April 14, 2021 7:35 pm
Myanmar's ruling junta has charged at least 19 medical doctors with civil disobedience for participating in protests against the military coup on February 1, a state-run newspaper reported Wednesday.
March 21, 2021 10:19 pm
The country has been in turmoil since the military overthrew an elected government led by Nobel peace laureate Aung San Suu Kyi on Feb. 1, bringing an end to 10 years of tentative democratic reform.
February 02, 2015 3:42 pm
Security tightens after two bombs have detonated at a high end luxury shopping mall in Bangkok.
July 23, 2014 3:50 pm
The new charter will allow the cabinet to begin governing the country in tandem with the military.
November 09, 2010 1:14 pm
The vote appeared to have gone largely according to the junta's plans.
November 08, 2010 9:26 am
It's almost certain power will remain in the hands of the junta and its political proxies.
November 05, 2010 2:29 pm
The democratic leader's inner circle is optimistic she will be released after this weekend's polls.
October 05, 2010 6:31 pm
Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy has been forcibly abolished for boycotting the Nov 7 vote.
September 20, 2010 3:36 pm
Myanmars detained opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is officially barred from voting in November elections.
August 28, 2010 3:14 am
Myanmars junta carried out a major military reshuffle in an apparent move to prepare for the Nov 7 national elections.