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Military court sentences seven students to death for murdering retired officer

YANGON, Myanmar - According to a source close to the defendants, a military tribunal sentenced seven students to death on ...

Myanmar Families Hope to Overturn Death Sentences

WASHINGTON - The parents of seven university students sentenced to death by a military tribunal in Myanmar are appealing their ...

Source to VOA: US to Downgrade Relations with Myanmar

A diplomatic source has told VOA Burmese that the U.S. will downgrade its diplomatic relations with Myanmar upon the departure ...

Rohingya Rescued After Boat Strands Off Thai Coast

Myanmar's military said Thursday more than 150 Rohingyas were rescued from a stalled boat near Thailand's coast.Agence-France Presse quoted a ...

Association Head Says Rohingya Still Face Genocide

Washington - The head of a Rohingya organization urgently called for the U.N. Security Council to prevent what it described ...

Gold smuggling leads to growth of mafia groups, is a heavy drain on India's forex: DRI report

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Gold smuggling in India is fuelled by the huge demand for gold combined with ...

Smugglers adapt to changing dynamics of pandemic, start novel way of ops: DRI report

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): The COVID-19 pandemic has forced smugglers and contraband traffickers to swiftly adapt to the ...

Padma Bhushan awardee Dominique Lapierre passes away at 91

New Delhi [India], December 5 (ANI): Renowned French author Dominique Lapierre is no more. Dominique Lapierre, who had a passion ...

APL, Futsal league aims to uplift refugees: El Salvador envoy

Chennai (Tamil Nadu) [India], December 4 (ANI): Ascott Premier League in its fifth season will once again raise the cause ...

Smuggling of areca nuts from Myanmar to India continues, 12,800 kg more areca nuts seized in Mizoram

Khawzawl (Mizoram) [New Delhi], November 24 (ANI): In yet another seizure of areca nuts being smuggled from Myanmar, the police ...

Myanmar reports 12 new COVID-19 cases

YANGON, Dec. 8 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar confirmed 12 new cases of COVID-19 in the past 24 hours, bringing the country's ...

Over 37.55 mln people vaccinated for COVID-19 in Myanmar

YANGON, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar has vaccinated more than 37.55 million people for COVID-19 as of Tuesday, data from ...

Myanmar exports over 860,410 tons of rice in first 8 months of FY 2022-23

YANGON, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar exported over 860,410 tons of rice in the first eight months of fiscal year ...

World Bank says Cambodia's economy recovering well in post-pandemic era

PHNOM PENH, Dec. 7 (Xinhua) -- Cambodia's economy is recovering well from the influence of COVID-19 pandemic with the growth ...

Myanmar reports 17 new COVID-19 cases

YANGON, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar has confirmed 17 new cases of COVID-19, bringing the total tally to 633,341, the ...

Myanmar exports over 1 mln tons of beans, pulses in nearly 8 months

YANGON, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar exported more than 1.05 million tons of beans and pulses in nearly eight months ...

Myanmar earns over 2.2 bln USD from agri exports in nearly 8 months

YANGON, Dec. 6 (Xinhua) -- Myanmar earned over 2.28 billion U.S. dollars from the exportation of agricultural products within nearly ...

How experiencing a Burmese community exhibit changed my lifes path - International Examiner

How experiencing a Burmese community exhibit changed my lifes path The International Examiner ...

The Second Anniversary of the 2020 Elections in Burma Department of State

The Second Anniversary of the 2020 Elections in Burma - United States Department of State Department of State ...

In Tulsa, a Burmese Cooking Tradition Takes the Spotlight

In Tulsa, a Burmese Cooking Tradition Takes the Spotlight The New York Times ...

Terrifying- Burmese Python Could Swallow 5-Gallon Bucket - EverythingGP

Terrifying: Burmese Python Could Swallow 5-Gallon Bucket EverythingGP ...

Kawkareik Teacher & Student Wounded By Junta Shelling - Burma News International

Kawkareik Teacher & Student Wounded By Junta Shelling Burma News International ...

Junta updates IDP returnees list in Mrauk-U Twsp - Burma News International

Junta updates IDP returnees list in Mrauk-U Twsp Burma News International ...

Hundreds Killed, Thousands Of Properties Destroyed In Chin State - Burma News International

Hundreds Killed, Thousands Of Properties Destroyed In Chin State Burma News International ...

Landslide At Myanmar Jade Mine Kills At Least 113 People Latest News

Activists have complained that the profitability of jade mining led businesses and the government to neglect enforcing already weak regulations ...

Biden Threatens Sanctions On Myanmar After Military Coup Latest News

There have been recent and serious concerns about Myanmar, also known as Burma, backsliding into authoritarianism. ...

Tens Of Thousands Take To The Streets To Protest Myanmar Coup Latest News

Protesters denounced the military coup and demanded the release of elected leader Aung San Suu Kyi. ...

Antony Blinken- U.S. Standing As Beacon Of Democracy Took A Hit After Capitol Riot Latest News

"Whats made us different is our willingness, our ability to confront these challenges with full transparency," the secretary of state ...

Joe Biden Sanctions Myanmar Generals For Military Coup Latest News

The U.S. is targeting the army for hurting the country's move toward democracy, an American priority when Biden served as ...

Malaysia To Deport 1,200 Myanmar Migrants Back To Country Rocked By Military Coup Latest News

The U.N. High Commissioner for Refugees is concerned there may be vulnerable women and children among the group set for ...

Myanmar Protester Shot By Police Turned 20 In Intensive Care, Then Died Latest News

The death of Mya Thwate Thwate Khaing adds to the growing fury over the military's Feb. 1 overthrow of Aung ...

At Least 11 Dead On Bloodiest Day Of Myanmar Protests Against Coup Latest News

Myanmar has been in chaos since the army seized power and detained elected government leader Aung San Suu Kyi earlier ...

Myanmar Nun Describes Taking Brave Stand To Protect Pro-Democracy Protesters Latest News

Sister Ann Rosa Nu Tawng said she was prepared to die to safeguard anti-coup demonstrators. ...

Myanmar Forces Suppress Protests, Kill More Than 100 People Latest News

Military and police in Myanmar killed dozens of people in the deadliest day since last month's coup. ...

At Least 4 People Shot Dead In Myanmar Anti-Coup Protests Latest News

Security forces have continued their violent crackdown against dissent following last months military coup. ...

Myanmars Military Junta Puts Ousted Leader Aung San Suu Kyi On Trial Latest News

Suu Kyis prosecution poses the greatest challenge for the 75-year-old and her National League for Democracy party since Februarys military ...

Woman Who Cut Rope Holding Painters Accused Of Attempted Murder Latest News

The accused was a resident of a high-rise condominium in Thailand and was apparently angry she wasnt told the painters ...

Myanmar Court Sentences American Journalist Danny Fenster To 11 Years In Jail Latest News

He was found guilty on several charges, including incitement for allegedly spreading false or inflammatory information. ...

Report- Women, Children Among Dozens Killed By Myanmar Government Troops Latest News

The purported photos of the aftermath of the Christmas Eve massacre spread on social media in the country. ...

U.S. Journalist Danny Fenster Freed From Myanmar Jail With Ex-Diplomat's Aid Latest News

This is the day that you hope will come when you do this work, said Bill Richardson, former U.S. ambassador ...

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Indonesia to outlaw sex outside marriage

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