Phnom Penh Municipal Court will on Friday begin the trial of six union leaders charged over their roles in deadly protests following the 2013 election.
Sri Lanka’s parliament erupted in violence over calls for another no-confidence vote.
Unicef has welcomed a reminder issued by the Labour Ministry for businesses to prevent child labour.
The trial for three people accused of beating Cambodia University professor begins.
It seems not all of Myanmar’s most recent Rohingya refugees went to Bangladesh. Some sought a different sanctuary, escaping to India to join thousands of other Rohingya who fled from earlier crackdowns by the Myanmar government.
The bodies of at least 166 people have been found in the Mexican state of Veracruz.
Pursat Provincial Court charges a 51-year-old man over the death of his wife.
Brazil police detain over 2,600 adults in operations carried out against homicide.
Congo approves four more experimental treatments against the deadly Ebola virus.
King Norodom Sihamoni grants pardon to four Boeng Kak land activists.
King Norodom Sihamoni today granted pardon to four Boeng Kak land activists who were convicted over inciting violence and obstructing public officials under aggravating circumstances.
A Justice Ministry official dismisses demands to release land rights activist Tep Vanny.
Violent clashes between police and the Maratha community demanding quotas for government jobs erupted in Maharashtra.
The Education Ministry plans to eliminate all violence against children in schools.
Gunmen shot dead 11 taxi drivers returning to Johannesburg from the funeral of a colleague in Kwa-Zulu Natal.
Israel and Gaza’s armed groups agreed a ceasefire to end a sharp surge violence.
Cambodia adheres to a multi-party liberal democracy and holds regular elections without fail.
Asean countries are no strangers to conflict and violence.
News about mass shootings and grave violence around the world are making headlines every now and then.
A man is charged by Banteay Meanchey Provincial Court with using a machete to hack the hand of another man.
An 18-year-old youth was charged today with using a sword to hack the hand of another man in a jealous rage.
I have been traveling to Siem Reap by car since I got to Cambodia in 2010 and I love the drive.
An espionage thriller with a cinematic flair – that’s ‘In Darkness’.
A concerted effort must be taken to end violence against children and we must start rethinking the way children are treated, to give them the dignity and respect they deserve, write Chea Lyda and Mathieu Andre.
A law to protect Afghan women from violence is being undermined by authorities.
China condemns fighting between Myanmar and ethnic militants near borders.
China does not want the UN to tell Myanmar that credible investigations are important.
Monash University is awarded $99,900 for a research that aims to reduce violence.
Hundreds of noisy protesters greeted Indian Modi when he arrived in London.
Palestinians readied for new protests along the Gaza border.