Cambodia

  • Explore Cambodia's spectacular Angkor Wat temples on Google Street View 05-04-2014 12:59 PM

    Phnom Penh: The spectacular temples of Cambodia's Angkor civilization have been incorporated into Google's Street View, a boost to the impoverished country's tourism industry that also adds urgency to efforts to preserve the sprawling historic site. The Internet giant said in a statement Thursday that Street View now includes more...
  • Cambodia flood deaths climb to 122 14-10-2013 02:21 PM

    The deaths in Cambodia's flash floods over the past four weeks have climbed to 122, a senior disaster control official said on Monday. "The flood in Mekong river has killed 122 people so far and affected some 1.5 million people," Nhim Vanda, vice-president of the National Committee for Disaster Management...
  • Cambodia's Hun Sen pushes on with forming government 24-09-2013 02:28 PM

    Phnom Penh: Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen pushed ahead with forming a new government on Tuesday and said he had rejected a demand from the main opposition party, which says it won July's general election, to be given senior positions in Parliament. The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party (CNRP), which...
  • Party of PM Hun Sen wins Cambodian election, majority slashed 29-07-2013 07:10 AM

    Cambodia's ruling party won Sunday's general election but with a much-reduced majority, according to the government, a result that will be seen as a setback for authoritarian leader Hun Sen, one of the world's longest-serving prime ministers. Khieu Kanharith, government spokesman and information minister, said on his Facebook page the...
  • First ASEAN global dialogue kicks off in Cambodia 20-11-2012 11:15 AM

    Phnom Penh: The first-ever ASEAN global dialogue was held here Tuesday, focusing on global challenges, particularly economic and financial issues. The dialogue, held back to back with the 21st ASEAN Summit and related Summit, was attended by the leaders or representatives of East Asia Summit and the heads or representatives...
  • Watch: Obama, Manmohan in traditional Cambodian attire 20-11-2012 10:08 AM

    Ahead of the ASEAN summit, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh met US President Barack Obama briefly. They were dressed in the traditional local attire for a photo session. ...
  • India to sign investment, services FTA with ASEAN 20-11-2012 09:47 AM

    Phnom Penh: PM Manmohan Singh on Monday announced that India is ready to conclude the delayed Free Trade Agreement (FTA) in services and investment with ASEAN by next month that will provide a "springboard" for rapid expansion in ties, as he invited investments from the 10-nation grouping citing "enormous opportunities"....
  • ASEAN Summit: PM eyes bilateral talks with China, Malaysia 19-11-2012 10:32 AM

    The ASEAN Summit begins in Phnom Penh, Cambodia on Monday. Prime minister Manmohan Singh is expected to hold bilateral talks with China and Malaysia. ...
  • Barack Obama leaves for historic visit to Myanmar 18-11-2012 03:37 PM

    Aboard Air Force One: US President Barack Obama departed on Saturday for a three-country swing through Asia, using his first foreign trip since winning re-election to emphasize his administration's focus on the region. Obama will make stops in Thailand, Myanmar and Cambodia. The highlight of the trip is likely to...
  • PM arrives in Cambodia to attend ASEAN Summit 18-11-2012 02:29 PM

    Phnom Penh: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in the Cambodian capital on Sunday to attend the ASEAN and East Asia Summits which will provide an opportunity for India to enhance its economic cooperation with the region amid lingering financial crisis in the western world. Singh is here for three days...
  • ASEAN-India Summit will take relations to a new level: PM 18-11-2012 10:19 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh said on Sunday the ASEAN-India summit in Phnom Penh would help to take relations with the 10-member bloc to a new level. In his departure statement before leaving for Cambodia to attend the 10th ASEAN-India Summit and the 7th East Asia Summit, the prime...
  • PM leaves for Cambodia to attend 10th ASEAN Summit 18-11-2012 10:13 AM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh left on Sunday morning for the Cambodian capital of Phnom Penh where he is to attend two regional summits. The November 18-20 visit is to attend the 10th ASEAN-India Summit and the 7th East Asia Summit. The prime minister is accompanied by Foreign Secretary...
  • PM cancels Japan visit, to begin Cambodia tour on Thursday 14-11-2012 05:49 PM

    New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh's visit to Japan was cancelled on Wednesday - a day before he was scheduled to leave. An MEA official said the tour was put off due to an internal development in Japan. He is, however, keeping his Cambodia visit plan intact. "On November 2...
  • Massive floods in Thailand, Cambodia; 219 dead 26-09-2011 01:37 PM

    Bangkok: The death toll from flooding in Thailand since mid-July has risen to 158, while 61 people have died in neighbouring Cambodia in the past two weeks, authorities in the two countries said on Monday. More than 2 million acres of farmland in Thailand are now under water, an area...
  • India only 4th most corrupt in Asia Pacific 29-03-2011 04:57 PM

    Singapore: India finds itself bracketed with countries like Philippines and Cambodia, rated as the fourth most corrupt nation among 16 countries of the Asia Pacific region surveyed by leading Hong Kong-based business consultancy firm PERC. The Political and Economic Risk Consultancy Ltd (PERC) rated India at 8.67 on a scale...
  • Thai-Cambodian clash near ancient temple 05-02-2011 11:23 AM

    Bangkok: Thai and Cambodian soldiers exchanged fire in a two-hour border clash on Friday that killed two Cambodian soldiers and a Thai villager, the latest in an ancient feud over land surrounding a 900-year-old Hindu temple. The fatalities were the first in the militarized border area since a Thai soldier...
  • Old Brahma temple named after Jolie 25-11-2010 11:53 AM

    Los Angeles: A temple has been named in Cambodia after Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie. "It's a 12th century site called Ta Prohm; it is otherwise known as Old Brahma and was initially named Rajavihara or the royal monastery. Now it's popularly called the Angelina Jolie Temple," Imdb.com quoted Rajan Zed,...
  • At least 378 die in stampede at Cambodian fest 23-11-2010 08:19 AM

    Phnom Penh: Rescuers on Tuesday trawled a muddy river for more bodies and Cambodia prepared for a day of mourning in wake of a stampede by thousands of festival goers which left at least 378 dead and hundreds of injured. The prime minister called it the country's biggest tragedy since...
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  • BJP ropes in foreign troupes to enact Ram Lila 08-06-2008 01:45 PM

    Wormsley (England): Batting let the Indian women's cricket team down as it was defeated by 29 runs as per Duckworth-Lewis calculations in the rain-truncated fifth and final one-dayer against England to lose the series 2-3 here. After restricting India to a mere 152 for eight in 50 overs, the English...
  • Cambodian court sends 2 Germans to jail 10-03-2007 10:57 AM

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  • Rare vultures found in Cambodia 08-02-2007 11:58 AM

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  • Woman returns after 18 yrs in jungle 18-01-2007 07:20 PM

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  • Snake cultivation threat to lakes 20-08-2006 07:52 PM

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