Mon State’s security and border affairs minister tells the regional parliament that police must go undercover to apprehend dealers, at great risk.
Myanmar’s military filed defamation charges against university students after they staged a drama critical of the Tatmadaw.
The ethnic armed group sentences a poppy grower to death and another to seven years imprisonment for shooting an anti-drug activist.
Religious leaders say the Myanmar Army is pressuring churches to evict families fleeing conflict in Kachin State.
Land confiscated by the military due to ‘security concerns’ in 1996 and declared abandoned 20 years later should be returned, farmers say.
Mandalay Division’s Ma Ha Na asks unauthorized laymen to leave monastery premises for fear they may be partaking in illegal activities.
The govt blacklists Harn Yawnghwe, allegedly for his involvement in the peace process, denying him a visa extension.
Mon State social affairs minister says regulations and penalties of heritage zone registration would be too restrictive.
Three Kachin men summoned to Myitkyina Township court after leading commemorations to mark the anniversary of renewed conflict in the state.
On visit to Sweden, State Counselor says investigation into alleged human rights abuses by Myanmar’s military would inflame ethnic tensions.
UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator Renata Lok-Dessallien will be ‘rotated’ out of the position, according to reports.
U Win Myint has urged the govt to return inactive land grabbed for projects across the country to original owners.
Around 950 people fleeing fighting in the Kachin State township continue to take temporary shelter at the churches and monasteries in Tanai town.
The Karen State chapter of Ma Ba Tha will continue to use the name, despite a ban by the State Buddhist Sangha authority.
Ultranationalist Buddhist monk says Facebook has ‘fallen under control of Muslims’ as two of his accounts are suspended or deactivated.