Category Archives: Politics

Two Myanmar Ethnic Groups From Strife-torn Areas Not Allowed to Hold Advance Talks

A joint committee overseeing the drafting process of the framework for political dialogue in Myanmar on Monday suspended regional-level discussions by two ethnic minority groups …

Malaysian Prime Minister Wants Myanmar to Stop Violence, Discrimination Against Rohingya

Malaysia’s prime minister urged the Myanmar government on Thursday to end reported violence and discrimination against the stateless Rohingya Muslims in Rakhine state where security …

Rohingya Leader: 90,000 Already in Malaysia Willing to Work

A day after Myanmar’s government announced it would no longer send workers to Malaysia, a migrant-group leader said about 90,000 Rohingya Muslims already in the …

Aung San Suu Kyi to hold talks with Myanmar's rulers (Al Jazeera)

Myanmar’s opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is set to hold high-level talks with the country’s civilian and military rulers, amid speculations that she could …

Women vs Political Islam (Daily Times (Pakistan))

Globally renowned women’s activists assembled in Lahore to attend the international conference on Women’s Empowerment and Leadership Development for Democratization (WELDD) organised by Shirkat Gah, …