Convicted killer Chuop Somlap says murder was over a debt though human rights groups remain skeptical of the motive.
Presidential spokesman Zaw Htay says shutting down account used by Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army was ‘very positive move from China.’
Agricultural Bank of China shuts down account used by Kokang-based Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army to source donations.
Government and industry sources say PetroChina pipeline days away from pumping oil from Kyaukphyu, Arakan State to Yunnan, China.
Green turtle named Omsin died after undergoing a seven-hour operation this month to remove coins from her stomach.
About 75,000 refugees have made the crossing from Burma to reach camps in Bangladesh.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will not be intimidated and that his campaign will be unrelenting and ‘brutal.’
Authorities seize a weapons stockpile belonging to a member of the red shirt movement, a political group loyal to exiled Prime Minister Thaksin Shinawatra.
Chinese authorities estimate that more than 20,000 are seeking refuge across the Chinese border in Yunnan Province.
Malaysian police are also seeking three North Koreans hiding in the embassy in Kuala Lumpur after assassination of Kim Jong Nam last month.
Sea turtle endures seven-hour operation to remove 5kg of coins and objects from her stomach
N. Korea fires four ballistic missiles into the sea near Japan, days after the state promises retailiation over US-South Korea military drills.
Malaysia condemns the use of VX, the toxic nerve agent that killed the half-brother of N. Korean leader Kim Jong Un in a Kuala Lumpur airport.
Saudi Arabia's King Salman embraces the "selfie", taking part in a number of light-hearted self-shot pictures during his tour of Asia.
Indonesian, Vietnamese women face possible death penalty in connection with murder of North Korean leader’s estranged brother by nerve agent.