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Myanmar shutdown marks grim year for...

Myanmar shutdown marks grim year for...

Southeast Asia

Tue, Sep 21 2021

Internet shutdowns in Myanmar and Belarus had proved particular low points

Myanmar junta to put Suu Kyi on trial...

Myanmar junta to put Suu Kyi on trial...

South-East Asia

Fri, Sep 17 2021

The 76-year-old Nobel laureate is currently on trial for flouting coronavirus restrictions during polls...

Youth held with 7 gold bars smuggled...

Youth held with 7 gold bars smuggled...

Nation

Thu, Sep 16 2021

Detainee handed over to Ramu police, gold handed over to Cox’s Bazar treasury office

Myanmar anti-coup protesters attack...

Myanmar anti-coup protesters attack...

South-East Asia

Wed, Sep 15 2021

New spate of attacks came after the self-proclaimed ‘National Unity Government’ urged citizens...

Norway's Telenor says Myanmar unit sale...

Telenor's Myanmar unit sold for junta...

World

Wed, Sep 15 2021

Telenor announced in July it would sell its Myanmar unit to Lebanese investment firm M1 Group for $105...

UN faces rival claims for Myanmar seat,...

UN faces rival claims for Myanmar...

World

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Credentials are dealt with by a nine-member committee appointed at the start of each General Assembly...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi returns to court but...

Suu Kyi returns to court but still 'somewhat...

South-East Asia

Tue, Sep 14 2021

Suu Kyi is charged with a litany of offences, including breaking coronavirus protocols, illegally possessing...

Bangladesh, UK issue collective call...

Bangladesh, UK call for ‘ambitious action’...

Foreign Affairs

Mon, Sep 13 2021

Both UK and Bangladesh reiterate their commitment to the goal of safe, voluntary, dignified, and informed...

Myanmar's Suu Kyi dizzy and drowsy,...

Suu Kyi skips court over dizziness

South-East Asia

Mon, Sep 13 2021

She is on trial over charges including, accepting bribes, breaches of Official Secrets Act, illegal possession...

Momen seeks Russian support in Rohingya...

Momen seeks Russian support in Rohingya...

Rohingya Crisis

Sun, Sep 12 2021

The foreign minister termed Bangladesh-Russia ties a special one

20 killed in deadly Myanmar unrest as...

20 dead as Myanmar troops, 'self defence'...

South-East Asia

Fri, Sep 10 2021

At least 20 people died during fights between militias and Myanmar's ruling military, a witness and...

Myanmar urged to avoid violence after...

Myanmar urged to avoid violence

South-East Asia

Wed, Sep 8 2021

'We strongly condemn the junta's coup and brutality,' said Britain's Ambassador to...

Myanmar junta agrees to Asean call for...

Myanmar junta agrees to Asean call for...

South-East Asia

Mon, Sep 6 2021

Erywan Yusof, proposed the ceasefire in a video conference with Foreign Minister, and the military had...

Anonymous Myanmar photographer wins...

Anonymous Myanmar lensman wins major...

South-East Asia

Sun, Sep 5 2021

His photographs portray civilian protesters armed with stones, soldiers firing live bullets and grieving...

Asean envoy to Myanmar calls for 4-month...

Asean envoy to Myanmar calls for 4-month...

South-East Asia

Sun, Sep 5 2021

Yusof proposed the cease-fire until the end of this year in a videoconference with Myanmar's military-appointed...

Asean's Myanmar envoy in talks with...

Asean's Myanmar envoy in talks with...

South-East Asia

Sat, Sep 4 2021

Asean has been trying to end violence in Myanmar and open a dialogue between the military rulers and...

23 Myanmar troops killed near China...

23 Myanmar troops killed near China...

South-East Asia

Fri, Sep 3 2021

The country has been in turmoil since a military coup in February, which sparked huge pro-democracy protests,...

EU: Rohingya issue not to disappear...

EU: Rohingya issue not to disappear...

Rohingya Crisis

Fri, Sep 3 2021

Europe’s values collapse when it comes to EU’s relations with Myanmar, says Prof Imtiaz

Britain announces new Myanmar...

UK announces new Myanmar sanctions

World

Fri, Sep 3 2021

Britain has previously imposed sanctions on individuals and entities in Myanmar following the February...

Family of US journo detained in Myanmar...

Family wants Myanmar to free US...

North America

Wed, Sep 1 2021

The journalist is believed to have contracted Covid-19 during his detention, family members said during...

OP-ED: Rohingya exodus in 1978: A history...

OP-ED: Rohingya exodus in 1978: A history...

Probir Kumar Sarker

Tue, Aug 31 2021

Bangladesh has historically given shelter to Rohingya refugees and attempted to initiate quick...