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Violent brawl between husband and wife breaks out in Cambodia
  • Wed, 23 May 2018 03:23

Police are investigating a bizarre incident where a tourist was attacked by a 'jealous' husband after catching his wife walking with him after...

Seven arrested in Thailand pro-democracy protest four years after military coup
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 23:17

A passionate pro-democracy protest in Bangkok ended with the arrest of seven activists railing against four years of military dictatorship Thai police...

Second Cambodian man arrested for insulting king on Facebook
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 19:16

Bangkok – Cambodian police have arrested a 70-year-old barber for allegedly insulting the king, the second such case since a controversial lese maje...

Cambodia’s Ministry of Interior Threatens to Seize Assets of Opposition Officials Urging Boycott
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 17:14

Cambodia’s Ministry of Interior has threatened to seize the assets of officials from the country’s now-dissolved opposition Cambodia National Resc...

Why China remains unaffected by Vietnam’s blossoming manufacturing industry
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 15:18

With more and more manufacturing companies setting up shop in Vietnam, many see the nation as a natural competitor to China. But with both countries s...

New Khmer-language magazine capturing Cambodia’s youth culture
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 13:12

Phnom Penh’s newest magazine, Wapatoa, is winning over the youth of Cambodia, pulling eyes away from Facebook feeds through engaging content in the ...

Cambodia lashes out at US sanctions plan
  • Tue, 22 May 2018 01:22

A possible move by the US to sanction Cambodian officials found to have undermined democracy has prompted an angry response from Phnom Penh. The Cambo...

Southeast Asia’s race to combat growing cancer crisis
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 15:33

Cancer claimed an estimated 1.2 million lives in Southeast Asia in 2012, making it the region’s number one killer. And rates are predicted to skyroc...

Facebook's autocrat problem
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 13:19

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen at the opening of the eponymous Hun Sen Boulevard in Phnom Penh in 2017. Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen is one of t...

Can Malaysia's wind of change reach Cambodia?
  • Mon, 21 May 2018 07:32

After 60 years, Malaysia got its first change of leadership when voters at the weekend booted out the ruling Barisan Nasional party and premier Najib ...

Oregon Missionary Found Guilty of Sexually Abusing Six Cambodian Children at Orphanage
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 19:21

A Coos Bay, Oregon man, who was a Christian missionary running an orphanage in Phnom Penh, Cambodia, was found guilty by a federal jury of six counts ...

5 killed in Cambodia lightning strike
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 15:14

Phnom Penh – Five people, including a four-year-old child, were killed instantly in a lightning strike in southwestern Cambodia, officials said on F...

Minor Opposition Parties Speak Out Against Calls for Election Boycott
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 11:23

Several minor opposition parties who have registered to stand in the upcoming national election have expressed concern over calls from the country’s...

Taste of tradition: The Vietnamese bar serving pho-infused cocktails
  • Sun, 20 May 2018 07:27

In Hanoi’s trendiest bar, Pham Tien Tiep’s creative concoctions combine modern mixology with the savoury tastes of pho, fish sauce and Vietnamese ...

Cambodia: Toxic substance from mine responsible for poisoning of hundreds
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 23:18

Gold mine found to be seeping toxic substances into the drinking water of villagers in Cambodia. Source: Tsepova Ekaterina/Shutterstock THE mystery of...

New owner says will sustain legacy of Cambodian newspaper
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 19:17

The new owner of Cambodia's Phnom Penh Post newspaper said on Friday he had saved the English-language daily from closure and rejected fears the s...

Injustice continues: Cambodian court extends detention of two journalists (Opinion)
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 15:35

The Asian Forum for Human Rights and Development (Forum-Asia) has condemned the continued detention, which has now exceeded six months, of two former ...

Cambodia court extends detention of radio journalists
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 11:15

Phnom Penh — A Cambodian court on Friday extended the pre-trial detention of two Radio Free Asia journalists who have been in prison for six months ...

Feature: Cambodia's Lower Sesan II hydropower project brings better life for resettled villagers
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 09:27

Driving along National Road No. 78 here in Sesan district of Stung Treng Province in northern Cambodia, one will see orderly rows of new houses in the...

Revealing the Rainbow report sheds light on LGBTIQ rights in Southeast Asia
  • Sat, 19 May 2018 07:21

A recently published report that aims to highlight the human rights situation of Southeast Asia’s LGBTIQ communities and the people working to defen...

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