Indian Air Force personnel carrying an injured person flown by an IAF aircraft from earthquake hit Nepal at Air Force Station, Palam, New Delhi, India, May 1, 2015. Photo: EPA
02 May 2015
At Pokhara airport in the Himalayas, Indian soldiers race back and forth loading rice,...
Leaders of Myanmar ethnic armed groups hold discussions at the headquarters of United Wa State Army (UWSA) in Pangsan of northern Shan State, Myanmar, May 1, 2015. Photo: Kabar Kyaw/EPA
02 May 2015
A host of Myanmar ethnic rebels began talks in the isolated Wa region bordering China on...
Women from central Myanmar who fled the fighting in Kokang region in Shan State are seen in a Buddhist monastery in Lashio city in late February. Photo: Henry Htun
02 May 2015
As hundreds of internally displaced people of Myanmar’s Kokang...
Billionaire philanthropist George Soros, chairman of the Open Society Foundations, speaking at Asia Society in New York on April 20, 2015. Photo: Elena Olivo/Asia Society
02 May 2015
American philanthropist and investor George Soros has warned that ethnic tensions and a...
Saying no to dams on the Salween or ThanLwin river. Photo: SHRF
02 May 2015
Australian consultants abruptly cancelled a public meeting scheduled for April 30 in...
Mr Mogen Jensen, the Danish Minister for Development Cooperation, speaks at the Global Media Conference in Copenhagen on April 30, 2015. Photo: Mizzima
01 May 2015
With the new allocation, WAN-IFRA will provide support and training to more than 60 media...
Photo: EPA
01 May 2015
Talks between 12 Ethnic Armed Organizations (EAOs) and ...
Pemba Tamang, 15, is taken on a stretcher after being rescued by Nepal Armed Police Force from the collapsed building of the Hilton Hotel, five days after a major earthquake, in Kathmandu, Nepal, April 30, 2015. Occasional rays of hope in the form of unexpected rescues emerged on 30 April, in the wake of Nepal's devastating weekend earthquake even as the official death toll rose above 5,000. Photo: Hemanta Shrestha/EPA
01 May 2015
Rescuers pulled a teenage boy and a woman in her thirties alive from the rubble of Nepal'...
01 May 2015
Looking back at a year of media freedom in decline in almost every part of the world,...
Myanmar migrant workers Ko Wai Phyo (Front) and Ko Zaw Lin Oo (Back) arrive for trial at Samui Provincial Court in Samui island, Surat Thani province, southern Thailand, 30 April 2015. Photo: Sitthipong Charoenjai/EPA
01 May 2015
The defence team for two Myanmar migrant workers accused of murdering a pair of British...
Myanmar soldiers, arriving back from the unrest area in Rakhine state, march in Sittwe city, capital of Rakhine State, Myanmar, 31 October 2012. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
01 May 2015
Villagers from Welgyi Chaung and Linsin Yoarthit villages in Kyauktaw Township, Rakhine...
A government representative says new players could join the ceasefire negotiations. Photo: Arakan Army
01 May 2015
Myanmar will consider including three ethnic armies currently fighting government troops...

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