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Pope joins Myanmar bishops' appeal for...

Pope joins Myanmar bishops' appeal for...

World

Sun, Jun 20 2021

The pope appealed, speaking of the "heartbreaking experience of thousands of people in that country...

Covid-19: With 58,419 new cases, India...

Covid: India reports lowest one-day...

Coronavirus

Sun, Jun 20 2021

As many as 1,576 fatalities in 24 hours pushed the toll to 3,86,713.

Flower protests in Myanmar for Suu Kyi's...

Flower protests in Myanmar for Suu Kyi's...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jun 19 2021

The United Nations General Assembly on Friday called for a stop to the flow of arms to Myanmar

US journalist held in Myanmar appears...

US journalist held in Myanmar appears...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jun 18 2021

Danny Fenster,  managing editor of the Frontier Myanmar news outlet was detained on May 24 at the...

Myanmar ethnic group pledges to investigate...

Myanmar ethnic group pledges to investigate...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jun 17 2021

The Karen National Union and its armed wing have been fighting for greater autonomy for the Karen people...

South Korea provides $900,000 for UN...

S Korea provides $900,000 for UN Myanmar...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jun 17 2021

However, the country has suspended defence exchanges and banned exports of arms and other strategic items...

Hundreds of vaccinated Indonesian health...

Hundreds of vaccinated Indonesia doctors...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jun 17 2021

Almost all have received the Covid-19 vaccine developed by Chinese biopharmaceutical company

Myanmar's renewed war scatters tens...

Myanmar's renewed war scatters thousands...

South-East Asia

Thu, Jun 17 2021

The UN estimates nearly 110,000 people have been displaced in Myanmar's Kayah State by the recent...

Myanmar village burned after fighting;...

Myanmar village burned after...

World

Thu, Jun 17 2021

The blaze was large enough to be recorded by Nasa's satellite fire-tracking system

Chickens, cows, apartments offered up...

Chickens, cows, apartments offered up...

South-East Asia

Wed, Jun 16 2021

Many across Asia have been reluctant to get vaccinated, with widespread disinformation and uncertainty...

Singapore records slowest decade of...

Slowest population growth in Singapore...

South-East Asia

Wed, Jun 16 2021

Singapore is struggling with the implications of low birth rates and an aging population, as more are...

CM of Myanmar state, 9,000 others take...

CM of Myanmar state, 9,000 others take...

South-East Asia

Wed, Jun 16 2021

Mizoram state government had also sanctioned money to provide relief to those who had taken refuge in...

ICC seeks probe into Philippines drug...

ICC seeks probe into Philippines drug...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 15 2021

According to official data, more than 6,000 people have been killed in over 200,000 anti-drug operations...

Infographic: Myanmar’s Aung San Suu...

Infographic: Myanmar’s Aung San Suu...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 15 2021

Myanmar’s ousted leader Aung San Suu Kyi went on trial Monday on charges that many observers say...

Suu Kyi goes on trial for sedition in...

Suu Kyi goes on trial for sedition in...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 15 2021

Suu Kyi has been hit with an eclectic raft of charges, including accepting illegal payments of gold and...

Myanmar junta media accuse ethnic army...

Myanmar junta media accuse ethnic army...

South-East Asia

Mon, Jun 14 2021

Conflicts in Myanmar's borderlands have reignited in several places since the army seized power on...

Myanmar's anti-junta movement shows...

Myanmar's anti-junta movement shows...

South-East Asia

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Local media also showed a small protest in Yangon, with black-clad demonstrators holding signs in Burmese...

Pakistan imposes strict restrictions...

Tougher curbs on travellers from 26...

World

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Since May 30, the Covid infection rate in the country has been below 4%

Gas blast in China kills 12

Gas blast in China kills 12

South-East Asia

Sun, Jun 13 2021

Rescue efforts were continuing, although it was unclear how many people may still be trapped under the...

Myanmar junta accuses ethnic armies...

Myanmar junta accuses ethnic armies...

South-East Asia

Sat, Jun 12 2021

The junta also accused them of targeting public buildings including school

WHO declares Philippines polio-free...

WHO declares Philippines polio-free...

South-East Asia

Fri, Jun 11 2021

Polio re-emerged in the country in 2019, nearly two decades after its last cases were detected