Panel discussion underway on Day 2 of the IPI World Congress on March 28, 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
As a small group of protesters stood outside, participants at the International Press Institute world congress discussed ...
The flag of the European Union flies outside of the European Parliament in Strasbourg, France. Photo: Patrick Seeger/EPA
The government has criticised a European Union resolution adopted by the United Nations Human Rights Council in Geneva on March 27, ...
Journalists gather during a demonstration to mark “International Day to End Impunity for Crimes Against Journalists” in Yangon on November 2, 2014. Photo: Mizzima
Beaten by batons, locked up, threatened with lengthy prison sentences: how is a journalist to react to the threat posed by uniformed or ...
Supporters of Malaysian opposition leader Anwar Ibrahim hold up an umbrella with a placard reading: 'Undur Najib (Step down Najib)' during a 'Kita Lawan' (Fight Back) rally in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia, March 7, 2015. Photo: Fazry Ismail/EPA
Malaysian police have arrested two politicians and a political activist as they seek to thwart a March 28 protest march demanding ...
Dams pose serious challenges on a social, environmental and sustainable level in Myanmar. Ye Ywar Hydro Power Dam, Myanmar. Photo: UNTLAW/Panoramio
Earlier this month a coalition of Karen environmental community based groups, the Karen River Watch, joined local villagers to protest the building of ...
Myanmar opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi talks to media representatives as she leaves after Myanmar's Union Parliament regular assembly in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, March 26, 2015, the day before Armed Forces Day. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Myanmar's opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi snubbed a grand annual parade showcasing military strength for the first time in ...
Students on motorcycles shout slogans during a protest against the violent police crackdown in Letpadan and calling to free all detained students, in Mandalay on March 27, 2015. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima
Police are reported to have made several arrests after students to the streets across Myanmar on March 27 to demand the release of ...
Students walk along the Adipadi road of Yangon University in Yangon, Myanmar, December 5, 2013. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Proposals to allow Myanmar students to form unions for the first time in decades passed their first parliamentary hurdle on March 26 in ...
The New York Times has had success at encouraging digital subscriptions. Photo: OneSevenOne
Compare the lunchtime scenes in a typical Yangon tea shop and a Starbucks in New York.  Chances are that there will be newspapers at the former and smartphones and iPads in the latter.
A Karen health worker gives a medical check up to a Karen pregnant woman at Paw Bu La Hta clinic in Kow Poe Kee village, Kayan State, Myanmar on April 3, 2008. Photo: Rungroj Yongrit/EPA
Ms Grete Faremo, United Nations Under Secretary-General and Executive Director of UNOPS, urged Myanmar to continue to extend essential health care to poor and ...
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