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Accused Sex Offenders Speak Out from Jail

siem reap - The two Australian men arrested here last week and charged with debauchery for allegedly having sex with young girls denied the...

Law Would Lift Some Home Search Restrictions

If Cambodia’s long-awaited domestic violence law passes, it would be the country’s first law to allow police to enter private homes without a warrant—a...

Gov’t Warns About Unapproved Diet Pills

Health officials warned recently that popular diet pills can lead to early deaths if taken without a doctor’s instructions. More than 70 percent of...

Ministry Urges Mothers to Breast-Feed Babies

The Ministry of Health on Monday attacked baby-food companies’ alleged strong-arm marketing tactics during a seminar held at the National Maternal and Child Center....

Squatter Families Given Land Near Airport

More than 164 squatter families will have to move from Boeng Salang lake, Tuol Kok district, to a plot of land near Poch­en­tong International...

Opposition Criticizes City Drainage Decision

The opposition criticized a mun­icipality decision to remove a sewage drainage system installed by the Sam Rainsy Party in Tuol Kok district, saying the...

Union: Perfect Geography Tests To Be Dropped

The teachers union says that all students who scored 100 percent on the geography portion of last week’s national examination will have their grades...

Verdict in Trafficking Case Delayed—Again

The verdict on a long-delayed Phnom Penh Municipal Court un­derage sex trafficking case has been put off until next week because the court has...

Woman’s Self-Immolation Leaves Questions

The publisher of a small weekly newspaper said his wife fatally set herself on fire to protest their eviction from a high school where...

Villagers Blame Rapid Erosion on Upstream Commerce

A few meters away from the Mekong River’s eroding current, heaps of scrap lumber, stubby concrete pilings and other remnants of hastily removed dwel­lings...

A healthy sense of urgency underscores the mission of the Apsara Arts Association

In some traditional Cambodian dance the hands tell a story. The music starts, the dancers appear, and as fingers arch impossibly back the story...

Workers Strike Over Rights

More than 400 garment workers protested outside the Min­istry of Commerce Thursday, claiming their factory was not pay­ing a minimum wage and was firing...

Rules of Romance Changing for City Women

Kath Sarom’s sister got married a few years ago, to a man picked out by her parents. At first, it was a happy marriage....

Governor Holds First-Ever Open Meeting

More than 500 people gathered at City Hall on Thursday for the first-ever open meeting of municipal officials and the people they serve. The...

Youth Drug Use in Hotels Raises Concerns

Police expressed concern Tues­day that drug use among Cambodia’s youth is increasingly taking place in the relative obscurity of guest houses and hotels. Many...

Ministry Urges TV Stations to Ban Smoking Ads

The Ministry of Health has added its voice to government agencies urging television stations to ban smoking advertisements during prime-time viewing hours. The ministry...

Uganda Signs Free-Trade Pact

Cambodia and Uganda, two of the world’s poorest nations, have signed a trade agreement they say could set an example for other developing nations....

Chea Sophara Files Lawsuit Against Paper

Phnom Penh Municipal Gov­ernor Chea Sophara has filed a lawsuit against the opposition Voice of Khmer Youth newspaper after it printed an unidentified source’s...

Royal University Journalism Class a Hot Ticket

Would-be journalists and public-relations workers are lining up to apply for the Royal University of Phnom Penh’s new media and communications course. “I think...

Battambang Teachers Threaten to Stage Strike Own

Days after Pailin teachers walked off their jobs, teachers in Battambang province are threatening to strike, Cambodian Independent Teachers’ As­soci­ation President Rong Chhun said...