Thu, 27 Jan 2022

NUG collecting evidence of military crimes to report to ICJ, ICC

YANGON, Myanmar - In a press conference on Thursday, two ministers from Myanmar's National Unity Government (NUG) stated that their ...

Group of British MPs lauds Bengali generosity in hosting Rohingyas

DHAKA, Bangladesh - A delegation of British MPs reaffirmed their cooperation with the Rohingyas and told them that they would ...

Chevron, Total to end business ties with Myanmar

PARIS, France: Two of the largest energy companies have announced that they are leaving Myanmar, citing human rights abuses and ...

Two given death sentence for guerilla attacks on the junta's army, all

YANGON, Myanmar - According to military-controlled media, a Myanmar junta court has sentenced veteran pro-democracy campaigner Ko Jimmy and former ...

'Total' urges sanctions against Myanmar's oil and gas funds

PARIS, France - TotalEnergies, a French energy behemoth, has asked the US and French governments to approve targeted sanctions against ...

US Warns of Risks of Doing Business in Myanmar

The United States issued an advisory Wednesday warning of the increased risk of conducting business in Myanmar nearly a year ...

Assam Regiment contingent marches down Rajpath on Republic Day

New Delhi [India], January 26 (ANI): Assam Regiment contingent on Wednesday marched down the Rajpath on the occasion of Republic ...

State Department Releases Annual Trafficking in Persons Report

The COVID-19 pandemic has exacerbated human trafficking, the U.S. State Department said in its annual Trafficking in Persons Report released ...

Cambodia PM Says Myanmar Junta Welcome at ASEAN If Progress Made

PHNOM PENH - Cambodian Prime Minister Hun Sen on Tuesday confirmed he had invited Myanmar's junta chief to a summit ...

Human Rights Watch calls for foreign currency-related sanctions against Myanmar's military over their 'oppressive rule'

New York [US], January 25 (ANI): The Human Rights Watch (HRW) has said that Myanmar's military will continue to collect ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: Defending champions Japan cruise into QFs with win over Vietnam

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 24 (ANI): Defending champions Japan booked their place in the quarter-finals of the AFC Women's Asian ...

AFC Women's Asian Cup: South Korea beat Myanmar 2-0 to close in on knockout stage

Pune (Maharashtra) [India], January 24 (ANI): Korea Republic moved to the verge of the quarter-finals of the AFC Women's Asian ...

Myanmar Court Sentences 2 Prominent Activists to Death

BANGKOK - Two prominent political activists in military-ruled Myanmar have been sentenced to death for alleged involvement in terrorist activities, ...

Myanmar sentences lawmaker from Aung San Suu Kyi's party to death

Yangon [Myanmar], January 22 (ANI): A closed military court in Myanmar has sentenced a lawmaker from Aung San Suu Kyi's ...

Myanmar reports 220 new COVID-19 cases

YANGON, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) -- The number of COVID-19 infections has increased to 534,383 in Myanmar after 220 new cases ...

Myanmar reports 37 more Omicron cases

YANGON, Jan. 24 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar recorded 37 more COVID-19 cases of the Omicron variant on Monday, bringing the total ...

Myanmar reports 112 new COVID-19 infections, 1 more death

YANGON, Jan. 23 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar reported 112 new COVID-19 infections with a daily positivity rate of 1.44 percent in ...

Myanmar reports 144 new COVID-19 infections

YANGON, Jan. 22 (Xinhua) -- The number of COVID-19 infections in Myanmar has risen to 533,959 with 144 new cases ...

Xinhua world economic news summary at 0900 GMT, Jan. 22

NEW YORK -- Oil prices slipped on Friday, pressured by downbeat sentiment. The West Texas Intermediate for March delivery lost ...

ICG includes Myanmar to its list of 10 world hotspots - Burma News International

ICG includes Myanmar to its list of 10 world hotspots Burma News International ...

Myanmar Junta Reports 118 Omicron Cases

Myanmar Junta Reports 118 Omicron Cases The Irrawaddy News Magazine ...

Landmines planted near Myanmar pipelines - Upstream Online

Landmines planted near Myanmar pipelines Upstream Online ...

U.S. Warns Dealers Must Ensure Gems Arent Burmese JCK

U.S. Warns Dealers Must Ensure Gems Aren't Burmese JCK Biden administration warns of risks in doing business in Myanmar after ...

A court in Myanmar postpones its verdict for ousted leader Suu Kyi

A court in Myanmar postpones its verdict for ousted leader Suu Kyi NPR ...

Gas giants' Myanmar exit unlikely to badly damage junta- analysts - Digital Journal

Gas giants' Myanmar exit unlikely to badly damage junta: analysts Digital Journal ...

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Lack of in-class learning blamed for drop in US high school graduates

WASHINGTON D.C.: The percentage of students graduating from U.S. high schools in 2021 plummeted in twenty states due to Covid ...

Researchers: Shark attacks increase after 3 years of decline

GAINESVILLE, Florida: Shark attacks soared worldwide in 2021.Research conducted by the Florida Museum of Natural History and the American Elasmobranch ...

African stowaway in wheel section found at Amsterdam airport

AMSTERDAM, Netherlands: Dutch military police have confirmed that a stowaway, a 22-year-old Kenyan man, was found alive in an aircraft's ...

Viking boats to be protected by UNESCO

PARIS, France: During the course of several thousand years, wooden sailing boats enabled North Europeans to expand their businesses, influence ...

New US visas to attract foreign science, tech students

WASHINGTON D.C.: To ensure that the U.S. economy remains competitive, the Biden administration will allow international students specializing in science, ...

World famous Rio Carnival rescheduled for April

RIO DE JANEIRO, Brazil: Due to the rising number of COVID-19 cases in Brazil and the spread of the Omicron ...

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