US President Barack Obama is calling for action on climate change. Photo: Michael Reynolds/EPA
01 September 2015
US President Barack Obama warned Monday that climate change is no longer a problem of the...
Ramon Magsaysay 2015 awardee, Kyaw Thu (R) rom Myanmar receives his prize from Philippine President Benigno Aquino III (L) during the award ceremony held in Manila, Philippines, 31 August 2015. Photo: Mark R. Cristino/EPA
31 August 2015
U Kyaw Thu founder and President of the Free Funeral Service Society (FFSS) was presented...
MP U Shwe Maung speaks during a parliament session at Parliament in Nay Pyi Taw. Photo: Shwe Maung
29 August 2015
Rohingya Organizations in Europe have strongly denounced the undemocratic actions of the...
NGO staff and volunteers use zipline to transport emergency rice to villages in Kalaymyo in Sagaing. Photo: ADRA Myanmar
29 August 2015
Volunteers in Toronto Canada joined forces on Thursday to help a local humanitarian...
Part of the US cat food chain? - A migrant fisherman from Myanmar leaves a Thai fishing boat as fishery operations are stopped at a port in Samut Sakhon province, Thailand, 01 July 2015.Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
29 August 2015
Swiss food giant Nestle is being sued in the United States for allegedly knowingly...
A photo released by the South Korean ministry via Yonhap News Agency (YNA) shows South Korean National Security Adviser Kim Kwan-jin (R) and Hwang Pyong-so, the North Korean military's top political officer, shaking hands after completing the inter-Korean high-level talks at the truce village of Panmunjom inside the Demilitarized Zone, on 25 August 2015.
25 August 2015
North and South Korea stepped back from the brink Tuesday, with an agreement that ended a...
Migrants who were seized by the Myanmar navy in a boat off Myanmar's southern coast, 29 May 2015. Photo: EPA
17 August 2015
The Global Rohingya Centre opened an office on Sunday in Istanbul to provide support to...
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe lays a flower during a memorial service at Nippon Budokan Hall in Tokyo, Japan, 15 August 2015. The annual ceremony marked the 70th anniversary of the end of World War II, remembering the Japanese soldiers and civilians who lost their lives. EPA/KIYOSHI OTA
15 August 2015
Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe expressed deep remorse Friday...
Flood-hit villages around Nyaung Don township, Irrawaddy Region on August 5, 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
10 August 2015
The Australian Government will provide extra humanitarian relief supplies to those...
Foreign ministers and representatives pose for photograph during the 22nd ASEAN Regional Forum of the 48th Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) Foreign Ministers' Meeting (48th AMM) at the Putra World Trade Centre in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 6 August 2015. Photo: EPA
08 August 2015
Land reclamation in the South China Sea has "increased tensions" in the region, Southeast...
Aid being delivered for flood victims in Yangon, Myanmar, 6 August 2015.Photo: Nyein Chan Naign/EPA
08 August 2015
Canada is providing US$500,000 to the United Nations World Food Programme to deliver...
Police and others carry the body of a Ganajagaran Mancha activist and blogger Niloy Chakrabarty Neel after he had been hacked to death by unknown assailants inside his house at Goran in Dhaka, Bangladesh 7 August 2015. Photo: Abir Abdullah/EPA
08 August 2015
A gang armed with machetes hacked a secular blogger to death at his home in Dhaka Friday...

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