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Myanmar

Myanmar activist in court as land crackdown deepens, rights groups say

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Myanmar

Myanmar approves its 1st-ever national minimum wage - @AFP

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Myanmar

Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi says Myanmar 'not very far' along path to democracy - @AFP

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Southeast Asia refugee crisis

Myanmar to send back at least 125 Bangladeshi refugees who were rescued at sea in May, official says - @BangkokPostNews

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Myanmar

Floods cause acute water shortage in hundreds of Myanmar villages

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Myanmar reforms

Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi says her opposition would ally with powerful ousted ruling party leader Shwe Mann - @Reuters

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Myanmar

Myanmar Parliament reopens for final session before nationwide election, with spotlight on speaker following violent ouster - @AP

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Myanmar reforms

Myanmar's ousted ruling party leader Shwe Mann meets opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi - @Reuters

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Myanmar reforms

Myanmar's parliamentary speaker Shwe Mann ousted from role as chairman of the ruling USDP party, amid power struggle - @BBCNews

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Myanmar

Myanmar security forces barred ruling party MPs from leaving party headquarters, party sources say - @Reuters

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Myanmar flooding 2015

Myanmar evacuating parts of a city after mudslides wiped away hundreds of houses - @Reuters

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Myanmar flooding 2015

Photo: Resident swims in floodwaters in Myanmar's Irrawaddy region - @AFP

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Myanmar

In flooded Myanmar, government clears path for aid workers

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Jakarta, DKI Jakarta, Indonesia

45 Burmese fishermen, who are suspected trafficking victims, rescued from Jakarta hotel - @AP

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Myanmar flooding 2015

Aid workers struggling to reach areas in flood-hit Myanmar; floods have killed 69 people, contaminated water sources and cut off utilities and road access - @TR_Foundation

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India

Editor's note: The Indian government's signing of a peace accord with the National Socialist Council of Nagaland aims to bring to an end what's regarded as the world's longest-running insurgency, reports @htTweets. The militant group, which consists of two factions located in India's northeast, has engaged in a push for an independent state in inhabited lands in Northeast India and Myanmar dating back as far as Indian independence in 1947. - Tricia

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Myanmar flooding 2015

At least 47 have died in flooding in Myanmar; UN says death toll likely to rise as aid agencies reach remote areas - @BBCBreaking

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Myanmar flooding 2015

Landslide buries entire village, killing 20 in Manipur, India, near Myanmar border - @timesofindia

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Myanmar flooding 2015

Myanmar declares state of emergency in 4 regions after floods leave 27 dead - @BBCNews

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Myanmar flooding 2015

Flooding hampers rescue efforts in Myanmar, at least 27 dead, officials say - @AFP

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