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Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian prince and politician, dies at 77
World

Norodom Ranariddh, Cambodian prince and politician, dies at 77

Ranariddh's career was always in the shade of his charismatic father, Sihanouk, and his wily and ruthless political rival, Hun Sen

From UAE to Tanzania and Denmark, why China is so desperate to acquire foreign military bases
World

From UAE to Tanzania and Denmark, why China is so desperate to acquire foreign military bases

Since 2017, Beijing has made no bones about its intention to build overseas military facilities in a bid to project influence as well as safeguard its economic interests and citizenry

Cambodians struggle to stay afloat, retain their identity after losing their homes to country's biggest dam
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Cambodians struggle to stay afloat, retain their identity after losing their homes to country's biggest dam

Villagers who had to leave homes flooded in 2017 by the Lower Sesan 2 dam have had their culture and livelihoods eroded.

From population to daily life, new research offers clues about how medieval Cambodia's Angkor Empire grew over time
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From population to daily life, new research offers clues about how medieval Cambodia's Angkor Empire grew over time

Research suggests that this settlement may have been home to between 700,000 and 900,000 people at its height in the 13th century.

Cambodia's Angkor temple complex to remain shut till 20 April after recent spike in COVID-19 cases and deaths
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Cambodia's Angkor temple complex to remain shut till 20 April after recent spike in COVID-19 cases and deaths

The Health Ministry on Thursday announced 113 new local cases of the coronavirus and two deaths. Cambodia has recorded a total of 3,028 cases, including 23 deaths.

The Friday List: From literature festivals to a walk through Kolkata's lanes, your weekly calendar of virtual events
Arts & Culture

The Friday List: From literature festivals to a walk through Kolkata's lanes, your weekly calendar of virtual events

Every Friday, we'll bring you a curated list of online experiences — performances, talks, tours, screenings — to mark on your weekly calendar.

Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods — about Black soldiers in 'Vietnam War' — can't rise above American imperialism
Entertainment

Spike Lee's Da 5 Bloods — about Black soldiers in 'Vietnam War' — can't rise above American imperialism

Da 5 Bloods director Spike Lee's anti-racist critique could not overcome his subconscious investment in American imperialism.

Road to Mekong: Piya Bahadur chronicles how four women on bikes ranged deep into South-East Asia
Life

Road to Mekong: Piya Bahadur chronicles how four women on bikes ranged deep into South-East Asia

In Road to Mekong, Piya Bahadur chronicles her unique journey through South-East Asia, along with three other women who left their 'regular lives' to travel from Hyderabad, through the East Indian Coast and the North-East of India, past Myanmar, Thailand, Laos and Vietnam along the river Mekong, and ultimately, to Cambodia.

US postpones southeast Asian leaders' March meeting due to coronavirus spread, say reports
India

US postpones southeast Asian leaders' March meeting due to coronavirus spread, say reports

The United States has postponed a meeting of leaders of southeast Asian nations that was set for Las Vegas in mid-March due to the spread of the coronavirus, a senior Trump administration official said Friday

Erin Gleeson's new exhibition reflects on the synergy between Cambodia's turbulent history and its art
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Erin Gleeson's new exhibition reflects on the synergy between Cambodia's turbulent history and its art

'Out of Line', an exhibition curated in New Delhi by Phnom Pehn-based Erin Gleeson, explores a nation's obsession with artists of 'national' repute. It closely examines its relevance in Cambodia, a country with a history of war, violence, and suppression of the arts.

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: World Body instructs Iraq to nominate neutral venue for home matches due to protests in Baghdad
Sports

FIFA World Cup 2022 Qualifiers: World Body instructs Iraq to nominate neutral venue for home matches due to protests in Baghdad

Following the US-led invasion of Iraq in 2003, the country was plunged into years of violence and no international games were hosted there

Narendra Modi meets Shinzo Abe on sidelines of 35th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok for delegation-level meeting
India

Narendra Modi meets Shinzo Abe on sidelines of 35th ASEAN Summit in Bangkok for delegation-level meeting

Along with PM, EAM S Jaishankar, Commerce and Industry minister Piyush Goyal and other dignitaries attended the meeting

Donald Trump invites ASEAN leaders to 'special summit' in US next year after skipping ongoing annual meet
World

Donald Trump invites ASEAN leaders to 'special summit' in US next year after skipping ongoing annual meet

President Donald Trump has invited ASEAN leaders to a 'special summit' in the United States early next year after skipping their ongoing annual summit in Thailand.

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to begin two-day visit to Thailand, RCEP negotiations on cards; Sonia Gandhi to meet all Congress presidents; day's top stories
India

Daily Bulletin: Narendra Modi to begin two-day visit to Thailand, RCEP negotiations on cards; Sonia Gandhi to meet all Congress presidents; day's top stories

Here are today's top stories: Narendra Modi to begin two-day visit to Thailand for ASEAN-India, East Asia and RCEP summits today; West Bengal govt to facilitate return of 131 people working in Jammu and Kashmir; and more

Narendra Modi to visit Thailand from 2 to 4 November for ASEAN-India, East Asia and RCEP summits
India

Narendra Modi to visit Thailand from 2 to 4 November for ASEAN-India, East Asia and RCEP summits

Modi will be visiting Bangkok at the invitation of Thai prime minister Prayut Chan-o-cha

At least 13 Chinese tourists killed, dozens injured as bus plunges 30 metres into ravine in Laos; police blames brake failure for accident
World

At least 13 Chinese tourists killed, dozens injured as bus plunges 30 metres into ravine in Laos; police blames brake failure for accident

At least 13 Chinese tourists were killed and dozens injured when their bus skidded off the road and plunged 30 metres into a ravine in Laos, a police officer said Tuesday.

Building collapse in Cambodia leaves 18 dead, 24 injured; rescuers struggle to reach workers trapped in debris of Chinese project
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Building collapse in Cambodia leaves 18 dead, 24 injured; rescuers struggle to reach workers trapped in debris of Chinese project

Eighteen people were killed when an under-construction building in Cambodia collapsed early on Saturday

Chinese police rescue 1,100 Southeast Asian women 'sold as wives'; detain 1,300 suspects for 'abduction and marriage fraud'
World

Chinese police rescue 1,100 Southeast Asian women 'sold as wives'; detain 1,300 suspects for 'abduction and marriage fraud'

Chinese police saved 1,100 women and 17 children in joint operations with police from Myanmar, Cambodia, Laos, Vietnam and Thailand between July and December.

Polish woman tweets 11-year-old daughter's letter to Narendra Modi, S Jaishankar; seeks their help to return to Goa
India

Polish woman tweets 11-year-old daughter's letter to Narendra Modi, S Jaishankar; seeks their help to return to Goa

A Polish woman has tweeted a letter written by her 11-year-old daughter to Prime Minister Narendra Modi, and External Affairs Minister S Jaishankar, seeking help to return to Goa.

Facebook's struggles with hate speech hampered by the flood of new languages
News & Analysis

Facebook's struggles with hate speech hampered by the flood of new languages

Facebook’s 15,000-strong content moderation workforce speaks about 50 tongues.