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Sam Rainsy Considers Return to Cambodia
There are signs that the long political stalemate in Cambodia may be coming to a close as opposition leader Sam Rainsy is considering a return to the country and Prime Minister Hun Sen appears to b
Javier Bardem, Penelope Cruz's 'Escobar' closes raft of pre-sales
PanARMENIAN.Net - Nu Image has closed a raft of pre-sales on Javier Bardem and Peneacute;lope Cruz starrer "Escobar," which is scheduled to go into production on Oct. 24, directed by Spain's Fernando
Amnesty: Thailand's military allows 'culture of torture'
PanARMENIAN.Net - Thailand's military government has allowed a "culture of torture" to flourish since assuming power, says a new report by rights group Amnesty International, according to BBC News.
Alleged Timber Smuggler Warns Journalists: Honor Promises or Die
An alleged timber smuggler in Cambodia has given journalists a lesson in ethics: People who take bribes should honor their commitments -- or be prepared to die.
Timber smuggling and bribery are both
Cambodia National Rescue Party to End Legislative Boycott
The opposition Cambodia National Rescue Party plans to end its legislative boycott on Wednesday when CNRP lawmakers on the National Assembly's committees return to work, party officials said on Tuesda
Brazil wants to expand participation in global agriculture market to 10%
Brazil wants to expand its participation in the global agricultural market from 7% to 10% in the upcoming five years. The statement was made by Brazil's Agriculture Minister Blairo Maggi, who spearhea
Bulgaria Ranks 2nd Worldwide In Terms Of Deats Due To Air Pollution
Bulgaria ranks second in terms of deaths per capita caused by air pollution, showed data of the World Health Organisation published on Tuesday.
With 118 deaths per 100,000 people, Bulgaria occupies t
Education policy-makers and youth agree on the way forward at the first International Conference on the Prevention of Violent Extremism through Education
Over 200 senior education policy-makers, experts, as well as youth advocates in the field, from close to 70 countries came together in New Delhi, India, from 19 to 20 September, for the first 'UNESCO
Myanmar teachers empowered for the first time by mobile technology in class
The new academic year in Myanmar saw the start of a first of its kind UNESCO project to introduce mobile technology into classrooms.
Teachers from 31 project schools in rural or semi-urban areas got
Lao and Thai Transportation Officials to Discuss Railway Project
Top Lao and Thai transportation officials will meet this week in an attempt to iron out some of their differences over a railway that would link the Lao capital of Vientiane with Thailand's Nong Khai,
Asian Beach Games to switch to 4-year cycle, maximum entry rules changed
Danang (Vietnam), Sep 27 (IANS) A maximum of two athletes from each delegation will be allowed to compete in individual events at future editions of the Asian Beach Games after a rule change approv
US: Vietnamese Court Decisions Against Bloggers, Activist Troubling
Two decisions by Vietnamese courts sentencing a land rights activist to jail and upholding prison terms for two political bloggers are a concern for the United States, the U.S. State Department said o
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