• Thu, 14 Dec 2017 13:36:34
    6,700 Rohingya killed in first month of Myanmar violence: MSF
    At least 6,700 Rohingya Muslims were killed in the first month of a Myanmar army crackdown on rebels in Rakhine state that began in late August, Doctors Without Borders (MSF) said on Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 06 Dec 2017 15:08:07
    Trump to recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital
    Washington - President Donald Trump will recognize Jerusalem as Israel's capital Wednesday, upending decades of careful US policy and ignoring dire warnings of a historic misstep that could trigger a surge of violence in the Middle East.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:32:07
    Malaysian govt to set up Asean centre for Islam, Peace and non-violence
    The Malaysian government will set up the Asean Centre For Islam, Peace and Non-Violence at Universiti Sultan Azlan Shah (USAS), says Deputy Prime Minister Ahmad Zahid Hamidi.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 22 Nov 2017 10:05:28
    Three dead, six wounded in rare shooting in China
    Three people were shot dead and six others wounded in a rare episode of gun violence in China, police said Wednesday, adding they were hunting for a number of suspects.
    Breaking News
  • Sat, 18 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Stop violence against women
    The Women and Men Progressive Movement Foundation and J. Walter Thompson Bangkok jointly launch “Home…is not a Boxing Ring”, a VDO ad that campaigns for #PickYourFight and marks the International Day for the Elimination of Violence against Women on November 25.
    event
  • Fri, 17 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Verbal abuse rife as one-third of families live with some form of domestic violence
    HURFTUL WORDS are among the root causes of domestic violence, with a survey revealing that some form of abuse exists in one in three families in Thailand.
    national
  • Thu, 16 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Rohingya exodus leaves ghostland but US says sanctions won’t help
    Torched villages and unharvested paddy fields stretch to the horizon in Myanmar’s violence-gutted Rakhine state, where a dwindling number of Muslim Rohingya remain trapped in limbo after an army crackdown coursed through the region.
    opinion
  • Fri, 10 Nov 2017 07:15:11
    Mel B reaches settlement with estranged husband over domestic violence claims
    Ex-Spice Girl Mel B and estranged husband Stephen Belafonte reached a settlement over the domestic violence portion of their divorce days before the start of their trial, their lawyers said Thursday.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 09 Nov 2017 10:45:17
    Opposition MPs want Petronas out of Myanmar
    A group of 47 opposition MPs have launched a petition urging Petronas to pull out from all of its investments in Myanmar due to the ongoing violence in the Rakhine state.
    Breaking News
  • Thu, 02 Nov 2017 01:00:00
    Myanmar mine-laying is adding to the horror of Rohingya exodus   
    An international human rights group has called on Myanmar to stop using landmines that are killing and maiming Rohingya refugees as they continue to flee violence in Rakhine state. 
    opinion
  • Sat, 28 Oct 2017 16:23:04
    Myanmar govt to harvest fields abandoned by Rohingya
    Myanmar's government will harvest rice from abandoned farmland in violence-scorched northern Rakhine, state media said Saturday, a move likely to raise concerns about the prospect of return for more than half a million Rohingya who have fled communal unrest in the area.
    Breaking News
  • Wed, 25 Oct 2017 01:00:00
    Violence behind them, Rohingya face deadly new enemy
    Malnutrition-weakened refugees now falling prey to disease
    opinion
  • Sat, 14 Oct 2017 16:35:05
    Myanmar army probing alleged Rakhine atrocities
    Myanmar's military has said it is investigating its operations in violence-wracked Rakhine state, where the United Nations has accused troops of waging an ethnic cleansing campaign against Rohingya Muslims.
    Breaking News
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 10:08:17
    At least 12 dead, scores missing in Rohingya capsize: officials
    Cox's Bazar, Bangladesh - At least 12 people died and scores were missing Monday after a boat packed with Rohingya refugees -- many of them children -- capsized, the latest tragedy to strike those fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state.
    ASEAN+
  • Mon, 09 Oct 2017 07:13:55
    Two dead, scores missing as boat packed with Rohingya sinks
    COX'S BAZAR, Bangladesh- A boat packed with Rohingya refugees fleeing violence in Myanmar's Rakhine state capsized late Sunday night near the coast of Bangladesh, leaving at least two people dead and scores missing, officials said.
    Breaking News
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