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Men in court for attacking fathers

Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:29 | ICT

A man was sent to court on Wednesday after being arrested for slitting his father’s throat, causing serious injuries, in Kandal province’s Mok Kampoul district.



  • No word on state of emergency

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:28 | ICT

    The National Assembly (NA) said it will postpone all unnecessary meetings in line with guidance from the Ministry of Health and the World Health Organisation (WHO) amid the Covid-19 pandemic.

  • Justice minister promises good governance, solidarity

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:26 | ICT

    Newly-appointed Minister of Justice Koeut Rith has vowed to continue implementing policy reforms to improve the quality of the judicial system and build public confidence.

  • Prey Lang forest promoted

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:25 | ICT

    The USAID Greening Prey Lang Project recently presented its three month report for the year detailing how it has been supporting the government to promote community livelihoods, developing strategic plans for forests, recruiting com

  • Hun Sen, ministers, officials donate salaries in virus fight

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:24 | ICT

    Prime Minister Hun Sen and other senior government officials have decided to donate their salaries to the National Committee for Combating Covid-19 in support of the ongoing battle against the coronavirus.

  • Fake product bust: 16 nabbed

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:23 | ICT

    Police are stepping up crackdowns on dealers selling fake sanitisers and Covid-19 test kits.

  • Governors told to look at public land seizures

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:22 | ICT

    The Deputy Prime Minister in charge of the Office of the Council of Ministers, Hing Thorasky, has issued a report ordering ministers and three provincial governors to check for irregularities among lower-level officers who have illegally seized public land.

  • Winds damage 301 houses

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:19 | ICT

    At least three people were injured and over 300 houses damaged in Pursat, Battambang, Preah Vihear and Oddar Meanchey provinces due to rain with strong winds on Wednesday.

  • Soldiers to stay put amid virus threats

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 22:17 | ICT

    Concerns over the Covid-19 virus has prompted Royal Cambodian Armed Forces (RCAF) commander-in-chief General Vong Pisen to issue an order on Tuesday banning soldiers from leaving their units and barracks or gathering for any events before the upcoming April 14-16 Khmer New Year celebrations.

  • State of emergency draft law set for NA

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 17:32 | ICT

    A draft law aiming to place the Kingdom in a state of emergency amid the Covid-19 pandemic is set for a debate at the National Assembly (NA) after going through the Council of Ministers’ Standing Committee meeting led by Prime Minis

  • Online sales of pharmaceuticals and health-related disinfectants banned

    Publication date 02 April 2020 | 17:22 | ICT

    The Ministry of Health has banned online sales of medicines, medical equipment and other health-related disinfectant substances as most of such products are not legally authorised and not of proper quality.