breaking news

Muslims minority denied the right to identify as Rohingya

Burma Times: 31 Sep 2014

Mangdaw, Arakan State: The Muslims minority was denied the right to identify themselves as” Rohinggyas” inRead More

Breaking news- Alarm: Dreadful situation of Rohingya in Sittwe

 Friday, 29 August 2014

Burma Times: Sittwe(Akyab), Arakan state,Myanmar- The Rohingya villagers of the village known as Ta’kaypyin( Sakipara in Rohingyalish) in Sittwe(the Capital of ArakanRead More

Breaking News: Authorities brutalize Rohingya in Maungdaw

By Thein Laing  Friday, 29 August 2014

Burma Times: Maungdaw,western Arakan state-  Thousands of Rohingya People have been scattered from the villages of Longdong Village tractRead More

national news

Myanmar to take back Rohingya nationals

Monday, 1 September 2014

Burma Times: After a long gap, Myanmar has agreed to takeRead More

Burmese yaba trade continues in full swing

Burma Times: 31 Sep 2014

Government backed syndicates unhappy with Bangladesh crackdown

Bangladesh correspondent

These days Hasan (not hisRead More

Ex-Burma beauty queen accused of stealing crown

Saturday, 30 August 2014

Burma Times: May Myat Noe was stripped of her title as Miss Asia Pacific WorldRead More

World News

Uttar Pradesh: Hindu radicals “reconvert” Christians, turn church into a temple dedicated to Shiva

By Nirmala Carvalho Sunday, 31 August 2014

Burma Times: Fundamentalists tore down the building’s cross. Celebrating a “purification” ceremony, they putRead More

India, Japan each seek deals during Modi’s visit

Saturday, 30 August 2014

Burma Times: TOKYO — Japan and India both have much to gain from a visit by PrimeRead More

IMF chief charged with ‘negligence’ over graft case

Wednesday, 27 August 2014

Burma Times: PARIS- IMF chief Christine Lagarde, one of the world’s most powerful women, has announced sheRead More

Burma News

Korea promotes investment in Myanmar

Sunday, 31 August 2014

Burma Times: Officials from the public and private sector in South Korea and a delegation from Myanmar will discuss the investment potential of the Southeast Asian nation in Seoul on Tuesday.

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Myanmar ‘loses ten million people’ in census

Saturday, 30 August 2014

Burma Times: Figures extrapolated from last census in 1983 estimated population at 60 million, but new count finds only 51.4 million.

Myanmar has discovered it has only 51 million people -…Read More


Muslim of Arakan and Censuses of India

By Aman Ullah Saturday, 30 August 2014

A population Census is the process of collecting, compiling, analyzing and disseminating demographic, social, cultural and economic data relating to all persons in the country, at a particular time in ten years interval.

 The History of Census beganRead More

Muslims of Arakan and Baxter Report

Burma Times :By Aman Ullah 1 Sep 2014

Muslims of Arakan and Baxter Report

By Aman Ullah

Following the 1935 Government of India Act’s reforms, the British granted Burma a larger autonomous status with the Government of Burma Act. However, with very few educated Burmese available to do the necessary tasks, most of the governmentRead More

An in-depth reflection to the core of the communal conflicts in Myanmar

Burma Times: By Harun Yahya 1 Sep 2014

It is an acknowledged fact that a genuine approach to a problem requires a closer look and a broader perspective. And when one aims to get to the root of a communal conflict, the concerns and worries ofRead More


A Lao home made deminer beat champions

by  admin

Burma Times: Moana 1 Sep 2014

If there is a world competition on demining unexploded bombs, the winner will not be one of the professionals who has spent his whole lifetime defusing all kinds of unexploded bombs or UXOs in theRead More

Five Million People Have Had Enough of Myanmar’s Current Constitution

by  admin

Burma Times: 20 August 2014

Almost five million people have signed a petition calling for constitutional amendments in Myanmar. The country’s opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), and an activist network called 88 Generation Peace and Open Society submittedRead 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


Myanmar man being tested for Ebola virus

Burma Times: 22 august 2014

A Myanmar man is being kept in an isolation ward in Yangon, as doctors await the result of testsRead 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