President says N. Korean launch proves the need for nations to come together to stop the spread of nuclear weapons and to eliminate those that already exist
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US President Barack Obama outlines his vision of a world free of nuclear weapons during a major speech in Europe.
An ice bridge that holds in place an ice shelf the size of Jamaica snaps, heightening concern over the impact of global warming.
17 Killed, Several Wounded in Bus Accident
Ann: 17 travelers were killed and 37 were injured in a vehicle accident on the Rangoon - Sittwe highway on Friday near Ann Town in Arakan State, said a source close to the Ann Town hospital.full story
Six Burmese Citizens Pushed Back from Bangladesh
Teknaf: Bangladesh Rifles, the Bangladesh border security force, pushed six Burmese citizens back across the border to Burma at the Teknaf border point soon after arresting them with smuggled goods aboard two engine boats, said one official.full story
North Korea defied international warnings and launched a rocket into space Sunday, describing it as a satellite test.