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Myanmar Court Convicts Aung San Suu Kyi On More Corruption Charges

Myanmar Court Convicts Aung San Suu Kyi On More Corruption Charges

The ousted Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi was alleged to have abused her position to rent public land at below market prices and to have built a residence with donations meant for charitable purposes.

15 August 2022
A Note On Sri Lanka’s Economic Crisis And The Ills Of Economic Populism

A Note On Sri Lanka’s Economic Crisis And The Ills Of Economic Populism

Despite being one of the oldest liberalized economies in South Asia, Sri Lanka’s simmering political crisis is rooted in an economic crisis. Rebuilding the...

15 July 2022

Sri Lanka Faces The Test Of Democracy As Yesterday’s Heroes Become Today's Villains

But it is not all gloom and doom in Sri Lanka. The months of protests have awakened citizens to the dangers of unbridled support for political leaders. Now...

Sri Lanka Wants Wickremesinghe To Go As Gotabaya's Endorsement Becomes 'Kiss Of Death'

Sri Lanka Wants Wickremesinghe To Go As Gotabaya's Endorsement Becomes 'Kiss Of Death'

Ranil Wickremesinghe was chosen by Gotabaya as the Prime Minister even as the entire cabinet was forced to resign. Sri Lankans now suspect a deal between the...

13 July 2022

A Refuge In Colours: Journey Of A Yemeni Artist Into The World Of Art

Yemeni artist Eman Mohammed tells Outlook that most of her paintings are about women in Yemen, their strength and sacrifices.

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02 June 2022
Ousted Pak PM Imran Khan Warns Of 'Civil War' In Pakistan If Elections Not Announced

Ousted Pak PM Imran Khan Warns Of 'Civil War' In Pakistan If Elections Not Announced

As per media reports, the Pakistan Tehreek-e-Insaf (PTI) Chairman Imran Khan said he is waiting for the Supreme Court to decide on his party's plea to provide...


09 May 2022
Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif Accuses Imran Khan Of Triggering Civil War, Warns Legal Action

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif Accuses Imran Khan Of Triggering Civil War, Warns Legal Action

Pakistan PM Shehbaz Sharif’s office issued a statement late on Sunday night, saying that the premier termed Imran Khan's address at a rally in Abbottabad...


29 January 2022
China Urges UN Security Council To Strive For Calm In Strife Torn Myanmar

China Urges UN Security Council To Strive For Calm In Strife Torn Myanmar

China’s UN ambassador Zhang Jun, after the council heard closed-door briefings from the new Myanmar envoys for the 10-member Association of Southeast Asian...


28 October 2021
Taiwan Defence Minister Urges Country To Rely On Itself In Case Of Chinese Attack

Taiwan Defence Minister Urges Country To Rely On Itself In Case Of Chinese Attack

Tensions between Taiwan and China have risen to their highest level in decades, with China sending record-breaking numbers of fighter jets toward international...


27 July 2021
Booker Prize: Ishiguro, Powers Among Contenders For Fiction

Booker Prize: Ishiguro, Powers Among Contenders For Fiction

Founded in 1969, the Booker Prize has a reputation for transforming writers' careers, and was originally open to British, Irish and Commonwealth writers


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22 July 2021
Syria Accuses Israel Of Carrying Out Second Strike In One Week

Syria Accuses Israel Of Carrying Out Second Strike In One Week

Israel has launched hundreds of strikes against Iran-linked military targets in war-ravaged Syria over the years but rarely acknowledges or discusses such...


09 July 2021
Taliban Closes In For The Kill As US Troops Pull Out Of Afghanistan

Taliban Closes In For The Kill As US Troops Pull Out Of Afghanistan

As the Taliban inches close to regaining power, opinion differs as to their rule—bloodbath and medieval brutality or a more tempered, responsible regime


17 January 2019
Dark Side Of The #10YearChallenge

Dark Side Of The #10YearChallenge

The evolution of physical, environmental changes around us revealed a lesser entertaining side to the #10YearChallenge widely popular on social media.


17 August 2018
Child Soldiers Of South Sudan Hope For Life After War

Child Soldiers Of South Sudan Hope For Life After War

During nearly five years of civil war in South Sudan an estimated 19,000 children under the age of 18 have joined the ranks of the army, rebel forces or...


21 April 2018
‘What A Waste Of Mud And Filth They Will Leave Behind Them’

‘What A Waste Of Mud And Filth They Will Leave Behind Them’

In the wake of independence in the 20th century, civil war, ethnic cleansing and some of history’s most terrible genocides, took place.


03 March 2018
Bloodshed Continues In Syria, 23 Civilians Killed

Bloodshed Continues In Syria, 23 Civilians Killed

Around 697 people have been killed in the Eastern Ghouta since February 19.


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05 April 2017
CHEMICAL ATTACK KILLS 72 PEOPLE IN SYRIA

CHEMICAL ATTACK KILLS 72 PEOPLE IN SYRIA

One of the worst chemical attacks, allegedly by President Bashar al-Assad's forces, since Syria's civil war began six years ago.


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