The panel says more than 600 deaths, including 63 people from Burma, mostly stemmed from diseases in prisons and detention centers.
Amnesty International urges authorities in Burma to take action as Robert San Aung reports receiving death threats and being monitored.
A Ma Ba Tha sub-group present petition of 8,800 signatures to take action against Ko Swe Win to the Ministry of Religious Affairs and Culture.
Rangoon resident remains defiant against nationalist monk’s rhetoric after court scraps the case because the remarks were made outside the township.
After much debate, KNU representatives agree to elect 55 central standing committee members, adding 10 additional members.
The ethnic bloc also changed its stance on demands that all ethnic armed groups be invited to sign the nationwide ceasefire agreement.
Police are yet to prosecute anybody in connection with the murder of Eleven Media Group reporter Ko Soe Moe Tun.
Thaung Pyin village chapter of the All Mon Region Democracy Party (AMDP) in Ye Township sees 200 out of 290 members resign, and office close.
The ministers of commerce, construction, and the state counselor’s office will join President U Htin Kyaw on the six-day visit.
The All Nationals’ Democracy Party (Kayah State) candidate wins a regional seat after the NLD failed to register a candidate.
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.
A quick round-up of the latest updated results of the weekend’s by-elections from the Union Election Commission.
The karaoke lounge was believed to have been operating in a residential building without enough entrances and exits.
Religious Affairs and Culture Minister Thura U Aung Ko expects to put the draft legislation which combats hate speech before lawmakers this year.
Shops selling horn also stock other protected wildlife products including whole elephant tusks, carved elephant ivory and tiger skins.