A man of great poise, dignity and generosity, U Aung Htike passed away on Sept. 23, 2016.
Six members of a family accused of human trafficking and child abuse at downtown Rangoon’s Ava Tailor Shop appear at a court hearing.
Ta’ang student and women’s groups accuse the Restoration Council of Shan State of mistreating ethnic Ta’ang civilians in northern Shan State, a claim the RCSS denies
A Mandalay court accepts a case against a Dutch tourist for violating visa regulations and insulting religion after he disrupted a Buddhist ritual last week.
Burma’s national education law needs to be amended as two thirds of the country’s 232,000 disabled children do not obtain a formal education, says Unicef.
The Rangoon divisional Parliament begins its second session on Thursday after a three and a half month break.
Locals have sent an open letter to Burma’s President U Htin Kyaw opposing the planned hydropower project to be built in Kachin State’s Chipwi and Tsawlaw townships.
Thailand’s Prime Minister says he will ban the Chinese-Hong Kong action film from being screened in Thailand if it is found to “damage” the country.
Stop the block on aid, end the cuts, and ensure that no one starves to death simply on account of their race or religion, writes Benedict Rogers.
Burma’s Lower House discusses a proposal urging the government to enact legal protection against labor exploitation and abuse of Burmese migrant workers in foreign countries.
Gold prices reach record highs as the value of the kyat lowers and the price of the US dollar continues to increase, according to industry observers
Speaker of the Arakan State parliament, San Kyaw Hla, is being accused of appropriating 10 acres from villagers in Ponnagyun Township in order to fill the area with Buddhist relics.
Yangon Heritage Trust reveals its conservation strategy for Rangoon and says the city is “at a tipping point” and that without action there will be a terrible loss of cultural heritage.
Former political prisoners call on the Union government to establish a justice ministry to ensure judicial independence and prison reform.