Tag: Aung San Suu Kyi

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30,401 people from Myanmar took refuge in Mizoram after Feb 2021 coup: Home min

Six Mizoram districts share a 510-km-long international border with Myanmar's Chin state.

  • Wednesday, 07 September 2022
Suu Kyi's Jail Term Halved By 2 Yrs
Suu Kyi's Jail Term Halved By 2 Yrs

Suu Kyi, the 76-year-old former State Councillor, faces a total of 11 charges, such as violating the Official Secrets Act. She has denied them all.

  • Tuesday, 07 December 2021
UN chief urges Suu Kyi to halt offensive against Rohingyas

United Nations: Myanmar’s de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi has “a last chance” to halt an Army offensive that has forced thousands of the Rohingya Muslims to flee to Bangladesh, UN Secretary General Antonio Guterres said. Guterres told the BBC on Saturday night that Suu Kyi had a last chance to stop the offensive. […]

  • Friday, 30 July 2021
Suu Kyi to visit Singapore

Yangon: Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi will go on a working visit to Singapore soon, it was announced here on Thursday. Suu Kyi will undertake the visit at the invitation of Singaporean Prime Minister Lee Hsien Loong. However, no date of her visit was specified, according to the announcement cited by Xinhua news […]

  • Thursday, 08 July 2021
Myanmar ready to take back verified Rohingyas: Suu Kyi

Nay Pyi Taw: Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi told a visiting UN delegation that the country was ready to allow the return of Rohingya refugees after they complete a verification process, her office said on Tuesday. On Monday, Suu Kyi, also the State Counsellor, met a delegation of the UN Security Council tasked with […]

  • Wednesday, 07 July 2021
Oxford college removes painting of Aung San Suu Kyi

London: An Oxford college where Myanmar’s de-facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi studied as an undergraduate has removed her portrait from public display, in a move that follows global criticism over her role in her countrys humanitarian crisis. The governing body of St Hugh’s college, one of the University of Oxford’s constituent colleges, decided to […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
India, Myanmar sign 8 agreements

Nay Pyi Taw: India and Myanmar on Wednesday signed eight agreements, including one between the election bodies of the two countries, following delegation-level talks headed by Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi here. “#IndiaMyanmar – Strengthening a multifaceted partnership,” External Affairs Ministry spokesperson Raveesh Kumar tweeted, listing out […]

  • Tuesday, 06 July 2021
India to grant gratis visa to Myanmarese citizens: PM

Nay Pyi Taw: Prime Minister Narendra Modi today announced that India will grant gratis visa to Myanmarese citizens wanting to visit the country. Modi made the announcement during his joint press statement with State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi after the two leaders held wide-ranging talks here. “I am pleased to announce that we have […]

  • Monday, 28 June 2021
Modi, Suu Kyi Discuss Operationalising Sittwe Port, Border Demarcation

Bangkok: Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Myanmar’s State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi discussed issues relating to the operationalising of the Sittwe port, being built by New Delhi, as well as a section of the Kaladan Multi-Modal Transit Transport Project and border demarcation. During the talks on Sunday evening, the leaders cordially exchanged views […]

  • Friday, 23 April 2021