The blaze broke out in the middle of the night at the Kandawgyi Palace Hotel, a lakeside hotel popular with foreigners.
Death toll rises as thousands of new Rohingya refugees flee violence and hunger in Myanmar for Bangladesh
The EU must take forward a clear, joint commitment to act in response to the humanitarian crisis unfolding before our eyes in Myanmar, writes Katharine Derderian
A ceasefire declared by Muslim Rohingya insurgents is about to come to an end
The United Nations says it is braced for a further exodus of Muslim Rohingya refugees from Myanmar into Bangladesh.
He was briefing the UN Security Council's first public meeting on Myanmar in eight years
Rohingya Muslim refugees say Buddhist mobs and Myanmar soldiers set entire villages on fire, shot at them indiscriminately and raped women.
Children are on the frontline of this crisis and they need help urgently, writes Mike Novell
Nearly a quarter of a million Rohingya refugee children in Bangladesh are in an extremely vulnerable condition, global aid workers say.
Myanmar tells closing UN General Assembly it is not carrying out ethnic cleansing but fighting terrorists
Henry Van Thio tells the United Nations General assembly that there has been no violence in Rakhine state since September 5, although this has been disputed.
Myanmar's de facto leader spoke with diplomats and other representatives from the international community about the crisis in Rakhine state.
Myanmar's deep-seated tensions add to Rakhine conflict
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi condemned all human rights violations on Tuesday and said anyone responsible for abuses in troubled Rakhine State
Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi is urged to intervene in Rohingya crisis but IRC chief David Miliband says it's not that simple
Almost a quarter of a million children are now living in squalid refugee camps in Bangladesh after crossing the border from Myanmar, according to
The human rights group has released "irrefutable evidence of an targeted campaign" to push Rohingya people of of Myanmar
UN Secretary General acknowledges Rohingya situation as ethnic cleansing and calls on Myanmar to take them back
U.N. Secretary-General Antonio Guterres has urged Myanmar authorities to end violence against Rohingya Muslims, saying the situation there could best be described as ethnic cleansing.
Myanmar's de facto leader is facing growing pressure over the exodus of Rohingya Muslims
Myanmar is facing mounting pressure over the mass Rohingya refugee exodus.
On Monday, the UN’s top human rights official said the country’s
More and more people are protesting around the world over the humanitarian crisis unfolding on the Bangladesh-Myanmar border
New images from north western Myanmar appear to show several more Rohingya settlements have been completely burnt to the ground.
Aid agencies are struggling to cope with the influx of refugees crossing the border from Myanmar to Bangladesh.
Archbishop Desmond Tutu makes a public plea to Aung San Suu Kyi to speak out about the situation of the minority Rohingya Muslims.
The conflict between Myanmar authorities and the Rohingya community has caused approximately 18 500 refugees to flee in less than a week