Around 3,000 people fled through the jungle to seek safety across the border in Thailand after the weekend strikes
31 Mar 2021 11:15 AM
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
Hundreds of thousands of people have taken to streets regularly over the past month to oppose the coup
01 Mar 2021 11:31 AM
UN special rapporteur Tom Andrews said he feared the situation was spiralling out of control
17 Feb 2021 11:57 AM
The U.S. Embassy called on the military to give up power, restore the democratically elected government and release those detained
07 Feb 2021 11:13 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
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
The 34-year-old has brought home a world trophy every year ever since returning from a professional stint in the UK in 2014.
15 Sep 2019 5:08 PM
Pankaj, vying for his 22nd world title, will play in a repeat of last year's final against Nay Thway Oo of Myanmar.
15 Sep 2019 11:29 AM
Heavy rains led to a major landslide at the Ma-lat mountain. People, houses and vehicles were caught in the mud discharge.
12 Aug 2019 8:59 AM
‘We are working together with local authorities helping the people and providing food,’ said the department’s director, Phyu Lai Lai Htun.
15 Jul 2019 3:20 PM
UN investigators have separately called for the prosecution of top Myanmar generals for 'genocide'.
27 Jun 2019 9:37 PM
The 26-year-old librarian at MIU, his profile picture black with an insignia of death, detailed how he had been bullied by colleagues.
25 Jun 2019 4:52 PM
Reuters has said the two men did not commit any crime and had called for their release.
07 May 2019 9:45 AM
Myanmar security forces shot dead at least six people in the perturbed western state of Rakhine for their links with rebel Arakan Army.
03 May 2019 10:19 AM
A Myanmar court on Tuesday sentenced a prominent ethnic Rakhine leader to 20 years in jail for treason, a verdict likely to intensify anger.
19 Mar 2019 3:01 PM
Myanmar has postponed a planned visit by the UN refugee chief to Rakhine state
15 Jan 2019 4:06 PM
No country, organisation or group has the 'right to interfere in and make decisions over sovereignty of a country', report said.
24 Sep 2018 2:17 PM
A judge on Monday found two Reuters journalists guilty of breaching the law on state secrets and sentenced them to seven years in prison.
09 Sep 2018 1:57 PM