A new study says malaria is resisting the most effective drugs in Southeast Asia.
Observers say genocidal killings are being carried out by armed Buddhist police in the internment camps housing the Rohingya Muslims, one of the most persecuted communities in the world, according to the UN
"Emotionally, they need the support of wives and children. When morale is good, they are better fighters."
The country's first census in 30 years is being faulted for not counting Rohingyas, a persecuted minority
Since nightclubs are off limits and day parties have been banned, hipsters find a third way to let loose.
Ismail Razali pushed hard for a meeting with the head of Burma's military government. The U.N. secretary-general's special envoy hoped to restart talks between the regime and Aung San Suu Kyi, the opposition leader released in May from house arrest after months of intense diplomacy.