This photo taken on February 11, 2020 shows Legal Clinic Myanmar director Hla Hla Yee posing at the Gender Equality Network office in Yangon. Photo: Shwe Paw Mya Tin/AFP
03 March 2020
Officially, rape hardly happens in Myanmar and domestic abuse is non-existent. The...
Photo: EPA
21 February 2020
China’s deadly illicit trade in wildlife has been thrown into stark relief as Beijing...
The aerial view of Upper Paunglaung hydroelectric power project in Nay Pyi Taw council area, Pyinmana township. Photo: Ministry of Electric Power
09 February 2020
Myitsone Dam project is well known for its controversial impact on Myanmar’s political...
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08 February 2020
Myanmar is caught between a rock and a hard place. As the government seeks to pick up the...
Coffee mixed with marijuana is a popular drink in Banda Aceh, Indonesia (AFP PHOTO/ CHAIDEER MAHYUDDIN)
07 February 2020
Agus plunges a wooden paddle into his coffee and marijuana-filled wok, taking care to...
Xi Jinping will visit Myanmar for the first time as Chinese president (AFP Photo/Noel CELIS)
17 January 2020
China's President Xi Jinping arrives in Myanmar today to nail down multi-billion-dollar...
China's President Xi Jinping. Photo: EPA
15 January 2020
With Chinese President Xi Jinping poised to visit Myanmar this week, questions surround...
Two thirds of the glaciers of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region, known as the world's 'Third Pole', will disappear by 2100 if current global warming trends continue (AFP / AAMIR QURESHI)
13 January 2020
The year is 2100. The glaciers of the Hindu Kush-Himalayan region -- the world's "Third...
Cardinal Charles Maung Bo speaks during the Advisory Forum on National Reconciliation and Peace in Myanmar at Thingaha Hotel in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 07 May 2019. Photo: EPA
05 January 2020
Dignitaries from Myanmar have joined politicians and social leaders from 17 countries in...
Taiwan President Tsai Ing-wen speaks during the New Year's press conference in Taipei, Taiwan, 01 January 2020. Photo: Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA
01 January 2020
Might Myanmar-Taiwan relations get trickier due to the current presidential race in...
Aung Myo Min, the director of Equality Myanmar. Photo: Aung Myo Min/Facebook
31 December 2019
LGBT organizations in Myanmar have become more active in voicing support for the local...
A girl walks across a street near the pedestrian overpass in Hanoi, Vietnam. Photo: EPA
26 December 2019
Zhou Xinsen, like thousands of other Chinese men, went online to find an affordable and...

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