Liu Yun takes a critical look at the Northern Alliance offensive and China-Myanmar relations.
‘It is an annual donation ceremony that is held peacefully,’ says event organizer Ko Kyaw Naing. This is the first time the ceremony is canceled.
A lone anti-war protester is punched in the face as he demonstrates at a rally in support of the Burma Army’s ‘just’ wars in north and east Burma.
Ban Ki Moon’s successor as UN Secretary-General, António Guterres, has yet to name a replacement for Vijay Nambiar.
More than 4,000 internally displaced Kachin return to Zai Awng, Magayang and Hkau Shau camps, according to the Joint Strategy Team supporting IDPs.
Kachin IDPs are trapped in a conflict zone after being turned away at the China border following the Burma Army’s capture of four KIA outposts.
Seven people were stomped to death by an elephant in ‘musth’ in northern Shan State’s Mongmit Township.
The ceremony at the YMCA on 45th Street, commemorating the Prophet Muhammad’s birthday, was called off after just 30 minutes.
A National League for Democracy lawmaker’s seat in Matupi Township will remain vacant as it is too late to field a candidate for upcoming by-elections.
Burmese embassy confirms the attack while local reports suggest another three were taken to hospital after late-night machete attack in Kuala Lumpur’s Bukit Serdang.
Witnessing U Htin Kyaw, President of an elected government, presenting awards to members of Burma’s military was unsettling to some.
The Irrawaddy’s Nang Seng Nom recalls her trip to northern Shan State amid fierce clashes between the Northern Alliance and the Burma Army.
Reports of fresh arrests in Buthidaung Township come as government report finds ‘no evidence’ of religious persecution or genocide.
Displaced Kachin flee camps in Waingmaw Township as Burma Army overrun Lai Hpawng outpost.
Dr. Myo Min Aung names the two-month-old calf ‘Mary,’ as she was found on Christmas Day.