US President Obama hails the G20 agreements reached in London, as he heads to Strasbourg for a key Nato summit.
Troops from Thailand and Cambodia exchange fire in a border area that both countries claim as theirs, officials say.
America's lead climate negotiator tells the BBC that the US will only do what is politically and technologically achievable.
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US distribute food aid to 350,000 cyclone victims
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Journey into Hell
|By WAI MOE|
|The US is prepared to tackle the Burma issue by joining six-party talks along the lines of those held to discuss North Korea’s nuclear program, according to a senior State Department official.|
|By JIM GOMEZ|
|Burma should free all political prisoners and fulfill a long-standing pledge to democratize, says the Philippine foreign secretary.|
|By ALEX KENNEDY|
|Oil slipped below US $52 a barrel Friday in Asia after surging overnight on investor optimism crude demand will soon rebound if the US recession has bottomed.|
An armed ethnic Burmese resistance group, Karen National Union (KNU), has urged the international community to take stern action against Burma's military regime in order to restore peace Reports say famous liver disease specialist Dr. Khin Maung Win is trying to establish a private airline for operation inside Burma. It is envisioned that airplanes will be leased from...
Deputy U.S. Secretary of State James B. Steinberg gave notice yesterday during a conference in Washington D.C. that the United States wants a "collaborative and constructive" approach on
India's Ministry of Defense has failed to cooperate in the Central Bureau of Investigation's (CBI) case concerning the detention of 34 Burmese freedom fighters currently lodged in Kolkata's Presidency...
Editorial, Opinion and Analysis
(Commentary) As ripples continue to reverberate from the recently concluded and rare visit of an American official to Burma's administrative center of Naypyitaw...