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Thai museum unveils 1,000-year-old artefacts...

Thai museum unveils 1,000-year-old artefacts...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 1 2021

The temple support beams boast exquisite carvings of the Hindu deities Indra and Yama that date back...

School's out for Myanmar students defying...

School's out for Myanmar students defying...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 1 2021

The junta has insisted schools open on Tuesday after a year's absence due to Covid-19

Malaysia imposes lockdown as Southeast...

Malaysia imposes nationwide...

South-East Asia

Tue, Jun 1 2021

Of almost 2,800 deaths from Covid-19 recorded in the country of 32 million since the start of the pandemic,...

No news on US journalist detained in...

No news on US journalist detained in...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 31 2021

Managing editor of news outlet Frontier Myanmar Danny Fenster, a US citizen, was detained on May 24

Southeast Asia's virus surge prompts...

Southeast Asia's virus surge prompts...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 31 2021

Some Southeast Asian countries had placed less emphasis on vaccine procurement than Western...

China allows couples to have 3...

China allows couples to have 3...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 31 2021

China's annual births have continued to plummet to a record low of 12 million in 2020

Myanmar's shadow govt allies with Chin...

Myanmar's shadow govt allies with Chin...

South-East Asia

Sun, May 30 2021

Several of Myanmar's rebel armed groups have condemned the military coup and the use of violence...

Vietnam detects hybrid of Indian and...

Vietnam detects new hybrid variant amid...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 29 2021

After successfully containing the virus for most of last year, Vietnam is grappling with a spike in infections...

Malaysia goes under lockdown from June...

Malaysia lockdown from June 1

World

Fri, May 28 2021

2,552 people died of Covid-19 in the country so far, where the daily fatalities are rising

Malaysia surpasses India in Covid-19...

Malaysia surpasses India in Covid cases...

South-East Asia

Fri, May 28 2021

Malaysia's ratio of infections to population, at more than 16,000 per million, is Southeast Asia's...

Myanmar excluded from WHO annual...

Myanmar excluded from WHO annual...

South-East Asia

Wed, May 26 2021

The military has killed more than 800 civilians in a crackdown on dissent, according to a local monitoring...

UN envoy still hopes to get to...

UN envoy still hopes to get to...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 25 2021

A meeting is scheduled to take place this week between the drafters of the text and the Asian...

Millions threatened as cyclone spells...

Millions threatened as cyclone spells...

Bangladesh

Tue, May 25 2021

The IFRC has allocated more than $254,000 to help Bangladesh Red Crescent take early lifesaving action...

Malaysia probes metro crash that injured...

Malaysia probes metro crash that injured...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 25 2021

Passengers were left battered and bruised after being thrown across carriages during the crash

Singapore provisionally approves 60-second...

Singapore approves 60-second Covid breathalyzer...

South-East Asia

Tue, May 25 2021

The breath analysis will be carried out alongside the current compulsory Covid-19 antigen rapid

US journalist detained in Myanmar while...

US journalist detained in Myanmar

South-East Asia

Mon, May 24 2021

Danny Fenster works for the news site Frontier Myanmar in Yangon

Myanmar junta leader casts doubt on...

Myanmar junta leader casts doubt on...

South-East Asia

Mon, May 24 2021

Officials in Bangladesh said efforts were underway to restart talks on the repatriation between Bangladesh...

Will India's Covid catastrophe hurt...

Will India's Covid catastrophe hurt...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 22 2021

India's Covid-19 tally rose to 26,289,290 with 257,299 new cases registered in the past 24hrs

Myanmar junta leader: Suu Kyi will soon...

Myanmar junta leader: Suu Kyi will soon...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 22 2021

Suu Kyi's next court appearance is due on Monday in the capital Naypyidaw

Myanmar ethnic army attacks jade mining...

Myanmar ethnic army attacks jade mining...

South-East Asia

Sat, May 22 2021

Since the coup, open conflict resumed between the army and the Kachin Independence Army

Malaysian police on the hunt for Bangladeshi...

Bangladeshi being hunted for murder...

South-East Asia

Fri, May 21 2021

The man identified as Joynal Abadin, is also a Bangladeshi national