Eliminating poverty is proving a tough call - An Indian girl collecting rubbish at a garbage landfill site near Guwahati city in Assam, India. Photo: EPA
03 October 2016
Extreme poverty has been falling steadily around the world, but eliminating it by 2030...
01 October 2016
Donald Trump urged US voters on Friday to check out the supposed "sex tape" of a former...
The audience listens to instructions before the first Presidential Debate between Democrat Hillary Clinton and Republican Donald Trump at Hofstra University in Hempstead, New York, USA, 26 September 2016. Photo: Andrew Gombert/EPA
01 October 2016
China has been mulling the fierce duel between the two US presidential candidates Donald...
Ms Lei Yi Soe at the DLD Tel Aviv Innovation Festival in Israel. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
29 September 2016
Myanmar’s tech startup representative says she has learnt a lot from an Israeli...
Photo: Neven Mimica/twitter
26 September 2016
The European Union praised Myanmar’s progress from the release of political prisoners to...
US Republican presidential candidate Donald Trump speaks during a campaign event at the Germain Arena in Fort Myers, Florida, USA, 19 September 2016. Photo: Cristobal Herrera/EPA
24 September 2016
Rock legend Bruce Springsteen has described Donald Trump as an embarrassment to the...
Aung San Suu Kyi, State Counsellor and Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Republic of the Union of Myanmar addresses the General Debate at the 71st Session of the United Nations General Assembly at UN headquarters in New York, USA, 21 September 2016. Photo: Peter Foley/EPA
22 September 2016
Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday pledged to promote human rights in Myanmar's troubled...
Myanmar leader Aung Sang Suu Kyi receives  the Harvard 2016 "Humanitarian of the Year Award" on Saturday.  Photo: Embassy of Myanmar in Washington, D.C.
19 September 2016
Some Muslim students have protested the Harvard Foundation’s selection of Aung Sang Suu...
United States Capitol. Photo: AOC
17 September 2016
GE is in strong support of the United States’ pledge to lift all remaining sanctions...
Aung San Suu Kyi speaks in the United States for the first time in more than 20 years at the U.S. Institute of Peace in Washington, D.C. on September 18, 2012. (Asia Society/Joshua Roberts)
17 September 2016
Aung San Suu Kyi will deliver an address on Myanmar’s development and future at the Asia...
Republican candidate Donald Trump is shaking up US presidential politics. Photo: EPA
17 September 2016
No third-party candidate has enough support to merit inclusion in the first US...
A new iPhone 7 and iPhone 7 Plus smartphone on display at the Apple Store in Sydney, Australia, 16 September 2016. Photo: EPA
16 September 2016
Myanmar cheered a US promise to end sanctions on Thursday, with residents in its...

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