August 10, 2013: Around one hundred Burmese activists staged a protest demonstration today in New Delhi to mark the 25th anniversary of 8888 People Uprising for Democracy and Human Rights in Burma, which had occurred on August 8, 1988.
August 7, 2013: Nearly 2,000 people came together on Tuesday to commemorate the storied 1988 popular uprising that nearly toppled Burma’s military dictatorship and ultimately cost thousands their lives.
August 7, 2013: A monastery near the controversial Letpadaung copper mine in Sagaing Division was raided at around 2am on Tuesday by military police in search of activists fighting for local residents’ land rights.
August 5, 2013: All major political parties and various social organisations today demanded immediate halt of the ongoing construction of fencing along the Indo-Myanmar border in Manipur until a proper re-survey of the borderline is done.
July 30, 2013: As part of the overall policy to counter China's strategic moves in the region, India now plans to assist Myanmar in building offshore-patrol vessels (OPVs) as well as further ramp up military training for Myanmarese armed forces.