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Myanmar people gather for refreshement at a teashop in Yangon on August 31, 2018 many hangout to chat and browse facebook with their mobile phone. Photo: Sai Aung Main/AFP
Saturday, 1 September 2018

Baffled, hurt or indignant, many inside Myanmar are struggling to digest a week of opprobrium heaped on their country by the UN and even ...

Myanmar soldiers and fireman use a boat to help residents cross a flooded area due to raising waters from the Swar Chaung dam, in Yedashe City, Bago Region, near Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 30 August 2018. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
Friday, 31 August 2018

Rescuers in boats negotiated muddy waters on Thursday to reach thousands stranded in central Myanmar after a dam overflowed, ...

Friday, 31 August 2018

Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi should have resigned as Myanmar's de facto leader over last year's brutal army campaign against the Rohingya, ...

Thursday, 30 August 2018

Norway's Nobel Institute said Wednesday it had no intention of withdrawing its Peace Prize from Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi after a damning ...

Thursday, 30 August 2018

Monsoon rains caused a central Myanmar dam to overflow early Wednesday, inundating about 100 villages and blocking the country's biggest highway, ...

Thursday, 30 August 2018

Myanmar Wednesday rejected the findings of a UN investigation alleging genocide by its military against the Rohingya, after the US and other ...

(File) United States Ambassador to the UN, Nikki Haley, addresses a Security Council meeting on the situation in Syria at United Nations headquarters in New York, New York, USA, 14 April 2018. Photo: Jason Szenes/EPA
Wednesday, 29 August 2018

Several countries, including the United States, called Tuesday for Myanmar military leaders accused of orchestrating the repression of ...

The facebook logo. Photo: EPA
Tuesday, 28 August 2018

Facebook's ban of Myanmar's military leaders marks a new step for the leading social network against state "actors" -- and raises thorny questions on ...

Monday, 27 August 2018

A Myanmar court postponed its ruling Monday on whether two Reuters journalists violated a state secrets law while reporting on a massacre of ...

Detained Reuters journalist Wa Lone (C), 31, is escorted by police as he leaves the court after the final argument of his trial in Yangon, Myanmar, 20 August 2018. Photo: Nyeini Chan Naing/EPA
Monday, 27 August 2018

Two Reuters journalists in Myanmar face a ruling today that could see them each jailed for up to 14 years, a landmark case that ignited ...

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