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With an eye on China, India gifts submarine to Myanmar

Aung San Suu Kyi, left, Myanmar's de facto leader, and Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi are strengthening their countries' defense...

Students face prosecution for protest against Rakhine govt...

Police have opened a case against four students under the Sedition Law for staging a protest against the Rakhine State government and t...

Myanmar should use COVID crisis to end 30 years of crony c...

A supporter of the NLD, pictured on Oct. 2 in Yangon: the last thing Myanmar needs is business as usual  Myanmar's government...

Myanmar’s Rohingya crisis exposes ASEAN weaknesses: Report

The Association of Southeast Asian Nations (ASEAN) has failed to respond effectively to the Rohingya crisis in Myanmar thanks to a lack...

Myanmar Navy showcases newly acquired submarine in Fleet E...

The Myanmar Navy – Tamadaw Yay – has publicly displayed its lone submarine at its ongoing Fleet Exercise 2020 (Exercise &ls...

Upcoming Myanmar elections a litmus test for NLD’s economi...

Aung San Suu Kyi  The 2020 Myanmar general election is scheduled to be held on November 8. The last election was held in Nove...

Myanmar opposition vows to break Suu Kyi's spell over vote...

Thet Thet Khine, left, leader of the People's Pioneer Party, and Ko Ko Gyi, right, head of People's Party, will challenge&n...

Hopeless plight of Myanmar’s remaining Rohingya exposed

The Rohingya genocide in the western state of Rakhine in Myanmar saw more than 1 million people flee from their homes across the border...

With an eye on China, India hands over submarine to Myanma...

In a major move that comes amidst the ongoing military confrontation in eastern Ladakh, India has handed over one of its diesel-electri...

1.1 million in Myanmar's Rakhine barred from voting

More than 1.1 million voters in Myanmar's western Rakhine state will be disenfranchised in upcoming national polls, according to data r...

Myanmar military calls in jets to attack Arakan Army in Ra...

Clashes broke out between the Myanmar military and the Arakan Army (AA) in mountains near Aungtharzi Village in Rakhine State’s R...

Myanmar Army transfers officers to police on Bangladesh bo...

A truck carrying military personnel and border guard police in northern Rakhine State Fifty-one Myanmar military officers have bee...

Myanmar election fought on Facebook where hate speech is r...

A trishaw driver with flags of the National League for Democracy on his bicycle waits for his customer in Yangon, Myanmar, October 2...

As Covid-19 infections climb, Myanmar's election machinery...

With its biggest city locked down, factories shut, coronavirus infection rates climbing by some 1,000 or more every day and death toll...

Shipping giant to stop using Myanmar’s military-owned port

The world’s largest shipping company, Maersk, will cut ties with the military-owned ports in Myanmar this month over allegations...

Rohingya living in ‘open prison’ in Myanmar: Human Rights...

Approximately 130,000 Rohingya Muslims who remain in refugee camps in Myanmar’s conflict-torn Rakhine state live under “squ...

Myanmar military and Arakan Army suffer casualties in heav...

Fresh clashes broke out in Rakhine State’s Rathedaung Township between Myanmar’s military (the Tatmadaw) and the Arakan Arm...

Ta'ang rebels shell Myanmar’s troops in northern Shan Stat...

A battalion belonging to Myanmar’s military and a people’s militia office in Shan State was shelled by the Ta’ang Nat...

Indian Army chief, foreign sec to seal shipping agreement...

On the eve of Myanmar general elections, Indian Army chief General MM Naravane and foreign secretary Harsh Shringla are headed towards...

Ethnic identifiers in Myanmar election app criticized

A Sweden-based organization that promotes democracy and assists in organizing elections said Thursday it is not responsible for a smart...

Bangladesh deploys troops on Myanmar’s border

The Bangladeshi military has deployed troops in Cox’s Bazar District in southeastern Bangladesh along Myanmar’s border, acc...