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Stories with place: Yangon
  • Myanmar military helicopter crashes, 2 pilots rescued 
    Updated: Apr-26-16 5:29 am

    YANGON, Myanmar - A military helicopter crashed into a reservoir in Myanmar during a training exercise Tuesday and both pilots were rescued by fishermen, the armed forces newspaper reported.

  • Myanmar or Burma? Take your choice, Suu Kyi tells diplomats story has photos
    Updated: Apr-22-16 11:27 am

    NAYPYITAW, Myanmar - Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, has made clear to foreign diplomats: It doesn't matter if they call her country Myanmar, or its old name, Burma.

  • Strong quake hits Myanmar, but no deaths reported story has photos
    Updated: Apr-13-16 10:25 pm

    YANGON, Myanmar - A strong earthquake struck Myanmar on Wednesday night and was felt in parts of eastern India and Bangladesh, but an official said Thursday that there were no immediate reports of serious injuries or major damage in Myanmar.