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· July, 2006

Stories about Cambodia from July, 2006

Cambodia: Monkey God in Germany

Vanndeth is surprised to find hnuman, a character from South and South East Asian mythology, at a German clothing shop.

Singapore: Remembering Cambodia

The death of a Khmer Rouge operative reminds the blogger at nofearSingapore of the time when the Khmer Rouge regime was overthrown. The blogger talks about the geopolitics of the...

A New Wave of Change in Cambodian Blogosphere

Since July last year, the growing popularity of weblogs among Cambodian Internet users is quite remarkeable. Whatever reasons you could think of – overhype of the mainstream media or indulgence...

Cambodia: Death of a Pol Pot henchman

The Cambodia blog has a post on Ta Mok, one of the top killers during the Pol Pot regime. Ta Mok died in a hospital today. The blogger is disappointed...

Cambodia: Respecting Local Culture

Pisey at Cambodia Blog is urging the readers to explore the North East of Cambodia. “I would recommend you to come here if you are looking for a fantastic place...

Thailand: Border Crossing

One of common question among backpackers who land up in Bangkok is how to get to Cambodia. Magnoy's Samsara posts a video on his blog depicting some of the places...

Cambodia: Loving Cambodia

Vannadeth, a Cambodian citizen living in Germany is pained by the error he finds in the geographical area of his country listed on a website. The blogger talks about his...

Cambodia: Neighbourhood Fire

Teenage blogger DeeDee in Cambodia does a bit of citizen's reporting of a fire in her neighbourhood.

Cambodia: Pol Pot's Cremation Site

Andy Brouwer visits former Cambodian ruler Pol Pot's cremations site. “IA couple of days ago I posted a photo of Pol Pot's birthplace. It seems only right that I should...

Cambodia: Electricity and Progress

Joseph au Cambodge wonders if the price of electricity in Cambodia is holding back industrialisation.

Cambodia: Aids Awareness

Cambodia is mobilising gay men to help raise awareness about AIDS. Cambodia has one of the highest infection rate in South East Asia. Vutha in Cambodia has more details.

Cambodia: Saving heritage

Andy Brouwer in Cambodia is talking about an innovative effort to prevent the looting of historical artefacts. “In my view, Heritage Watch have come up with a brilliant idea to...

Cambodian Views on Football World Cup

Football fatasy. Football frenzy. Football fever. You name it. People all over the the world are watching the Football FIFA world Cup 2006, hosting in Germany, so are Cambodia. Euphoria...

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