Fri, 09 Dec 2022

2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...

Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...

After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

Sheriff: Vandals cut power across North Carolina county

MOORE COUNTY, North Carolina: Local authorities said that two power substations in Moore County, North Carolina, were damaged by gunfire, ...

Japan announces increase of up to 43 trillion yen in defense spending

TOKYO, Japan: Beginning in April, Japan will allocate 40 trillion to 43 trillion yen ($295 billion-$318 billion) over five years ...

US Air Force unveils new B-21 bomber, plans to order 500

PALMDALE, California: Northrop Grumman has unveiled its new B-21 "Raider" jet, the first in a new fleet of long-range stealth ...

Bahrain's foreign minister praises Benjamin Netanyahu

King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa greets Israeli President Isaac Herzog in the Manama capital of Bahrain on ...

More woes for UK as ambulance workers vote for strike

LONDON, England: Thousands of UK ambulance workers, represented by three different trade unions, voted to go out on strike in ...

US: reject cable to Cuba to connect voice, internet

WASHINGTON D.C.: A U.S. government committee has urged the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) to deny an application to connect Cuba ...

UK sees half of free-range turkeys dead to bird flu before Christmas

LONDON, England: Richard Griffiths, chief executive of the British Poultry Council, said nearly half of all turkeys and geese in ...

Iran's morality police force disbanded in response to demonstrations

The country has been gripped by violent protests after the death of a woman who allegedly wore an "improper" hijab ...

Musk says Neuralink brain chip human trials to begin in 6 months

AUSTIN, Texas: Elon Musk has said that he expects a wireless brain chip developed by his company, Neuralink, to begin ...

African debt: how to break unequal relationships in financing deals

Africa is facing some impossibly difficult choices when it comes to financing its development. Countries need hundreds of billions of ...

Israel's embassy to provide mentorship to Indian startups

Chandigarh [India], December 9 (ANI): The Israeli mission in India has collaborated with TiE Chandigarh to provide mentorship to Indian ...

Wish to improve my performance at higher level: Para shuttler Sukant Kadam

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Indian para shuttler Sukant Kadam has achieved World No 2 ranking in SL 4 ...

Researchers develop new way to detect malaria

Queensland [Australia], December 9 (ANI): A team of researchers has created a quick, needle-free malaria diagnostic technology that has the ...

US exit from Afghanistan bolstered TTP activities in Pakistan: Report

Washington [US], December 9 (ANI): The US exit from Afghanistan last year had bolstered Tehrik-i-Taliban Pakistan (TTP) activities with its ...

Healy relishing challenge of stepping into Lanning's shoes in T20I series against India

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 9 (ANI): Alyssa Healy is looking forward to captaining the Australian team in the high-profile T20I ...

Edtech-focused accelerator to back foundational learning for kids from low-income communities

New Delhi/Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 9 (ANI): A consortium of leading non-profit and philanthropic organisations in the Indian education sector ...

We must be aware of 'fantastic' Griezmann: England's Kieran Trippier

Al Khor [Qatar], December 9 (ANI): England must find a way to stop France's Kylian Mbappe, but Three Lions' Kieran ...

Want to do things for myself: Malaika Arora opens up about new show

Mumbai (Maharashtra) [India], December 9 (ANI): With her stellar dance moves and spellbinding charm - the glamorous and inspirational icon ...

UK, Japan, Italy to develop next-generation fighter jets

London [UK], December 9 (ANI): The United Kingdom on Friday announced an unprecedented international aerospace coalition with Italy and Japan ...

India extended 'soft loans' worth USD 2bn to Central Africa: Ruchira Kamboj

New York [US], December 9 (ANI): India extended 'soft loans' worth USD 2 billion for projects in Central Africa, India's ...

Community rights of forest dwellers to continue until their complete rehabilitation: Union Environment Minister

Community rights of forest dwellers to continue until their complete rehabilitation: Union Environment MinisterNew Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Union ...

Exports of agri products from Northeast India jump 85 pc in 6 years

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): India's North Eastern Region (NER) witnessed an 85.34 per cent growth in the export ...

FIFA World Cup Quarterfinals: Messi's Argentina takes on Netherlands in battle of heavyweights

Lusail [Qatar], December 9 (ANI): With FIFA World Cup 2022 quarterfinal games lined up and the Round of 16 matches ...

Kosovan special police 'occupy' majority Serb city Belgrade

Between 300-350 officers are said to have entered Kosovska MitrovicaHundreds of police loyal to the ethnic Albanian authorities in Pristina ...

EU state criticized over unexpected gift to Kremlin

A press freedom NGO has urged Latvia to reconsider its banning a liberal Russian TV channelReporters Without Borders (RSF) has ...

Blockchain technology makes millennium-old grottoes more accessible

© Provided by Xinhua LANZHOU, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- China launched a cultural heritage digital platform supported by blockchain technology ...

World Bank's toolkit aims to make transport, public spaces more gender inclusive

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], December 9 (ANI): The World Bank has launched a 'toolkit on enabling gender-responsive urban mobility and ...

Govt should discuss India-China border issues in Parliament instead of reciting G20: Cong

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Congress leader Adhir Ranjan Chowdhury on Friday said that the government should discuss the ...

Australia Marks 5th Anniversary of Gay Marriage Legislation

SYDNEY - It has been five years since Australia legalized same-sex marriage after the results of a postal survey. On ...

Coal base ramps up energy supply for winter needs

© Provided by Xinhua HOHHOT, Dec. 9 (Xinhua) -- Inner Mongolia Autonomous Region, China's leading coal production base, has kicked ...

US Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism to visit India next week

Washington [US], December 9 (ANI): US Acting Coordinator for Counterterrorism Timothy Betts is set to pay an official two-day visit ...

Kraken send Shane Wright to Canadian national junior team

Rookie Shane Wright, who has played just one game for the Seattle Kraken in the past month, will leave the ...

Home retailer Pottery Barn ropes in Deepika Padukone as brand ambassador

New Delhi [India], December 9 (ANI): Pottery Barn, an American company and a portfolio brand of Williams-Sonoma, has roped in ...

EU state faces criticism for unexpected gift to Kremlin

A press freedom NGO urges Latvia to reconsider the ban of a liberal Russian TV channelReporters Without Borders (RSF) has ...

Former NATO Chief Joins Calls to Better Arm Ukraine

washington - Former NATO Secretary-General Anders Rasmussen has joined a growing chorus of voices calling for the United States and ...

News RELEASES

Publish news of your business, community or sports group, personnel appointments, major event and more by submitting a news release to Myanmar Sun.

More Information
32
Fair in Mae Hong Son

International

Section
Economies on agenda as China's Xi visits Saudi Arabia

RIYADH, Saudi Arabia: This week, Chinese President Xi Jinping is visiting Saudi Arabia, as the Middle East is increasingly looking ...

2,500 dead seals reported on Russian coast

MOSCOW, Russia: Russian officials have said that some 2,500 Caspian seals have been found dead on the Caspian Sea coast ...

Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

JAKARTA, Indonesia: In a legal overhaul that critics say could curb freedoms and police morality in the world's third-largest democracy, ...

Hawaii braces for eruption on Big Island of Honolulu

HONOLULU, Hawaii: Officials are concerned that a major eruption of the Mauna Loa volcano on the Big Island of Hawaii ...

'Rogue wave' strikes Antarctic cruise ship, kills US passenger

BUENOS AIRES, Argentina: A massive wave struck the Viking Polaris cruise ship this week as it was sailing toward the ...

After years of upheaval, US judge throws out Huawei fraud indictments

NEW YORK City, New York: Last week, a U.S. judge has dismissed an indictment against the chief financial officer of ...

Featured story

Abbott Ireland announces expansion plans, new jobs

DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

Read More