Aung San Suu Kyi is coming under pressure from countries with large Muslim populations.
Two blasts rock a Myanmar area near the Bangladeshi border, accompanied by the sound of gunfire and thick black smoke.
Muslim-majority Kyrgyzstan cancels an international football match with Myanmar over “a potential terror act”.
Myanmar urges Muslims in the northwest to cooperate in searching for insurgents.
Nearly 18,500 Rohingya Muslims flee the worst violence to grip northwest Myanmar in years.
At least 6,000 Rohingya civilians are stranded near the border with Bangladesh.
Pope Francis to visit Myanmar and Bangladesh later this year, the Vatican announces.
Thousands of Rohingya cross into Bangladesh since Myanmar announced a military build-up in Rakhine state earlier this month.
Two Myanmar fans are beaten up at a Southeast Asian Games football match against Malaysia.
Two Myanmar squash players are pulling out of the Southeast Asian Games doubles competition after being among those hurt in a bus crash.
Seven squash players and a coach are injured in a bus crash.
Two men from Myanmar convicted of killing two backpackers in 2014 submitted their final appeal against the death sentence.
Human rights advocates and journalists are alarmed by her treatment of the media and fear the erosion of gains in freedom of speech.
The United Nations is warning aid workers in western Myanmar of rising hostility and imminent protests in troubled Rakhine state.
Myanmar authorities seize 20 million meth tablets, 600,000 ecstasy pills and blocks of heroin in the heart of the ‘Golden Triangle’.
One of Myanmar’s best known journalists is released on bail but set to stand trial.
Activists and journalists in newly democratic Myanmar continue to be followed and questioned by state surveillance agents, according to a UN envoy.
Thai and Myanmar nationals were arrested in 2015 following the discovery of graves in jungle camps used by traffickers to hold migrants near the Thailand-Malaysia border.
Myanmar has reserves of natural gas, but most existing offshore production is exported under agreements struck during the junta era.
The mass exodus of migrants – estimated to be more than 60,000 – is only the latest chaos to highlight the precarious lives of migrant workers who take up difficult and dangerous jobs in Thailand’s factories and fishing boats.
The World Bank says Cambodia along with Laos and Myanmar are the fastest growing economies in East Asia.
In southern Myanmar, until recently the sea has provided the the Moken, a nomadic seafaring tribe, with everything they needed, but the waters have been devastated by the commercial fishing industry that has eaten away the area’s once abundant marine life.
Cambodia and Myanmar are discussing a plan to attract tourists to ancient temples in both nations.
Myanmar’s military opened legal proceedings yesterday against three journalists.
Investigation on weapons being smuggled from Cambodia to Myanmar via Thailand.
Myanmar President Htin Kyaw will make his way to the kingdom next week for a three-day visit where he will meet with King Norodom Sihamoni and Prime Minister Hun Sen.
Pushed from their forest home by encroaching farm land, wild elephants are driving fearful villagers in a Myanmar township to seek refuge in tree houses while the animals storm their rice paddies looking for food.