Report calls on government to set aside protected zones for ‘vanishing’ sea nomads.
As the State Counselor marks her 73rd birthday, The Irrawaddy traces some of her formative experiences both prior to and during her political career.
Activists hope video conferencing could boost convictions in trafficking cases.
Should they succeed in making a diplomatic breakthrough, it could bring lasting change to the security landscape of northeast Asia.
The tale of adventure and romance between a city boy and country girl has secured a place in the UN's Memory of the World Register for Asia/Pacific.
A new Gloria Jean’s outlet has opened just in time for Yangon’s ‘sweater weather.’
The Irrawaddy discusses the main challenges in the ruling party’s battle against Myanmar’s entrenched culture of graft.
The defense lawyer argued against admitting the documents, saying it was unclear who has had access to the phones and whether appropriate procedures were followed.
Vista Do Rio offers the perfect weekend treat for those looking to try some ethnic flavors
China’s defense ministry calls on armed groups in northern Myanmar to declare an immediate ceasefire after conflicts in the region killed three Chinese citizens.
U Kyauk Taung denies allegations of land-grabbing, says appropriation of customary land from farmers is in line with local tradition
A person posted pictures of the t-shirt online, saying that Chinese territories including south Tibet, the island of Taiwan and the South China Sea were omitted from the map.
Mango teas, cakes, tarts, yogurt and, of course, cool shakes await patrons
An Arakan Army spokesman said the AA would defend itself and clashes would persist if Myanmar Army troops continue to advance.
A breakthrough deal to fundamentally change China's economic policies is viewed as highly unlikely, though a package of short-term Chinese measures could delay US tariffs.