Vibrant Blue Walking Snakehead Fish Photo: Henning Strack Hansen/WWF
Tuesday, October 6 2015

A monkey that sneezes when it rains and a "walking" fish are among more than 200 species discovered in the ecologically fragile ...

Philip Blackwood comes out of court in Yangon on December 11, 2014. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
Tuesday, October 6 2015

Burma Campaign UK today accused Foreign Office Minister Hugo Swire MP of failing in one of his most fundamental duties, ...

Myanmar President Thein Sein (C) gestures as he visits on U Paing Bridge in Mandalay, on 27 September 2015. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
Monday, October 5 2015

U Zaw Htay, the director of Myanmar's President's Office, said ...

Myanmar President U Thein Sein is facing a court case in the US over alleged involvement in abuse of Rohingya Muslims. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Saturday, October 3 2015

Muslim rights activists have filed a lawsuit in the United States against President U Thein Sein, accusing him and several ministers of ...

President of China Xi Jinping responds to a question during a joint news conference with US President Barack Obama in the Rose Garden of the White House, in Washington, DC, USA, 25 September 2015. Photo: Michael Reynolds/EPA
Wednesday, September 30 2015

The United States took a moment Tuesday to gather the great Asian democracies to its side to reassure them of ...

Rasul Bi, sister of Fatima Bibi (Photo - Connor Macdonald)
Wednesday, September 30 2015

A Myanmar national who went missing after last week’s stampede at the Islamic holy site at Mecca, Saudi Arabia, ...

Saturday, September 26 2015

US President Barack Obama welcomed China's Xi Jinping to the White House on Friday with pointed remarks about human rights, cyber espionage and Beijing's territorial ambitions.

Xi arrived at the White House to a 21-gun salute and full ceremonial military honors, underlining the importance of the state visit, but Obama did not pull any punches.

Washington and Beijing are at loggerheads over spying and China's claims in the South China Sea, but the relationship underpins the entire global economy.

Tuesday, September 22 2015

Rohingya mother, Mama Citi, is the first person to give birth on the Australian run offshore detention facility of Nauru.

Monday, September 21 2015

With easy access to Myanmar and remote Andaman Sea islands, the isolated coastal district of Khura Buri is a smuggler’s paradise.

Burning illegal drugs during a 'Destruction Ceremony of Seized Narcotic Drugs, Precursors and Paraphernalia' to mark International Day against Drug Abuse in Taunggyi, Shan State, 2014. Photo: Mizzima
Wednesday, September 16 2015

The United States declared Monday that Myanmar, Bolivia and Venezuela have "failed demonstrably" to do enough to fight ...


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