Tuesday Apr 30
Mobs in Malaysia torch Rohingya homes
At least 10 people have been injured in central Myanmar after mobs set fire to hundreds of homes and overrun two mosques.
Science Fiction in the News
Cheetah Robot Passes 28 MPH
Boston Dynamic's cheetah robot has just been clocked at 28.3 miles per hour, running tethered on a treadmill.
The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine
Oil wells in the Burmese town of Chauk in Magway Division.
Burmese Energy Minister Than Htay said on Monday that the country "is about to launch bidding for offshore blocks" but did not give additional details or indicate when the process would start.