The electoral outcome is bound to leave a heavy imprint on Myanmar’s place on the chequerboard of Asia’s power politics
12 Oct 2020 11:21 PM
The security sources said that heavy rains have slowed down the ongoing operation to flush out Indian insurgents.
21 Jun 2019 2:34 AM
His assertion assumes significance as the Indo-Myanmar border falls under the Eastern Command.
03 Jun 2019 12:11 PM
If necessary the Myanmar Army is going to continue this operation for next four-five months by camping in the area, security sources said.
20 May 2019 5:12 AM
The project will reduce pressure on the Siliguri Corridor or Chicken’s Neck, which currently connects the Northeast with the rest of India.
16 Mar 2019 7:21 AM
It is significant that most of the active militant groups of the Northeast have bases in Myanmar and are using the facilities of NSCN (K).
03 Mar 2019 4:50 AM
The security forces along the international border with Myanmar have also been sensitised about this.
17 Feb 2019 3:16 AM
The militants are also taking advantage of the terrain on the India-Myanmar border.
06 Feb 2019 2:35 AM
The sources said military cooperation between India and Myanmar was also at its best.
27 Dec 2018 1:30 AM
‘When you see the pictures, it’s clear that whatever was left -- the mosques, the cemeteries, the homes -- they’re gone.’
24 Feb 2018 4:25 PM
Bloody military operations that followed Rohingya militant attacks in August have driven nearly 700,000 Rohingya into refugee camps.
12 Feb 2018 6:38 PM
Aid workers say women and girls are most at threat from predators and human traffickers lurking in the poorly supervised camps.
06 Feb 2018 11:15 AM
The Myanmar government regularly claims such massacres of the Rohingya never happened.
02 Feb 2018 3:35 PM
Lee said that Myanmar’s actions were ‘amounting to crimes against humanity.’
01 Feb 2018 6:24 PM
Rohingyas have lived in Myanmar for decades but, they are still seen as foreign invaders from Bangladesh who are intent on stealing land.
21 Dec 2017 6:47 PM
AP says doctors and aid workers are “stunned” at the volume of rapes, but “suspect only a fraction of women have come forward.”
12 Dec 2017 1:06 AM
Rights groups have accused security forces of atrocities, including mass rape, arson and killings.
24 Nov 2017 5:08 PM
Myanmar announced the agreement but provided no details on how many Rohingya refugees would be allowed to return home.
24 Nov 2017 4:56 PM
Of the 29 rape survivors interviewed, all but one were gangraped by two or more perpetrators.
16 Nov 2017 5:20 PM
In her unannounced one-day visit, Suu Kyi is expected to visit two of the epicentres of the violence.
02 Nov 2017 12:46 PM