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‘Bangladesh is in an extremely difficult...

‘Bangladesh is in an extremely difficult...

Mazher Mir

Fri, May 17 2019

Mazher Mir talks to Steve Ross, a senior adviser and program director at the Richardson Center, about...

Suu Kyi tries to save face with Myanmar...

Suu Kyi tries to save face with Myanmar...

South Asia

Thu, May 9 2019

Nobel Laureate Suu Kyi - already seen as a pariah by many for perceived complicity in the Rohingya's...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi courts investment...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi courts investment...

South Asia

Fri, Feb 22 2019

Rakhine, a vast stretch of arable land covering Myanmar's western flank, with off-shore oil and gas...

Myanmar picks panel to reform army-scripted...

Myanmar picks panel to reform army-scripted...

South Asia

Tue, Feb 19 2019

Suu Kyi's party has promised to reform the controversial document

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 Suu Kyi's party clashes with...

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party clashes with...

South Asia

Wed, Jan 30 2019

With another election looming in 2020, analysts see Tuesday’s move as an effort to shore up support...

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party proposes ‘committee’...

Myanmar Suu Kyi's party proposes ‘committee’...

Middle East

Tue, Jan 29 2019

The constitution also blocks Suu Kyi from becoming president as it contains a prohibition on presidential...

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open...

Suu Kyi to investors: Myanmar is open...

World

Mon, Jan 28 2019

Suu Kyi touted Myanmar’s economic potential, its attractive geographical location, expanding domestic...

How likely are Myanmar’s generals to...

How likely are Myanmar’s generals to...

Azeem Ibrahim

Mon, Jan 28 2019

For Aung San Suu Kyi, it’s now or never

City of London moves to revoke award...

City of London moves to revoke award...

South Asia

Sat, Jan 12 2019

The corporation said it would write to Suu Kyi to tell her about its move and will consider her response...

Lost idol: New wave of Myanmar youth...

Lost idol: New wave of Myanmar youth...

South Asia

Thu, Dec 27 2018

Activists say the civilian government has also become increasingly authoritarian

Myanmar army pauses operations in north...

Myanmar army pauses operations in north...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 22 2018

Suu Kyi prioritised ending the conflicts on coming to power in 2016, but talks have failed to make significant...

A plea for justice

A plea for justice

Nurul Islam , Kyaw Win

Wed, Dec 19 2018

The UN General Assembly must fully fund the new investigative mechanism for the Rohingya to get...

South Korea foundation scraps award...

South Korea foundation scraps award...

South Asia

Tue, Dec 18 2018

The foundation was set up in 1994 to commemorate the 1980 pro-democracy uprising in Gwangju, which ended...

Mahathir: Asean must press Suu Kyi over...

Mahathir: Asean must press Suu Kyi over...

South Asia

Mon, Dec 17 2018

Over 720,000 Rohingyas entered Bangladesh fleeing the violence thaterupted in Myanmar in 2017

A glimmer of hope?

A glimmer of hope?

Editorial

Sun, Dec 2 2018

There is still hope for Myanmar, as more of its youth population is now speaking out against Suu Kyi’s...

Suu Kyi calls for peace in speech which...

Suu Kyi calls for peace in speech which...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Her speech at the Kathmandu meeting, backed by the Universal Peace Foundation, came a day after Paris...

Even if your voice shakes

Even if your voice shakes

Abak Hussain

Sat, Dec 1 2018

Young activists in Myanmar aren’t staying silent anymore

Lost idol: New wave of Myanmar youth...

New wave of Myanmar youth activists...

South Asia

Sat, Dec 1 2018

At stake is the future of Myanmar’s transition towards democracy after years of military rule

Rights groups: Nepal should raise Rohingya...

Rights groups: Nepal should raise Rohingya...

World

Thu, Nov 29 2018

Her two-day visit to Nepal commences Thursday

Rohingya crisis besieges Suu Kyi at...

Rohingya crisis besieges Suu Kyi at...

Asia Pacific

Thu, Nov 15 2018

The diplomatic siege deepened on Wednesday when US Vice President Mike Pence told Suu Kyi the violence...