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NIA gets court nod to arrest two held by Mumbai cops for international human trafficking

NIA gets court nod to arrest two held by Mumbai cops for international human trafficking

NIA gets court nod to arrest two held by Mumbai cops for international human trafficking
Published on Jun 03, 2024 08:22 PM IST

China unveils rifle-firing robot dog in joint military exercise with Cambodia

A Chinese soldier informed that the robot dog weighs 15 kilograms and is equipped with a 4D wide-angle perception system.

China showcased a robot dog equipped with an automatic rifle mounted on its back, during ongoing joint military exercise with Cambodia(YouTube/ CCTV Video News Agency)
Published on May 28, 2024 07:23 PM IST
By | Written by Adarsh Kumar Gupta

360 Indian citizens working as ‘cyber slaves’ in Cambodia return home

For people who want to come back, the kingpins of such organised crime demand that the victims “buy back their independence”

Representational image.
Updated on May 23, 2024 08:41 AM IST

Got job offers from Cambodia or Laos? You may land up in a scam. Check advisory

India issued an advisory for its nationals travelling to Laos, Cambodia for jobs.

Thousands fall prey to social media ads promising high-paying jobs in Cambodia and Laos (UnSplash)
Published on May 17, 2024 06:56 PM IST

India to Cambodia first direct flight services set to begin from Jun 16

The flow of tourists between India and Cambodia expected to double year-on-year, with direct flight connectivity and demand for medical tourism in India.

India to Cambodia first direct flight: Cambodia Angkor Air to launch direct flights between Phnom Penh and New Delhi (Photo by Twitter/ThaigerNews)
Published on May 14, 2024 04:34 PM IST
PTI | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, New Delhi

New York returns Indian-American smuggler's stolen Shiva statue to Cambodia

US authorities hand over $3 million worth of stolen artifacts to Cambodia, Indonesia.

The smuggled Shiva Triad(Manhattan District Attorney)
Published on May 02, 2024 02:33 PM IST

Devyani Khobragade: Who is Indian envoy dressed as Apsara on Cambodian New Year?

Devyani Khobragade, Indian ambassador to Cambodia, wished the people of the country in a unique way — a photoshoot dressed as a ‘Khmer Apsara’.

Cambodian ambassador Devyani Khobragade elegantly dressed as a Khmer Apsara, to mark the Khmer New Year celebration. (PTI)
Updated on Apr 14, 2024 01:48 PM IST

250 Indians, lured by fake job schemes in Cambodia, rescued: MEA

Collaborating closely with Cambodian authorities, the embassy has rescued and repatriated about 250 Indians, including 75 in just the last three months, MEA said

External affairs ministry spokesperson Randhir Jaiswal (File Photo)
Updated on Mar 30, 2024 08:00 PM IST

AirAsia Cambodia unit begins ticket sales for domestic flights

AirAsia ramps up expansion with Cambodia flights from May, begins ticket sales for domestic flights

AirAsia Cambodia unit begins ticket sales for domestic flights, eyes regional expansion (REUTERS/Hasnoor Hussain)
Published on Mar 18, 2024 05:43 PM IST
Bloomberg | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz

BAPS Hindu Mandir launched in UAE: Here are 5 major Hindu temples outside India

Check out these five major Hindu temples located in different parts of the world.

Akshardham Temple in USA(Official Website of the temple)
Published on Feb 14, 2024 11:33 PM IST

Cyber fraud racket: Man held for trying to send 198 SIM cards from Ludhiana to Cambodia

According to police, the accused, identified as Ajay Kumar, 30, from Geeta Bhawan Road in Gurdaspur had packed the SIM cards in two jeans and handed over the package to a courier company on Shingar Cinema Road for delivery in Cambodia

The accused in custody of police in Ludhiana. (HT Photo)
Updated on Dec 23, 2023 05:02 AM IST
By, Ludhiana

Carp, crowns and birthdays: New Year’s Eve traditions from around the world

See which city once crowned a commoner king for the day; which country still marks the fresh start as every citizen’s birthday.

In Indonesia, New Year’s Eve is observed as Nyepi, a day of silence, fasting and meditation, The day before that, giant effigies called ogoh-ogoh are taken through the streets, then burnt in purification ceremonies (as seen above). (Getty Images)
Updated on Dec 16, 2023 07:07 PM IST
ByAdam Jacot de Boinod

HT City Delhi Junction: Catch It Live on December 2

The day of December 2 promises to offer loads if you wish to explore Delhi’s culture. Check it out here!

Catch It Live on December 2
Updated on Dec 02, 2023 11:42 AM IST

Anthony Bourdain's ‘hate’ for Henry Kissinger goes viral on social media

Henry Kissinger, former U.S. Secretary of State died on Wednesday. Post his death, Anthony Bourdain's comments expressing his ‘hate’ for Henry are going viral. Read below

As the news of Henry's death went viral, so did Anthony's video of imagining a violent encounter with the politician.
Published on Nov 30, 2023 07:51 PM IST
ByJahanvi Sharma

Leaders pay tribute to Henry Kissinger, social media dubs him ‘war criminal’

On social media, though, he was widely called a war criminal who left lasting damage throughout the world

FILE PHOTO: A Code Pink demonstrator dangles a set of handcuffs in front of former United States Secretary of State Henry Kissinger at the Armed Services Committee on global challenges and U.S. national security strategy on Capitol Hill in Washington, U.S. January 29, 2015. REUTERS/Gary Cameron/File Photo(REUTERS)
Published on Nov 30, 2023 03:51 PM IST
AP |

Dragon boat race attracts thousands in Cambodia's annual water festival

Crowds gathered along the riverfront in Phnom Penh for the annual dragon boat race, a highlight of Cambodia's three-day annual water festival.

Participants row dragon boats during a competition as part of the Water Festival on the Tonle Sap river in Phnom Penh on November 26, 2023. (Photo by TANG CHHIN SOTHY and Tang Chhin Sothy / AFP)
Published on Nov 26, 2023 04:22 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Akanksha Agnihotri

Cambodia opens a new airport to serve Angkor Wat, boost tourist arrivals

The old Cambodia airport, 5 kms from the temple site, is being retired due to fears that vibrations from frequent flights were damaging the temples’ foundations

Cambodian Buddhist monks visit the Angkor Wat on the northern outskirts of Siem Reap, Cambodia. Commercial operations have begum at Cambodia's newest and biggest airport, designed to serve as an upgraded gateway to the country's major tourist attraction, the centuries-old Angkor Wat temple complex in the northwestern province of Siem Reap. (AP Photo/Heng Sinith)
Published on Oct 17, 2023 02:36 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Zarafshan Shiraz, Phnom Penh, Cambodia

Cambodian school closed after unexploded pieces of ordnance unearthed

Decades after the brutal conflict and a US bombing campaign starting in the 1960s, the country remains among the most heavily bombed and mined in the world.

Explosives (Representative pic)(AFP File)
Published on Aug 13, 2023 06:30 PM IST
AFP | | Posted by Sreelakshmi B

Kangra police finds international links of online betting racket

After getting the tip-off, police conducted raids at some places in Kangra district and besides arresting people involved, police recovered laptops, mobile phones, passbooks, chequebooks and SIM cards

HT Image
Updated on Aug 08, 2023 11:53 PM IST
By, Dharamshala

Hardline Cambodian PM Hun Sen to step down after four decades

Hun Sen has run kingdom since 1985, eliminating all opposition to his power, with parties banned, challengers forced to flee and freedom of expression stifled.

Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen, one of the world's longest-serving leaders, said on July 26, 2023 he will resign and hand power to his son, after almost four decades of hardline rule. (AFP)
Published on Jul 26, 2023 02:09 PM IST

122 Indonesians travel to Cambodia to sell their kidneys; police begin probe

The suspects were charged with violating Indonesia's human trafficking law and face a maximum 15 years in prison and a fine of up to 600 million rupiah.

A low-ranking police officer in Bekasi, an immigration officer in Bali and 10 traffickers, three of whom were arrested in Cambodia, are part of a human trafficking ring that prey on vulnerable job seekers.(AFP/ Representative image)
Published on Jul 25, 2023 06:14 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

This country's PM quit Facebook with big dare to social media platform: ‘Don’t…'

Human rights groups accused the Cambodia leader of using Facebook to intimidate political opponents.

Cambodia's prime minister Hun Sen.(Reuters)
Published on Jul 01, 2023 08:10 PM IST

Cambodia’s King Sihamoni to visit India to drive cooperation in wide range of areas

The state visit of Cambodia’s King Norodom Sihamoni comes almost six decades after a visit by the current king’s father in 1963

Cambodia's King Norodom Sihamoni will be accorded a ceremonial welcome at the Rashtrapati Bhavan on May 30 (AP File Photo)
Updated on May 26, 2023 10:03 PM IST

72-year-old man torn apart by 40 crocodiles after falling into enclosure

A two-year-old girl was killed and eaten by crocodiles in 2019 when she wandered into her family's reptile farm in the same village, the police said.

There are a number of crocodile farms around Siem Reap, the gateway city to the famed ruins of Angkor Wat.(AFP/ Representative image )
Updated on May 26, 2023 03:05 PM IST

Human trafficking racket busted in Punjab’s Pathankot, 2 held

The Pathankot Police successfully rescued two individuals who were held captive in Cambodia after falling victim to an illegal travel scam

The police have also apprehended the culprits involved in this illegal travel scam. (Representational Photo (Getty Images) )
Updated on May 15, 2023 08:17 PM IST
By, Pathankot

Ailing Pakistan jumbo may be euthanised after her health deteriorates

The 17-year-old African elephant underwent emergency treatment for a tumour in Karachi, but collapsed days later and has since lain stricken on its side.

African elephant Noor Jahan, 17, who is unwell, rests on a sand pile, at a zoo in Karachi, Pakistan(Reuters)
Published on Apr 19, 2023 04:39 PM IST

China, Cambodia hold first-ever joint maritime military exercises

More than 200 officers and soldiers from the Army, Navy and joint logistics support units of the Chinese southern theater arrived at Sihanoukville, Cambodia, last week for the "Gold Dragon-2023" joint exercise with the Royal Cambodian Navy, part of the Royal Cambodian Armed Forces.

The exercises will be held until April 8. (Representative image/ AP Photo)
Published on Mar 20, 2023 10:28 AM IST
Reuters | | Posted by Yagya Sharma

Bird flu human-to-human transmission? What Cambodia found following 2 cases

Bird Flu In Cambodia: “Both cases have been concluded as H5N1 virus transmission from poultry, and this event is NOT a human-to-human transmission,” the statement read.

Bird Flu In Cambodia: Chickens sit in cages at a farm.(Reuters)
Published on Mar 03, 2023 08:04 AM IST

Bird flu kills 11-year-old girl in Cambodia, first death since 2014: Officials

Bird Flu In Cambodia: The girl from the rural southeastern province of Prey Veng became ill Feb. 16 and was sent to be treated at hospital in the capital, Phnom Penh.

Bird Flu In Cambodia: Chickens sit in cages at a farm.(Reuters)
Published on Feb 23, 2023 01:13 PM IST
AP |

Collection of rare centuries-old jewellery returns to Cambodia

Cambodia’s Ministry of Culture and Fine Arts announced Monday that 77 pieces of Cambodian jewellery from the Latchford family collection arrived back in their homeland on Friday.

This photo released by the Union Youth Federations of Cambodia (UYFC), shows jewellery on display at a room of Latchford family in London. (AP)
Published on Feb 22, 2023 01:46 PM IST
AP | | Posted by Krishna Priya Pallavi, Cambodia
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