Speaking on her 74th birthday, State Counselor reminds party’s lawmakers they have a duty to their country and constituents.
Proposals to be submitted to Parliament next month; report recommends articles be repealed, amended, expanded or retained.
This is the second move by USDP and military lawmakers to have their own amendment bill considered by Parliament in parallel with the NLD’s constitutional amendment efforts.
Modi’s re-election reinforces a global trend of right-wing populists sweeping to victory, often after adopting harsh positions on protectionism, immigration and defense.
Information minister dismisses claim that military lawmaker’s comments were cut off due to technical error, says probe under way.
Military MP stood in protest to the legislature’s vote for a proposed amendment to Article 261 to be discussed by the Charter-Amendment Panel.
NLD member’s question removed from list of questions to be asked publicly
Those living in Myanmar’s IDP camps face difficulties in movement and accessing health and education services without national citizenship ID cards.
If the NLD fails to take into account the importance of the role of women in government, potential for the country’s future economic and social success is at risk.
ACC chairman paints bleak picture as he submits 2018 report to Parliament
At a meeting of the charter reform committee, it says council’s powers should be given to the President.
President signs into law amendment to Penal Code increasing maximum sentence from 20 years.
This week, The Irrawaddy discusses the latest effort to amend the Constitution in the context of ethnic groups’ political and security goals.
U Myint Maung, the region's minister of natural resources and environmental conservation, was approved during an emergency session of the local legislature with no objections.
NLD lawmaker describes proposal to Constitutional amendment committee as ‘unrealistic’