A close examination before exams

An official checking a student for cheat sheets before a grade 12 exam at a school in Phnom Penhon Monday. Cambodia's Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron has warned final-year secondary students not to bring answer sheets and electronic devices into
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An official checking a student for cheat sheets before a grade 12 exam at a school in Phnom Penhon Monday. Cambodia's Education Minister Hang Chuon Naron has warned final-year secondary students not to bring answer sheets and electronic devices into exam halls as the country tries to clean up corruption and cheating in its schools.

A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on August 27, 2015, with the headline 'A close examination before exams'. Print Edition | Subscribe