Mon, 18 Feb 2019 12:24
Thai-Khmer border guards in standoff weekend
Cambodian and Thai border authorities faced off in a heated confrontation on Saturday afternoon, when the Thai side allegedly attempted to use a tractor to remove over 6ha of cassava planted by Cambodian farmers near the border.
Sat, 16 Feb 2019 01:00
A Khmer killer stalks the world
New in the expat crime-fiction library, an intriguing serial-murder mystery, but too much detail might result in death by suffocation
Mon, 04 Feb 2019 16:25
10 immigration officers transferred in connection with Khmer Muslims in Pattani
Ten immigration police officers have been transferred to inactive posts due to the presence of 11 young Cambodian Muslims who were caught reportedly practising military combat in an Islamic school in the southern province of Pattani.
Tue, 22 Jan 2019 01:00
The Siem Reap gallery preserving the Kingdom’s cultural treasures
For almost a decade, Theam’s House art gallery has promoted the beauty of Khmer art and handicrafts, lacquerware and silk to visitors from around the world.
Mon, 17 Dec 2018 01:00
The Cambodian designer making Barbie dolls in traditional costume
A Cambodian IT student has turned his back on the world of computers and set his sights on something far more unusual and creative – designing traditional Khmer outfits for Barbie dolls.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 15:06
Key moments in the trial of two senior Khmer Rouge leaders
Phnom Penh - Senior Khmer Rouge leaders Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan on Friday were sentenced to life in prison on charges of genocide, a landmark verdict since the UN-backed tribunal launched in 2006.
Fri, 16 Nov 2018 13:18
Khmer Rouge leaders found guilty of genocide in landmark ruling
Two top leaders of Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime were found guilty of genocide on Friday, in a landmark ruling almost 40 years after the fall of a brutal regime that presided over the deaths of a quarter of the population.
Thu, 15 Nov 2018 01:00
Quite the little salesman
A video clip of a Khmer boy showing off his linguistic talent while trying to sell souvenirs to a tourist in Cambodia is going viral on social media.
Sun, 11 Nov 2018 15:06
Young souvenir seller shows off linguistic skills
A video clip showing a Khmer boy showing off his linguistic talent while trying to sell souvenirs to a tourist in Cambodia is going viral on social media.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 16:01
Cambodia : Former S21 photographer to found political party
Former Khmer Rouge photographer at Tuol Sleng detention centre – also known as S21, Nhem En, is to form another political party after the first one failed.
Mon, 05 Nov 2018 11:56
Hidden history: Radar probes mass graves from Khmer Rouge era
A man walks gingerly over a small field in rural Cambodia, pushing a lawnmower-like contraption that deploys ground-penetrating radar to unearth clues of mass graves.
Thu, 25 Oct 2018 14:45
Cambodia: S-21 director Duch ‘hospitalised’
PHNOM PENH - Duch, the former director of the Khmer Rouge’s S-21 interrogation centre in Phnom Penh’s Tuol Sleng, has been taken to a hospital in the capital with respiratory problems, reports said on Wednesday.
Wed, 12 Sep 2018 14:06
First ever Muay Thai Expo to take place in Buriram
Buriram City, home of Khmer ruins, homemade silk, and Muay Thai will now be bringing you the first ever Muay Thai Expo scheduled from October 4-7 at the Chang International Circuit in Buriram City.
Sun, 26 Aug 2018 14:09
Japanese woman adds a twist to traditional dance
Hitomi Yamanaka's passion for Khmer culture is apparent as she sits down to a meal of local fare to discuss her study of traditional dance, dating back more than two decades.
Mon, 30 Jul 2018 01:00
Hun Sen: Shape-shifting strongman succeeds again
Cambodian leader Hun Sen has outlasted the murderous Khmer Rouge, sidelined the monarchy and crushed his opponents in a 33-year rule defined by patronage, political agility and repression.