11 Mar 2016
Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar's House of Representatives (Lower House) today elected U Htin Kyaw of the ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) as one of the three vice presidents to be submitted to the two-house parliament for presidential run after qualification scrutiny.
17 Jun 2016
New Delhi: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today called on Thailand counterpart Prayut Chan-o-cha and discussed bilateral co-operation, including the completion of the India-Myanmar-Thailand highway.
02 Dec 2015
Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar President U Thein Sein today met Aung San Suu Kyi, chairperson of the opposition party which has won majority in the recent general elections, for a dialogue in the presidential palace.
02 Aug 2015
Yangon: The toll from flash floods and landslides in Myanmar after days of torrential rain is likely to spike, the UN warned Sunday, as monsoonal downpours brought misery to thousands across the region.
12 Nov 2015
Yangon: Myanmar's President has joined the army chief in congratulating Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition after it swept national elections, and promised a smooth transition of power.
09 Nov 2015
Yangon: Aung San Suu Kyi's pro-democracy party hoovered up nearly all of the first batch of seats to be declared from Myanmar's election, as the opposition eyed massive gains to carry it to power after decades of military dominance.
09 Nov 2015
Yangon/Hinthada: Myanmar's ruling party conceded defeat in the country's general election on Monday as the opposition led by democracy figurehead Aung San Suu Kyi appeared on course for a landslide victory.
09 Nov 2015
Nay Pyi Taw: The new chairman of Myanmar's ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP), U Htay Oo, has been defeated in the general elections, the party said today.
12 Aug 2016
Lucknow: The Lucknow district administration has asked all multiplexes in the city to run a free show of the Bollywood film "Rustom" on August 15, an official said on Thursday.
09 Jul 2016
London: Following allegations that Facebook 'censors' viewpoints its employees don't like, Finland-based cyber security company F-Secure has suggested certain steps that people can take to 'uncensor' the Facebook News Feed to give users some control over what they like to see.