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Hundreds rally against Myanmar police...

Hundreds rally against Myanmar police...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 24 2019

The child was allegedly raped at a nursery school in Myanmar’s capital, Naypyidaw, in May

Myanmar army shelling kills three in...

Myanmar army shelling kills three in...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 3 2019

Tens of thousands of people have been displaced across Rakhine since clashes began in December last...

'We are hostages': Two years on, Rohingya...

'We are hostages': Two years on, Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Aug 25 2019

'We are stuck in the middle of their fight'

Myanmar, Bangladesh agree to start Rohingya...

Myanmar, Bangladesh agree to start Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Thu, Aug 15 2019

A total of 3,540 refugees have been cleared for return by Myanmar from a list of more than 22,000 names...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in...

Myanmar rebels storm police base in...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 11 2019

The Information Ministry said around 200 insurgents stormed a police headquarters in Mrauk U before being...

Myanmar army: Six Rohingya killed in...

Myanmar army: Six Rohingya killed in...

South Asia

Fri, Apr 5 2019

The United Nations has accused the army of 'genocidal intent' in cracking down on the Muslim...

‘Helicopter attack kills five Rohingyas,...

‘Helicopter attack kills five Rohingyas,...

South Asia

Thu, Apr 4 2019

The latest incident occurred in a valley in Buthidaung township, near a village that was home to Rohingya...

UN draws up plans to ‘facilitate’ Rohingya...

UN draws up plans to ‘facilitate’ Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sat, Mar 23 2019

A document drawn up by the World Food Programme (WFP), the UN's food aid arm, shows the agency has...

Six killed in Myanmar's Rakhine state...

Six killed in Myanmar's Rakhine state...

South Asia

Fri, Mar 22 2019

Clashes took place in Buthidaung township in the northern part of Rakhine late on Thursday shortly after...

Six wounded in firing as Myanmar soldiers...

Six wounded in firing as Myanmar soldiers...

South Asia

Tue, Mar 19 2019

The military said insurgents attacked a military convoy approaching Mrauk U before retreating into houses...

Myanmar military court to probe Rohingya...

Myanmar military court to probe Rohingya...

South Asia

Mon, Mar 18 2019

The court comprising a major-general and two colonels will investigate events in western Myanmar's...

ARSA condemns violence in refugee camps...

ARSA condemns violence in refugee camps...

South Asia

Wed, Mar 13 2019

The government calls them terrorists and says sweeping military action in the western state of...

Thousands rally in Myanmar's biggest...

Thousands rally in Myanmar's biggest...

South Asia

Wed, Feb 27 2019

Protesters gathered in the centre of Yangon to hear speeches by veteran democracy activists while singers...

In Myanmar, new parties challenge Suu...

New parties challenge Suu Kyi's grip...

South Asia

Thu, Feb 14 2019

The NLD swept to power in a landslide in 2015, winning a comfortable majority in parliament despite 25%...

Myanmar police use rubber bullets, tear...

Myanmar police use rubber bullets, tear...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 12 2019

Organisers said at least 3,000 people had gathered on the Union Day holiday in Loikaw

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

Facebook targets 'dangerous' armed groups...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 5 2019

The Arakan Army, the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army, Kachin Independence Army and the Ta’ang...

Jailed Reuters journalists appeal to...

Jailed Reuters journalists appeal to...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 1 2019

Wa Lone, 32, and Kyaw Soe Oo, 28, were jailed for seven years after being convicted in September in a...

Unicef boss urges Myanmar to enact Kofi...

Unicef boss urges Myanmar to enact Kofi...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 28 2019

About 730,000 Rohingya have fled Rakhine state, in western Myanmar, since a military crackdown in 2017...

UN: Aid curbs in Myanmar's Rakhine impact...

UN: Aid curbs in Myanmar's Rakhine impact...

South Asia

Thu, Jan 24 2019

The Rakhine State government this month blocked non-governmental organisations and UN agencies from travelling...

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine...

The insurgents plunging Myanmar's Rakhine...

South Asia

Tue, Jan 15 2019

The United Nations says fighting between the Myanmar military and Arakan Army, which recruits from among...

UN calls for 'rapid and unimpeded' aid...

UN calls for 'rapid and unimpeded' aid...

South Asia

Mon, Jan 14 2019

Fighting has forced about 5,000 people to flee from their homes and take shelter in monasteries and communal...