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#Chiang Rai

# chiang-rai - Wednesday 25 July, 2018

Thai soccer boys' heads shaved for Buddhist ordination

Buddhist males in Thailand are traditionally expected to enter the monkhood at some point in their lives to show gratitude toward their parents.

# chiang-rai - Tuesday 10 July, 2018

All 12 boys and their coach rescued from flooded Thai cave

The remaining boys were rescued today.

# chiang-rai - Thursday 5 July, 2018

'Race against water' as rain threatens Thai boys in the cave

Water is being pumped out from the deluged cave round-the-clock.

# chiang-rai - Tuesday 3 July, 2018

Medics reach Thai football team trapped in cave

Heavy rain is forecast for northern Thailand, which could mean the boys will need to be evacuated within the next week.

# chiang-rai - Monday 2 July, 2018

'You're very strong': Thai football team lost for nine days in a cave have been found

The boys and their coach entered the cave on 23 June.

# chiang-rai - Saturday 30 June, 2018

Divers come within three kilometres of where missing football team is thought to be trapped

The desperate, round-the-clock search for the team has been beset by torrential downpours.