Subir Bhaumik

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Friday, 17 November 2017

Around 40 of the 110 heritage buildings listed in the "Architectural Guide Yangon" need urgent repairs and renovation, says Benjamin Bansal, one of its three authors.

Séverine Wemaere with iconic French actress Catherine Deneuve, the biggest attraction of Memory 2017.
Tuesday, 14 November 2017

The Memory Film Festival, whose fifth edition just concluded in Yangon, is 'about opening up minds", says Severine Wemaere, ...

Sunday, 5 November 2017

Burmese filmmakers, supported by those from Southeast Asian countries, on Saturday pitched for 'classification, rather than censorship' in the days ahead.

Saturday, 4 November 2017

Memory! Festival 2017 opened with a bang screening Tin Myint's 1950 classic Pyo Chit Lin that was restored this year.

Thursday, 26 October 2017

India has pitched for a coastal shipping agreement with Myanmar on the lines of the agreement it signed with Bangladesh.

Prime Minister of Bangladesh Sheikh Hasina
Friday, 22 September 2017

Loyalist bodyguards and counter-terrorism officials foiled an attempt on Bangladeshi Prime Minister Sheikh Hasina in late August.

Wednesday, 20 September 2017

The Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army ( ARSA) is a 'common enemy' of Bangladesh and Myanmar, says Hassan Toufiq Imam, political adviser to ...

Saturday, 9 September 2017

"Come what may, regardless of who likes us or not, we will report the truth," Aye Chan Naing, executive director of the Democratic Voice of Burma ...

R.K Shivachandra, convenor of 'Operationalising Act East Committee" of Manipur. Photo: Subir Bhaumik
Thursday, 7 September 2017

India talks of the 'Act East' policy but has done little so far to take up with Myanmar the issue of an easy visa regime.

Wednesday, 6 September 2017

India has emerged as the first responder to natural disasters and man-made conflicts in the extended neigbourhood, says Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi.