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Suu Kyi's Myanmar election win fails to excite foreign inv...

Aung San Suu Kyi's fervid supporters show a clear contrast from the cool attitude of western media and human rights organization...

The world must hold ‘democratic’ Myanmar to account

The Rohingya people have faced sustained persecution in Myanmar since it gained independence in 1948. At the core of this discriminatio...

Former First Lady is tipped to become Myanmar’s first fema...

Myanmar's state counselor Aung San Suu Kyi and former first lady Su Su Lwin (R) Myanmar’s ruling National League for Democra...

Myanmar’s submarine: Implications for Bangladesh

The Bay of Bengal forms the north-eastern part of the Indian Ocean, bounded on the west and north-west by India, on the north by Bangla...

Rohingyas have no reason to celebrate Suu Kyi's election v...

The Aung San Suu Kyi-led National League for Democracy (NLD) has confirmed its majority in the just concluded national elections of Mya...

Proportion of women in Myanmar’s legislatures rises follow...

The proportion of lawmakers elected to the national and subnational legislatures who are women increased in Myanmar’s Nov. 8 gene...

Why more women are joining Myanmar’s Arakan Army

Dozens of women in military uniforms, some gripping rifles, sing cadence as they march in formation in the mountainous borderlands of M...

Myanmar military ready to work with Arakan Army on Rakhine...

Myanmar’s military or Tatmadaw has welcomed the Arakan Army’s (AA) proposal to hold elections before the end of December in...

UAE, Myanmar to establish diplomatic ties

UAE's permanent representative to the United Nations in New York, Lana Zaki Nusseibeh The United Arab Emirates (UAE) and the Repub...

Myanmar poll: Despite controversy, all signs point to reso...

Supporters of the National League for Democracy party hold posters with the image of Myanmar state counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi in Yan...

Japan’s Kirin suspends payments to Myanmar military firm

The Japanese beverages firm Kirin has suspended dividend payments to a tentacular Myanmar business conglomerate linked to the country&r...

New species of primate identified in Myanmar – and is alre...

In a rare find, scientists have identified a new species of primate, a lithe tree-dweller living in the forests of central Myanmar with...

Myanmar's smooth election disguises systemic failure

Supporters of the NLD celebrate election victory in Mandalay on Nov. 9: the political fallout may contradict the electoral results. P...

Two Muslim MPs win in Myanmar election

After five years without a single Muslim MP, Myanmar is in need of someone to help fight for the rights of oppressed minorities, says S...

Election brings Suu Kyi and military closer together

Gone are the days when Myanmar’s National League for Democracy (NLD) confronted the military with demands for a return to civilia...

Local ethnic party beats ruling NLD in Rakhine state in ge...

The locally popular Arakan National Party (ANP) has defeated the ruling National League for Democracy in Rakhine State, taking a majori...

Suu Kyi's NLD claims to have won majority in Myanmar elect...

Supporters of the National League for Democracy hold flags and a picture of Aung San Suu Kyi outside the party's headq...

Myanmar’s Suu Kyi forecast to triumph in coronavirus-hit ‘...

Supporters of the National League for Democracy in a motorcade pass supporters of the opposition Union Solidarity and Development Par...

Myanmar BGP guns down Bangladeshi man in Teknaf

A Bangladeshi man has been gunned down by the Border Guard Police (BGP) of Myanmar near Teknaf Upazila of Cox's Bazar.  Mohammed...

Myanmar ‘undermining lifeblood of democracy’ before polls

Myanmar's upcoming election has been widely criticised for failing to meet a host of international democratic standards as anti-Mus...

Myanmar’s election in 500 words

Supporters of the governing National League for Democracy (NLD) party take part in a campaign rally [Shwe Paw Mya Tin/Reuters] Mya...