A report by the Human Rights Foundation Monland (HURFOM) says sexual violence against girls has increased dramatically since 2013 in southeast Burma.
Convicted killer Chuop Somlap says murder was over a debt though human rights groups remain skeptical of the motive.
Police look into the death of a motorbike taxi driver who was killed by a gunshot in Mandalay.
Thieves stab and tie up owner of 50th Street office and make off with cash and jewelry.
Ko Soe Min Min, 36, is in custody in an Irrawaddy Division hospital after using a hammer and sickle to break the statue.
Philippine President Rodrigo Duterte says he will not be intimidated and that his campaign will be unrelenting and ‘brutal.’
Rumors and questions around the death of U Ko Ni continue to run rampant as the authorities fail to bring his killers to justice.
Aung Win Tun is accused of harboring one of the alleged co-conspirators following the shooting of the NLD legal adviser.
Myanmar Now chief correspondent Ko Swe Win is threatened by three strangers who attempt to attack him in Rangoon’s Sanchaung Township.
Police arrest a shop owner for the abuse of two underage girls who worked there.
A debate has ensued about the ethnicity and army affiliations of the five men on motorbike.
Infamous Buddhist nationalist monk faces legal action if he delivers a sermon in Burma in the next year.
A Rangoon court hears the plaintiff and a witness regarding serial bombings in the commercial capital in November.
Search for solutions will have to address some of the ‘causes and consequences’ of conflict: UNODC representative.
The Irrawaddy discusses disagreements between the NLD government and the military-run Home Affairs Ministry in the investigation of U Ko Ni’s murder.