The giant papier-mâché sculpture was created as part of 'Voices for Momos,’ a campaign to highlight the plight of elephants in Myanmar.
A group exhibition at 43 Art Gallery showcases paintings, installations and video art of six artists who offer social and political commentary in their works.
Though still undergoing renovations, the hotel’s refined new look and superb facilities make for a perfectly luxurious weekend stay.
Critics say move leaves economy vulnerable to currency speculators as kyat hits 8-year low
The non-native grass species requires a water supply that may affect the strength of the foundations of the ancient structures.
For some of Win Lae Phyu Sin's students, her tutorials are also about building confidence and pride in an identity constantly questioned by Buddhist fellow citizens.
Protected status of land was removed by outgoing military regime to allow hotel project
Once a vocal supporter of the peace process, Padao Mahn Nyein Maung no longer appears to trust the government or Army
Private banks and exchange counters no longer have to trade within the official band in a move meant to help prevent price manipulation and settle recent fluctuations.
A local activist group has submitted complaints about projects it believes to be influenced by corruption among local authorities.
Policy-makers urged to listen to young people’s voices, particularly in ethnic areas and conflict zones.
Hundreds of Buddhist nationalists gathered in Yangon on Saturday to protest against a state edict banning Myanmar's leading nationalist organization, successor to the Ma Ba Tha.
Lawmakers and civil society organizations call for a halt to a hydropower project on the Namtu River, stating it will destroy farms and livelihoods.
Gunmen shot at two people riding a motorbike in Mandalay’s Chanmyathazi Township, killing a woman and critically injuring a man.
The Irrawaddy discusses Myanmar’s progress – or lack of – towards democracy since the ’88 uprising.