The TNLA last month took a Shan civilian away at gunpoint and put her on trial for obstructing troops. The govt and civil society groups call for her immediate release.
State Counselor told NHK two months before guilty verdict that reporters ‘broke Official Secrets Act’
Human Rights Commission urges government to consider national interest, ensure journalists’ rights are upheld
Judge cites travel itinerary for Pope Francis downloaded from a German website, AA officer’s phone number among ‘state secrets’ in journalists’ possession
Myanmar’s journalists do not have the protection of the law or the government, but in Daw Aung San Suu Kyi’s own words, they have the protection of the truth
Local and foreign activists, lawyers, media experts and embassies react to the jailing on Monday of two Reuters journalists for reporting on military activities in Rakhine State.
Associate professor Dr. Yoshihiro Nakanishi of Kyoto University discusses the Myanmar military’s longstanding political power.
Though Myanmar says it is ready to take back the Rohingya, the continued outflow of refugees underlines the lack of progress in addressing the crisis.
A prominent member of the '88 Generation Students group, Ma Mee Mee died in a car accident on Monday while on her way back to Yangon from Irrawaddy Region.
The ex-candidates, whose election victories were denied by the military, vow to deliver major constitutional reform with their allies.
How communists played a shadowy role in Myanmar's 1988 pro-democracy uprising.
Bangladesh's cabinet on Monday approved raising the maximum jail time for rash driving deaths to five years from three, as students protested for a ninth day.
Burma’s democracy movement needs some serious soul searching if it wants to secure its aims.
The Irrawaddy briefs you on the week that was in the national legislature.
The former Thai diplomat tells The Irrawaddy that the next few months could be ‘game-changing’ for Myanmar, depending on how it handles developments in the strife-torn state.