Opposition party, finance company accused of arranging loans for constituents ahead of vote
By Saturday evening, ruling party was facing defeat to USDP and ethnic parties in five races; full results due Sunday
Portraits of party chairman and local candidate for Nov. 3 by-election defaced in Myingyan Township
During the USDP’s by-election campaign in Chin State, the party chairman has said the NLD uses the 2008 Constitution as an excuse for their shortcomings.
"The government must decisively repel international pressures against anyone, not only the Tatmadaw," a spokesman said. "But the government has not yet done enough in that regard."
Police say head of party’s Shwebo district chapter used hate speech in attack on government
A Union Solidarity and Development Party lawmaker says Facebook’s actions insult “the dignity of the Tatmadaw and sovereignty of the country”.
Military backed party and its allies say establishment of new panel will lead to ‘foreign intervention’