Published: Sep 20, 2021
The remote Faroe Islands has promised to review its four-century-old tradition of hunting dolphins, following global outrage over last weekends hunt in which nearly 1,500 of the sea mammals were slaughtered by locals.
Published: May 23, 2019
LOCAL GROUPS, mostly farmers, are voicing strong opposition to the construction of a sugar factory and connected bagasse-fuelled power plant in the heart of Thung Kula Rong Hai – an area in the Northeast known for its jasmine rice.
Published: May 27, 2018
The previously picture-perfect Haad Ngu beachfront on Koh Sichang in Chon Biri province has been tarnished by the sight of a large amount of garbage thrown around carelessly, prompting locals to call on officials to clean it up once and for all, a source on the island said on Sunday morning.
Published: May 14, 2018
As an official deadline was imposed on their ongoing protest against potash exploration in Sakon Nakhon, local demonstrators publicly criticised the authorities for abandoning human-rights protection and working solely in favour of a Chinese mining company.