Burma

Burmese pro-democracy opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi has confirmed she will run for a seat in the country's parliament
The international community must maintain pressure on Burma's government to make further "bold steps" towards reform, Foreign
William Hague and Burma (Myanmar) opposition leader Aung Sang Suu Kyi have made history by shaking hands - marking the arrival
William Hague has become the first British Foreign Secretary to visit Burma for more than 50 years in a move intended to
Actress Michelle Yeoh planned to smuggle a laptop and printer to Burmese freedom campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi but abandoned
William Hague said it was time to "redouble efforts" to support political freedom in Burma as he announced he would visit
In a sentence exceeding some those handed down for murder and rape in the country, Thailand yesterday jailed a grandfather for 20 years, for no more than sending 4 text messages allegedly insulting the country's Queen.
Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi has confirmed she will stand in upcoming parliamentary elections. Suu Kyi
International Development Secretary Andrew Mitchell has spoken of the "immense honour" of meeting Burmese pro-democracy campaigner
Panicked residents of Bangkok are scrambling to leave Thailand's capital city after flood warnings predict the situation