Receive up-to-the-minute news updates on the hottest topics with NewsHub. Install now.

Search results

1-10 results from 373 for query «cambodia»

20 June 2018 7:27 AM Canberra rising star Karly Roestbakken to join Young Matilidas in Asia

Rising Canberra star Karly Roestbakken has been picked in the Young Matildas squad to play at the ASEAN women's championships in Indonesia at the end of June. Roestbakken is part of a 23-strong squad to play games against the senior national teams of Thailand, Malaysia, Timor-Leste and Cambodia in the group stages. All of Australia’s matches will be played 20

23 January 2018 1:39 PM Bali drug accused too ill to stand trial, court told

Bali: An Australian man accused of bringing drugs into Bali is unfit to stand trial due to his rapidly deteriorating mental health, an Indonesian court has heard. Joshua James Baker could be jailed for up to 15 years for allegedly bringing a mixture of marijuana, tobacco and prescription-only drugs into Bali. Under Indonesia's strict anti-drug laws, Baker 55

11 January 2018 6:55 AM Australian accused of smuggling charged in Cambodia

Phnom Penh: An Australian woman arrested at Phnom Penh airport has been charged with drug trafficking by Cambodian authorities. Tran was charged on Wednesday at Phnom Penh Municipal Court with "unlawful keeping, transporting or trafficking of narcotics substances" according article 40 of Cambodia's law on drug control, said In Song, bureau chief at the Interior 58

2 November 2017 6:31 AM Perth man charged over death of Springvale woman Ranny Yun

A MAN living in Perth has been charged with murder after a woman was sexually assaulted and killed in her Springvale home three decades ago. The body of Ranny Yun - a member of the brutal Pol Pot regime - was found by her family. Victoria Police cold case investigators on Wednesday arrested a man in Perth over the killing of 27-year-old Ranny Yun, found 205

2 November 2017 4:52 AM WA man charged over cold case murder of Khmer Rouge member Ranny Yun in Melbourne

A West Australian man has been charged with the 30-year-old murder of a Melbourne woman who was linked to Cambodia's Khmer Rouge regime. The body of 27-year-old Ranny Yun was discovered in her home in the Melbourne suburb of Springvale on October 15, 1987. The murder remained unsolved until a cold case review led to detectives identifying the 49-year-old 63

3 October 2017 9:32 AM Man, 30, tasered while trying to sneak onto Jetstar flight to Cambodia at Melbourne Airport after being stopped by the captain at the door of the plane

A man has been tasered after beating security, running on the airfield and trying to force his way onto a Jetstar plane at Melbourne Airport. The 30-year-old man was tasered and detained on Tuesday afternoon, after only being stopped by the captain after trying to smash his way onto the plane. He crawled through a baggage carousel to reach a secure area of the airport 18

20 September 2017 2:26 PM Manus, Nauru refugees to be told of US fate

Fifty refugees in limbo on Nauru and Manus Island will soon start a new life in the United States. Malcolm Turnbull said more people would follow the initial allocation. 'It's a sign of the strong relationship between the United States and Australia, and I want to thank the United States and President Trump for honouring that commitment,' the prime minister 37

17 September 2017 1:19 AM Violence in Myanmar shows the world needs to stop romanticising Buddhism

THERE is a perception among the Western world that Buddhists are all peaceful, loving people. But some of them are willing to burn villages to the ground. PEOPLE don’t generally associate Buddhists with violence, especially not the type of violence that sees houses set on fire and gunfire sprayed around villages. But one expert says people around the world 85

3 August 2017 9:24 PM Australian doctors put smile on face of Cambodian farmer after surgery to remove huge tumour

In a waiting room crowded with relatively minor deformities like cleft palates and webbed fingers, Eng Kheng stood out. His cheeks bulged as if he was trying to swallow a large pink grapefruit, with sections pushing through his lips. "He basically has a benign bone growth of his facial jaw bone, the condition is called fibrous dysplasia," said Andrew 30

3 August 2017 7:43 AM Tammy Davis-Charles: Australian nurse found guilty in Cambodia surrogacy trial

Australian nurse Tammy Davis-Charles has been sentenced to 18 months in a Cambodian prison after being found guilty of running an illegal surrogacy business. The 49-year-old has already spent nine months in detention in a notorious jail on the outskirts of Phnom Penh. A Phnom Penh court convicted her and two Cambodian staff members, Samrith Chakriya 45