The director of the Shoklo Malaria Research Unit on the group's efforts to detect and treat the parasite on Thailand's border with Myanmar
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The families of two Reuters reporters imprisoned in Myanmar have asked for a pardon, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney told a press freedom event at the United Nations on Friday as she pressed the country’s civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi to..
By Katy Gill A group of villagers in Myanmar have been filmed during an incredible acrobatic display as they showcase their national sport of Chinlone. Dave Leduc, 26, captured the young team in May whilst exploring villages outside of Yangon, the..
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A historic election win by Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy would set up a clash with the country’s military. The FT's Michael Peel reports from..
New Delhi, Oct 07 (ANI): Rohingya Refugees staying in Indian camps have expressed concern over being deported to Myanmar. Some refugees staying at Kalindi Kunj camp in Delhi don’t want to return to Myanmar fearing for their lives. A refugee..
According to a report by Reuters, on Friday, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney told a press freedom event at the United Nations that the families of two Reuters reporters imprisoned in Myanmar have asked for a pardon. Clooney, a member of the legal..
Cristiano Ronaldo faced growing heat from sponsors over a rape allegation in the United States. AP reports that Nike and video game maker EA Sports expressed concern about Ronaldo's conduct. ---We are deeply concerned by the disturbing allegations and..
While draconian laws have been rolled back since the former ruling generals launched internationally lauded political reforms three years ago, harassment of activists and journalists is still common. Michael Peel reports.
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According to Reuters, the European Union is considering trade sanctions against Myanmar due to the treatment of Rohingya Muslims.
Three officials from the EU added that the sanctions could strip the country of tariff-free access to the European..
Science Magazine reports that this year’s Nobel Prize for physics has been awarded to three researchers for devising tools made from light. Arthur Ashkin of Bell Laboratories in Holmdel, New Jersey, is honored for his invention of optical tweezers...
Home Minister Rajnath Singh said at a meeting of the Eastern Zonal Council on Monday in Kolkata that the government has asked states to identify Rohingya in their territories. The center plans to take up the issue through diplomatic channels with..
Urgent calls for Myanmar to immediately free two jailed Reuters reporters were reiterated Friday, during a panel on global press freedom with Reuters Editor-in-Chief Steve Adler, human rights lawyer Amal Clooney and executive director of the Committee..
Human rights lawyer Amal Clooney told a press freedom forum on Friday that Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi has the "key" to freeing imprisoned Reuters journalists, Wa Lone and Kyaw Soe Oo. Clooney, who represents the journalists,..