Monday, Oct 03, 2022

Myanmar coup


Myanmar junta condemned for execution of 4 democracy activists

July 25, 2022 7:18 pm

Executed include democracy figure, former lawmaker; activists had been sentenced after closed-door trial; 117 people sentenced to death since coup, say activists.

Myanmar minister joins Southeast Asian defense meeting

June 22, 2022 9:53 pm

ASEAN has sought to play a mediating role in Myanmar's crisis, fearing its increasingly violent unrest may cause problems regionally.

Myanmar's Suu Kyi pleads not guilty as graft trial continues

March 01, 2022 10:52 am

The case is one of 10 in which she is being prosecuted under the anti-corruption law.

India must prioritise stability in Myanmar

February 16, 2022 9:43 am

Angshuman Choudhury writes: The military cannot ensure stable political environment. Delhi must look beyond the junta and forge new friendships.

Myanmar piles on 11th corruption charge against Suu Kyi

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.

Myanmar rebels bury more than 30 people killed in 'barbaric' attack

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.

Delhi sought Shringla meeting with Suu Kyi, junta gave cold shoulder

December 24, 2021 6:31 am

Shringla, who was on a working visit to Myanmar the last two days, met leaders of Suu Kyi's party. It was India's first high-level official outreach to Myanmar's military regime since the coup in February this year.

Months after Myanmar’s coup, worries of civil war

December 01, 2021 10:27 pm

The Tatmadaw, as the Myanmar military is known, is now trying to eliminate resistance along the border, firing rocket launchers and burning down homes.

Myanmar's military govt files new corruption charge against Aung San Suu Kyi: State TV

November 30, 2021 10:29 pm

Suu Kyi, 76, was ousted in a February 1 coup and faces nearly a dozen cases against her including incitement and violations of Covid-19 protocols. She has rejected all the charges to date.

Myanmar court postpones verdict for ousted leader Suu Kyi

November 30, 2021 1:46 pm

🔴 The court agreed with a defense motion that it allow Zaw Myint Maung, who had previously been unable to come to court for health reasons, to add his testimony, a legal official said.