Two villagers arrested; protesters refuse to allow firefighters to enter site after setting fires, but relent after negotiating with police.
About 100 demonstrators gather outside Myanmar Embassy, call for independent probe of possible war crimes over detainee deaths
As many as 10,000 residents of Waimaw Township near Myitkyina demand an end to all dam projects on the Irrawaddy River.
Prominent activists, celebrities gather at the ‘Save the Irrawaddy by Offering Compensation’ event in Yangon
Nang Pu was release Friday after serving four months for defaming the military over a protest to support families displaced by the civil war. Two colleagues remain behind bars.
A week after the vote, the outcome of Thailand's national election remains uncertain and might not be known until after the commission publishes official results due on May 9.
Thirty-one years ago today on Pyay Road in Yangon, Tada Phyu —"the white bridge" in Burmese — ran red with the blood of student protesters caught in a brutal government crackdo
The group has given its first Kachin human rights awards to three Kachin community leaders serving six-month jail sentences over an anti-war protest.
Protesters agree to negotiate with statue committee for one month, suspend rallies at park housing monument to Gen. Aung San
French company Engie’s decision to pull out of Upper Yeywa Dam sets good example, they say
Ja Hkawn faces lawsuit over ‘unauthorized’ loudspeakers, headbands at huge rally in Myitkyina
Police warn organizers they could face action over ‘illegal’ protest; rally leaders say they obtained permission
About 40 people set up camp in front of the NLD's office in Loikaw on Saturday after police broke up their protest near the statue the day before, according to one protester.
Three Kachin youths who held a demonstration in protest of the sentencing of three fellow activists on Friday have been charged under the same contentious law.
Hsipaw Township residents want project paused until proper impact assessment can be done