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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 13

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 163

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 47

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 3

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 24

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 61

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 18

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 26

3 August 2017 4:29 AM Laurie Oakes, veteran political journalist, retires aged 73

Laurie Oakes has announced his retirement, bringing to an end a 50-year career in journalism. The Nine Network's political editor, who is nearing his 74th birthday, announced he was retiring on Thursday afternoon. Bitchiness on The Bachelor, Dr G Yunupingu's marvelous career, talk shows take on Trump's transgender ban, fans' anger at Australian Ninja 27

3 August 2017 3:27 AM Australian nurse jailed in Cambodian surrogacy case

A Cambodian court has sentenced an Australian woman and two Cambodian associates to one and a half years in prison for providing commercial surrogacy services in the country. Tammy Davis-Charles, 49, has been in custody since her arrest in November last year, weeks after Cambodia abruptly banned commercial surrogacy. She appeared stunned as the judge 45