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  1. CNRP youth activist posts suicide attemptRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Pnompenh Post

    ... family issues because of her political activities, and expressed anger about societal "discrimination" faced by Cambodia National Rescue Party youth personalities. She claimed to have not been able to find a job as a cashier or a waitress "because I ...

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  2. Students to protest Australia refugee dealRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Pnompenh Post

    Students, activist monks and land rights demonstrators will hold a march in Phnom Penh on Friday in protest of a controversial refugee resettlement agreement between Australia and Cambodia. The groups will discuss with City Hall today their aim to march with 1,000 people to multiple embassies and political parties, ending with the Australian Embassy.

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  3. Need a good scare? Go hereRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Seattle Post-Intelligencer

    ... Cemetery and the Hanging Tree. -Joe Yogerst Read more: Beautiful Fall Travel Photos Tuol Sleng Genocide Museum, Cambodia Cabinets full of bones and a wooden waterboard are among the gruesome exhibits at former Security Prison 21 in Phnom Penh. The ...

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  4. What to make of Indonesia's Indo-Pacific TreatyRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Straits Times

    ... recalls the instrumental role that Jakarta played as Asean's interlocutor with Vietnam during the conflict with Cambodia in the 1980s, and as facilitator and mediator for peace between the Philippine government and the Moro National Liberation Front ...

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  5. Poll Shows Fighting Corruption Drives Support for Education Reform in CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PressReleasePoint

    Earlier this week, Cambodia's Ministry of Education Youth and Sports held a second high school exam to provide a second chance for the over 70 percent of 93,000 high school students who failed to pass the first annual national high school exam, held in early August. The passing rate in the first exam - down a staggering 25.7 percent from last year's passing rate of nearly 87 percent - is one of the first tangible results of the Ministry's recent education reform efforts.

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  6. Trial set for Vancouver child rape suspect found in CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Columbian

    A Vancouver man accused of fleeing to Cambodia to avoid prosecution of child rape charges in Clark County is scheduled to be tried on the charges Jan. 12. Ian Andrew Heller, 25, pleaded not guilty in Clark County Superior Court Wednesday to a new charge of bail jumping, related to his trip to Cambodia. Judge Gregory Gonzales denied a request by Heller's attorney, Bob Vukanovich, to reduce Heller's bail amount, which is $500,000.

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  7. Eagle County resident Yesmeen Scamahorn prepares for six months of volunteeringRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Vail Daily News

    ... make much sense. "It hit me like I was struck by lightning," said Scamahorn. "I knew I needed to start in Vietnam, Cambodia and India, and the rest would become clear. I tried to ignore it, which just made it worse. Something specific told me to do ...

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  8. Fortified Rice Can Improve Schoolchildren's Health In Cambodia, New Study ShowsRead the original story

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PressReleasePoint

    A recent study by the United Nations World Food Programme , PATH and the Institut de Recherche pour le DA veloppement has shown that children in Cambodia are less prone to fever and diarrhoea and score higher on cognitive tests after six months of regularly eating fortified rice. The results of the largest impact study of fortified rice conducted globally to date were presented to experts and policy makers at a conference in Phnom Penh on 9 October.

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  9. Day in pictures: 15 OctoberRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | BBC News

    ... squares - in addition to parks in the UK capital - if a report by the city's health commission is implemented. Cambodia is preparing for Thursday's resumption of the second trial of two former Khmer Rouge leaders at a UN-backed court in Phnom Penh ...

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  10. Apsara International Air launches in CambodiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Anna.aero

    ... most websites to help personalise your web experience. Apsara International Air has launched domestic services in Cambodia with an A320 that used to be operated by Skywings Asia Airlines. The new airline's IATA code is IP which used to be used by ...

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  11. Myanmar Airways International add new link to JapanRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | Anna.aero

    ... re route will be operated by the airline's A319s and faces no competition. Return flights operate via Phnom Penh in Cambodia.

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  12. See Asia Differently Launches Tours in Burma, Vietnam, Laos, Cambodia and IndochinaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | PR Log

    PRLog - Oct. 15, 2014 - SIEM REAP, Cambodia -- The See Asia Differently travel company is now providing brand new 14-night group tours in Burma, Cambodia, Vietnam, Laos and Indochina. Guests will have a variety of experiences in one trip by seeing a mix of vibrant cities, rural areas and World Heritage sites.

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  13. Record Bust in Cambodia Signals Thai Dollar Counterfeiting BoomRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

    Brigadier General Sar Theth is the police chief of Battambang, a languid riverside town in western Cambodia. You could also call him the seven million dollar man.

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  14. Geraldine Cox Named Executive of the Year in Nonprofit ManagementRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | 24-7 Press Release

    Geraldine Cox, Country Director and President of Sunrise Children's Villages in Cambodia, has been named a Worldwide Branding Executive of the Year in nonprofit management. While inclusion in Worldwide Branding is an honor, only a small selection of members in each discipline are chosen for this distinction.

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  15. Cambodian trip 'life-changing' for Bega students | PhotosRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Bega District News

    A RECENT trip to Cambodia and Vietnam has been described as "amazing, life-changing and inspirational" by a group of the attending Bega High School students. A RECENT trip to Cambodia and Vietnam has been described as "amazing, life-changing and inspirational" by a group of the attending Bega High School students.

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  16. Cambodian journalist shot deadRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Inside Pcij

    Cambodian journalist Taing Try was shot dead yesterday while investigating illegal logging in the southern province of Kratie with five other journalists. Three suspects have been arrested.

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  17. Wonderful - Words' and Turgid Talk-BacksRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Wall Street Journal

    ... entanglement of twisted knots. When the troupe takes this charmer on tour-to such far-flung spots as Phnom Penh, Cambodia; Lewisburg, Pa.; and Aberdeen, Scotland-the company will be split in two and "Words" will be differently arranged to suit a ...

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  18. Koh Kong to host Sea FestivalRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Pnompenh Post

    Blue Sea and Green City will be the main theme of this year's three-day Sea Festival, to be held from December 12 in the coastal town of Koh Kong, bordering Thailand. First launched three years ago in the port city of Sihanoukville to mark Cambodia's membership of the elite 1,000 Most Beautiful Bays in the World Club, the festival has attained the cultural significance that is traditionally attached to other special annual celebratory events in the national calendar.

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  19. CNRP councillors call for ex-governor probeRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Pnompenh Post

    Two Pailin provincial councillors are calling for a corruption probe of former governor and current council president Y Chhien, accusing him of using $400,000 "not transparently", and possibly pocketing revenue from sales of natural resources. Cambodia National Rescue Party council members Ven Ra and Sou Dina yesterday said they will file a request for an investigation by Cambodia's Anti-Corruption Unit into the 18 years Chhien - who worked as a chief bodyguard for Pol Pot - served as Pailin's governor.

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  20. Beg your pardon?: Fake monks rounded up and deportedRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 14 | Pnompenh Post

    Four "fake" Cambodian monks who crossed into Thailand to seek alms as a moneymaking ploy were arrested and deported by authorities there on Monday, according to police. The group were kicked back over the border by Thai soldiers and "educated" at Banteay Meanchey police station before being repatriated to their home province of Kampot, according to Banteay Meanchey deputy police chief Dy Socheat.

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