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India-ASEAN Foreign Ministers Mark 30-Year 'Fruitful' Partnership; Myanmar Kept Out

India-ASEAN Foreign Ministers Mark 30-Year 'Fruitful' Partnership; Myanmar Kept Out

India-ASEAN ties have flowered, with Delhi committed to the centrality of ASEAN in the defence architecture of the Indo-Pacific. But ASEAN remains a divided house when it comes to China.

16 June 2022
Book Excerpt: Partition, Displacement And The Great Indian Migration Wave

Book Excerpt: Partition, Displacement And The Great Indian Migration Wave

The Partition, which led to the creation of  India and  Pakistan as two independent countries, was only one among many partitions linked with the...

27 March 2022

A Year Since Democracy Died In Myanmar

India has to do a tightrope walk between promoting democracy in Myanmar and its strategic and security interests in that country. It does not have the luxury...

India's Foreign Secretary To Hold Talks With State Administration Council, Political Leaders Of Myanmar

India's Foreign Secretary To Hold Talks With State Administration Council, Political Leaders Of Myanmar

Harsh Vardhan Shringla, during his two-day visit, will hold discussions with the State Administration Council, political parties and members of civil society,...

21 December 2021

37,000 People Displaced In Northwestern Myanmar, Many Have Fled To India: United Nations

Amid the fighting between local defense forces and military in Myanmar, about 37,000 people are displaced in the northwestern region, a United Nations...

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09 August 2021
Govt: Over 8,400 Myanmarese Nationals Crossed Over Into India Following February 1 Coup

Govt: Over 8,400 Myanmarese Nationals Crossed Over Into India Following February 1 Coup

Myanmar's military seized control of the country in a coup on February 1 after detaining Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and other leaders of her National...


23 June 2021
India’s Abstention At The UN On Myanmar Vote

India’s Abstention At The UN On Myanmar Vote

It does not meet the objective of keeping China under check for which the next “Quad” Summit is meeting later this year.


19 June 2021
First Palestine And Now Myanmar: New India Sits Out On Issues Of Human Rights At The UN

First Palestine And Now Myanmar: New India Sits Out On Issues Of Human Rights At The UN

New Delhi now has little stomach for human rights activism


19 June 2021
UN Assembly Passes Resolution For An Arms Embargo On Myanmar As India Abstains From Voting

UN Assembly Passes Resolution For An Arms Embargo On Myanmar As India Abstains From Voting

The UN General Assembly on Monday condemned the Myanmar military for staging a coup in the country on February and urged it to respect ‘the people’s...


16 June 2021
Over 9,000 People From Myanmar Including CM Of Chin State Take Refuge In Mizoram

Over 9,000 People From Myanmar Including CM Of Chin State Take Refuge In Mizoram

Mizoram Police said that as many as 24 politicians and legislators from the neighbouring country have sought refuge in India even since the junta took over...


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02 April 2021
We Condemn Any Use Of Violence, Stand For Restoration Of Democracy: MEA On Myanmar Violence

We Condemn Any Use Of Violence, Stand For Restoration Of Democracy: MEA On Myanmar Violence

MEA spokesperson Arindam Bagchi said India has urged for the release of political prisoners and supported any attempts to resolve the current situation.


02 April 2021
Assam Police Takes 14-Year-Old Rohingya Girl To Border For Deportation, Myanmar Refuses To Accept

Assam Police Takes 14-Year-Old Rohingya Girl To Border For Deportation, Myanmar Refuses To Accept

The Myanmar immigration officials refused to accept the girl stating that the international check-gate at Moreh in Manipur is shut since last year due to the...


02 April 2021
Myanmar Cuts Wireless Internet Service Amid Coup Protests

Myanmar Cuts Wireless Internet Service Amid Coup Protests

Fiber-based landline internet connections were still working, albeit at drastically reduced speeds.


01 April 2021
India Condemns Violence In Myanmar, Demands Release Of Leaders

India Condemns Violence In Myanmar, Demands Release Of Leaders

Myanmar's military toppled the country's elected government on February 1 and seized power for one year, detaining top political figures, including de facto...


31 March 2021
Thousands Flee To Thailand After Myanmar Army's Air Strikes On Villages

Thousands Flee To Thailand After Myanmar Army's Air Strikes On Villages

Thailand's prime minister said the villagers who fled the weekend airstrikes returned home of their own accord, denying that his country's security forces had...


30 March 2021
Manipur Govt Withdraws Order That Denies Food, Shelter To Myanmar Refugees

Manipur Govt Withdraws Order That Denies Food, Shelter To Myanmar Refugees

In the advisory issued to the DCs of Chandel, Tengoupal, Kamjong, Ukhrul and Churachandpur on March 26, Special Secretary (Home) H Gyan Prakash also asked them...


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29 March 2021
Over 1,000 Myanmarese Refugees In Mizoram, 100 Sent Back But Sneak Back In: Officials

Over 1,000 Myanmarese Refugees In Mizoram, 100 Sent Back But Sneak Back In: Officials

Many of the people who have crossed the international border to reach Mizoram since the military seized power in Myanmar last month are personnel of the police...


28 March 2021
10 Reasons Why India Is Silent As Myanmar’s Military Murders Protestors

10 Reasons Why India Is Silent As Myanmar’s Military Murders Protestors

For New Delhi, strategic considerations –read China--trump humanitarian ones


15 March 2021
At least 383 People Have Entered Mizoram Since Myanmar Coup: Official

At least 383 People Have Entered Mizoram Since Myanmar Coup: Official

Most of these people claim that they belonged to the police force and fire service but they did not have documentary proof in support of the claim


14 March 2021
Geopolitics Trumps Democracy; India Walks A Tightrope Over Myanmar

Geopolitics Trumps Democracy; India Walks A Tightrope Over Myanmar

While batting for democracy, India is loathe to directly challenge the military junta which now rules Myanmar. And China is part of the reason


13 March 2021
Take Action Against Myanmar Citizens Entering India: Centre To 4 Northeast States

Take Action Against Myanmar Citizens Entering India: Centre To 4 Northeast States

Ever since the military took over Myanmar, as many as 16 people from the coup-crippled nation have entered India through Mizoram, officials said


13 March 2021
Geopolitical Interests Let Down The Besieged People Of Coup-Crippled Myanmar

Geopolitical Interests Let Down The Besieged People Of Coup-Crippled Myanmar

India was nuanced in its response, presumably to protect its own security interests in the Northeast; China has a growing economic clout and geopolitical...


06 March 2021
Myanmar Urges Mizoram To Send Back 8 Officers Who Fled Coup-Hit Country

Myanmar Urges Mizoram To Send Back 8 Officers Who Fled Coup-Hit Country

Myanmar has asked for 'handover of eight police personnel who fled the neighbouring country and entered India to take refuge from last month's military coup


04 March 2021
UN: 38 Died On Deadliest Day Yet For Myanmar Coup Opposition

UN: 38 Died On Deadliest Day Yet For Myanmar Coup Opposition

A UN official speaking from Switzerland said 38 people had been killed Wednesday, a figure consistent with other reports though accounts are difficult to...


26 February 2021
Myanmar Protesters Injured As Police Escalate Use Of Force

Myanmar Protesters Injured As Police Escalate Use Of Force

Bullets, shell casings, and other projectiles were later found by local residents on one of the main streets and shown to journalists.


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