Cash and personal documents are missing after thieves broke into a government office over Thingyan break.
MP U Than Naing Oo calls for clearer laws on illegal gambling machines and for owners of illicit ‘game centers’ to be held accountable.
Northern Chin State’s natural environment is at threat from mineral mining, infrastructure development, and climate change. By Edith Mirante
U Aung Htoo leaves his post as Burma’s ambassador to Indonesia to become the eleventh deputy minister appointed under the NLD government.
U Aung Kyi Thein of the USDP defeats the NLD in the April 1 by-election to represent Mon State’s Chaungzon Township in the Lower House.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi emphasizes peace and reconciliation in her address on the first anniversary of the NLD govt’s administration.
Locals who say the animals have killed four people in four months are requesting help from the divisional government.
Outspoken lawmakers urge the Rangoon regional government not to continue city expansion without what they referred to as a ‘proper’ business plan.
The SSPP asks the NLD-led govt to let by-elections proceed amid discussions of postponing voting in northern Shan State due to security concerns.
A total of 50 former political prisoners will be given 300,000 kyats per month to work in CSOs and media organizations in Burma.
President’s Office spokesperson U Zaw Htay says the govt will ‘do everything in our power to help.’
A collection of local and scholarly perspectives explores the 17-year Kachin ceasefire, its breakdown in 2011, and beyond.
Sai Ba Nyan, volunteer vice chairman of a northern Shan State IDP camp with more than 900 people, feels that Burma’s govt has forgotten about them.
New system will determine if a student is qualified to graduate to higher grade based on overall performance throughout the academic year.
‘We are still hoping with all our hearts that they will eventually allow us to visit Sittwe and distribute the aid ourselves,’ says the mission chief.