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A woman gazes over the construction site of the controversial Lower Sesan II dam yesterday in Stung Treng province.

Dammed if they don’t
Villagers displaced by Sesan II press for assurances; others hold out

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Lower Sesan 2 resettlement program recipient Dam Pang on wanting to wait for infrastructure improvements before relocating from the planned reservoir zone

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Chhouk Bandith's victims see hope in Sok Bun arrest

Keo Nea, Bun Chenda and Nuth Sakhorn (left to right), enter the grounds of the National Assembly yesterday morning to urge the government to bring Chhouk Bandith to justice.

Three factory workers shot more than three years ago by a town governor who remains at large have come to Phnom Penh to ask Prime Minister Hun Sen to take action in their case, given the recent success of the premier’s call to arrest a property ty

Hope hung on ‘dialogue’

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Prime Minister Hun Sen yesterday poured cold water on the prospect of negotiating the release of 11 imprisoned opposition activists, hours after the Cambodia National Rescue Party’s deputy president visited the group and suggested the two parties

US gets heat for judicial criticism

CNRP activist Ouk Pich Samnang is escorted out of Phnom Penh Municipal Court last week by authorities after he and 10 others were convicted on insurrection charges.

Cambodia has slammed the United States for attempting to “destroy security and harmony” in the country after the US Embassy released a statement expressing concern over the jailing of 11 opposition party activists last Tuesday.

Cheap Eats Guide 2015

Fiscally responsible foodies, welcome once again to Post Weekend’s annual Cheap Eats guide, where we share some of our favourite sub-$5 dishes from across Phnom Penh.

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Floating away

Floating away

An ethnically Vietnamese community that has lived on the water in Phnom Penh for decades is given three weeks notice to cut their houses loose.

Provincial fried rat

Provincial fried rat; the new organic fad?

Cambodian exporters have found an unlikely selling point for their rodents - hygiene.

Chea Sim cremated

Chea Sim cremated

King sends off late Cambodian People's Party president

Kingdom is prime for first slaughterhouse

Riding the wave of rising demand for beef in Asia, Cambodia’s long-awaited slaughterhouse could not come soon enough, with an emerging middle class in Cambodia also hungry for more premium meat from Down Under.

Literary journal rewards talent in a still small field

The Nou Hatch Literary Journal awards night also included short story readings and a presentation by author Larry Chambers (pictured, on stage) on story structure.

A keen band of literary enthusiasts gathered at Java Café on Sunday night for an awards ceremony organised by the Nou Hach Literary Journal – the only publication of its kind in Cambodia.