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Burma Times: Press Statement

Burma Times Media Project is going to release “a circumstantial report on premeditated violence against minority Muslim by Majority Buddhist in Mandalay division known asRead More

Inhumane Treatment of (Loon Hting) Myanmar Border Force at Kyeing Chaung, Maungdaw

Burma Times: 28 May 2014

4:00 pm, Sunday Two Rohingyas people from Etalia Village close to Maungdaw were on their way to Bangladesh through Kyein ChaungRead More

Myanmar Gov’t Back Out of Sheltering Displaced Rohingyas in Maungdaw

Report by Khan S/ Written by M.S. Anwar. Tuesday, May 27, 2014

Maungdaw, Arakan State- A group of authority from different concerned quarters arrivedRead More

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Rakhine Continue their attack to Burn Rohingya Villages

Burma Times. 27 May 2014

A Rakhine Extremist entered into Du Mraung north village in Aung Min Glar Quarter,with petrol bottles to burnRead More

After fleeing Myanmar, Rohingya lead clandestine lives in Thailand

BANGKOK (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Burma Times 28 May 2014

For the past three months, Hasina and her three young childrenRead More

Suu Kyi rebuked for ‘challenge’ to military

27 May 2014

Burma Times: As Aung San Suu Kyi continues her drive for constitutional amendment, the Union Election Commission  has warnedRead More

World News

Thai Coup Leader Says He Has Received King’s Blessing

BANGKOK — Burma Times 26 May 2014

Thailand’s coup leader Monday said the palace has endorsed his takeover of the government.Read More

Ireland and Czech European election exit-polls

Burma Times: 25 May 2014

Voters in Ireland and the Czech Republic have been to the polls on the second dayRead More

Vietnam commits to ‘peaceful approach’ on South China Sea at ASEAN meet

24 may 2014

Burma Times: Vietnam has reassured other ASEAN members that it would adopt a peaceful approach to its disputeRead More

Burma News

UNICEF defends renting from general’s kin

Burma Times: 24 May 2014

The United Nations children’s agency has defended a decision to pay nearly US$90,000 a month for its new office in Myanmar — a three-story house owned by the family of an…Read More

5.6-magnitude quake strikes Myanmar-China border

24 May 2014

Burma Times: YANGON, May 23, 2014 (AFP) – A 5.6-magnitude earthquake hit the border between Myanmar and China early on Saturday, geologists said, but there were no immediate reports of casualties or damage.

The epicentre of…Read More


The Dragon finds its way to the Middle East

Burma Times. By Mike Joseph 29 May 2014

September 11 or 9/11, Muslim terrorists hijacked a plane and crashed it into the World Trade Tower in America killing thousands marked a day in contemporary history that not many can forget. The ripples were felt over the world, AmericaRead More

Differences can become richness

Burma Times,By Harun Yahya 25 May 2014

There are many organizations and bodies founded for different purposes in the world, and very different countries belong to them.

Countries can easily come together for reasons such as geographic necessity, defense, trade or political partnership.

Countries belongingRead More

Be Sincere with Rohingya, One of the World’s Most Persecuted People

Burma Times: By M.S. Anwar, Friday, May 23, 2014

Analysis & Opinion

Yes, you read it right. ‘‘One of the World’s most persecuted people’’ is what United Nations has labeled Rohingya, a Muslim minority of Indian Descends living in Arakan (now called Rakhine) state ofRead More



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Burma Times.  By Mukul Sanwal 25 May 2014

The relations between India and China need not be – and should not be – a zero sum game, and the time is ripe for settling differences with China as the major political partiesRead More

RCI has urged the worldwide Rohingya people to pledge

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“President of RCI Mr. Muhiuddin Mohammad Yusof @ Maung Sein

Burma Times. 18 May 2014

Mohiuddin Yusof,the president of of New York based Rohingya Concern International (RCI) has urged the worldwide Rohingya people to pledge that we will never allow anybody to endanger the existence of our Rohingya people in Arakan,MyanmarRead More

Sports News

Atletico Madrid: Simeone admits to mistake over injured Costa

Atletico Madrid manager Diego Simeone admitted he made a mistake in picking Diego Costa for the Champions League final.

Costa was substituted with a hamstring injuryRead More

Early goal crucial, says Wolfsburg’s Olic

Burma Times. 20 April Germanay

Wolfsburg attacker Ivica Olic said early aggression helped his side to a crucial 3-1 Bundesliga win over Hamburg on Saturday.

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Kitchee remain unbeaten in AFC Cup

Hong Kong club are now just one win away from reaching the knockout stage after brushing aside Myanmar side. Unbeaten Kitchee moved a step closer to the AFCRead More

El Ahmadi impressed with new recruits

Burma Times – Aston Villa midfielder Karim El Ahmadi insists that loan duo Ryan Bertrand and Grant Holt are welcome additions to the squad.

Bertrand andRead More

Oman slam four past Myanmar

Burma Times – Muscat: Philippe Burle-coached Oman routed Myanmar by a 4-0 margin in their opening match as the inaugural AFC Under-22 Championship got to an excitingRead More

Oman open AFC U-22 campaign against Myanmar today

Muscat:Burma Times – As the AFC Under-22 Championship is set for kick-off today, coaches from South Korea, Jordan and Myanmar have said that Oman is a strongRead More

Myanmar President urges athletes to make utmost efforts in ASEAN Para Games

YANGON, Jan. 11 (Burma Times) — Myanmar President U Thein Sein has urged the athletes to make utmost efforts in the 7th ASEAN Para Games to sweepRead More


‘My brother’s attitude made me rape and HIV victim at 15’

By Isaac Olamikan / Special Correspondent, Abuja

For 10 years now, Joanna (not real name) has being going through hell as a result of her youthfulRead More

10 Exercise Cheats That Blow Your Calorie Burn

by Linda Melone
You put in the time and effort, show up at the gym, and pride yourself in not taking shortcuts. So why is the scaleRead More

9 Ways to Save Money on Healthy Food

Have you ever seen a coupon for some overly processed cookie and thought, “Why aren’t there coupons for kale?!” According to a recent study, which lookedRead More