Tag Archive: King Norodom Sihanouk

Cambodia – Ranariddh to return or not to return?

Cambodian Prince Norodom Ranariddh, a son of the late King Norodom Sihanouk, has decided to return to politics. The new party’s name: “The Community of Royalist People’s Party”. With his new party, the prince plans to… Continue reading

Cambodge – La statue de l’ex-Roi-Père finie début d’octobre.

COMMÉMORATION – Les travaux de construction de la statue de l’ex-Roi-Père finis début d’octobre La statue du Roi-Père défunt, Samdech Preah Norodom Sihanouk, appelé la statue de Preah Borom Ratanak Kaudh, a été… Continue reading

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Norodom Sihanouk – Au commencement était le verbe…

Un retour sur ce qui fut une des assises du pouvoir de Norodom Sihanouk , et de la fascination durable qu’il exerça sur son peuple: sa maîtrise du « verbe ». Le chercheur Nasir Abdoul-Carime a décrypté… Continue reading

The Royal Blogger HM late King Father Norodom Sihanouk.

The Royal Blog. By JULIA WALLACE, managing editor of The Cambodia Daily – Phnom Penh. King Norodom Sihanouk of Cambodia before his weekly audience with people at the royal palace in Phnom Penh in 1994.… Continue reading

Sihanouk honored 100 days after death.

Monk and members of the royal family honored King Father Norodom Sihanouk Feb 23, 2013, at the Royal Palace to mark the passage of 100 days after his death, a traditional custom widely… Continue reading

Late King Norodom Sihanouk – Second round of mourning.

The government has designated the week from February 1 – 7 as a second round of mourning for the late King Father Norodom Sihanouk whose body is to be cremated on February 4. State and private institutions must fly… Continue reading

Cambodia Punishes Chinese Woman for Tearing Sihanouk Portrait.

Chinese netizens blast Cambodia for convicting and deporting a Chinese woman who tore up ex-King Sihanouk’s photo. Cambodian authorities have convicted a Chinese woman to a one-year suspended jail term after she tore… Continue reading

Whither Cambodia’s Monarchy?

An analysis by Parameswaran Ponnudurai: RFA Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen may have acquired from ex-king Norodom Sihanouk some shrewd political skills that have made him Southeast Asia’s longest serving leader today. But… Continue reading

Cambodia’s ex-king Norodom Sihanouk dies in Beijing.

Cambodia’s former king Norodom Sihanouk died in Beijing on Monday morning. The ex-monarch would have been 90 on October 31. The former Cambodian King died at 2:00 a.m. early Monday, October 15,  in… Continue reading