29 Dec 2013
Yangon: Myanmar pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi's party said that it will contest 2015 parliamentary elections even if the country's constitution barring her from running for president is not amended.
11 Apr 2012
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Wednesday met President Thein Sein for the first time since her landmark election to political office earlier this month. The two met at the President's official residence in the capital Naypyidaw and were expected to have lunch with Thein Sein's family.
08 Apr 2014
Singapore: The Modi wave has not only taken the country by a storm but is also generating positive reviews outside if early signs are to be believed. When the Bharatiya Janata Party (BJP) released its election manifesto on Monday, it made it clear that it won’t permit foreign supermarkets in the country if their prime ministerial candidate Narendra Modi takes the PM’s hot seat. However, this is just one cacophonous sound that the manifesto makes; otherwise it’s like a sweet music for the financial markets.
17 Feb 2014
Aizawl: Indian Ambassador to Myanmar Gautam Mukhopadhaya requested the Mizoram government to take all steps to boost up the trade activities with neighbouring Myanmar, said officials here on Monday.
11 Feb 2014
Yangon: Myanmar's Minister for Immigration and Population U Khin Yi has urged the country's people to answer questions on the 2014 national census correctly to ensure the country's development, state media reported on Tuesday.
04 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar on Monday reassured India that its soil will not be allowed to be used for any insurgency movement against its South Asian neighbour.
03 Mar 2014
Nay Pyi-Taw: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh arrived in Myanmar on Monday to attend the BIMSTEC Summit, making a strong pitch for giving a fillip to India's Look East policy and explore ways to enhance connectivity, transport, trade, tourism and other linkages to all the northeastern states.
03 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Monday left for Myanmar to attend the BIMSTEC Summit, making a strong push for intensifying collective efforts to combat security challenges and enhancing connectivity and trade in the region.
31 Mar 2014
New Delhi: Latching on to Sharad Pawar's attack on BJP's prime ministerial candidate, the Congress on Monday said it is "not good news" for Narendra Modi as the NCP chief understands the mood of the nation.
23 Aug 2014
Frankfurt: A German regulator handed Google Inc a victory on Friday as it said it would not pursue a complaint brought against the internet search engine operator by a group of publishers for giving users access to their news articles.