• Friday, May 14, 2021
  • Last Update : 12:44 pm
Buddhist monks in Myanmar split on anti-junta...

Buddhist monks in Myanmar split on anti-junta...

South-East Asia

Thu, May 13 2021

The code of monastic life prohibits some 300,000 monks from voting or taking part in political...

Eight reported killed as Myanmar protests...

Eight killed as Myanmar protests aim...

South-East Asia

Sun, May 2 2021

The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners advocacy group says security forces have killed at...

Myanmar protesters raise voices to 'shake...

Myanmar protesters raise voices, more...

World

Sun, May 2 2021

The protests were on Sunday, coordinated with expatriate communities around the world

Millions face hunger as Myanmar crisis...

Millions face hunger as Myanmar crisis...

World

Thu, Apr 22 2021

Up to 3.4 million more people will struggle to afford food in the next three to six months

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

Asean calls summit on Myanmar crisis...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 20 2021

The National Unity Government has called for an invitation to the Asean meeting in Min Aung Hlaing's...

Port workers protest against misbehaviour...

Port workers protest against misbehaviour...

Nation

Thu, Apr 15 2021

The same day, the protesters claimed, a police constable assaulted another crane operator in the Nimtala...

Myanmar activists vow week of protests...

Myanmar activists vow week of...

South-East Asia

Tue, Apr 13 2021

The five-day New Year holidays, known as Thingyan, are usually celebrated with prayers, ritual cleaning...

Ousted Myanmar lawmakers urge UN Security...

Ousted Myanmar MPs urge UN to act

South-East Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

More than 600 people have been killed by security forces cracking down on protests against the coup

Myanmar military sentences 19 to death,...

Myanmar military sentences 19 to...

South-East Asia

Sat, Apr 10 2021

The military rulers said on Friday that it would hold elections within two years, the first timeframe...

Six lawmakers among 1,800 people from...

6 MPs among 1,800 people from Myanmar...

South-East Asia

Fri, Apr 9 2021

About 600 people have been killed by security forces as protests against the coup continue across the...

Myanmar activists hold shoe protests,...

Myanmar activists hold shoe...

South-East Asia

Thu, Apr 8 2021

Nearly 600 civilians have been killed by security forces in the turmoil since the junta seized power...

Protest erupts in Dhaka demanding lockdown...

Protest erupts in Dhaka demanding lockdown...

Dhaka

Wed, Apr 7 2021

Ride-sharing motorcyclists staged protests by blocking several thoroughfares in the capital

In pictures: Protest, violation, empty...

Lockdown: Not for everyone

Image Gallery

Mon, Apr 5 2021

Life in ever-bustling Dhaka city took a different turn on Monday, the first day of the seven-day nationwide...

Myanmar death toll tops 500 as protesters...

Myanmar crackdown death toll tops...

South-East Asia

Tue, Mar 30 2021

China and India have declined to condemn the coup and Russia has maintained its close ties with a pledge...

Home Minister: Won’t tolerate...

Home Minister: Won’t tolerate...

Bangladesh

Sun, Mar 28 2021

No one will be spared for committing violence, anarchy in the country, warns Asaduzzaman Khan Kamal

Troops fire at funeral as Myanmar mourns...

Myanmar: Troops fire at funeral

South-East Asia

Sun, Mar 28 2021

At least 114 reported killed by security forces on Saturday

5 shot dead as protesters clash with...

Fatal clash in Brahmanbaria

Nation

Sat, Mar 27 2021

On Friday, 5 people were killed in two separate incidents in Chittagong and Brahmanbaria during anti-Modi...

Myanmar frees 600 protesters detained...

Myanmar frees 600 protesters

South Asia

Wed, Mar 24 2021

The Assistance Association for Political Prisoners activist group says at least 275 people have been...

Myanmar activists hold candlelit protests...

Myanmar activists hold candlelit...

South-East Asia

Tue, Mar 23 2021

At least 261 people have been killed by security forces attempting to quell weeks of pro-democracy protests,...

Police officers hurt, vehicles set on...

Police officers hurt in violent protest...

Europe

Mon, Mar 22 2021

Thousands of demonstrators had converged on the city centre, ignoring Covid-19 restrictions

Thousands protest Europe virus curbs...

Thousands protest Europe coronavirus...

Europe

Sun, Mar 21 2021

The coronavirus has been spreading faster recently, with the number of new infections up globally by...