Former Singapore prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, seen here in March 2013, who died in Singapore aged 91 on March 23, 2015. Photo: Stephen Morrison/EPA
23 March 2015
Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, one of the towering figures of post-...
The refugee community from Myanmar has been shocked by a triple homicide. Photo: James Willanor
20 March 2015
A refugee community from Myanmar in North Carolina, US, has been shocked by a triple...
Myanmar Post chief editor U Than Htike Thu (L) and deputy chief reporter U San Moe Tun on the day of their court case, March 18, 2015. Photo: Pa Pa/Facebook
20 March 2015
A Myanmar court’s decision sentencing two journalists to prison with hard labour for...
Solar Impulse 2, HB-SIB, taking off with Swiss explorer Andre Borshberg on board for the third leg Ahmedabad to Varanasi, of the Round-The-World adventure, in Ahmedabad, India, March 18, 2015. Swiss explorers Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are attempting to circumnavigate the world flying with an aircraft, with a 72 metres wingspan, powered only by solar energy without a drop of fuel. Photo: EPA
19 March 2015
Solar Impulse 2 took off in the early hours of March 19 from Varanasi, India on route for...
Digital Globe satellite image dated 12 April 2004 shows a general overview of a southern part of Banda Aceh, Indonesia, eight months before the earthquake which set off tsunami waves that hit the area. Photo: EPA/Digital Globe 
18 March 2015
A strong 6.6-magnitude earthquake hit Indonesia's Molucca Sea on March 17, the US...
The Thai authorities see tourism opportunities in Thai-Myanmar border crossing points. The Mae Sai-Tachilek border crossing in Chiang Rai Province in northern Thailand. Photo: Adman Oswell/EPA
17 March 2015
Thai authorities are considering promoting a Thai-Myanmar border checkpoint in the lower...
Defence ministers from Southeast Asia posing for a photo during the ASEAN Defence Ministers' Meeting in Langkawi, Malaysia on March 16, 2015. Photo: MINDEF
17 March 2015
Defense ministers from the Association of Southeast Asian Nations will study the African...
Washington Post questions US President Barack Obama's embrace of Myanmar. US President Obama (L) hugs Myanmar opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi during the joint press conference at Suu Kyi's residence in Yangon, Myanmar, November 14, 2014. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA 
16 March 2015
In a critical editorial published on March 14, The Washington Post questions US President...
Six J-10 fighter jets of the August 1st Aerobatics Team of the People's Liberation Army Air Force perform during the China International Aviation Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, in south China's Guangdong province, November 11, 2014. Photo: Joy Mu/EPA
16 March 2015
Beijing will "resolutely" protect citizens near its southwestern border, Premier Li...
INS Saryu at sea. Photo: Indian Navy
16 March 2015
The Indian Embassy in Myanmar announced that two Indian navy ships named “Saryu” and “...
International Monetary Fund managing director Ms Christine Lagarde speaks during a press briefing at the end of a special Eurogroup meeting of Finance ministers, at the European Council headquarters, in Brussels, Belgium, February 20, 2015. Photo: Olivier Hoslet/EPA
16 March 2015
International Monetary Fund chief Christine Lagarde hailed India as the bright spot of...
Tensions have heightened on the Myanmar-China border following the death of four Chinese civilians by Myanmar bombing or shelling. Three J-10 fighter jets on the August 1st Aerobatics Team of the People's Liberation Army Air Force perform in the sky during the China International Aviation Aerospace Exhibition in Zhuhai, in south China's Guangdong province, November 11, 2014. Photo: Joy My/EPA
15 March 2015
China sent fighter jets to patrol its border with Myanmar after a bomb dropped by a...

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