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3 hrs ago | Religion News Service
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7 hrs ago | Bangkok Post
Cambodian fishermen catch fish in the Mekong River during the rainy season, near Phnom Penh, Cambodia Aug 17. More than 45 people have been killed by floods during the country's rainy season this year and more than 10,000 families across 12 provinces have been evacuated from their homes to escape rising floodwaters, according to the National ... (more)
9 hrs ago | American Reporter
It's been a good week for evil. It started with a phrase in a New York Times story this past Sunday that has stuck in my head.
In power since 1985, Hun Sen may be the only prime minister many Cambodians have ever known.
At the age of 18, Lim Visal* was chained to a post by his parents, who were anxious about his undiagnosed schizophrenia and too poor to refer him to a hospital.
Civil society representatives said they will petition parliament in the coming days to consider amending the constitution to limit prime ministers to two terms in office.
A prominent rights group on Monday wrote to Minister of Interior Sar Kheng, calling on him to remind ministries and local authorities that demonstrators do not require their permission to hold public gatherings.
Cambodia's tourism industry, which for years has seen double-digit growth, is now showing signs of slowing down as Thai visitors to the kingdom decline, according to the latest government data.
An undercover officer investigating drug trafficking in Kampong Cham's Chamkar Leu district was brutally killed by the alleged targets of his investigation after his true identity came to light, police said yesterday.
A union leader was detained briefly by police in Svay Rieng province yesterday while peacefully monitoring a garment worker strike.
The death roll from flooding reached 35 yesterday, even as the Mekong's waters in Cambodia gradually receded, National Committee for Disaster Management president Nhim Vanda said.
It's one of those questions parents avoid if they can, but my seven-year-old son has been reading over my shoulder as I study a book for our trip to Cambodia.
ANZ has ruled out helping hundreds of poor Cambodian families forcibly evicted from their land to make way for sugar-cane plantations that involved child labour and led to food shortages.
Cambodia is working with UNESCO to form an International Coordinating Committee for the Safeguarding and Development of the Historic Site of Preah Vihear , Deputy Prime Minister and Cabinet Minister Sok An said Tuesday.
K.T. Medina's debut novel, a murder mystery that uncovers the exploitation and betrayal in the ravaged minefields of rural Cambodia, is a riveting read.
1883 - The volcano Krakatoa erupts on the island Krakatau, near Indonesia, creating tsunami waves that killed more than 36,000 people.
Updated: Thu Aug 21, 2014 11:25 am
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