A Burmese documentary about a young disabled man in Burma receives Best Short Honorable Mention at the Asians on Film Festival in Los Angeles.
An exhibition of photographs documenting recent student protests is prematurely shuttered after the gallery owner expresses concern that the material is too politically sensitive.
A Burmese military-owned bank in eastern Burma was targeted by armed attackers over the weekend, according to the military’s information department.
The leader of Bangladesh’s main opposition party threats retaliation if local elections being held this week are not conducted fairly.
Australia continues to lobby Indonesia to spare the lives of two Australians on death row despite 10 prisoners being told they could die within days.
Thousands of desperate Nepalese huddled under tents and sought scarce food and medical supplies on Monday, two days after a massive quake killed more than 3,200 people.
Aung Moe Zaw, chair of the formerly exiled Democratic Party for a New Society, outlines the challenges his party faces ahead of the 2015 elections.
Dan Fredinburg, a Google Inc executive based in California, was among those killed on Saturday in an avalanche on Mount Everest caused by a devastating earthquake in Nepal, the company said.