The Security Council is likely to hold closed consultations on the escalating situation in Myanmar, UN diplomats said Sunday
29 Mar 2021 11:35 AM
Large-scale protests have occurred daily in many cities and towns since Myanmar's military seized power
09 Mar 2021 12:16 PM
So, like Shakespeare’s tragic heroes, she may well ask if the price she paid for achieving her ambition was worth it?
05 Mar 2021 7:31 AM
The increasingly deadly violence could galvanise the international community, which has responded fitfully so far
04 Mar 2021 10:41 AM
Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to streets regularly over the past month to oppose the coup
01 Mar 2021 11:31 AM
The move, which takes effect immediately, applies to the military and entities controlled by the armed forces on both Facebook and Instagram
25 Feb 2021 11:31 AM
Suu Kyi, 75, spent nearly 15 years under house arrest for her efforts to end military rule
18 Feb 2021 12:16 AM
UN special rapporteur Tom Andrews said he feared the situation was spiralling out of control
17 Feb 2021 11:57 AM
Protesters seeking freedom for Aung San Suu Kyi and other party members detained by the military
11 Feb 2021 1:21 AM
The reason given for the transfer of power is voter fraud in the elections held last November, which must be the weakest excuse
02 Feb 2021 8:17 AM
In the capital, internet and phone access appeared to be blocked and barbed wire road blocks were set up across Yangon
01 Feb 2021 4:57 PM
The NLD won 346 seats in the combined lower and upper houses of the legislature, far above the 322 needed to secure a majority
13 Nov 2020 1:02 PM
Suu Kyi's party has lost the cooperation of many ethnic minority parties, which are popular in their border-area homelands
07 Nov 2020 3:22 PM
The electoral outcome is bound to leave a heavy imprint on Myanmar’s place on the chequerboard of Asia’s power politics
12 Oct 2020 11:21 PM
A long-time political prisoner before coming to power, Suu Kyi was once admired for her non-violent struggle against Myanmar’s military rule
11 Sep 2020 9:18 AM
Bangladesh and Myanmar signed a repatriation deal two years ago, but virtually no refugees have been returned to date.
16 Dec 2019 1:48 PM
'Regrettably The Gambia has placed before the court a misleading and incomplete picture of the situation in Rakhine state,' Suu Kyi said.
12 Dec 2019 10:47 AM
Office of Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel peace prize laureate, has said she will lead her country's defence personally.
06 Dec 2019 3:29 PM
Amnesty International said it was revoking Ambassador of Conscience Award it gave Suu Kyi in 2009 while she was still under house arrest.
13 Nov 2018 11:04 AM
Colonial rulers in India enacted the OSA in 1889 and later in 1923. But while Britain reformed its law in 1989, India did not.
14 Oct 2018 2:12 AM