The ASEAN People's Forum expressed concern that ASEAN still has a long way to go in terms of human rights and workers' conditions. Photo: November Rain/Twitter
28 April 2015
Representatives of the ASEAN People’s Forum have expressed concerns over a rash of...
Overview as Association of South East Asian Nations (ASEAN) leaders hold hands for the traditional ASEAN handshake to start the 26th ASEAN summit during the opening ceremony at the Kuala Lumpur Convention Center, Malaysia, April 27, 2015. The two-day summit of the 10-nation bloc is expected to focus on festering disputes in the South-China Sea and also expected to assess initiatives for the regional single market that is scheduled to begin at the end of the year. Photo: EPA
27 April 2015
Southeast Asian leaders hold a summit in Malaysia on April 27 seeking to maintain unity...
Indian parliament during 2015 Budget session Photo: EPA
27 April 2015
India has asked UN members to drop the annual ritual of passing a resolution on Myanmar’s...
Thura U Shwe Mann, left, meets Chinese President Xi Jinping. Photo: Thura U Shwe Mann/Facebook
27 April 2015
Chinese President Xi Jinping met with Thura U Shwe Mann, chairman of Myanmar's ruling...
Cadres belonging to the National Socialist Council of Nagalim (Isak-Muivah), NSCN(I-M) during their group's 30th Republic Day celebrations at the Hebron camp about 40 kms from Dimapur town in Nagaland, northeast India in a stock photos from March 2010. Photo: EPA
27 April 2015
Militants operating in India’s northeastern state of Assam, and based over the border in...
Climbers in the debris of the Mount Everest base camp after it was hit by an avalanche that killed at least 18 people following the 7.9 magnitude earthquake in Nepal, 25 April 2015 (picture made available 26 April 2015). The avalanche that swept through parts of base camp is reported having had the combined force of two separate snowslides from different peaks. EPA/AZIM AFIF Courtesy of Azim Afif
27 April 2015
International rescue teams and relief supplies began arriving in Nepal's devastated...
The European Union flag flies outside the European Commission Building, the Berlaymond, in Brussels. Photo: Olivier Hoslet/EPA
27 April 2015
Southeast Asia and the European Union (EU) agreed on April 26 to take steps toward...
Children near their temporary tent on open ground in Kathmandu after a powerful earthquake followed by strong aftershocks struck Nepal, in Kathmandu, Nepal, April 27, 2015. Photo: Narendra Shrestha/EPA 
27 April 2015
Almost one million children urgently need help after an earthquake claimed more than 3,...
People inspect the damage to the collapsed landmark Dharahara, also called Bhimsen Tower, after an earthquake caused serious damage in Kathmandu, Nepal, April 25, 2015. Photo: Narendra Shrestha/EPA
26 April 2015
Nepal rescuers battled landslide debris and communication blackouts Sunday as they...
Indian is flying in relief supplies and rescue teams into Kathmandu. Photo:
26 April 2015
Indian Air Force has started carrying disaster relief teams and supplies for Nepal
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi out campaigning. Photo: Mizzima
26 April 2015
(ANALYSIS) In late November 2013, Daw Aung San Suu Kyi wrote to...
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon speaks at a press conference in Nay Pyi Taw on November 13, 2014. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
25 April 2015
UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon has urged the Myanmar government to address the...