Beijing has increased its crackdown on civil society since Xi took power in 2012, tightening restrictions on freedom of speech and detaining hundreds (AFP Photo/Philip FONG)
08 April 2020
An outspoken Chinese Communist Party critic and millionaire property tycoon, Ren Zhiqiang...
Trishaw drivers wear masks as they wait to receive free food during a food donation to low income people event amid the Covid-19 and coronavirus pandemic in Yangon, Myanmar, 07 April 2020. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
08 April 2020
Chinese enterprises provided medical masks for two Myanmar government organizations amid...
People walk around the Thet Kel Pyin internally displaced persons (IDP) camp in Sittwe, Rakhine State. Photo: EPA
08 April 2020
About 8,700 civilians displaced by ongoing armed conflict in Rakhine state and living...
The artists, Zayar Hnaung (left) and Ja Sai (right). Screengrab from Myitkyina News Journal's Video
08 April 2020
Myanmar’s government should immediately drop all criminal charges against three street...
People wearing protective face masks shop at a chicken stall at a wet market in Shanghai, China. Photo: AFP
08 April 2020
A total of 241 organizations from around the world have written a letter to the World...
Photo: Myanmar State Counsellor Office
08 April 2020
Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi has urged those who have come out of quarantine...
07 April 2020
Burma News International (BNI) issued a letter on the 2 April 2020 regarding recent...
Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi. Photo: EPA
07 April 2020
Senior US diplomat Alice Wells has said that at least 29,000 US citizens have flown back...
(FILES) In this file photo taken on September 26, 2007, former political prisoner Bo Kyi talks about photos of other prisoners from the 1988 Myanmar uprising at a small museum in Mae Sot, near the Thai-Myanmar border. Photo: Pornchai Kittiwongesakul/AFP
07 April 2020
From meditation to memory games, former political prisoners in Myanmar are dishing out...
State Counsellor discusses COVID-19 measures of Bago Region through video conferencing. Photo: Myanmar State Counsellor Office
07 April 2020
State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said in a Facebook post posted on April 5 that 6.3...
People wearing face mask as a preventive measure against the COVID-19 novel coronavirus, rides past Waibagi Hospital in Yangon that handles patients for isolation on March 24, 2020. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
07 April 2020
Further progress is being made by the United Nations in its commitment to support the...
Iranians gathered to pray behind the closed door of Masumeh shrine in the city of Qom, Iran, 16 March 2020. Photo: EPA
06 April 2020
Indian ambassador to Iran Gaddam Dharmendra on Sunday visited Qom and interacted with...

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