Rohingya children play at the Kutupalong refugee camp in Ukhia on September 13, 2019. Photo: Munir Uz Zaman/AFP
18 September 2019
UN human rights experts have raised new concerns about the treatment of Rohingya refugees...
Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
18 September 2019
UN investigators called Tuesday for an expert evaluation of whether Myanmar's civilian...
A meeting between the National Reconciliation and Peace Center (NRPC) and representatives of the four ethnic armed groups KIO, MNTJP, PSLF and ULA takes place in Kengtung, Shan State. Photo: MNA
18 September 2019
Myanmar government peace negotiators and the Northern Alliance - Burma on Tuesday did not...
Singapore President Tony Tan Keng Yam (R) shakes hands with Professor Pericles Lewis (C), president of Yale-NUS college after officiating the inauguration ceremony to mark the start of the Yale-NUS College while other officials look on in SIngapore on August 27, 2013. Yale-NUS College is Singapore's first liberal arts college with a full residential program, with the first cohort comprising 155 students. (AFP PHOTO/ROSLAN RAHMAN)
17 September 2019
Yale University has launched a probe into the cancellation of a course on democratic...
The fires -- usually started by illegal burning to clear land for farming -- have unleashed choking haze across Southeast Asia. Photo: AFP
17 September 2019
Indonesia has arrested nearly 200 people over vast forest fires ripping across the...
People drive and ride around a busy road at Myawaddy town, Karen State. Photo: Lynn Boo Bo/EPA
17 September 2019
Political parties, civil society organizations, and residents of Myawaddy have decided to...
Yanghee Lee, Special Rapporteur on the situation of human rights in Myanmar. Photo: EPA
17 September 2019
Tens of thousands of people have been displaced across Myanmar's Rakhine and Chin states...
This aerial picture shows a flooded area in Thailand's northeastern province of Ubon Ratchathani on September 14, 2019. Photo: Krit Phromsakla Na Sakolnakorn/AFP
16 September 2019
Floods in northeastern Thailand have submerged homes, roads and bridges, leaving more...
The culprit behind the smog-belching blazes raging in Indonesia are usually illegal fires set to clear land for farming. (AFP/File / ADEK BERRY)
16 September 2019
Working around the clock, thousands of firefighters are struggling to contain smog-...
Photo: CCDAC Myanmar
16 September 2019
Myanmar authorities arrested six suspects and seized 10,350 kilograms of hydrochloric...
Myanmar State Counselor Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
15 September 2019
Elected Members of the City of London Corporation’s Court of Common Council at Guildhall...
A villager from Inle Lake rows a boat with his leg in Shan State. Photo: EPA
15 September 2019
Aerial seeding will be jointly carried out in the Inle Lake areas in Shan State (South)...

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