The civilians elected to Myanmar’s legislature are required to wear hats when taking the floor. The appointed military members are not.
For many other newlyweds in eastern Mizoram, crossing the border into Myanmar and taking wedding photographs at the natural lake is one way to capture the most important day in their lives.
The rights activist was found guilty on Thursday of disturbing public order.
US officials with Kerry said he would be urging the Chinese and others to take voluntary steps to ease the mounting discord.
Psaki urges Myanmar to respect the rights of all media persons, as it is a critical element in democracy.
Attacks against Muslims, who make up at least four percent of the population, have exposed deep rifts in Myanmar.
Pranab Mukherjee congratulated his Chinese counterpart Xi Jinping, saying the five principles serve as guiding light for the two countries.
Around two million illegal immigrants are estimating to be working in the country of 28 million people.
Though Myanmar is carrying out its first census in 30 years, thousands of Muslim minority are likely to go uncounted.
Myanmar has embarked upon wide ranging economic and political reforms since it emerged from nearly five decades of outright army rule in 2011.
Japan, Thailand, India joining forces in Myanmar could challenge China’s dominance.
An independent human rights group says the Myanmar government is targeting the country’s minority Rohingya Muslim community.
The administration has also conveyed to the government that foreigners from Myanmar, Bangladesh, Thailand and Sri Lanka often intrude into the archipelago.
32.6 grams of heroin worth around Rs 1.6 lakh seized by Narcotics Department officials.
Complicated visa allotment system and poor connectivity major impediments