Cambodia Investigating Employment Status of Chinese Nationals Amid Complaints of Lost Jobs

Cambodia’s government is investigating the employment status of Chinese nationals operating businesses in Sihanoukville province, Interior Minister Sar Kheng said Monday, amid complaints by local residents who say they are losing work to the immigrants.Speaking at a ceremony to announce… Read More

Trump Again Attacks McCain, Months After His Death, for Role in Russia Probe

U.S. President Donald Trump is firing new broadsides at the late-Sen. John McCain, nearly seven months after the one-time prisoner of war in Vietnam died from brain cancer.In a trio of Twitter comments on Saturday and Sunday, Trump contended the… Read More

India, Pakistan Threatened to Use Missiles on Each Other

NEW DELHI/ISLAMABAD The sparring between India and Pakistan last month threatened to spiral out of control and only interventions by U.S. officials, including National Security Adviser John Bolton, headed off a bigger conflict, five sources familiar with the events said.At… Read More

50 Reported Dead in Floods in Indonesia’s Papua

JAKARTA, INDONESIA Flash flood and mudslides triggered by days of torrential downpours tore through mountainside villages in Indonesia’s easternmost province, killing at least 50 people and injuring 59 others, disaster officials said Sunday.The disaster in Papua province’s Jayapura district submerged… Read More

Trans Debate Rages Around World, Pitting LGBT+ Community Against Itself

LONDON As British politicians wrestle with Brexit, Britain’s lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender community � like others around the world � is grappling with a potential split of its own.Can the coalition of allies, which traces its roots back to… Read More

Illegal Mining Endangers Lives, Environment in Indonesia

The collapse of an unlicensed gold mine in Indonesia this month is renewing attention on illegal mining in the country, which authorities say often overlooks safety, health and security requirements.Indonesian rescue teams managed to evacuate 34 victims of a collapsed… Read More

Kenyan Family Mourns Man Killed in Ethiopian Airlines Crash

Families from different parts of the world continue to mourn the deaths of their loved ones killed Sunday in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302. Thirty-four-year-old Abdulahi Ibrahim was one of 32 Kenyans who perished on the Nairobi-bound flight.… Read More