A British police officer (C) is accompanied by his Thai counterparts as they inspect the murder scene where two British tourists were murdered at Sairee beach, Koh Tao island, Thailand, October 25, 2014. The British police team including Scotland Yard officers visited Koh Tao island resort to observe an investigation by the Thai police. Photo: EPA 
02 March 2015
UK-based rights group Reprieve has expressed alarm after it emerged that British police...
02 March 2015
A Baptist missionary tour that did not have a township administrator’s letter of...
Two Myanmar workers have been murdered in one week on Koh Samui, Thailand. Photo: Koh Samui Rental/Facebook
02 March 2015
Another Myanmar national has been murdered on Thailand’s tourist resort island of Koh...
Photojournalist Ko Aung Nay Myo has been released after three days of questioning. Photo: Aung Nay Myo/Facebook
02 March 2015
Monywa-based freelance photojournalist Ko Aung Nay Myo has been released after three days...
Photographer Ko Aung Nay Myo. Photo: Aung Nay Myo/Facebook 
02 March 2015
A freelance photojournalist has been arrested in Myanmar for uploading a satirical post...
Southeast Asia, including Myanmar, continues to rely heavily on polluting fossil fuels for electricity generation. Vattenfall-operated coal-fired power plant in Lippendorf, Germany. Photo: Peter Endig/EPA 
02 March 2015
Southeast Asia's huge and growing demand for energy will set the tone for the global...
Information Minister U Ye Htut says due process has to be followed before the media can be in a position to criticise the ongoing detention of a photojournalist. Here U Ye Htut speaks during a press conference in Nay Pyi Taw on August 8, 2014. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
02 March 2015
Information Minister U Ye Htut has explained that the Monywa-based freelance...
Female white elephants in the Royal White Elephant Garden in the outskirts of Yangon, Myanmar, July 2, 2013. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA 
02 March 2015
Myanmar says it has found a rare, white elephant in the jungles of the western...
28 February 2015
Beijing has imposed a one-year ban on imports of ivory carvings as critics say rising...
Rakhine State is the home to most of Myanmar's white card holders. A trishaw drives along the main road during the curfew time following communal violence in Sittwe, Rakhine State, Myanmar, June 17, 2012. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
28 February 2015
Temporary ID card or white card holders in Rakhine State say they will hand over their...
Both Muslims and Buddhists in Meiktila say they are looking to put the communal conflict and tension in their township behind them. Meiktila, Myanmar Photo: Wikipedia
28 February 2015
Residents of Meiktila, torn by interreligious strife in 2013, have petitioned the...
28 February 2015
Four Thai fishermen held hostage by Somali pirates for nearly four years have been...

Pages