After hundreds of pagodas were damaged by an earthquake in August last year, authorities ban climbing at most of the sites for safety reasons.
Tatmadaw targets two pastors, who are also charged with defamation.
Four Daingnet shot in Maungdaw Township, with the two survivors reportedly saying the perpetrators were Muslim militants.
Refugee camps on the Thailand-Myanmar border face supplies crisis.
The body of a Japanese businessman and an as yet unidentified body have been found at the gutted hotel.
As the killers of three Kachin men face a military court, their families’ heartache continues.
Padoh Saw Ta Doh Moo comments follow KNU statement calling for nonviolent ways to solve crisis.
World Bank will delay loan until conditions improve in Rakhine State.
People along Thailand-Myanmar border risk losing essential services.
The ten men were allegedly part of a 300-strong mob armed with slingshots and petrol bombs that stopped a Red Cross aid shipment to Maungdaw.
Muslim residents say they are being cut off from essential supplies.
Self-identifying Rohingya have been heavily recruited in recent months, pledging to continue fight despite losses and lack of training.
The new minimum wage would replace the existing one of 3,600 kyats and will be finalized in December.
The sister of a video journalist shot dead while covering the Saffron Revolution in 2007 demands the govt take action.
Aid groups said on Thursday the total number of predominantly self-identifying Rohingya Muslim refugees in Bangladesh was now 502,000.