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Burma’s Rohingya beg for help: ‘People are starving’

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

Thousands of ethnic Rohingya remaining inside Myanmar live in fear, with many in desperate need of food and healthcare. Rohingya trapped inside Myanmar say thousands are [...]
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US: Burma crackdown could draw international terrorists

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | US News | 6:00 AM

Myanmar’s military crackdown that has caused a half million Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh could destabilise the region and invite international terrorists, the [...]
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Over 2500 Muslims awaiting to cross border into Bangladesh from Burma’s northern state

Over 2500 Muslims awaiting to cross border into Bangladesh from Burma’s northern state

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

A total of 2,555 Muslim villagers have gathered near the Myanmar side of the border to continue crossing into Bangladesh over the last three days to flee the conflict in [...]
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Two die, four missing in boat capsising in Burma’s southern region

07-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Xinhua | 6:00 AM

Two passengers have been killed and four others missing in a ferry boat capsisal in the Taninthayi River in southern Myanmar’s Tanintharyi region, the official Global [...]
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India to help Burma upgrade women’s police training centre

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Economic Times | 6:00 AM

India will help Myanmar in upgrading a police training centre for women and strengthen the country’s police force as a whole. The Union Cabinet, chaired by prime [...]
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Burma publishes first socio-economic report for investors

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | MM Times | 6:00 AM

The directorate of Investment and Company Administration (DICA) in partnership with the German Corporation for International Cooperation (GIZ) have published a detailed [...]
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Rohingya crisis: UN ‘suppressed’ report predicting its shortcomings in Burma

Rohingya crisis: UN ‘suppressed’ report predicting its shortcomings in Burma

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

The UN commissioned and then “suppressed” a report that criticised its strategy in Myanmar and warned it was ill-prepared to deal with the impending Rohingya [...]
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Countries in South China Sea dispute should seek common ground and avoid conflict

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | New Straits Times | 6:00 AM

Malaysia has called on nations bordering the South China Sea to seek a common ground that will benefit all parties. Deputy Home minister Datuk Nur Jazlan Mohamed said rather [...]
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Brunei sultan to mark golden jubilee with lavish celebrations

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | AFP | 6:00 AM

Brunei’s all-powerful sultan will mark 50 years on the throne Thursday with lavish celebrations including a glittering procession, a 21-gun salute and a ceremony at his [...]
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Bangladesh destroys boats ferrying Rohingya from Burma

Bangladesh destroys boats ferrying Rohingya from Burma

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Reuters | 6:00 AM

Bangladeshi authorities have destroyed about 20 boats that ferried Rohingya Muslims fleeing violence in Myanmar, accusing smugglers of using the huge exodus to bring [...]
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Burma military accused of executing dozens of fleeing Rohingya villagers

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Guardian | 6:00 AM

‘Horrors’ condemned by human rights group as witnesses claim soldiers abused, stabbed and shot dozens of people at residential compound in Rakhine state The [...]
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UN: Burma violence may be ‘crimes against humanity’

UN: Burma violence may be ‘crimes against humanity’

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Aljazeera | 6:00 AM

UN rights experts urge Myanmar to ‘vigorously prosecute cases of violence’ against Rohingya women and children. UN rights experts have warned that the violence [...]
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Rohingya Mobile Reporter Network Crumbles in Burma

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | VOA News | 6:00 AM

Human rights groups and Rohingya community news outlets say they are facing a crisis in gathering detailed information about the Myanmar military crackdown in Rakhine, [...]
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Prince Charles and Camilla CANCEL visit to Burma amid Rohingya ‘ethnic cleansing’

06-Oct-2017 Intellasia | The Sun | 6:00 AM

Media reports last month said an official visit to Myanmar was being suggested for the trip and aides acknowledged it had been considered as part of the schedule. PRINCE [...]
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‘Unacceptable’: Australia’s report on missing Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 is brutal

05-Oct-2017 Intellasia | Washington Post | 6:00 AM

When Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 took off from Kuala Lumpur International Airport on March 8, 2014, one of the strangest puzzles in modern aviation history began. Instead of [...]
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