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Myanmar Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting

Myanmar Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting

Myanmar to hold 3rd session of ‘Panglong Peace Conference’

30/11/2017 11:46

The Burmese government announced the third session of the Panglong Peace Conference for the last week of January. This  was agreed upon at the 6th Joint Implementation Coordination Meeting (JICM) in Naypyitaw on Monday.

 

Flood waters in Malda, West Bengal, India

Flood waters in Malda, West Bengal, India

South Asia floods affect 1.8 million children

01/09/2017 12:39

 At least 18,000 schools have been damaged or destroyed by South Asia’s worst flooding in years, which is putting children’s education and long-term well-being at risk, warns Save the Children in a report on Aug 31.

 

Protesters demanding reasonable wages and workers' safety during a Labor Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh May 1, 2017.

Protesters demanding reasonable wages and workers' safety during a Labor Day rally in Dhaka, Bangladesh May 1, 2017.

Labour Day marked across Asia

02/05/2017 14:09

International Workers’ Day was marked on May 1 across several Asian countries with rallies, marches and special events.  

 

Archbishop Soosa Pakiam - KCBC president

Archbishop Soosa Pakiam - KCBC president

Kerala bishop opposes bill to govern church property

20/04/2017 16:47

The Latin rite archbishop of Kerala, in a letter dated April 15 has urged the Government not to interfere in the administration of church properties. 

 

Nepal Cathedral and priests' residence burnt

Nepal Cathedral and priests' residence burnt

Arson attack on church in Nepal

18/04/2017 14:03

Fire partially damaged priest’s residence and part of Assumption Cathedral in Kathmandu, Nepal Arson attack on April 18. 

 

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