Acting on a stringent new labour law, Thai police are leading a crackdown on Burmese migrant workers.
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Karen villagers are again in limbo on the Thai-Burmese border, having fled conflict in eastern Burma.
Nearly one million date-rape pills en route to Burma were confiscated in northwestern Thailand’s Tak Province on Sunday, Thai police confirmed. The drugs, which included Xanax, Razepam and Frisium, arrived[…]
Unarmed soldiers from the KNU, the BGF and the KPC march together without arms in a show of unity as Karens mark their New Year at Shwe Koko.
Officials announce end to Burmese blockade of Mae Sot-Myawaddy trading route after 16 months of significant loss in business
Tak governor says Burma has demanded the Thai government rout armed groups and search for Rangoon bomb suspects
Traders optimistic that new Thai government will develop better relations with Naypyidaw to prompt reopening of Mae Sot crossing
Singaporean companies allegedly looking at involvement in controversial shale gas and oil project in Burma’s volatile eastern Karen state
Ron Zakreski freed after nearly three weeks in custody in Burma and says he was unaware he had crossed over the border
Thai official claims that closure of Myawaddy-Mae Sot border crossing stems from Burmese perception that its neighbour hosts Karen troops
Consecutive landmine blasts claim victims in Pegu division while heavy shelling in Karen state’s Hpa-pun forces 1000 to flee
Restrictions enacted by Thai government have impeded the flow of food and medical aid to thousands of refugees in makeshift shelters
Young girl who fled to Thailand had been travelling on a bike with her father back to their Karen village when it struck a mine
Locals flee two villages as fierce fighting between Karen coalition forces and the Burmese army shows no signs of abating
Thiha Yarzar spent nearly 18 years as a Burmese political prisoner, moved between five different jails where he was tortured and placed on death row
Foreigners now allowed to cross into Burma via Three Pagodas Pass as border gate reopens days after secret bilateral talks
Ministers meet in the eastern Burmese town of Tachilek as speculation mounts over a possible reopening of the Mae Sot border crossing