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Myanmar

Anti-junta Myanmar journalist Win Tin dies at 85 - @AP

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Pulitzer Prize

Reuters wins Pulitzer Prize for international reporting on persecution of Muslim minority in Myanmar - @Reuters

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Myanmar sectarian violence

Buddhist-led mobs tear through streets throwing stones at international aid workers' offices in Myanmar's western Rakhine state, residents and officials say - @AP

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Malaysia Airlines flight missing

No sightings of MH370 on radar in China, India, Myanmar, Laos, Kyrgyzstan or Kazakhstan, Malaysian transport minister says - @BBCBreaking

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Malaysia Airlines flight missing

Countries involved in search for jet: Malaysia, Australia, Bangladesh, Brunei, China, France, India, Indonesia, Japan, Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Laos, Myanmar, New Zealand, Pakistan, Philippines, Russia, Singapore, South Korea, Thailand, Turkmenistan, UAE, UK, US, Uzbekistan, and Vietnam - Statement

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Myanmar sectarian violence

Doctors Without Borders says it has been expelled from Myanmar; thousands of patients at risk - @AP

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Myanmar sectarian violence

Myanmar government has not adequately addressed accusations that Rohingya Muslims were massacred by authorities and Buddhist villagers in January, UN official says - @BPbreakingnews

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Myanmar

Myanmar's police charge 5 journalists with 'disclosing state secrets' after newspaper runs story about an alleged chemical weapons factory - @Reuters

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Export-Import Bank

US government export credit agency ready to offer credit for American companies exporting to Myanmar - @AP

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Myanmar

Myanmar arrests 5 journalists from a private weekly journal for disclosing 'state secrets' - @BPBreakingNews

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Myanmar

Fire hits Myanmar refugees camp in Tak - @BPbreakingnews

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Myanmar sectarian violence

UN human rights advocate demands Myanmar authorities investigate reported massacre of more than 40 Muslims - @latimes

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Myanmar sectarian violence

Officials say UN probe shows more than 40 Muslims killed last week by Buddhist mob in Myanmar - @AP

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Myanmar reforms

International Monetary Fund says Myanmar's economy is on pace to grow 7.5%, praises government - @AP

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crime & courts

Indonesia sentences Islamist to over 7 years for masterminding plot to attack Myanmar's embassy in Jakarta - @AP

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Myanmar sectarian violence

Myanmar's government denied that security forces, Buddhist mob killed Muslim villagers - @AP

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Myanmar sectarian violence

Buddhist mob kills more than a dozen Muslim women and children in isolated corner of Myanmar, villager and rights group say - @AP

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Myanmar reforms

Burma's military continues to use rape as a weapon even after a nominally civilian government was elected, women's group says - @BBCNews

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Myanmar

Myanmar frees 5 political prisoners; more releases expected next week - @AP

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Myanmar reforms

Myanmar to free most political detainees in year-end amnesty, stat-run media announces - @Reuters

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