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  1. A view of the Mekong river bordering Thailand and Laos is seen from the Thai side in Nong Khai

    Mekong nations pressed to share data as water level falls to new low

    The inter-governmental Mekong River Commission on Friday urged China and Southeast Asian countries to share more data on hydropower dam ...
  2. FILE PHOTO: Ruling in case against Myanmar on alleged genocide of Rohingya, at the ICJ in The Hague

    Facebook rejects request to release Myanmar officials’ data for genocide case

    Facebook has objected to a request from Gambia, which has accused Myanmar at the World Court of genocide against the Rohingya Muslim minority, to ...
  3. David Lah is escorted for trial in Yangon on June 8

    Canadian pastor jailed in Myanmar for defying COVID-19 ban

    A Canadian preacher who claimed Christians were safe from coronavirus was on Thursday jailed for three months in Myanmar after he and dozens of ...
  4. FILE PHOTO: A 3D-printed Facebook logo is seen placed on a keyboard in this illustration

    Facebook purges ads for illegal wildlife in SE Asia as online trade surges

    An ad showing a civet cat cowering in a cage being offered for sale on Facebook was just one of hundreds that the social media giant has removed ...
  5. Facebook page selling wildlife in Burmese seen in screenshot by WWF

    Facebook purges ads for illegal wildlife in Southeast Asia as online trade surges

    An ad showing a civet cat cowering in a cage being offered for sale on Facebook was just one of hundreds that the social media giant has removed ...
  6. Myanmar State Counsellor and Foreign Minister Aung San Suu Kyi leaves after paying her respects to

    Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi confirms contesting for second term

    Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Tuesday formally declared her intention to seek a second term in an election in November that is seen as a test ...
  7. Karen ethnic people protest against the Myanmar army at Hpa-an in Karen state on July 28, 2020

    Thousands protest against Myanmar army after woman's killing

    Several thousand protesters marched in southeast Myanmar on Tuesday to demand the military's withdrawal from the area and an end to rights abuses ...
  8. Engineers at the Myanmar Aerospace Engineering University have been working towards the launch of

    Myanmar joins band of Asian nations launching satellites

    Myanmar is preparing to launch its first-ever satellite, joining an unlikely coalition of nascent space nations aiming to protect millions from ...