A health worker examines a young Lisu boy. Photo: Barbara/EPA
24 August 2015
At the third National Forum on Birth Registration in Myanmar held in Nay Pyi Taw on...
North Korean leader Kim Jong-un (front) presiding over an emergency meeting of the central military commission of the Workers' Party after both Koreas exchanged fire across the western border 20 August 2015. Photo: EPA
22 August 2015
South Korean troops stood at maximum alert Saturday, hours before the expiry of a North...
Thai Police Chief Gen. Somyot Poompanmoung (R) talks to journalists at Sathorn Pier, Bangkok, Thailand, 18 August 2015. Photo: Diego Azubel/EPA 
22 August 2015
Thailand's police chief Friday insisted his officers are making "a lot of progress" in...
A Rohingya woman holds her child in ThetKelPyin Muslim refugee camp in Sittwe, Rakhine State 25 May 2015. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
22 August 2015
A US-based rights group has urged Myanmar to prevent the exclusion of hundreds of...
Buddhist nuns hold Buddhist flags as they participate during a demonstration in Mandalay, Myanmar, 30 October 2014. Thousands of people including Buddhist monks and nuns led by the Race and Religion Protection Organisation, locally abbreviated as Ma-Ba-Tha and also known as the 969 group, demonstrated in Mandalay to prescribe the 'Protection Law'  or so called the interfaith marriage law. Photo: APHR
22 August 2015
The Myanmar Parliament’s passage of two bills targeting religious minorities constitutes...
A girl watches the website of CNN at a internet cafe in Yangon, Myanmar. Photo: EPA
22 August 2015
UNESCO in Myanmar teamed up with the Myanmar ICT for Development Organization (MIDO) to...
Flashback - NDF members campaign in the November 2010 election. Photo: Mizzima
22 August 2015
The European Union said Friday that it has agreed to send observers to historic upcoming...
A young Karen group performing with traditional Karen dance in Pananor township during the opening of a village health clinic on 27 June 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
22 August 2015
Ethnic women have seen the Burmese military government oppress ...
The Chinese loggers outside court. Photo: EPA
21 August 2015
It was supposed to be a diplomatic coup when President Thein Sein freed the 155 Chinese...
South Korean soldiers and K9 self-propelled howitzers taking part in a 'Hoguk' military exercise against a possible attack from North Korea, in Yeoncheon-gun, South Korea, 13 November 2014. Photo: Kim Nam-Ho/EPA
21 August 2015
North Korean leader Kim Jong-Un ordered his frontline troops onto a war-footing from...
An elderly woman votes at the Mingalar Taungnyunt Township in Yangon, Myanmar, 1 April, 2012. Photo: Thet Htoo/EPA
21 August 2015
The country’s two main political parties, the ruling Union Solidarity and Development...
Peace Corps Country Director Ms Penny Fields. Photo: Mark Yang/Mizzima
21 August 2015
Since 2013, the Peace Corps, a U.S. government initiative to support developing nations,...

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