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Protesters from Kratie displaying images of Hun Sen and his wife, Bun Rany

The buck stops elsewhere
PM lays land dispute woes at door of provincial officials

Mother Nature protesters gather in front of security officers in Phnom Penh in support of preserving the Areng Valley

Police put brakes on ride
Costumed crusaders on bikes prevented from protesting dam

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on a statement by the Laos government that construction has been halted at the controversial Don Sahong dam that would span the Mekong River

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Temple may be heritage site

Sambor Prei Kuk temple, seen here in 2011, is being put forth for consideration as a UNESCO World Heritage Site

Sambor Prei Kuk, the seventh-century temple of the pre-Angkorian Chenla Kingdom built by Isanavarman I, is to be submitted for consideration as a World Heritage Site to UNESCO.

Lao official, developer differ over dam’s status

The Lao government and the builders of its Don Sahong dam can’t seem to get their story straight, according to conflicting accounts offered by the two parties yesterday.

Knowing your audience

A day after National Assembly president Heng Samrin assured Vietnamese Prime Minister Nguyen Tan Dung in Hanoi that the government would take strict measures to quell further “extremist” Khmer Krom protests, Foreign Minister Hor Namhong reportedly

Safrole oil found buried

Police officers seize a huge stockpile of safrole oil that was found buried underground in cases in Pursat province

A huge stockpile of safrole oil – a precursor in the production of chemicals, including illegal narcotics – has been seized in southwest Cambodia after police informants alerted the authorities to its location.

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Police raid home of general accused of murder

Senior government adviser on the run after allegedly killing his mistress and their six-year-old daughter.

CNRP in the house

They held out for more than ten months hoping to force the government into making real reforms but on Friday, Cambodia's opposition finally took their seats in parliament.

Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan

Khmer Rouge duo get life

Nuon Chea and Khieu Samphan, the most senior remaining leaders of the Khmer Rouge regime, were sentenced to life in prison on Thursday.