29 Jun '12, 2pm

Myanmar tells Suu Kyi not to call country 'Burma'

Myanmar tells Suu Kyi not to call country 'Burma'

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi speaks during a debate with French students at the Sorbonne University, in Paris, Thursday June 28, 2012. Authorities in the South-east Asian nation issued a stern warning to Ms Suu Kyi on Friday, telling the political prisoner-turned parliamentarian to stop calling the country 'Burma'. Instead, they said, she should use the constitutionally decreed title, the Republic of the Union of Myanmar. -- PHOTO: AP YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - Myanmar has undergone dramatic change over the last year, but one thing won't be changing anytime soon - the country's name. Authorities in the South-east Asian nation issued a stern warning to opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi on Friday, telling the political prisoner-turned parliamentarian to stop calling the country 'Burma'. Instead, they said, she should use the constitutionally decreed title, the Rep...

Full article: http://www.straitstimes.com/BreakingNews/SEAsia/Story/STI...

Tweets

Suu Kyi returns to Myanmar after European tour ...

straitstimes.com 30 Jun '12, 5am

Myanmar's pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi walks among her supporters as she arrives at Yangon international airport ...

Suu Kyi returns to hard reality of Myanmar politics

Suu Kyi returns to hard reality of Myanmar poli...

channelnewsasia.com 01 Jul '12, 3am

BANGKOK: After a triumphant European tour where she was lauded by crowds, stars and heads of state, Aung San Suu Kyi retur...

Aung San Suu Kyi makes Myanmar parliament debut

Aung San Suu Kyi makes Myanmar parliament debut

straitstimes.com 09 Jul '12, 3am

Ms Aung San Suu Kyi made her historic d�but in Myanmar's fledgling parliament on Monday as the opposition leader and her p...

Aung San Suu Kyi receives hero's welcome in Norway fjord town as many thousands cheer the Myanmar democracy icon

Aung San Suu Kyi receives hero's welcome in Nor...

straitstimes.com 18 Jun '12, 12am

Aung San Suu Kyi received another hero's welcome as many thousands cheered the Myanmar democracy icon on Sunday in a Norwe...

Aung San Suu Kyi finally gets Oxford honorary doctorate

Aung San Suu Kyi finally gets Oxford honorary d...

straitstimes.com 20 Jun '12, 8am

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, poses for the photographers following an award ceremony at the Oxford Universi...

Suu Kyi to deliver Nobel Peace Prize speech, 21 years on

Suu Kyi to deliver Nobel Peace Prize speech, 21...

straitstimes.com 16 Jun '12, 8am

Myanmar democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi and Norway's Prime Minister give a press conference in Oslo on June 15, 2012. Ms S...

Nobel chair cheers Suu Kyi, wishes freedom for Liu Xiaobo

Nobel chair cheers Suu Kyi, wishes freedom for ...

channelnewsasia.com 16 Jun '12, 12pm

OSLO: Nobel Committee chairman Thorbjorn Jagland on Saturday welcomed 1991 Peace Prize laureate Aung San Suu Kyi and said ...

Suu Kyi to meet U2 frontman Bono, who is one of her biggest fans & has written a song about her, at Oslo peace forum

Suu Kyi to meet U2 frontman Bono, who is one of...

straitstimes.com 18 Jun '12, 8am

U2 singer and human rights activist Bono, (left), and Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi attend the Oslo Forum at ...

Suu Kyi to give Nobel Peace prize speech in Nor...

todayonline.com 16 Jun '12, 10am

OSLO (Norway) - It's been 21 years, and Burmese opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi is about to give her Nobel Peace Prize ...

BeritaSemasa : Malaysia VS Myanmar. Malaysia Kalah 2-1. Myanmar Kantoi Menipu? Peluang Ke…

BeritaSemasa : Malaysia VS Myanmar. Malaysia Ka...

beritasemasa.com 04 Jul '12, 4am

Kalau tengok keputusan bola sebelum ini yang melibatkan pasukan Malaysia acapkali Malaysia kenduri gol terhadap pihak lawa...

Aung San Suu Kyi to make parliamentary debut, marking a new phase in her struggle to bring democracy to her homeland

Aung San Suu Kyi to make parliamentary debut, m...

straitstimes.com 09 Jul '12, 12am

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi, left, talks to villagers at a monastery as she visits Kawhmu township where sh...