Military Coup(Search results - 10)
World NewsJul 13, 2021, 10:24 AM IST
Myanmar: Aung San Suu Kyi to face more corruption charges as UN urges reconciliation
The Nobel Peace Prize laureate has been held since the military seized power in a February 1 coup and is on trial in the capital, Naypyidaw, over charges that include illegal importation and possession of walkie-talkie radios and violating coronavirus protocols under a disaster management law.
South AsiaFeb 12, 2021, 11:08 AM IST
Myanmar's military regime remits over 23,000 sentences
The military overthrew Aung San Suu Kyi's democratically-elected government on February 1, alleging without evidence that elections her party won by a landslide had been marred by fraud.
World NewsFeb 11, 2021, 10:28 AM IST
Among new wave of arrests, US President Biden orders sanctions against Myanmar after military coup
US President Joe Biden on Wednesday ordered new sanctions against the military regime in Myanmar, taking action after the military this month staged a coup in the Southeast Asian country and arrested de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi and other senior politicians.
South AsiaFeb 2, 2021, 7:45 PM IST
Myanmar Coup: Who Is General Min Aung Hlaing?
On February 1, Myanmar's powerful military, Tatmadaw, detained State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi, President Win Myint and other senior leaders before declaring a year-long state of emergency in the country.
Weird NewsFeb 2, 2021, 6:13 PM IST
Fitness trainer who missed a coup unfolding behind her is a global sensation
The swiftness with which the Myanmar military executed the political coup in the country is best exemplified by a viral video in which aerobic instructor is seen holding a live class while a convoy of tinted-glass vehicles goes past behind her.
Jul 21, 2016, 3:34 AM IST
Erdogan declares 3-month emergency in Turkey
The state of emergency was needed "in order to remove swiftly all the elements of the terrorist organization involved in the coup attempt," Erdogan said at the presidential palace in Ankara.
Jul 18, 2016, 3:39 AM IST
Turkey detains 6,000 in purge after failed coup
Justice Minister Bekir Bozdag said around 6,000 people had been detained including senior army commanders, top judges, prosecutors and a military aide to Erdogan
Jul 16, 2016, 12:09 PM IST
148 stranded Indians students in Turkey request safe passage
Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan declared that the situation is under control as the coup was squashed that killed over 250 people and injured over 1,000 people
Jul 16, 2016, 10:39 AM IST
Erdogan reasserts control as Turkey coup bid falters
Soldiers and tanks took to the streets late last night, and multiple explosions rang out throughout the night in Ankara and Istanbul, the two biggest cities of the strategic NATO member of 80 million people
Jul 16, 2016, 4:20 AM IST
Turkish government repels coup attempt, 60 killed in clashes
The coup attempt began in Turkey on Friday, with a statement from the military saying it had seized control "to reinstall the constitutional order, democracy, human rights and freedoms."