Myanmar’s Suu Kyi makes first visit to crisis-hit northern Rakhine
Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived on her first visit to conflict-battered northern Rakhine State on Thursday, an...
Oxford University College removes Aung San Suu Kyi portrait
The Oxford University has removed her portrait from public display amid criticism of her handling of the Rohingya crisis....
Over 0.3mn people sign petition asking to strip Suu Kyi of Nobel Prize
Over 3,035,000 people have signed a petition on Change.org demanding that the Nobel Peace Prize be taken back from...
Myanmar’s Suu Kyi makes first visit to crisis-hit northern Rakhine
Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi arrived on her first visit to conflict-battered northern Rakhine State on Thursday, an official said, an unannounced trip to an area that has seen most of its Rohingya Muslim population forced out by an army campaign. Suu Kyi, a nobel laureate who leads... Read more
Oxford University College removes Aung San Suu Kyi portrait
The Oxford University has removed her portrait from public display amid criticism of her handling of the Rohingya crisis. The governing body of Oxford’s St Hugh’s college decided to remove the painting of the Nobel laureate from its main entrance, days before the start of the new term. Aung... Read more
Over 0.3mn people sign petition asking to strip Suu Kyi of Nobel Prize
Over 3,035,000 people have signed a petition on Change.org demanding that the Nobel Peace Prize be taken back from Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi for failure to stop violence against the ethnic Rohignya Muslims in the country. Three million signatures are needed to forward the demand to the... Read more
Suu Kyi’s party wins nearly half of Myanmar by-elections
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi’s party won nearly half of the seats contested in by-elections on Sunday, the first vote since it swept to power a year ago and an early indication of support for her administration amid increased fighting with ethnic armed groups and slower economic growth.... Read more
Obama supports Myanmar leader Suu Kyi bid to change constitution
US President Barack Obama today  urged Myanmar to hold “free, fair and inclusive” elections as he threw his weight behind a bid by opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to change a constitution that bars her from the presidency. Obama held talks with fellow Nobel laureate Suu Kyi at... Read more