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The Undercover Burma Mission

The Undercover Burma Mission

Founded by a former Green Beret, the Free Burma Rangers train ethnic minorities to run their own humanitarian missions in war-torn regions. Burma has reached a tentative peace deal with…

Burma must talk to rebels and China

Burma must talk to rebels and China

Burma or Myanmar, is in a pickle. It’s a human rights disaster and the government is in conflict with its own ethnic communities. Heavy fighting continues in Burma’s Kokang region…

Indo-Thai link via Burma ‘soon’

Indo-Thai link via Burma ‘soon’

NEW DELHI: The proposed highway connecting India, Burma and Thailand is to be operational soon, Commerce and Industry Minister Anand Sharma said today, reports PTI. The interntional ¬†highway will help…

Burma-Bangladesh arms route via India?

Burma-Bangladesh arms route via India?

GUWAHATI: Are Burma arms dealers secretly aiding Bangladeshi immigrants smuggle of weapons across Indian borders? The National Investigation Agency is currently investigating a gun-running racket¬†according to a local media report.…

Manipur CM on biz Road to Mandalay

Manipur CM on biz Road to Mandalay

MANDALAY: The Chief Minister of Manipur, on a visit to Burma, requested ethnic Manipuris to carry the flame of their language and culture. Expressing his happiness after meeting Manipuris settled…

Rohingya Muslims fleeing Burma

Rohingya Muslims fleeing Burma

INDONESIAN police have detained 80 Rohingya Muslims from Myanmar (Burma) on a remote island off Sumatra after they got lost attempting to reach Malaysia, an official says. It was the…

Buddhist-Muslim riot in Burmese town

Buddhist-Muslim riot in Burmese town

Five people, including a Buddhist monk, were killed and at least three mosques were destroyed after riots broke out in a town in central Burma [Myanmar]. About 200 people fought…

Army Officer is Drug Smuggler?

Army Officer is Drug Smuggler?

Imphal (Manipur): A Lieutenant Colonel of the Indian Army and six others were chased down by police and arrested for attempting to smuggle illegal drugs. They are believed to be…