Painter Kyaw Kyaw Lwin’s surreal preoccupations will be on display in his first solo exhibition on Oct. 20-24 in Yangon.
Indulging in a special menu of Spain’s favorite tapas and paella dishes being served for the month of October at Melia Yangon’s Mediterranean restaurant Olea.
Backlash against city government’s targeting of Eleven Media is latest blow to once-popular U Phyo Min Thein’s support.
A football friendly, classical music concert, boxing, reggae and more — all in Yangon this week, as picked by The Irrawaddy.
The 1,300 women participants have demanded equal pay, laws against gender-based violence, education in sexual and reproductive health and equal university entrance requirements.
The cultural city of Mandalay is home to a number of well-preserved wooden monasteries that are worth a visit while you’re in the city.
Secretary of the Nobel Committee said Nobel Prizes are awarded for efforts or achievements of the past, but also that the rules do not allow the withdrawal of a prize.
The KNU decided to continue working toward a peace deal with the government after a three-week meeting to review the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement, which it signed in 2015.
‘Dare to Rebel’ posters are too harshly opposed to the Union government, the military says.
Ministry earns second parliamentary dressing down in 2 weeks for failing to invite tenders for Education Ministry buildings.
The government has given one of the largest gold mine operators in Mandalay a final warning to hand in its license for not making its payments or be blacklisted and prosecuted.
A government spokesman rejected speculation that Daw Aung San Suu Kyi used a private helicopter on a recent trip because her relations with the military were strained.
Although he cannot directly influence government policy, Japanese Emperor Akihito has created a broader consciousness of Japan's wartime past, experts say.
Questions and answers with Saw Myo Min Thu, executive director of Thabyay Education Foundation.
These women played key roles in the popular uprising 30 years ago or have carried on the pro-democracy movement it helped inspire.