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Money Talks: Myanmar marks 70 years of independence

Myanmar is marking 70 years of independence from British rule, but celebrations have been low-key. The country's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi was nowhere to be seen at official ceremonies. Her government has been facing global condemnation over the Rohingya refugee crisis in Rakhine state. And as Laila Humairah reports, that area is central to the country's economic ambitions. For more, we are joined by Saskia Sassen, Professor of Sociology at Columbia University, from London.

Rohingya Muslims at ‘Risk of Genocide’

Rohingya Muslims at ‘Risk of Genocide’

Rohingya Refugee Crisis: UN envoys visit Myanmar's Rakhine state

Rohingya Refugee Crisis: UN envoys visit Myanmar's Rakhine state

Rohingya Refugee Crisis: Details of massacre in Rakhine state released

Rohingya Refugee Crisis: Details of massacre in Rakhine state released

Money Talks: China's 2017 economic growth beats estimates

Money Talks: China's 2017 economic growth beats estimates

UNICEF: About 250,000 children in Gaza need mental health care

UNICEF: About 250,000 children in Gaza need mental health care

Erdogan meets world leaders on NATO summit sidelines

Erdogan meets world leaders on NATO summit sidelines

G7 leaders plan grand infrastructure projects to counter China's Belt and Road initiative

G7 leaders plan grand infrastructure projects to counter China's Belt and Road initiative

Queen Elizabeth meets Joe Biden at Windsor Castle

Queen Elizabeth meets Joe Biden at Windsor Castle

Israel politicians form coalition ousting Benjamin Netanyahu

Israel politicians form coalition ousting Benjamin Netanyahu

YPG/PKK terror group blamed for Afrin hospital attack

YPG/PKK terror group blamed for Afrin hospital attack

Kabul Blast: Afghan girls turn to psychotherapy to deal with the trauma

Kabul Blast: Afghan girls turn to psychotherapy to deal with the trauma

Israel's Knesset to vote on new coalition government on Sunday

Israel's Knesset to vote on new coalition government on Sunday

Erdogan and Biden to discuss their differences in Brussels

Erdogan and Biden to discuss their differences in Brussels

England open Euro 2020 campaign against Croatia

England open Euro 2020 campaign against Croatia

Canada pays final homage to Muslim family killed in terror attack

Canada pays final homage to Muslim family killed in terror attack

Caravans hit the road for the Turkish summer

Caravans hit the road for the Turkish summer

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