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Myanmar's armed groups to join Panglong conference

Non-signatory armed groups of the Nationwide Ceasefire Accord (NCA) in Myanmar on Thursday decided to attend the 21st Century Panglong Ethnic Conference here on August 31, authorities said.

Myanmar weighs damage after earthquake rattles Bagan pagodas

Myanmar took stock of toppled spires and crumbling temple walls in the ancient capital Bagan Thursday after a powerful earthquake hit the country, killing three and damaging the top tourist destination.

Powerful quake hits Myanmar, damaging famed Bagan temples; tremors felt in India

A powerful 6.8 magnitude earthquake struck central Myanmar on Wednesday, killing at least one person and damaging around 60 pagodas in the ancient city of Bagan, officials said.

China hopes for early talks with Phillipines on South China Sea

China hopes for early talks with Phillipines on South China Sea

China is hoping for talks with the Philippines on the South China Sea issue at an early date, an official said on Wednesday.

Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake damages Myanmar`s famed Bagan temples: Police

Powerful 6.8 magnitude quake damages Myanmar`s famed Bagan temples: Police

The earthquake caused high-rise buildings in Myanmar`s largest city Yangon to sway, as well as those in Bangkok and Kolkata.

Earthquake: What happened when  tremors were felt in Patna - SEE PICS

Earthquake: What happened when tremors were felt in Patna - SEE PICS

Panic broke out on Wednesday in Patna as people started evacuating their houses after earthquake tremors were felt in the Bihar capital.

Earthquake in Delhi is trending – Here's why

Earthquake in Delhi is trending – Here's why

 Tremors were felt in Kolkata after an earthquake measuring 6.8 on the Richter Scale jolted Myanmar.

6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar; tremors felt in northeast, Kolkata, Patna, Guwahati

6.8 magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar; tremors felt in northeast, Kolkata, Patna, Guwahati

Earthquake measuring 6.8 on Richter scale hit Myanmar on Wednesday.

Act East policy will open markets like Myanmar, ASEAN for East India: President

The Act East policy of the central government will open new markets like Myanmar and the ASEAN countries for eastern Indian entrepreneurs, President Pranab Mukherjee said here on Tuesday.

Myanmar says UN chief to attend ethnic peace talks

Officials in Myanmar say United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon will attend a peace conference next week that seeks to end decades of armed conflict with ethnic minority groups.

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar-India border; tremors felt in Assam

5.5 magnitude earthquake hits Myanmar-India border; tremors felt in Assam

A 5.5 magnitude earthquake hit Myanmar-India border region at 7:11 AM Tuesday morning.

India ready to give 'all help': EAM Swaraj to Myanmar

India ready to give 'all help': EAM Swaraj to Myanmar

EAM Sushma Swaraj on Monday met President U Htin Kyaw shortly after arriving in Myanmar.

Myanmar denies clashes between Indian army, ethnic group

Myanmar military authorities have denied that there was a recent exchange of gunfire on its soil between Indian army and a rebellion ethnic group -- the National Socialist Council of Nagaland (khaplang) (NSCN-K), the media reported on Monday.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi says China to support peace talks

Myanmar`s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi expects China to support historic peace talks with armed groups near the countries` troubled joint border, she said Friday during a landmark visit overshadowed by a stalled dam project.

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to visit Myanmar this month - Know details

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj to visit Myanmar this month - Know details

External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj will visit Myanmar on August 22 following the swearing in earlier this year of the new government of Aung San Suu Kyi's National League for Democracy (NLD), it was announced on Thursday.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi in China with dam project on agenda

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi in China with dam project on agenda

Myanmar`s Aung San Suu Kyi was to meet Chinese Premier Li Keqiang on Thursday in her first major foreign trip since becoming the country`s de facto leader, with a suspended Beijing-backed dam project set to dominate talks.

Myanmar to launch single-stop inspection at borders

Myanmar will deploy single-stop inspections at border gates with neighbouring countries to prevent illegal trade, officials said on Thursday.

China to accord head of state welcome to Aung San Suu Kyi

China will accord a head of the state welcome to Myanmar's top leader Aung San Suu Kyi when she visits here next week, which the official media said is a "small diplomatic victory" for Beijing, considering she is visiting the Communist nation first before going to the US.

China installs radar in disputed waters: Japanese media

China has installed a radar with potential military functions in a disputed area of the East China Sea, Japanese media said Sunday, in the latest flare-up of tensions between the two countries.

Measles behind Myanmar's Sagaing outbreak that killed at least 30

Myanmar health officials have confirmed that a measles outbreak is behind the deaths of more than 30 people, mostly children, in a remote part of the country as authorities rush to treat victims.