A handout photo made available by the Malaysian Maritime Enforcement Agency on 05 April 2020 shows a wooden boat carrying suspected Rohingya migrants detained in Malaysian territorial waters off the island of Langkawi, state of Kedah. Photo: EPA
06 April 2020
Malaysia on Sunday detained 202 suspected Rohingya Muslims who arrived illegally by boat...
Ministry of Health spokesman Dr. Thar Tun Kyaw. Photo: Ministry of Health and Sports, Myanmar
06 April 2020
Ministry of Health spokesman Dr. Thar Tun Kyaw told Mizzima that neem leaves were not...
People ride pass bicycle in front of a bar which set big mask on its decorated old airplane in Yangon, Myanmar, 05 April 2020. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
06 April 2020
Laboratory results of the National Health Laboratory (Yangon) on specimens from a total...
People have their temperatures checked amid concerns over the spread of the COVID-19 coronavirus at the immigration post in Myawaddy near the Thai border on March 23, 2020, as thousands of people crossed from Thailand as the border crossings were due to close because of the growing pandemic. Photo: AFP
05 April 2020
A migrant support network has voiced concern over Myanmar and other regional migrants in...
A man listens to Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi talking on national TV about the ongoing lockdown amid the coronavirus pandemic, in Bangalore, India, 03 April 2020. Photo: EPA
04 April 2020
The people at large have welcomed Prime Minister Narendra Modi's call for lighting Diyas...
(FILE) - Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, Director General of the World Health Organization (WHO), informs to the media about the last updates regarding on the novel coronavirus COVID-19 during a new press conference, at the World Health Organization (WHO) headquarters in Geneva, Switzerland, 09 March 2020. Photo: EPA
04 April 2020
The number of confirmed coronavirus cases around the world has soared past one million...
Chinese tourists wearing protective suits, gloves and face masks, walk in the departures hall at Suvarnabhumi international airport in Bangkok, Thailand, 25 March 2020. Photo: EPA
04 April 2020
The latest developments in Asia related to the novel coronavirus pandemic:
Photo: Myanmar State Counsellor Office
04 April 2020
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said that keeping returnees from foreign countries at...
People under facility quarantine listen to the music from their balconies. Photo credit to Thein Htein
04 April 2020
Doctors and medical students at quarantine centre number 14 entertained the people with...
Voice of Myanmar (VOM) editor-in-chief Nay Myo Lin (C) sits in a vehicle as he is escorted from his home by the police to court in Mandalay on March 31, 2020. Photo: Zaw Zaw/AFP
04 April 2020
Human Rights Watch (HRW) has called on the Myanmar authorities to immediately drop all...
Spraying disinfectant for prevention of COVID-19. Photo: Thura/Mizzima
04 April 2020
Deputy Medical Superintendent of Mandalay General Hospital Dr. Khin Kyaw told Mizzima...
Catholic Archdiocese of Yangon, Archbishop Cardinal Charles Bo. Photo: Mizzima
03 April 2020
Myanmar’s Cardinal Charles Bo has called on China’s regime to apologise and offer...