’t take selfies with ballots, don’t bet on the election outcome ... and don’t believe the rumours about ‘vanishing ink’ pens.

    23 Mar 2019 at 18:07

  • Boeing tragedies expose cosy ties with regulator

    Boeing 737 Max crashes shine harsh spotlight on cosy relationship between aircraft manufacturer and US regulators who trust it to vet its own planes.

    23 Mar 2019 at 16:48

  • Vietnam targets cash-for-karma monks

    HANOI: Vietnamese authorities have ordered monks at a popular Buddhist pagoda to stop “soul summoning” and “bad karma eviction” ceremonies after an investigation...

    23 Mar 2019 at 14:44

  • Rappers return with rant against Senate 'bootlickers'

    The political rappers who shook the country late last year are back on the eve of the election with a “tribute” to the unelected Senate, called 250 Bootlickers

    23 Mar 2019 at 14:35

  • 14 hurt in multiple crashes after chicken fat spill

    RATCHABURI: Fourteen people were hurt when chicken fat spilled on an overpass over an intersection in Muang district, causing multiple crashes involving 21 vehicles on...

    23 Mar 2019 at 14:24

  • At least 10 drown after van-trailer crash

    KANCHANABURI: At least 10 people, mostly migrant workers, drowned after a 10-wheel trailer truck and a passenger van plunged into a canal following a crash in Tha Muang...

    23 Mar 2019 at 13:54

  • 'I would die for this country': Prayut

    Prime Minister Prayut Chan-o-cha stole the show on the last day of election campaign rallies when he appeared on the Palang Pracharath Party's rally stage.

    23 Mar 2019 at 08:00

  • Preparations made to tackle drought

    Authorities have made advance preparations even though this year's drought is expected to be manageable, according to the Office of the National Water Resources.

    23 Mar 2019 at 07:20