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Kem Sokha in ‘safe place’ as police hunt for CNRP deputy leader

Heavily armed police wait in front of the CNRP headquarters in Phnom Penh during a search for acting opposition leader Kem Sokha yesterday.

A throng of opposition supporters remained at Cambodia National Rescue Party headquarters in Phnom Penh as night fell yesterday, after heavily armed police attempted unsuccessfully to arrest the party’s acting president, Kem Sokha, earlier in the day.

The studio drawing in world-class animators

Funan: The New People is based on the director’s mother’s experiences under the Khmer Rouge. Denis Do

Cambodia’s animation industry is only in its infancy, but with a local studio working on the country’s first big-budget, full-length animated feature, it’s hoped the Kingdom will soon be ‘bringing pictures to life’ for productions from all over the world.

Posing for ‘poverty porn’: The murky ethics of NGO fundraising ‘hero shots’

Sunrise Cambodia's recent ad campaign kicked off a firestorm of Twitter controversy.

The young girl in Sunrise Cambodia’s recent fundraising campaign has been labelled a “sex worker” in glossy typeface. Her face is smeared with dirt. She is accompanied by a “trafficked kid” and a “homeless teen” on the page.

Two killed, 70 injured in Svay Rieng crash

Garment workers receive medical attention yesterday in Svay Rieng province after the truck they were travelling in was involved in a traffic accident. National Police

Two people died while some 70 others sustained injuries when a truck carrying factory workers in Svay Rieng province collided with a motorbike and crashed into a ditch on Wednesday evening, authorities said yesterday.

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CNRP lawmakers beaten

Two opposition lawmakers, Nhay Chamroeun and Kong Sakphea were beaten unconscious during protests in Phnom Penh, as over a thousand protesters descended upon the National Assembly.

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Student authors discuss "The Cambodian Economy"

Students at Phnom Penh's Liger Learning Center have written and published a new book, "The Cambodian Economy".

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.