Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Fri, 11/16/2012 - 05:03
Paper No. 5297 Dated 16-Nov-2012
By B. Raman
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is presently on a visit to India where she grew up and studied as a teen-ager. Her widowed mother was posted as the Myanmar Ambassador to India. She delivered the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Lecture at New Delhi on November 14, 2012. She was interviewed on November 15 by Barkha Dutt of NDTV and Karan Thapar of CNN-IBN. Before her arrival, she gave a detailed interview to Nirupama Subramanian of “The Hindu”.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Mon, 11/12/2012 - 09:53
Paper No. 5290 Dated 12-Nov- 2012
By B. Raman
In his first foreign visit after being re-elected, President Barack Obama will be in Cambodia, Myanmar and Thailand from November 17 to 20, 2012. His visit to Cambodia is to attend the East Asia summit. The brief visits to Myanmar and Thailand will be bilateral.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Sat, 10/27/2012 - 10:18
Paper No. 5267 Dated 27-Oct-2012
Since the afternoon of October 26,2012, there has been a lull in communal rioting between the Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims in the Rakhine State (Arakan ) of Myanmar.
2. The rioting broke out on October 21,2012, reportedly following demonstrations by some Buddhists against allowing the OIC to open a humanitarian relief office in Yangon. The Rohingya Muslims wanted the office to be opened.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Fri, 10/26/2012 - 12:46
Paper No. 5264 Dated 26-Oct-2012
The fresh communal clashes between Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims in the Rakhine State of Myanmar, which broke out on October 21,2012, have worsened despite the induction of security forces reinforcements by the Government.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 10/25/2012 - 15:49
.Paper No. 5263 Dated 25-Oct-2012
The Myanmar Government headed by President Thein Sein is rushing Army reinforcements to the Rakhine State following a fresh outbreak of clashes between Buddhists and Rohingya Muslims in different townships of the Rakhine State since October 21,2012.
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Thu, 10/11/2012 - 09:57
Paper No. 5250 11-Oct-2012
By C. S. Kuppuswamy
“Suu Kyi is no longer a dissident, but part of a system that she hopes to transform”-- Aung Saw (The Irrawaddy 24 September 2012).
Submitted by asiaadmin2 on Wed, 09/26/2012 - 18:24
Paper 992 06.05.2004
by C.S. Kuppuswamy