If we are serious about growing the economy and creating jobs, we need to support these young people – even though they don't seem to expect any help or handouts, writes Melanie Verwoerd.
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Aung San Suu Kyi's administration has failed to repeal repressive laws – including some of the same laws which were used to detain her and others campaigning for democracy and human rights, writes Shenilla Mohamed.
A social media account run by the office of Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi quotes her as saying that "hate narratives from outside the country" have fuelled tensions between Muslim Rohingya and Buddhist Rakhine communities in the country's west.
Britain's foreign minister Boris Johnson has pressed Aung San Suu Kyi on the need for an independent probe into violence in Rakhine state, as the country faces mounting pressure to punish troops accused of atrocities.
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi says the world is facing conflict in part because illegal immigration spreads terrorism.
Praised to the skies and bearing great hopes, they went on to disappoint the world. As the case of Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi shows, Nobel Peace Prize winners have not always lived up to expectations.
The nearly half a million Rohingya refugees, who have entered Bangladesh since August, will likely not be leaving soon, says the UN, calling for longer-term plans to manage the influx.
Aung San Suu Kyi pledged Tuesday to hold rights violators to account over the Rohingya crisis but refused to blame Myanmar's army, as the UN chief demanded an end to the military campaign and a better deal for the Muslim minority.
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has reached out to the global community in a broad appeal for support over a refugee crisis the UN has decried as "ethnic cleansing".
A top US lawmaker has defended Aung San Suu Kyi on Thursday, saying Myanmar's under-fire leader assured him she is working to get aid to Rohingya Muslims suffering a violent military crackdown.
Myanmar's leader Aung San Suu Kyi, who has come under fire for being silent as scores of Rohingya Muslims have been killed, will finally address the crisis.
Amnesty International has stripped Aung San Suu Kyi of its highest honour over the de facto Myanmar leader's "indifference" to the atrocities committed by the country's military against Rohingya Muslims.
The United States Holocaust Museum is revoking a major human rights award given to Aung San Suu Kyi Myanmar's civilian leader.
Pope Francis begins his first full day in Myanmar travelling to the capital to meet with Aung San Suu Kyi a day after hosting the military general in charge of the crackdown on Rohingya Muslims.
The Oxford University college, where Aung San Suu Kyi studied, has taken down a portrait of the Myanmar leader, a decision that follows widespread criticism over the Rohingya crisis.
The growing Rohingya crisis has prompted the Security Council to hold a rare public meeting on Myanmar, during which UN chief Antonio Guterres urged the country's leaders to end the refugees' "nightmare".
US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has spoken by phone with Myanmar's civilian leader Aung San Suu Kyi about the Rohingya Muslim refugee crisis, the State Department has said, as international condemnation intensified over the plight of the minority group.
The leader of a team of UN human rights investigators is renewing its appeal to Myanmar's government to grant it access to the country, hours after a speech by leader Aung San Suu Kyi.
International opinion is hardening against Myanmar as the US, Britain and other powers renew calls for an end to violence against Rohingya Muslims, whose plight is overshadowing the Southeast Asian nation's transition to democracy
A Rohingya boy from Myanmar followed strangers from other villages across rivers and jungle until they reached Bangladesh, where he had no family and no idea where to go.
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi has scrapped plans to attend the UN General Assembly later this month, as the Nobel laureate faces intense global scrutiny over the Rohingya refugee crisis. .
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