The Irrawaddy provides an overview of key events and controversies in the prominent child-rape case while the culprit is still at large.
Ex-Myanmar labor attaché U San Maung Oo attacked a photographer from The Irrawaddy after a court hearing on Wednesday in the ongoing corruption case against the attaché.
Members of an Upper House committee did not realize gifts they received from a mining company included cash, the panel’s chairman said after bribe accusations.
Mandalay University’s rector is being forced to retire for breaching government rules about transparent bidding over a new food court.
Citing auditor-general’s report, MPs have accused the government of corruption and breaching expenditure regulations.
A watchdog has warned Yangon officials it will take legal action if lawmakers aren’t given access to the auditor-general’s report on regional government spending.
A Yangon court has granted bail to three suspects in the trial over the beating death of well-known comedian Aung Yell Htwe on New Year's Eve in 2017.
Four Myanmar police brigades were found to have misused funds in a probe that resulted in prison sentences, according to the auditor-general.
The government says it is taking 138 mining companies to court for failing to deliver gold payments.
An online backlash has prompted the Yangon authorities to announce the closure of a spa within the compound where independence hero General Aung San was murdered.
The Anti-Corruption Commission of Myanmar has charged the government’s labor representative in Thailand over claims he took thousands of bribes.
Kachin villagers fled their farms due to clashes between the army and KIA over amber; to feed their families, they must now risk death to illegally mine the material.
NLD MP U Tun Tun Oo says influential and wealthy suspects ignore arrest warrants and go into hiding, undermining the rule of law.
Malaysian authorities say they are working with five countries to locate $4.3 billion still unaccounted for in 1MDB financial scandal.
CCCC, a Chinese firm with a reputation for fraud, is working on an extension for a major Yangon hotel; it is already linked to the controversial New Yangon City project.