Aung San Suu Kyi: Current Affairs, GK & News - 2020-2021
Aung San Sui Kyi Party claims to win Myanmar Elections
Published: November 11, 2020
Aung San Suu Kyi led National League for Democracy (NLD) party has claimed to have won the Myanmar elections. Around 38 million voted to select the National League of Democracy (NLD) Party for a second term. NLD was required to win at least 2/3rd of the elected seats to win. The Rohingya Crisis The previous ..
Myanmar Govt and armed groups signed agreement for National Ceasefire Agreement (NCA)
Published: August 22, 2020
A framework agreement has been signed by the Myanmar government and ten armed ethnic groups to implement the National Ceasefire Agreement (NCA) in the capital city of Myanmar, Nay Pyi Taw. Key Highlights The signing of the agreement called Union Peace Accord III took place during the 4th session of the Union Peace Conference. The ..
Category: International Current Affairs
Aung San Suu Kyi first leader to lose Freedom of Paris award
Published: December 3, 2018
Aung San Suu Kyi, the Nobel peace laureate & Myanmar leader, will be stripped of Freedom of Paris award over her failure to speak out against a crackdown on Myanmar’s Rohingya minority. The move, which follows similar decisions by Glasgow, Edinburgh and Oxford, would make Myanmar’s de facto leader the first person to lose the ..
Topics: Aung San Suu Kyi • Burmese people • Honorary Canadian citizenship • Human rights in Myanmar • Islam in Myanmar • Myanmar • Nobel laureates • Politics of Myanmar • Rohingya conflict • Rohingya genocide • Rohingya people
Win Myint newly elected President of Myanmar
Published: March 29, 2018
Win Myint, a loyalist of Aung San Suu Kyi, has been elected as the new President of Myanmar after the resignation of his predecessor ‘Htin Kyaw’. Myint is a stalwart member of National League for Democracy (NLD). He has been a Speaker in the Lower House since 2012 and was widely tipped for the top ..
Topics: Aung San • Aung San Suu Kyi • Burmese people • Cabinet of Myanmar • Government of Myanmar • Htin Kyaw • Myanmar • National League for Democracy • Nobel laureates • Presidents of Myanmar • Win Myint • Win Myint's Cabinet
Xiamen is hosting 9th edition of BRICS summit-2017
Published: September 3, 2017
The 9th edition of BRICS summit-2017 has started at Xiamen in the Fujian Province of east China on September 3, 2017 with theme “BRICS: Stronger Partnership for a Brighter Future”. For this, Prime Minister Narendra Modi has embarked on a two nation tour of China and Myanmar. On the first leg of his visit, Mr. ..
Category: Summits and Conferences