District judge permits change due to logistical concerns in accessing Namhsan, where the trio was originally arrested.
Deputy minister for transport and communications says as defamation charges increase, changes to the statute are needed.
Chapter asks Myanmar’s state Buddhist authority to rethink ban on nationalist group’s name.
Myanmar Army and KIA each blame the other party for the 2-year-old’s death.
Some local residents learned how to hunt the elephants after joining poachers in the past.
Military says chief minister is ‘not suitable.’
Reporters arrive in capital of restive state ahead of visit to northern parts.
The Irrawaddy signs agreement with Norwegian embassy to give women a stronger voice in Myanmar.
The couple is released after police downgrade the charges against them.
One killed as Myanmar Army fire on two TNLA members they suspected of extorting money in northern Shan State.
Ultranationalist monk U Wirathu is also touring the troubled state.
‘Ground-up’ approach is vital to avoid fresh disputes, paper argues.
Government’s energy policy lacks clarity, say experts.
Police confirm a Muslim man was assaulted, but deny media reports that the attack was led by ultranationalist Buddhist monk group Ma Ba Tha.
The military’s complaint follows comments by U Phyo Min Thein concerning the army’s relationship with the NLD and its national leadership ‘rank.’