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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

Is Russia planning an imminent invasion in Ukraine?

Is Russia planning an imminent invasion in Ukraine?

Tennis star faces another night in detention before court hearing

Tennis star faces another night in detention before court hearing

Tsunami waves hit Tonga after underwater volcanic eruption

Tsunami waves hit Tonga after underwater volcanic eruption

Despite generations of scandals, the queen still reigns supreme

Despite generations of scandals, the queen still reigns supreme

Balkans region grapples with post-holiday spike in Omicron cases

Balkans region grapples with post-holiday spike in Omicron cases

Tunisian's opposition Ennahda party holds protest against President Saied

Tunisian's opposition Ennahda party holds protest against President Saied

Thousands rally in Mali against sanctions imposed over election delay

Thousands rally in Mali against sanctions imposed over election delay

No 10 apologises for parties on eve of Prince Philip's funeral

No 10 apologises for parties on eve of Prince Philip's funeral

Moscow says it wants a fast response to its security proposals

Moscow says it wants a fast response to its security proposals

I have no place to go

I have no place to go

Bedouin Arabs continue protests in Israel's Negev

Bedouin Arabs continue protests in Israel's Negev

Protests in Lebanon as fuel prices spike

Protests in Lebanon as fuel prices spike

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