Captain Aung Ko Min tortured and killed Tin Soe Myint at Army base in Ye Township, wife says
A wanted man since refusing to return a gold-mining license earlier this year, police are now investigating complaints against U Soe Tun Shein for failing to repay a $644,000 loan.
Offenders face 20 years to life in cases where victim is under 12; critics say age requirement should be raised
A Japanese pilot, who was arrested at Heathrow airport as he prepared to fly an aircraft while more than nine times over the aviation alcohol limit, was jailed for 10 months.
A court sentenced three men involved in the killing of a student from the Kyaukse Government Technical Institute; one received the death penalty.
Devices found in attache cases in front of town’s Central Market; no blasts or suspects reported.
Six men were hired to forcefully retrieve debt owed by a currency dealer.
Three Arakanese men detained in connection with the fatal shooting of a Myanmar Army corporal were released on Monday.
Anti-Corruption Commission official testifies the bribe was split among three relatives of Aung Yell Htwe in exchange for dropping the murder case.
No one arrested yet; it is the third major drug haul in Rakhine since August.
Nearly 50 million kyats worth of narcotics seized; one of the raids followed a tip given to the President’s Office
Gold Entrepreneurs Association official accused of illegally trying to distort kyat-dollar rate
Police have said the shooting was an accident, but are adamant there will be no let-up in the anti-crime campaign, which is proving popular with many in Uttar Pradesh.
The youths are being held on suspicion of the murder of a military intelligence officer who was shot in Sittwe in late September.
Many tie the commercial capital’s increasing lawlessness to high unemployment, cheap drugs and under-resourced police