• Tuesday, May 18, 2021
  • Last Update : 10:04 am
UN General Assembly to consider call...

UNGA to call for Myanmar arms...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 17 2021

The draft resolution calls for 'an immediate suspension of the direct and indirect supply, sale,...

‘Tuaktae’ now extremely severe cyclonic...

Extremely severe cyclonic storm ‘Tuaktae’...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 17 2021

Around 150,000 people are being shifted from low-lying coastal areas in Gujarat

Anti-coup rebels say 6 dead in Myanmar...

6 dead in Myanmar clashes

South-East Asia

Sun, May 16 2021

The country has been in uproar since the military ousted civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi in a February...

West Bengal announces complete lockdown...

2-week complete lockdown in West...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 15 2021

All offices and educational institutions will be shut down along with transport services

India's daily Covid deaths near 4,000...

India's daily Covid deaths near 4,000...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 15 2021

Saturday's infections are lowest rise in almost 3 weeks

Myanmar junta declares martial law in...

Martial law in Myanmar town after attack...

South-East Asia

Fri, May 14 2021

The unrest in the town of Mindat on Wednesday and Thursday involved about 100 people using homemade guns...

Buddhist monks in Myanmar split on anti-junta...

Buddhist monks in Myanmar split on anti-junta...

South-East Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

The code of monastic life prohibits some 300,000 monks from voting or taking part in political...

Myanmar protesters decry arrests, beatings...

Myanmar protesters decry arrests,...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 12 2021

Military says dozens arrested over bombings

Myanmar beauty queen takes up arms against...

Myanmar beauty queen takes up arms against...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 12 2021

The time has come to fight back, Htar Htet Htet writes on Facebook

Myanmar arrests 39 over blasts, seeking...

Myanmar arrests 39 over blasts, seeking...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 12 2021

The UN human rights office said on Tuesday the military was showing no let-up in its efforts to consolidate...

India's Covid deaths cross 250,000-mark,...

India's Covid deaths cross...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 12 2021

Record 4,205 fatalities in 24hrs

Volunteers collect unclaimed ashes of...

NGO gathers ashes of India's unclaimed...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 12 2021

The ashes will be taken to Haridwar, on the banks of the Ganges in September, and perform a religious...

Magnitude 5.8 quake hits south of Philippine...

Magnitude 5.8 quake hits south of Philippine...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 12 2021

No risk of tsunami and damage unlikely, says seismology agency

Myanmar marks 100 days of junta rule...

Myanmar marks 100 days of junta rule...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

Security forces have killed 781 people since the coup, including 52 children, and 3,843 people are in...

China demands cancellation of UN meeting...

China demands cancellation of UN meeting...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

At least one million Uighurs and people from other mostly Muslim groups have been held in camps in China's...

Malaysia declares nationwide lockdown...

Lockdown across Malaysia as Covid cases...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

The new measures come just ahead of the Eid, making millions to forgo for a second year the tradition...

Myanmar reporters, activists arrested...

Myanmar reporters, activists arrested...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 11 2021

They had fled the army crackdown in Myanmar since the February 1 coup, during which dozens of journalists...

Thailand bans travellers from...

Thailand bans travellers from...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

The country has also banned travellers from Nepal and Pakistan

Myanmar coup: 100 days of turmoil

Myanmar coup: 100 days of turmoil

South-East Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

The generals stage a coup on February 1, detaining Nobel peace laureate Suu Kyi and her top allies in...

Thousands suspended at Myanmar universities...

Thousands suspended at Myanmar...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 10 2021

As of Monday, more than 11,100 academic and other staff had been suspended from colleges and universities...

Myanmar junta says no Asean envoy visit...

Myanmar: No Asean envoy visit until...

South-East Asia

Fri, May 7 2021

At least 769 people have been killed and nearly 3,700 detained in the military's crackdown on...