Google map sightseeing
easy as never before.
world places:  
world regions:  
loading

News: Burma

We have started to collect the most important news related to Burma in November 2005. By default, most recent news are listed first.

World news related to Burma – overview

Burma: news

Burma court finds Suu Kyi guilty

Tuesday, August 11th 2009, 12:50
related places: Rangoon

Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is sentenced to 18 months' house arrest by a court in Rangoon.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma verdict: What is your reaction?

Tuesday, August 11th 2009, 9:25

Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has been given an additional 18 months' house arrest. What is your reaction?
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Verdict expected in Suu Kyi trial

Tuesday, August 11th 2009, 5:25

A verdict is due to be delivered shortly in the trial of Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Suu Kyi co-accused 'in hospital'

Tuesday, August 4th 2009, 8:45
related countries: United States United States

John Yettaw, the US man on trial with Aung San Suu Kyi in Burma, has been taken to hospital after suffering seizures, sources say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Verdict delayed in Suu Kyi trial

Friday, July 31st 2009, 8:18

A Burmese court delays the verdict in the trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi until 11 August.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Suu Kyi verdict 'set for Friday'

Tuesday, July 28th 2009, 7:09

The court in the trial of Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi will deliver its verdict on Friday, her lawyer says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Closing arguments in Burma trial

Monday, July 27th 2009, 7:04

The long-running trial of Burma's jailed pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi hears closing arguments.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma trial reaches final stages

Friday, July 24th 2009, 12:53

Lawyers for Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi present closing arguments, as her trial nears its end.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

US piles pressure on Burma regime

Thursday, July 23rd 2009, 5:57
related countries: United States United States

US officials meet with Burma regime representatives, telling them Burma could gain much by freeing Aung San Suu Kyi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma-N Korea ties 'of concern'

Wednesday, July 22nd 2009, 4:10
related countries: Indonesia Indonesia, Thailand Thailand

Secretary of State Hillary Clinton says the US is concerned about possible nuclear co-operation between North Korea and Burma.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Secret meeting

Wednesday, July 15th 2009, 23:17

The dreams and aims of a Burmese opposition leader
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma to free political prisoners

Monday, July 13th 2009, 18:48

Burma will release political prisoners to allow them to take part in next year's elections, says Burma's envoy to the UN.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Hopes and fears

Saturday, July 11th 2009, 0:01

Burma's opposition awaits the end of Suu Kyi's trial
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma trial hears defence witness

Friday, July 10th 2009, 14:05

The trial of Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi hears from one of the two defence witnesses allowed.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Little to show

Sunday, July 5th 2009, 0:39
related places: Some

Some diplomats question wisdom of Ban's Burma trip
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UK threatens new Burma sanctions

Saturday, July 4th 2009, 17:32
related countries: United Kingdom United Kingdom

UK PM Brown threatens new sanctions against Burma after it refused to let the UN chief meet the jailed opposition leader.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma junta leader snubs UN chief

Saturday, July 4th 2009, 4:28

Burma's military ruler refuses to let visiting UN chief Ban Ki-moon meet jailed opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UN chief calls for Burma releases

Friday, July 3rd 2009, 14:42

Visiting UN chief Ban Ki-moon urges Burma's junta to release opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other political prisoners.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

North Korean ship 'turned around'

Wednesday, July 1st 2009, 4:09
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

A North Korean ship being tracked on suspicion of carrying weapons to Burma is reported to have turned around.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UN chief announces trip to Burma

Monday, June 29th 2009, 17:12

UN Secretary-General Ban Ki-Moon has announced he will travel to Burma to press for the release of Aung San Suu Kyi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Monday, June 29th 2009, 8:45

Burma's highest court refuses to allow two top dissidents to testify in defence of opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UN Burma envoy set to brief Ban

Saturday, June 27th 2009, 15:27

UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari completes two days of talks with Burma's generals on a possible visit by Ban Ki-moon.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

UN envoy in Burma for talks

Saturday, June 27th 2009, 6:44

UN special envoy Ibrahim Gambari is in Burma ahead of a possible visit by UN Secretary General Ban Ki-moon.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Thursday, June 25th 2009, 11:33
related countries: North Korea North Korea, United States United States

Burma's junta says it has no links with a N Korean ship in the South China Sea which the US believes could be heading its way.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burmese jailed for Suu Kyi prayer

Sunday, June 21st 2009, 15:08

Two supporters of Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi are sentenced to prison after praying for her release.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Protests mark Suu Kyi's birthday

Friday, June 19th 2009, 19:20

The 64th birthday of Burma's jailed democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is marked with protests and calls for her release.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma trial adjourned to end of June

Friday, June 12th 2009, 4:39

The trial of Burma's jailed democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is postponed until 26 June, officials say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Nowhere to go

Thursday, June 11th 2009, 12:17
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Burmese refugees in Thailand face difficult dilemma
Read the full article » | View on the map »

In pictures

Wednesday, June 10th 2009, 23:28
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Refugees streaming over the Thai border from Burma
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Thai army reinforces Burma border

Wednesday, June 10th 2009, 11:48
related countries: Thailand Thailand

Thailand sends heavily-armed troops to its border with Burma after an influx of ethnic Karen refugees.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

Burma's Karen flee army offensive

Monday, June 8th 2009, 12:14
related countries: Thailand Thailand

More than 3,000 ethnic Karen flee Burma into Thailand, after renewed shelling by Burmese troops, aid groups say.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

More delay in Suu Kyi Burma trial

Friday, June 5th 2009, 14:13

The trial of Burma's jailed democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi is postponed for a further week, her lawyer says.
Read the full article » | View on the map »

page 22/34

This content is from the BBC News website. Date and time information is related to GMT.


Maplandia.com is not sponsored by or affiliated with Google.


Copyright © 2005 maplandia.com. All rights reserved. | news | faq | contact us | RSS | XHTML & CSS