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Myanmar junta: No negotiations with...

'No negotiations with Myanmar coup...

South-East Asia

Sat, Oct 23 2021

On Friday a spokesman for a military-aligned party urged on junta leader to open dialogue with coup opponents...

Singapore removes Bangladesh from travel...

Bangladesh-Singapore flights resume...

South-East Asia

Sat, Oct 23 2021

Singapore barred entry from Bangladesh, three more South Asian countries on April 30

Myanmar rejects Asean decision to exclude...

Myanmar bins Asean junta leader...

South-East Asia

Fri, Oct 22 2021

On October 15, the junta leader was sidelined from attending the bloc's next summit  

Outgoing UN envoy says Myanmar has spiraled...

UN envoy: Myanmar in civil war

World

Fri, Oct 22 2021

The chance to return to democracy is disappearing and signaling that further targeted sanctions could...

Indonesia jails dog meat trader in landmark...

Indonesia jails dog meat trader

South-East Asia

Thu, Oct 21 2021

While dogs are widely viewed as unclean and are rarely kept as pets in Indonesia their meat remains a...

US official: Singapore has financial...

'Singapore capable of pressurizing...

World

Thu, Oct 21 2021

The wealthy city-state has been Myanmar's biggest source of foreign investment in...

Tradition vs credibility: Inside the...

Inside the SE Asian meet that snubbed...

World

Tue, Oct 19 2021

Myanmar crackdown on dissent killed more than 1,000, NGO says

Myanmar re-arrests many after freeing...

Myanmar re-arrests many after freeing...

South-East Asia

Tue, Oct 19 2021

State television announced on Monday over 5,600 people arrested or wanted over anti-coup protests would...

Myanmar to free over 5,600 jailed for...

Myanmar to release over 5,600...

South-East Asia

Mon, Oct 18 2021

Myanmar has been mired in chaos since the coup, with over 1,100 civilians killed in a bloody crackdown...

Thai Airways to resume Bangkok-Dhaka...

Thai Airways to resume Dhaka flights...

Bangladesh

Sun, Oct 17 2021

Scheduled Thai Airways flights on the route have remained suspended since March 2020 due to the...

Asean excludes Myanmar junta leader...

Myanmar junta leader omitted from Asean...

World

Sat, Oct 16 2021

The move marks a shift for the bloc, which has traditionally favoured a policy of engagement and...

Bali earthquake kills three, injures...

Bali earthquake kills three

World

Sat, Oct 16 2021

A landslide triggered by the quake killed two of the victims another was killed by falling debris, say...

11 Indonesian scouts dead in river trek...

11 Indonesian scouts die in river...

South-East Asia

Fri, Oct 15 2021

River trekking is banned for children and teenagers during the rainy season, which starts in late November...

Asean ministers meet to discuss stuttering...

Asean ministers meet to discuss...

South-East Asia

Fri, Oct 15 2021

The junta's failure to cease hostilities, allow humanitarian access and start dialogue with all parties...

Asean to discuss excluding Myanmar junta...

Asean to discuss omitting Myanmar junta...

South-East Asia

Thu, Oct 14 2021

Malaysia, Singapore and Indonesia indicate they are in favour of excluding Min Aung Hlaing from the October...

Death toll in Philippines storm rises...

Death toll in Philippines storm rises...

South-East Asia

Thu, Oct 14 2021

A total of 14 people have been reported missing

30 junta soldiers killed in northwestern...

30 junta soldiers killed in

South-East Asia

Wed, Oct 13 2021

In the last four months alone, around 1,500 troops have been killed in ambushes by civilian resistance...

British American Tobacco withdraws from...

British American Tobacco withdraws from...

South-East Asia

Tue, Oct 12 2021

The decision was taken having evaluated the long-term operational and commercial viability of its Myanmar...

Ousted Myanmar president describes first...

Ex-Myanmar president recalls start of...

South-East Asia

Tue, Oct 12 2021

Win Myint -- a longtime ally of Suu Kyi -- faces a raft of charges, including incitement and...

11 dead in Philippines storm

Philippines storm kills 11

South-East Asia

Tue, Oct 12 2021

The Philippines is hit by an average of 20 storms and typhoons every year

Myanmar junta jails ousted Rakhine chief...

Ousted Rakhine chief minister jailed...

South-East Asia

Sun, Oct 10 2021

U Nyi Pu was charged with sedition under the Penal Code soon after the junta’s February 1