Nationalist monk U Parmaukkha is sentenced to one month in prison for violating the Peaceful Assembly Act last year.
Lawyers plead double jeopardy; judge to decide on the charges next week.
With a handful of cases of harsh punishment against children going viral on social media, netizens voice anger over the disciplinary method.
Police detain two municipal officers after the Anti-Corruption Commission found that the pair had solicited money from shop owners.
Police refused to let family members see reporter Ko Aung Naing Soe, who was among those detained for flying a drone near Parliament in Naypyitaw last week.
TNLA confirms rape of school headmistress in Kyaukme Township and says soldiers involved are in detention.
Police find 24 firearms across hotels, offices, and houses connected to the ACE Company chairman.
How did such a large number of guns get to Naypyitaw and are the police doing enough to investigate, asks The Irrawaddy.
Khun Tan allegedly seduced hundreds of girls around the age of 15.
Minority self-identifying Rohingya are denied citizenship and face restrictions on movement by the Myanmar government.
Man arrested for scraping gold from Mahamuni Buddha image.
ACE Company chairman U Phyo Ko Ko Tint San has been in detention in Naypyitaw since Sunday for illegal possession of firearms and illicit drugs.
Six more detained over weapons and drugs hall involving ACE Company chairman U Phyo Ko Ko Tint San.
U Phyo Ko Ko Tint San arrested with two other men for possession of firearms before boarding flight to Yangon.
Police seize more than three billion kyats worth of yaba pills, according to the state govt.