Upper House to discuss amendments to the controversial National Education Law. Four-party talks between the government, students, parliamentarians and the National Network for Education Reform over the National Education Law underway at Yangon Region Parliament headquarters on February 11, 2015. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
25 February 2015
Upper House Speaker U Khin Aung Myint announced February 24 that discussions on the bill...
25 February 2015
Progress on human rights “stalled” in Myanmar last year, Amnesty International has said...
The two Myanmar migrant workers Ko Win Zaw Htun (L) and Ko Zaw Lin Oo (L-2), suspects in the killing of two British tourists, are escorted by police officers as they leave Koh Samui Provincial Court in Surat Thani province, southern Thailand, October 14, 2014. Photo: Sitthipong Charoenjai/EPA
25 February 2015
As the Myanmar embassy’s legal team seeks to get bail for the Koh Tao murder suspects, a...
Convoys have come under attack. Victims of the conflict sit on board a rescue truck as they flee the Kokang capital Laukkai, northern Shan State, Myanmar, February 17, 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
25 February 2015
Dozens of female prisoners were injured in a fierce firefight between rebels and soldiers...
Union Election Commission chairperson U Tin Aye speaks to the media during an earlier meeting, this time between the UEC and political parties at Park Royal Hotel in Yangon on February 18, 2015. Photo: UEC
24 February 2015
The Union Election Commission has advised the United Nationalities Alliance to avoid...
RCSS chairperson Lieutenant General Yawd Serk seen at his home at Loi Tai Leng, Southern Shan State on December 1, 2013. Photo: Theingi Tun/Mizzima
24 February 2015
Chiang Mai – The leader of the Restoration Council of Shan State has welcomed the recent...
Myanmar to promote cooperative fishing between men, dolphins. Photo: Koen Van Weel/EPA
23 February 2015
Authorities in Myanmar are trying to promote the resurgence of cooperative fishing with...
A rescue truck loaded with victims of the fighting leaves the Kokang capital Laukkai, northern Shan State, Myanmar, February 17, 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
23 February 2015
Five people including a relief worker were wounded in an attack on a local aid...
23 February 2015
Panzagar seeks to replace hate speech with "flower speech". Images: Panzagar Facebook now...
Kokang fighters are now calling for dialogue with the government. Kokang fighters standing outside a deserted market as a convoy carrying diplomats and journalists visit the Myanmar-China border town Laukkai, Myanmar on September 8, 2009. Photo: Khin Maung Win/EPA
23 February 2015
The Kokang fighters are calling on the Myanmar government to enter into dialogue as soon...
Photo: Thet Ko/MIzzima
21 February 2015
An international human rights watchdog has called for the immediate release of 14 people...
Photo: EPA
21 February 2015
A new health report focused on eastern Myanmar shows improvements in health care but puts...

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