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Myanmar protester dies, first death from Myanmar coup

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The first death from protests over Myanmar's coup has been announced after a young woman succumbed to her injuries after being shot in the...

Singapore says Myanmar situation ‘alarming’, but no need for sanctions

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Singapore's foreign minister on Tuesday spoke out about "alarming developments" in Myanmar but said he did not support widespread sanctions on the country in...

Myanmar shuts down internet again

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Myanmar's junta cuts the internet for a second straight night, part of efforts to stem nationwide protests after it seized power from civilian leaders...

Myanmar police fired water cannon to disperse protesters as tension intensifies

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Myanmar police fired water cannon to disperse protesters in the capital, despite a ban on large gatherings. The military has prohibited gatherings of more...

Thousands of protesters gathered for second day in Myanmar

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Thousands of people have taken to the streets of Yangon, the main city of Myanmar for a second consecutive day protesting over last week’s...

Japanese beer giant KIRIN withdraws investment in Myanmar following political conflict

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"Kirin” Japanese beer giant withdrew from a Myanmar holding company following military’s seizure of power and the detaining of senior government officials including civilian...

Singkhon border temporary closed for transportation due to Myanmar’s conflict

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As a result from Monday’s political conflict in Myanmar, the Singkhon border in Prachuap Khiri Province will be temporarily closed for the next 3...

Riot police disband Bangkok rally against Myanmar coup

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Riot police on Monday broke up a rally held outside the Myanmar embassy in Bangkok and arrested a Thai protester. At least two people...

Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi detained

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Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, President U Win Myint and other senior officials have been detained by the military early on Monday,...

Covid-19 spread through commercial prostitution at Myanmar hotel

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A citizen of Myanmar’s border town Tachileik claims a recent Covid-19 outbreak spread at a sex venue parading as a hotel. 10 Thai women...

Health minister to press charges against the Thai women tested positive...

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Public Health Minister Anutin Charnvirakul says he has instructed the authorities to prosecute the 3 Thai women who were tested positive of the virus...

Dozen of Thai women arrested over the weekend for illegally crossing...

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Chiang Rai Immigration Police have arrested a total of 12 Thai women for allegedly illegally crossing the Thai-Myanmar border into Thailand.  The provincial public health...

Limited number of trucks allowed at Thai-Myanmar crossing

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Hundreds of trucks were stranded at the Thai-Myanmar cross-border after a recent quota was imposed allowing only 6 delivery trucks to cross from each...

Myanmar migrants arrested in Ranong waters

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Three Myanmar nationals were arrested yesterday at the southern coastal province of Ranong. They were caught sneaking into the country on a long-tailed boat...

Dozens of illegal migrants arrested along Thai – Myanmar border

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Border police and soldiers have arrested 35 illegal Myanmar migrants and 2 truck drivers in Sai Yok district, western Kanchanaburi early yesterday morning. Both pickup...

Canadian pastor jailed in Myanmar for defying coronavirus ban

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YANGON: A Canadian preacher who claimed Christians were safe from the coronavirus was on Thursday jailed for three months after he and dozens of...

Six illegal Myanmar migrants rounded up

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Six Myanmar nationals, who allegedly paid a Thai man 6,500 baht each to help cross the border, were arrested for entering illegally entry in...

Top UN court orders Myanmar to prevent Rohingya genocide

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The UN’s highest court ordered Myanmar on Thursday to do everything in its power to prevent the alleged genocide of Rohingya Muslims, as international...

Myanmar Rohingya: Aung San Suu Kyi cuts a haunted figure in...

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The spectacle of Aung San Suu Kyi, a once-persecuted Nobel peace laureate now defending her country against allegations of genocide over its treatment of...

Second Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge officially opens

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The second Thai-Myanmar Friendship Bridge, across the Moei River in Mae Sot district of Thailand’s north-western province of Tak, was officially opened to traffic...