Smuggled meth pills in Bueng Kan found contaminated with pesticide

Khai Si, in Bueng Kan
Khai Si in Mueang Bueng Kan District. Photo: ภาณุวัฒน์ อ่อนคำตัน.

Life-threatening pesticide contamination was found in methamphetamine pills seized on the bank of the Mekong River in Bueng Kan province, a senior border patrol official [Read More…]

Thailand’s most mysterious attraction: Hin Sam Wan, whale-shaped rocks in Bueng Kan

Hin Sam Wan, the so-called Three Whale Rock in Bueng Kan
Hin Sam Wan, the so-called Three Whale Rock in Bueng Kan. Photo: b_theeraphan / Youtube.

Bueng Kan province, located in the northwest of Thailand, about 750 kilometers from Bangkok, and separated from Laos by the Mekong River, is home to [Read More…]

Naga Cave in Bueng Kan closed indefinitely after being defaced by visitors

Nong Doen, Bung Khla District in Bueng Kan province
Nong Doen, Bung Khla District in Bueng Kan province. Photo: ::::=UT=:::: CC BY-SA 3.0.

The environment minister has ordered the indefinite closure of Phu Langka national park and the recently discovered Naga Cave, which features rock formations like giant [Read More…]