Elizabeth I of England, with her signature red hair, pale coloring, frilly ruffs and over-embellished clothes, used to love making stately progresses through the countryside. Since June 13, Burma’s democracy leader Dr. Aung San Suu Kyi has been on a tour of Europe (she arrived back in Rangoon on June 30) and earlier when she visited Thailand for...
Nobel laureate and chairperson of the National League for Democracy (NLD) party Aung San Suu Kyi will travel outside Burma for the first time in 24 years next week to attend the ‘World Economic Forum on East Asia 2012’ at the Shangri-La Hotel, in Bangkok, Thailand, an NLD source said on Thursday. Aung San Suu...
7 Burma Muslims jailed for killing Buddhist monk
Tue, May 21, 2013 3:33PM UTC
Chinese fishing boat, crew released by North Korea
Tue, May 21, 2013 11:16AM UTC
Indonesia mine collapse death toll rises to 21
Tue, May 21, 2013 11:08AM UTC
Cannes rolls out red carpet for Indian movies
Tue, May 21, 2013 10:52AM UTC
Rights group criticizes Sri Lanka’s post-war record
Tue, May 21, 2013 9:15AM UTC
Seoul: Day 3 of NKorea tests of short-range weapon
Tue, May 21, 2013 9:08AM UTC
Obama to meet Xi Jinping in U.S. in June
Tue, May 21, 2013 8:56AM UTC