Cambodia


Cambodian PM threatens poll protesters with war

2017-05-11 05:15

Cambodia's strongman premier Hun Sen has warned that he will not hesitate to quash protests with military might if they turn violent.

Cambodian actress banned from making movies for being 'too sexy'

2017-04-30 12:02

A Cambodian actress has been banned from making any new movies for a year because the country’s cultural bosses say she is “too sexy”.

Wild elephants rescued from muddy bomb crater in Cambodia

2017-03-25 17:00

Eleven wild elephants, including a calf, have been rescued from a mud-filled bomb crater in Cambodia after being in the swampy waters for four days.

Cambodia PM empowers court to dissolve rival parties

2017-02-20 19:24

Cambodia's Parliament has passed a law giving judges sweeping powers to dissolve political parties, a move seen as a brazen attempt by premier Hun Sen to checkmate his opponents ahead of polls.

Cambodia seizes huge haul of ivory and animal parts

2016-12-22 21:05

Cambodian officials have seized 1.5 tons of illegal ivory and animal parts hidden in a timber shipment from Mozambique destined for China.

Cambodia's 1st post-Khmer Rouge premier dies at 80

2016-10-30 15:00

Cambodia'a former Prime Minister Pen Sovann, who was installed and then imprisoned by Vietnamese after they defeated the brutal Khmer Rouge regime, has died

Thousands in funeral march for slain Cambodia activist

2016-07-24 11:29

Tens of thousands of Cambodians Sunday joined the funeral procession of a prominent government critic whose murder in broad daylight raised suspicions of a hit job.

Cambodia PM now Lord

2016-05-12 18:11

For years, some Cambodian media have referred to the country's leader simply as Prime Minister Hun Sen, but authorities are now warning that has to stop.

59 hurt when packed Cambodian garment worker truck tips over

2016-04-27 12:33

An overloaded truck carrying Cambodian garment workers has swerved and tipped over after a tire exploded, leaving 59 passengers injured including several in critical condition.

Cambodian Royal Turtle nearly extinct - less than 10 in wild

2016-04-25 18:54

Cambodia's Royal Turtle is nearly extinct, with fewer than 10 left in the wild, because increased sand dredging and illegal clearance of flooded forest have shrunk its habitat, a conservationist group warns.

 

Cambodian UN peacekeeper killed in Central African Republic

2017-05-09 13:23

Attackers in Central African Reoublic have ambushed a convoy of the UN peacekeepers from Cambodia and Morocc, killings one Cambodian soldier and wounding six other peacekeepers, Cambodian officials say.

Cambodia bans export of breast milk by US company

2017-03-28 20:25

Cambodia has permanently banned the export of human breast milk by a company headed by a former Mormon missionary that pioneered the business.

Lake trip tragedy as seven Cambodian girls drown

2017-02-28 14:38

Seven Cambodian girls, aged between six and 13-years-old, drowned when their small wooden boat capsized in a lake in the seaside town of Sihanoukville, police said.

PICS: Angelina Jolie and kids in Cambodia for premiere of new film

2017-02-19 11:00

Angelina Jolie says she hopes her new film about Cambodia will help educate the world about the brutality of the Khmer Rouge regime.

Cambodia upholds drug sentences for 3 foreigners

2016-12-06 18:44

An appeals court in Cambodia has upheld the prison terms of a French woman, an Australian woman and a Nigerian man for trying to smuggle heroin to Australia.

Cambodia seizes 600kg of ivory from Africa

2016-08-06 14:19

Cambodian customs have seized more than 600kg of illegal ivory in a container packed with maize that had languished unclaimed at a port for two years.

American gets 10 years for buying child sex in Cambodia

2016-06-14 09:04

Cambodia sentenced an American man to a decade in jail for sexually abusing girls as young as five, the latest effort to punish foreign paedophiles in the impoverished country.

Cambodian heatwave affects schoolchildren

2016-05-02 21:23

Cambodia's education ministry has shortened the school day by one hour to help schoolchildren cope with a heatwave.

Heatwave kills fish in Cambodian lake

2016-04-26 18:10

The natural phenomenon El Nino is blamed for low water levels and rising temperatures.

Seven dead after car plunges into Cambodian river

2016-04-04 12:14

Seven people including five children drowned in Cambodia when a car packed with passengers slipped off a ferry and plunged into a river.

Traffic Alerts
There are new stories on the homepage. Click here to see them.
 
English
Afrikaans
isiZulu

Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Settings

Location Settings

News24 allows you to edit the display of certain components based on a location. If you wish to personalise the page based on your preferences, please select a location for each component and click "Submit" in order for the changes to take affect.




Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.