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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...

Pence tells Suu Kyi persecution of Rohingya...

Pence tells Suu Kyi persecution of Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Wed, Nov 14 2018

Suu Kyi responded that people have different views

Mahathir slams Suu Kyi over Rohingya...

Mahathir slams Suu Kyi over Rohingya...

South Asia

Tue, Nov 13 2018

The Rohingya crisis has dulled the diplomatic niceties that traditionally govern gatherings of the 10-member...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Amnesty’s...

Aung San Suu Kyi stripped of Amnesty’s...

South Asia

Mon, Nov 12 2018

The secretary general of the global rights body, Kumi Naidoo, wrote to Suu Kyi on November to inform...

The never-ending Rohingya genocide

The never-ending Rohingya genocide

Azeem Ibrahim

Sun, Nov 4 2018

Can we expect a change of course from the international community regarding the Rohingya?

Myanmar by-elections a test for leader...

Myanmar by-elections a test for leader...

South Asia

Fri, Nov 2 2018

Suu Kyi swept to power pledging that a peace process to end Myanmar's myriad ethnic conflicts was...

Suu Kyi promises 'transparency' over...

Suu Kyi promises 'transparency' over...

South Asia

Mon, Oct 8 2018

A brutal military campaign that started last year drove more than 700,000 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar...

Suu Kyi becomes first person stripped...

Suu Kyi stripped of honorary Canadian...

South Asia

Wed, Oct 3 2018

The move was made official after Canada's Senate voted to revoke the symbolic honor

British FM to see centre of Rohingya...

British FM to see centre of Rohingya...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 20 2018

Suu Kyi is in a power-sharing agreement with the military, which controls a quarter of parliament's...

UK Foreign Secretary to meet Suu Kyi...

UK Foreign Secretary to meet Suu Kyi...

World

Wed, Sep 19 2018

Britain will increase its support to gather evidence for Rohingya victims who have suffered sexual violence...

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed...

UN probe: Myanmar army should be removed...

South Asia

Tue, Sep 18 2018

Myanmar only recently emerged from almost a half century of military junta rule and Aung San Suu Kyi's...

Suu Kyi once again blames Bangladesh...

Suu Kyi once again blames Bangladesh...

South Asia

Thu, Sep 13 2018

She, however, admitted in hindsight that the Rohingya situation could have been handled better

US senators urge Pompeo to press for...

US senators urge Pompeo to press for...

North America

Wed, Sep 12 2018

Six Democrats and five Republicans wrote a letter to Secretary of State Mike Pompeo on Tuesday urging...