World Briefing | Asia: Cambodia: Confrontation Over Disputed Temple Kills 2

October 16th, 2008

Thai and Cambodian soldiers exchanged rocket and rifle fire for about an hour in a confrontation at their border over claims to a 900-year-old mountaintop temple.


Future of Giant Turtle Still Uncertain

October 16th, 2008

An attempt to mate two elderly turtles during this year’s breeding season ended without producing any offspring.


Hindu Threat to Christians: Convert or Flee

October 16th, 2008

Christians in eastern Orissa State in India say they are being forced to leave their faith in exchange for safety.