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A Rohingya Muslim man and a boy take a wash in a makeshift settlement in Madanpur Khadar in New Delhi, India, 10 February 2017. Photo: Rajat Gupta/EPA
Thursday, August 17 2017

The Indian government should not forcibly return ethnic Rohingya refugees to Burma, where they face persecution, US-based Human Rights Watch has said.

Thursday, August 17 2017

There were at least 89 political prisoners in Myanmar at the end of July, the Assistance Association of Political Prisoners (Burma) said in its monthly ...

Thursday, August 17 2017

The Deputy Minister of Defence Major General Myint Nwe has said they have no plan to move the Moegyo sulfuric acid factory near Kankone Village ...

An armed Myanmar police officer stands guard in Aung Mingalar ward in Sittwe, the capital of Rakhine State. Photo: AFP
Wednesday, August 16 2017

Myanmar government spokesperson U Zaw Htay rejected the rumours that the Government was establishing paramilitary forces in Rakhine State, ...

Wednesday, August 16 2017

State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi attended a ceremony yesterday evening in the Park Royal Hotel in Nay Pyi Taw celebrating 70 years of ...

Wednesday, August 16 2017

The death toll from seasonal influenza A/H1N1-2009, also known as swine flu, reached 25 in Myanmar as of Tuesday since the outbreak of ...

Wednesday, August 16 2017

National League for Democracy (NLD) party, Sittway Township Chairman San Shwe Kyaw said that the Union Government was planning to ...

Tuesday, August 15 2017

With less than a month to go to the Myanmar visit of Indian prime minister Narendra Modi, one of his ministers has threatened to deport all Rohingyas.

Tuesday, August 15 2017

Myanmar government ministers have met with Buddhist monk leaders to discuss the worsening security situation in Rakhine state and ...

Monday, August 14 2017

Myanmar needs a road map for its transition from a military dictatorship to a full democracy.

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