With 16 camps across Myanmar and more planned, debate has grown around whether sanctuaries can solve the poaching problem.
Leeds United will go on a post-season tour of Myanmar, despite an ongoing military crackdown in the country. The two games scheduled for May are in areas in ...
A court in Myanmar yesterday sentenced two Reuters journalists to seven years in prison in a ruling denounced as a new low for press freedom since Nobel ...
Aung San Suu Kyi must be held accountable for the crimes of the state she leads.
Facebook said it was removing several Myanmar military officials from the social media website and an Instagram account to prevent the spread of.
Leeds United began their controversial tour of Myanmar on Wednesday, losing 2-1 to the hosts' National League All Stars in Yangon. The post-season trip, ...
Leeds boss Paul Heckingbottom has admitted some players "may have had a sleepless night" over the club's planned post-season tour to Myanmar. Leeds will ...
Amnesty International has withdrawn its highest honour from Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi in light of what it said was the Nobel Peace Prize laureate's ...
UN rights boss urging Bangladesh to halt plans over concerns for refugees' safety.
UN calls for genocide charges against army leaders for attacks on Rohingya minority.
Move marks toughest American action so far in response to treatment of minority.
The head of Bangladesh's refugee commission has said plans to start the repatriation of 700000 Rohingya Muslims to Burma were scrapped after officials were ...
Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani says he did not reconsider the club's decision to go on a controversial post-season trip to Myanmar.
Refugees should be able to assess if conditions in Myanmar are safe for return, says UN agency.
UN says it was not consulted over refugee deal agreed between Myanmar and Bangladesh.
Government officials claim many Muslims burned their own houses before fleeing.
Nobel laureate target of flak over Rohingya exodus, but says generals all 'rather sweet'
Chemicals, silt and climate change threaten fish species and a way of life.
Advocacy group Fortify Rights claims mass slaughter, rape and burnings army policies.
Reuters journalists working on investigation into killing of Rohingya men and boys were arrested in December.
State accuses Bangladesh of submitting missing or 'incomplete' information on refugees.
Technology behind Bitcoin provides secure method of storing vital personal information.
A UN Security Council team probing Burma's crisis over its ethnic Rohingya Muslim minority has arrived in the country's capital.
BBC travel presenter Simon Reeve has revealed he helped a Rohingya refugee who was beaten by Burma's military while filming his new series.
A Myanmar judge on Monday found two Reuters journalists guilty of breaching a law on state secrets and sentenced them to seven years in prison, in a ...
One million Rohingya live in the world's largest refugee settlement, in Bangladesh. After fleeing 'ethnic cleansing' in Myanmar, they face the threat of monsoons.
Myanmar refugees moved to town in 2009 after resettlement from Bangladesh camps.
If the children turned up on our doorstep in different circumstances, there would be little welcome.
Arakan Rohingya Salvation Army demands Rohingya be consulted on all decisions affecting their future.
Broadcaster has also picked up 2018 US PGA Championship as well as Serie A and La Liga.
The Nobel Peace Prize to Aung San Suu Kyi will not be withdrawn in the light of a United Nations report that said Myanmar's military carried out mass killings of ...
More than 380000 minors lack education and basic facilities in Bangladesh camps.
The head coach of the Thai soccer team spent the morning of June 23 preparing his young assistant for an important task: looking out for the boys by himself.
Philanthropist lives modestly in rented apartment after giving away $8bn fortune.
Agency says figure likely conservative and includes at least 730 children under five.
Tibetan leader criticises 'killing in the name of religions' as pressure mounts on Aung San Suu Kyi.
Bill Richardson accuses Myanmar leader of 'whitewash' as he quits advisory panel.
Reuters investigation prompted police to arrest two of agency's reporters.
Local Catholic church advises pope not to use word 'Rohingya' for fear of aggravating tensions.
Team of 18 divers attempts to bring trapped boys and coach out of narrow, submerged caves.
When politics descends to a level where cheap shots can be fired at certain religious or ethnic groups we are all in trouble. At the extreme end of the scale is...
Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi defends the jailing of two Reuters journalists on the basis a court decided they had “broken the Official Secrets Act” ...
Zeid has called the campaign against the Rohingya 'a textbook example of ethnic cleansing'
Rescue of boys should be expedited before downpours in next few days, says minister.
Rock group's blog post does not acknowledge Bono's involvement in offshore investments.
All boys in hospital; majority are in good health - two have suspected lung infections.
Chris Johns: Will the fragile truce in the Conservative party last?
Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar's civilian leader, yesterday strongly defended a court decision to jail two Reuters reporters who were arrested while investigating ...
Foreign critics and aid agencies are blamed for taking sides with the largely stateless Muslim group.
Saxony is a valve, releasing offline the pressure building in closed social media bubbles.
Charity to focus on new 'charity begins at home' strategy, documents show.
Rohingya crisis illustrates lack of global rights leadership, says group in annual report.
Bangladesh delays sending back refugees to Myanmar as questions mount about plan.
Burmese leader Aung San Suu Kyi has made clear to foreign diplomats, it does not matter if they call her country Myanmar or its old name, Burma.
Eleven Sports targeting Premier League rights after winning La Liga broadcast deal to take Spanish football from Sky
Leeds United owner Andrea Radrizzani has jumped into the UK TV rights market by buying the rights to show La Liga and is now considering a bid for the final ...
NGOs increasingly concerned about restrictions on humanitarian aid to Rohingya.
Memo reveals charity considered property sale and office closures to avert funding crisis.
Under-fire leader makes first trip since Rohingya Muslims forced to flee.
Refugees continue to flee amid calls for Aung San Suu Kyi to lose Nobel Peace Prize.
Increasing pressure on Aung San Suu Kyi to intervene on behalf of Muslim minority.
FF calls on Government to propose sanctions against Myanmar over Rohingya treatment.
Human rights group says 'hate-filled rhetoric' having 'terrifying consequences' globally.
We went minute-by-minute as England and Sweden clashed at the Samara Arena for a place in the World Cup semi-finals.
Graphic of the week: Pope Francis has travelled far and wide since 2013.
Shift in Brexit deadline or further fudge awaits as hard Brexiteers run clock down.
Newly-discovered ancient arachnid found entombed in chunks of amber in Myanmar.
Treatment of 1.1 million Muslim Rohingya in Buddhist Myanmar a major challenge.
Many stuck at Bangladesh border as worst violence in region in years triggers exodus.
Council to vote next week on stripping controversial Myanmar leader of honour.
Harcourt Developments in running for Diageo urban centre planned for St James's Gate.
Estimated number of Rohingya Muslims who have fled to Bangladesh rises to 164000.
Media freedom has soared in Asia's new democracy – but so has the language of hatred.
Global index finds State is fifth most generous in the world for helping those in need.
Musician said returning Freedom of the City award not a slight on Dublin, in Late Late Show interview.
UNHCR says 85 per cent of refugees are in poor and developing countries.
This year has witnessed few more dramatic falls from grace than that of Aung San Suu Kyi. The Burmese Nobel peace prize laureate began 2017 facing a ...
The President's latest anti-NFL rant shows he has no intention of depoliticizing football. Irish history offers a lesson in how the league could—and surely ...
New Leeds United boss Marcelo Bielsa says he has watched all 51 games the Championship club played last season. The 62-year-old added that he wants to ...
Samarn Kunan (38) may be 'promoted' posthumously in tribute.