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European Union urges Myanmar to protect...

European Union urges Myanmar to protect...

World

Mon, Jul 3 2017

The three reporters were accused of breaching the colonial-era Unlawful Associations Act after covering...

Myanmar security adviser arrives in...

Myanmar security adviser arrives in...

Foreign Affairs

Sun, Jul 2 2017

Rohingya repatriation is expected to be a key issue in Myanmar National Security Adviser U Thaung Tun's...

Myanmar aid worker murdered in latest...

Myanmar aid worker murdered in latest...

South Asia

Sat, Jul 1 2017

Most killings have targeted local leaders or other suspected collaborators with the state

Myanmar will refuse entry to UN investigators...

Myanmar will refuse entry to UN investigators...

Asia Pacific

Fri, Jun 30 2017

'If they are going to send someone with regards to the fact-finding mission, then there’s no reason for...

Officials: Detained Myanmar journalists...

Officials: Detained Myanmar journalists...

World

Wed, Jun 28 2017

Suu Kyi has not spoken out against increasingly frequent arrests of reporters and activists

A second look at China's OBOR...

A second look at China's OBOR...

Economy

Sun, Jun 18 2017

Bangladesh and India must learn from the experience of their regional neighbours in their dealings with...

UNHRC urges Myanmar to protect detained...

UNHRC urges Myanmar to protect detained...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Myanmar's ambassador in Geneva, Htin Lynn, did not directly address the issue of the detained children,...

Minister: Rohingyas can become a threat...

Minister: Rohingyas can become a threat...

Bangladesh

Thu, Jun 15 2017

Bangladesh is facing lots of problems because of the Rohingya refugees, he says

Myanmar anti-Islam monk barred from...

Myanmar anti-Islam monk barred from...

South Asia

Tue, Jun 13 2017

Last month Myanmar’s top Buddhist authority officially banned the ultra-nationalist Ma Ba Tha movement...

Bangladesh 6th on climate risk

Bangladesh 6th on climate risk

Environment

Sat, Jun 10 2017

Bangladesh lost 0.732% of its GDP in last 20 years due to extreme weather events

Myanmar bars Rakhine documentary from...

Myanmar bars Rakhine documentary from...

World

Fri, Jun 9 2017

Northern Rakhine become a hotbed of violence again in October 2016 when the military launched a bloody...

Bodies, debris found in search for missing...

Bodies, debris found in search for missing...

South Asia

Thu, Jun 8 2017

Three bodies, including two adults and a child, were found some 35 km from the southern coastal town...

Debris from Myanmar military plane carrying...

Debris from Myanmar military plane carrying...

South Asia

Wed, Jun 7 2017

More than a dozen children were believed to be among the passengers on the plane travelling from the...

Myanmar police arrest journalists over...

Myanmar police arrest journalists over...

World

Tue, Jun 6 2017

Free speech advocates have criticised the law, and several journalists said they plan to wear armbands...

Yangon authorities sue Muslims for praying...

Yangon authorities sue Muslims for praying...

World

Mon, Jun 5 2017

'It’s our mosque as well as our school. We don’t know when it will be reopened'

Unicef: 1.3m children in 3 countries...

Unicef: 1.3m children in 3 countries...

South Asia

Fri, Jun 2 2017

UNICEF ramps up aid delivery for children and families affected by severe weather in Sri Lanka, Bangladesh...

Indian rights lawyer to lead UN probe...

Indian rights lawyer to lead UN probe...

South Asia

Tue, May 30 2017

Myanmar diplomats have rejected the move as 'not acceptable' and 'not in harmony with the situation on...

Facebook ban of anti-Muslim slur sparks...

Facebook ban of anti-Muslim slur sparks...

South Asia

Mon, May 29 2017

Some users said they were even blocked after writing other words that include the same sound in the Burmese...

Secession fears cloud Myanmar peace...

Secession fears cloud Myanmar peace...

World

Mon, May 29 2017

Myanmar, scarred by some of the world’s longest-running civil wars, has dozens of ethnic minorities,...

China-backed militia new powerbrokers...

China-backed militia new powerbrokers...

South Asia

Fri, May 26 2017

In March, China held military drills in a show of strength after thousands of refugees poured across...

Myanmar opens fresh round of peace...

Myanmar opens fresh round of peace...

South Asia

Wed, May 24 2017

Delegates seek to revive country's faltering peace process amid some of the worst violence in years