A volunteer English teacher in Pakokku, Magwe Division is apprehended and sent to Pakokku prison for rape charges, according to local police.
MP U Than Naing Oo calls for clearer laws on illegal gambling machines and for owners of illicit ‘game centers’ to be held accountable.
The comment follows the release of a video on social media showing a Tenasserim divisional lawmaker slapping a villager during a dispute.
A Kyauktada Township judge rejects the defamation charge against Myanmar Now’s chief editor Ko Swe Win.
A diplomatic dossier from the South Korean government indicates suspicions that the daughter of a Burmese judge was killed in revenge by Pyongyang.
U Aung Ko Ko is arrested in Pyin Oo Lwin on suspicion of stabbing Ko Wai Yan Heinn after allegedly discovering the editor was seeing his wife.
Arrests raise questions about unethical journalism, as police say the suspects received 800,000 kyats to take men without permits into lower Burma.
The one-and-a-half year old Black Labrador fills in for German Shepherd Michael, who died after four years of service.
Publisher of weekly news journal Ko Wai Yan Heinn, 27, is found dead with multiple stab wounds at his office in Rangoon.
A total of 16 people died during the four-day celebrations, despite the Ministry of Information initially reporting the number as 285.
Men on motorcycles have been targeting locals also traveling by motorbike late at night, stealing money, mobile phones, and even their transportation.
Amnesty International urges authorities in Burma to take action as Robert San Aung reports receiving death threats and being monitored.
Police are yet to prosecute anybody in connection with the murder of Eleven Media Group reporter Ko Soe Moe Tun.
The gunman and three alleged co-perpetrators are being charged in Rangoon under Article 302 of the Penal Code for homicide.
Photographs show staff of the North Korean Embassy in Kuala Lumpur and of North Korea’s state airline Air Koryo on a flight from Kuala Lumpur to Beijing.