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Jan 05, 2019
Wildlife crime fighters find mammoth DNA among others goods in Cambodian marketThe team was tracking wildlife crime using genetics to determine where ivory in markets is coming from.
Dec 06, 2018
30 surrogate mothers in Cambodia, charged with human trafficking, released on bail after agreeing to keep childrenThe women were charged with human trafficking after they were discovered during a raid on a surrogate business in the capital Phnom Penh in June, the latest in a series of arrests targeting the practice
Nov 19, 2018
Cambodia PM Hun Sen denies China naval base being built off country's southwest coast after US raises concernsCambodia premier Hun Sen dismissed reports of a Chinese base as "information that only tries to manipulate the truth."
Nov 16, 2018
War crimes court rules Khmer Rouge’s slaughter in Cambodia as 'genocide'; sentences two former leaders to life imprisonmentNuon Chea, 92, and Khieu Samphan, 87, the last surviving senior leaders of the communist group that brutally ruled Cambodia in the late 1970s, have been sentenced to life imprisonment. They are already serving life sentences after being convicted in a previous 2011-2014 trial of crimes against humanity connected with forced transfers and disappearances of masses of people.
Nov 15, 2018
Narendra Modi meets Southeast Asian leaders at ASEAN-India Breakfast Summit in Singapore: Maritime cooperation, trade highlightedPrime Minister Narendra Modi on Thursday participated in the ASEAN-India Breakfast Summit in Singapore and underlined the need for maritime cooperation and centrality of trade for the prosperity of the strategic Indo-Pacific region.
Oct 01, 2018
String of disasters causes severe damage to economy, lives in Asia; Indonesia earthquake to affect 1.6 million peopleA recent string of natural disasters, the latest a deadly earthquake and tsunami in Indonesia, have exacted a severe toll both in economic damage and human lives throughout Asia. The UN Office for Disaster Risk Reduction, or UNISDR, says up to 1.6 million people could be affected by the magnitude 7.5 earthquake and the tsunami it created Friday in a central region of Sulawesi island.
Sep 14, 2018
US House passes resolution seeking end to slaughter of dogs and cats for human consumption, urges all countries to end meat tradeIn a non-controversial voice vote, the US house also passed a bill to ban American people from slaughtering dogs and cats for human consumption. The Dog and Cat Meat Trade Prohibition Act, 2018, imposes a fine of $5,000 (over Rs 3,50,000) for each violation. In another resolution, the house has urged all countries including China, South Korea and India to end the dog and cat meat trade.
Sep 04, 2018
Suresh Prabhu says negotiations on RCEP trade deal to continue in 2019, more rounds of talks required to sort out issuesNegotiations for the mega-trade deal RCEP will continue in 2019 as more rounds of talks are required to sort out issues pertaining to goods and services, Suresh Prabhu said.
Sep 03, 2018
RCEP agreement likely in November, may help India deepen partnership with ASEAN: All you need to know about dealArray
Aug 28, 2018
Sushma Swaraj highlights economic importance of Indian Ocean, says peace, stability in region priority for India's foreign policySushma Swaraj's comments at the Indian Ocean Conference in Hanoi assume significance in the wake of China increasing its footprints in the region, as part of President Xi Jinping's ambitious 'One Belt, One Road' initiative.