May 03, 2022 8:58 am
Suu Kyi's supporters and human rights groups have said the cases against her are an attempt to discredit her and legitimise the military's seizure of power, eliminating the possibility of her taking part in a possible 2023 election.
April 02, 2022 7:13 pm
In return for Chinese diplomatic support and material assistance, Myanmar has been a loyal ally of Beijing within a 10-member regional bloc, the Association of Southeast Asian Nations.
February 04, 2022 6:03 pm
The Global New Light of Myanmar newspaper reported that Suu Kyi was being charged under the Anti-Corruption Law covering bribery, which carries a maximum prison term of 15 years.
February 02, 2022 10:49 pm
The protests are life-threatening, as the security forces often shoot without warning, or drive their vehicles into the demonstrators. Videos posted on social media clearly show that women are always on the frontline.
January 30, 2022 3:54 pm
Since Myanmar's military dismissed the results of the country's democratic election and seized power on February 1, 2021, peaceful nationwide protests and violent crackdowns by security forces have spiralled into a nationwide humanitarian crisis.
January 10, 2022 11:09 am
Suu Kyi was convicted last month on two other charges and given a four-year prison sentence, which was then halved by the head of the military-installed government.
December 30, 2021 2:53 pm
Photographs that media posted online showed KNDF members burying the remains in graves lined with concrete blocks. Flowers were scattered over the bodies and candles lit beside the graves.
December 25, 2021 9:24 am
🔴 Foreign secretary's visit showcases Delhi's careful balancing act on Myanmar, lays out the challenge
December 22, 2021 8:45 am
This will be Foreign Secretary Harsh Vardhan Shringla's first visit to the country since the coup in February this year.
December 20, 2021 6:02 pm
Suu Kyi was accused of importing and possessing walkie-talkies without following official procedures.
March 09, 2021 6:15 pm
The night's street protests began after police cordoned off part of Yangon's Sanchaung neighborhood and were believed to be conducting door-to-door searches for those who fled attacks by security forces to seek shelter in the homes of sympathetic strangers.
February 26, 2021 5:26 pm
Security forces in Myanmar's largest city of Yangon have fired warning shots and beat truncheons against their shields while moving to disperse more than 1,000 anti-coup protesters today.
September 04, 2018 1:04 pm
A Myanmar court sentenced two Reuters journalists to seven years in prison Monday on charges of illegal possession of official documents, a ruling met with international condemnation.
September 06, 2017 11:37 am
Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Wednesday morning met Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi post which the two leaders issued a joint statement to the media. Modi said the two neighbouring countries had similar security concerns and that it was important for them to work together.
November 14, 2014 2:26 pm
The amity between the USA and Myanmar was on a new high when the US President Barack Obama met Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu today in Yangon, Myanmar on the sidelines of the ASEAN summit.
November 02, 2015 11:44 am
Aung San Suu Kyi held her biggest rally yet ahead of Myammar’s November 8 election.