Ethnic media organisations, journalists and donors made the long journey to the remote Chin State capital Hakha, for the BNI (Burma News international) ethnic media conference from 18th to 20th March.
WASHINGTON (AP) — The U.S. says it hopes that Thailand’s leader, who took power in a military coup last year, wasn’t serious when he made a threat to execute journalists.
Thousands of Singaporeans are paying tribute to their nation’s founding father Lee Kuan Yew after he died early Monday at the age of 91. Though a divisive figure who ruled with an iron fist, Lee was loved and revered by many Singaporeans. Here is just a small sample of the tributes paid to him on Instagram Monday morning.
YANGON, Burma (AP) — A Burma court has sentenced two reporters to two months in prison on charges of defamation, in the latest ruling that raises concerns about press freedoms as the country emerges from military rule. The Burma Post’s chief editor Than Htaik Thu and reporter Hsan Moe Tun
DHAKA, Bangladesh (AP) — A court in Bangladesh’s capital has indicted a leader of a hard-line Islamist group and seven students in the hacking death of an atheist blogger two years ago. The court issued the indictments Wednesday after accepting the police investigation into the killing of blogger Ahmed Rajib
Chinese president promotes regional vision at Boao Forum
Sat, Mar 28, 2015 12:16PM UTC
Cambodian tribunal charges another Khmer Rouge suspect
Sat, Mar 28, 2015 12:12PM UTC
3 astronauts to blast off for 1-year trip to space station
Sat, Mar 28, 2015 12:04PM UTC