Longtime rights and democracy advocate linked with Republican Party gets representative role.
The 30-year-old male is believed to have died of natural causes, bringing the estimated population in the Irrawaddy protection zone to 67.
The UNFPA says women ‘hold the key to Myanmar’s future prosperity.’
The divisional govt bans a campaign organized by journalists in front of the Yangon Military Command, stating the area is restricted for security.
A statement to villages’ heads orders residents to remain in their communities.
Presidential spokesman says govt has changed Harn Yawnghwe’s visa from multiple-entry to social, but that rumors of blacklisting him are false.
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi once said ‘one political prisoner is too many,’ argues Rakhine lawmaker.
Organizations denounce power plant project in Hpa-an as state minister confirms 11 new projects nationwide.
The Vimutti Women Organization urges the ‘acknowledgment of injustices’ under the military junta.
Security forces find homemade guns in remote area of Mayu mountain range in Rakhine State.
Accounts belonging to Myanmar traders in Yunnan Province are closed in Chinese authorities’ crackdown on gambling, money laundering and illegal trade.
Supporters of U Wirathu mobilize in retaliation to recent criticism of ultranationalist Buddhist monk and Ma Ba Tha.
The newly minted division has established two 24-hour hotlines to which women can file complaints.
Peng Jiafu, the younger brother of Peng Jiasheng – the leader of the MNDAA – dies from lung disease at 81.
Squatters open a fraud case against the Aung Yadana village development committee for selling them land already owned by the government.