President Benigno S. Aquino III presents the 2015 Ramon Magsaysay Award to Kyaw Thu. Photo: RamonMagsaysayAward/Twitter
U Kyaw Thu founder and President of the Free Funeral Service Society (FFSS) was presented with the 2015 Ramon Magsaysay Award ...
Aerial view of Nay Pyi Taw Photo: Mizzima
Surveying the tiny concrete cube where he must live with four relatives, Myanmar opposition MP Ohn Kyaing is once again ...
Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge in Mae Sot. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
A ground breaking ceremony was held on Sunday for the second Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge that will play a key role in ...
A Thai police officer on duty as a tourist with luggage walks past the Erawan Shrine in Bangkok, Thailand, 30 August 2015. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
More arrest warrants are being sought for Thai and foreign nationals suspected of involvement in the bombings in Bangkok ...
Photo: Narong Sangnak/EPA
CP Foods condemns, in the strongest possible terms, all aspects of human trafficking and slavery, and we take this opportunity to ...
National League for Democracy (NLD) spokesman U Nyan Win said that although political parties are allowed to air political broadcasts ...
In the middle of a hot April night, Arkar and two friends were ...
Malaysian protestors unfold a banner reading 'BERSIH 4' while marching through the city streets during a BERSIH (The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections) rally in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. EPA/RITCHIE B.TONGO
Crowds of yellow-clad Malaysians demanding the resignation of Prime Minister Najib Razak converged on central Kuala Lumpur again ...
A Thai Royal Police handout photo taken with a mobile phone showing Turkish suspect, Adem Karadag, in Bangkok, Thailand on 29 August 2015 who is being held for being allegedly involved with the bomb attack, at the Hindu Erawan Shrine on 17 August 2015. Photo: Thai Royal Police/EPA
Thai authorities on Saturday detained and charged a 28-year-old Turkish man over a bomb attack in Bangkok last week that ...
Malaysian protestors hold up a national flag and banners with the rally logo reading 'Bersih', meaning clean in the Malay language, as they march on the city streets during a BERSIH (The Coalition for Free and Fair Elections) rally in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, 29 August 2015.EPA/RITCHIE B.TONGO
Tens of thousands of Malaysians streamed into central Kuala Lumpur on Saturday to call for the prime minister's ouster over ...
Girls work in a garment factory at Hlaing Thar Yar Industrial Zone in Yangon, Myanmar, 10 July 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Myanmar's government has approved the country's first-ever national minimum wage, state media reported on Saturday, ...
Parliament has closed ahead of the November 8 elections. Photo: Mizzima
Myanmar lawmakers on Friday held their last meetings at parliament as the body was suspended ahead of crucial general elections set to ...
A police officer stands behind a fence as investigative work is done at the scene where a bomb was detonated on 17 August outside Erawan Shrine in central of Bangkok, Thailand, 18 August 2015. Photo: Diego Azubel/EPA
Thai police on Friday said three Uighur Muslims, among dozens detained in the kingdom for illegal entry last year, have been questioned ...
Singapore Red Cross advance team wades through muddy waters to deliver aid to affected communities. Photo: Singapore Red Cross
The Singapore Red Cross is deploying two response teams to the badly-hit Minkin Township in the Sagaing Region, Myanmar, to serve over 1,200 families across seven villages, according to a press release on August 28.
A worker inspects empty bottles of Regal Seven beer at Heineken's newly-opened brewery near Yangon. Photo: Lynn Bo BO/EPA
APB-Alliance Brewing Company, part of the Heineken Company, has launched a brand new local beer called Regal Seven, according to a press release issued on August 28. 
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