Chief of Myanmar Army, General Soe Win along with his subordinate officers visited Imphal today, during his various whirlwind India tour legs.
Pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi met with Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott on Thursday as she travels the country seeking backing for changes to Burma’s Constitution, which currently prevents her from becoming president.
NJ Thakuria-Two Burmese political leaders, who arrived in Assam for a business summit, made an unanimous call for improving trade linkages with the northeastern States of India.
Commander-in-Chief of Myanmar's Defense Services Senior General Min Aung Hlaing has stressed the need for stability and security on the border with India.
India, which supports hundred thousand refugees from Burma (also known as Myanmar) is urged to review its existing foreign policy for safeguarding the women asylum seekers in the country as ‘they are more vulnerable and are easy target to sexual assault and other forms of exploitations’.
Indian Army Chief, General Bikram Singh has today embarked on a five-day goodwill visit to Myanmar.
The ministry of home affairs (MHA) has described the 1643-km-long India-Myanmar border, which facilitates cross-border movement of militants, illegal arms and drugs, as 'extremely porous.'
New Delhi, which has given shelter to nearly 4,000 Burmese refugee women, is unsafe for the asylum seekers, according to a report released on Monday in the national capital. The report titled ‘Doke Kha Bon’, was launched at Burma Centre Delhi (BCD) office, deals with the ‘unheard plight of Chin refugee women’ from Burma in New Delhi.
ONGC Videsh Ltd, the overseas arm of state-owned Oil and Natural Gas Corp, has won two onland oil blocks in Myanmar, strengthening its presence in the south-east Asian nation.
While India has close relations with Myanmar on several fronts, including security, energy security and food security, both sides have “some remaining boundary issues” for which a solution is being worked out, a top Indian official said.