A police officer says the fish—whose organs contain a lethal neurotoxin—was cooked without proper removal of the intestines or liver.
The govt will fund 18 percent of the Myanmar National Strategic Plan on HIV/AIDS (2016-2020) with the rest coming from intl organizations and NGOs.
Militias forcibly recruit locals in Kachin and Shan states, say delegates at a meeting of civil society groups.
Karenni National Progressive Party’s central committee decide not to attend upcoming Union Peace Conference if invited as observer.
A Rangoon police station summons The Voice Daily’s chief editor and columnist, as the military complains about a satirical jibe at armed groups.
Four prospectors were fatally shot and at least a dozen people are injured in a clash between prospectors and police at a jade mining area in Sagaing.
The Park Royal Hotel in Rangoon backtracks on showing NGO Global Witness’ documentary that links Burma’s armed conflict to its jade trade.
Former criminal gang henchman Akyine handed over to police after being apprehended by New Mon State Party members last month.
China and Burma sign agreements regarding cooperation in economic development, health, and preservation of historic monuments in Bagan.
Residents of Nyaungshwe Township who had land confiscated by the previous government in 2012 now face businesses’ application for official ownership.
The director is claiming defamation over an article published detailing accusations from teachers of corrupt officials withholding bonus payments.
A group combating false teachings of Buddhist doctrines is organizing its second petition to ask whether the notorious monk’s sermons are ‘moral.’
USDP confirms two relatives of former vice president Dr. Sai Maukkham died in a blaze in Muse Township, northern Shan State.
About 1,000 farmers from Mandalay Division see their talk on land rights cancelled, as the local authority requests a permit hours before the event.
‘The army promised that it would help in whatever the advisory commission needed,’ says commission member U Aye Lwin.