For Adrian Bear, Flure Swimmer and Ben Heaney, of the group Dice, Nerds and Nagas, who currently live in Cambodia, a fantasy tabletop role-playing board game is more than just a pastime.
Arnel Quiapo was once down and almost out. But he never let his sorrow and despair dampen his faith in the Divine. The bassist with Whiplash relates his life-changing story to Agnes Alpuerto.
Japan’s tradition of welcoming spring that dates back to the 12th century is still going strong. It is arguably also the best time to meet and mingle with Japanese people, as Julian Ryal found out.
In the fading sunlight last Sunday, many found it hard not to feel choked by their emotions at the musical memorial service for Kak Channthy, the frontwoman for Cambodian Space Project.
Epic Games’ battle royale blockbuster Fortnite has officially been released on Apple iOS devices.
Apple recently took the wraps off its latest budget iPad, equipped with Touch ID, an HD FaceTime camera, 10 hours of battery life, an 8-megapixel rear camera, LTE, and Apple’s powerful A10 Fusion chip.
Many of us grew up with some really gruesome stereotypes about bats. Vampire movies, horror stories and of course, the famous Halloween are all associated with images of scary black flying blood-sucking creatures of the night.
Fat cells are the ‘storeroom’ of our body. An average human adult has 30 billion fat cells with a weight of 30 lbs or 13 kilograms and their function is to store excess energy.
Every night (except Tuesdays) from 7pm, till the end of April, a dazzling light, sound and dance show is staged at the newly-opened NABA Theatre at Naga2 to usher in the Khmer New Year.
A Cambodian delegation, comprising tour and travel agents and media representatives, was invited to visit Lombok, an island east of Bali in Indonesia, on March 22.
In a city that’s slowly sinking underneath the weight of its own waste due to the lack of effective waste management and recycling mechanisms, Cambodians have displayed an incredible level of ingenuity when it comes to recycling and up-cycling waste materials.
The team from St John’s Ambulance Phnom Penh, last Sunday, became the first runners-up in the overseas category of the Inter-Corps First Aid and Home Nursing Competition.
Gara, Rose and Vatey are all cosplayers who are reluctant to reveal their true names. Eileen McCormick caught up with them recently at a huge cosplay event at the Royal University of Phnom Penh.
Having lived most of her life away from her homeland, Peuo Tuy was always in constant search for acceptance and love. She went through stages of confusion, judgment, and rebellion to prove her worth.
A University of Hawaii graduate, Ashley Lai was so determined to make a success of her posting as general manager of the new Courtyard by Marriott Siem Reap Resort that she came to Temple Town in May 2016, about twenty months before the property actually opened in January this year.
Andrea Henao is a former advertising executive who left the corporate world to start her own business, 360 Agency Berlin – a boutique ad agency that vets its clients. She spoke to DW’s Chiponda Chimbelu recently.
George YUI transforms himself into a musical ‘cyborg’ with his one-man band that plays fun music. Sonny Inbaraj Krishnan recently met him in Good Times Bar, in Phnom Penh.
DJane Sao Sopeak is well-known in the Phnom Penh underground music scene. She’s also a renowned filmmaker, championing the causes of marginalised women. Eileen McCormick caught up with a more relaxed DJane to get her views on fashion and style.
The day was dark and somber on March 20, 2018 – marking the first year of passing of my grandmother and the shocking news that day, that the vibrant, young, talented singer and friend to so many, Kak Channthy, was tragically killed in a road accident.
I was invited to the premier of ‘Pacific Rim Uprising’ at the newly opened Legend Theater in Exchange Square. I honestly love attending opening events.
Cancer is a terrifying disease. When someone is told that he has cancer, the first word that usually crosses his mind is ‘death’.
The Khmer New Year is coming and NagaWorld, the multi-award winning world class international resort, is ready to usher in the annual festival with a fantastic range of special promotions, giveaways and live entertainment running from today to 30 April .
The luxury 5-star Raffles Hotel Le Royal in Phnom Penh organised a special event called “La Table du Chef or Gout de France” to celebrate the French “Gout de France” week in Phnom Penh.
Hong Kong: Your Partner in Exploring New Business Opportunities Luncheon event @ The Great Duke Phnom Penh
A business mission, organised by the Hong Kong Trade Development Council (HKTDC), visited Cambodia on 19-20 March to explore opportunities for investment and manufacturing cooperation between Cambodia and Hong Kong.
George YUI is a street performer from Japan who plays multiple instruments simultaneously including guitar, drums, harmonica, bells, and percussions. He also whistles and sings in his George YUI one-man band.
While so many people in their 20s enjoy living their lives one day at a time, Sath Sodane struggles to go beyond the norms.
In the wee hours of Tuesday morning, Cambodia lost one of its brightest stars in a tragic road accident. Kak Channthy, the modern-day Pan Ron whose sole passion was to promote the glory days of Cambodia’s music scene.
Jean-Francois Perigois finds out that the old adage, ‘When in Vientiane, do as the Laotians do and slow down’, still holds true.
Who is the real Diego Dimarques? According to the grapevine, he is the ‘lost’ Gipsy King living in exile in Cambodia?
Are video games sexist? One thing’s certain: the gamer scene is longing for more female characters – and Lara Croft’s character and body has changed incredibly since the first ‘Tomb Raider’ in 1996, writes Silke Wunsch.