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Myanmar has all ingredients for civil war: ASEAN chair

More than 1,400 people have been killed in a crackdown on dissent by security forces, following last year's coup. (Reuters) Myanma...

Hun Sen set for Myanmar visit as envoy warns of looming ci...

Myanmar's military has suggested Hun Sen will not be able to meet detained civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi during his visit [File: S...

India faces double drugs threat from Afghanistan, Myanmar

An Afghan man tends to a poppy field in 2014. Political upheaval in Afghanistan and Myanmar last year is threatening n...

‘A normal tactic’: Myanmar’s aid workers vow to press on d...

Smokes and flames billow from vehicles in Kayah state, Myanmar, after an attack by the junta on Christmas Eve. Aid workers believe th...

Telenor to divest Wave Money, exit Myanmar mobile banking

Telenor's sale of its stake in Wave Money will be the largest fintech deal in Myanmar since Senior Gen. Min Aung Hlaing took p...

'We recognise the human rights and citizen rights of the R...

General Twan Mrat Naing Reuters file photo The Arakan or the Rakhine state of Myanmar is a close neighbour of Bangladesh and...

As US cries ‘genocide’ at China for Xinjiang, its silence...

Rohingya children wait for food aid at a refugee camp in Bangladesh in 2017 after fleeing the violence in Myanmar. Photo: AP Why h...

More bodies found after landslide at Myanmar jade mine, sc...

Rescuers are seen after a landslide at a jade mine in the Hpakant area of Kachin State, Myanmar. Photo: Reuters Rescuers in northe...

Myanmar’s NUG warns coup-coddling foreign businesses

Anti-coup protesters show their support for Myanmar's National Unity Government. Photo: Jose Lopes Amaral / NurPhoto via AFP YANGO...

Luxury jewellers risk funding military abuses in Myanmar:...

A ruby cutter inspects a ruby at his work place in Mogkok on February 28, 2014 [File: Soe Zeya Tun/ Reuters] An anti-corruption gr...

Shringla to visit Myanmar, in first outreach to military r...

Foreign Secretary Harsh Shringla   | Photo Credit: Srikrishnan P.C. To discuss security concerns, humanitarian aid and d...

Myanmar court postpones verdict in Aung San Suu Kyi trial

Aung San Suu Kyi's supporters say the cases against her are baseless and designed to end her political career [File: Ann Wang/Reuters...

Nobel laureate faces two years in jail after being sentenc...

A pro-democracy activist holds a picture of Aung San Suu Kyi during a protest in Tokyo last week. Photograph: Philip Fong/AFP/Ge...

Widening US sanctions make it harder to invest in Myanmar,...

Few expect the sanctions declared on Dec 10 to change the status quo in Myanmar's political crisis.PHOTO: REUTERS BANGKOK - Top Un...

As Covid-19 case hits Blinken trip, Myanmar may offer path...

Thai PM Prayuth Chan-ocha. Photo: Reuters The cancellation of a visit by US Secretary of State Antony Blinken to Thailand&nbs...

Hundreds seek safety in Thailand after Myanmar junta clash...

A Thai government official in Tak province said 700 people had crossed the border, and would be given food and shelter. (Reuters)...

Myanmar journalist reported to have died in military custo...

Ko Soe Naing is the first journalist known to have died in custody since the army seized power in February [Reporters Without Borde...

Myanmars divided state leaves thousands of its people in t...

More than ten months after the coup and a protracted conflict that has produced a political and military stalemate, the struggle in Mya...

U.S. weighing more action on Myanmar, 'genocide' label: Bl...

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken, left, is hosted by Malaysian Foreign Minister Saifuddin Abdullah on Dec. 15. (Photo co...

Myanmar shadow government approves crypto as official curr...

Myanmar's National Unity Government (NUG) has approved the use of a stablecoin called Tether as official currency [File: Shannon Stap...

Cost of war: Myanmar rebels crowdfund resistance to milita...

Protesters take part in a demonstration against the military coup in Yangon on July 3, 2021. (Photo by STR / AFP) (AFP) Bangkok, T...