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World 29 Mar 2010 | 12:00 AM

SNAP ANALYSIS - Has Myanmar's NLD shot itself in the foot?

BANGKOK (Reuters) - Myanmar's biggest opposition party, the National League for Democracy (NLD), ruled itself out of this year's election after members voted on Monday against registering for the much-criticised poll.

AseanPlus News 16 Feb 2004 | 12:00 AM

NLD leader moved to house arrest

Tin Oo, vice-chairman of Myanmar's opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) and the last senior NLD figure in prison, has been shifted to house arrest, a source close to his family said yesterday.

World 31 Mar 2016 | 4:17 PM

Myanmar's NLD seeks to bolster Suu Kyi's dominant cabinet role

NAYPYITAW/YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar's majority National League for Democracy (NLD) moved on Thursday to consolidate the dominant role of Aung San Suu Kyi in the new cabinet, underscoring the divide between the party and the powerful army over the junta-drafted constitution.

AseanPlus News 17 Feb 2005 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar extends house arrest for NLD leader

Military-ruled Myanmar has extended the house arrest of Tin Oo, a top official in the opposition National League for Democracy (NLD), a party spokesman said yesterday as the junta prepared to resume constitutional talks.

World 10 Mar 2016 | 12:25 PM

Myanmar's NLD proposes Suu Kyi confidant as presidential candidate

NAYPYITAW (Reuters) - Myanmar's National League for Democracy (NLD) proposed Htin Kyaw, a close friend of party leader and Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, as its presidential candidate for the lower house of parliament on Thursday.

AseanPlus News 16 Apr 2017 | 12:00 AM

Polls a reminder for the Lady’s party

MYANMAR’s ruling National League for Democracy (NLD) has put on a brave face since the April 1 by-election, saying that it had performed as expected in its first test at the polls since its landslide victory in the 2015 general election.

AseanPlus News 08 Jun 2003 | 12:00 AM

NLD caused unrest, says Khin Nyunt

B>YANGON: /B>One of Myanmar's most powerful leaders blamed Aung San Suu Kyi's party for violence last week in which at least four people were killed, a sign the military junta may not be willing to free the Nobel laureate from detention.

AseanPlus News 04 Dec 2015 | 12:00 AM

NLD mum over meeting with general

NAYPYITAW: Myanmar’s opposition was tight-lipped about talks between leader Aung San Suu Kyi and the country’s top general, citing the need for goodwill with its future government partners to ensure a smooth path to office.

Myanmar 12 Oct 2015 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar’s NLD campaign hits snag at island chain

YANGON: Opposition candidates for one of Myanmar’s smallest constituencies are being blocked from visiting the remote island chain, a party spokesman said, just weeks ahead of elections billed as the country’s freest.

World 15 May 2010 | 12:00 AM

Myanmar's Suu Kyi irked by NLD breakaway group

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar's pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi criticised a breakaway faction of her now-defunct political party, her lawyer said, after renegade former members set up a party of their own to contest this year's election.