Shan State Army - South (SSA-S) soldiers marching through the town of Lot Tai Leng, in Myanmar's northeastern Shan State. Photo: AFP
14 March 2019
With artillery exploding around her village in Myanmar's northeast, 70-year-old Nan Nyunt...
Recipients of 7Day Hero awards received cash prizes at a Yangon ceremony on Thursday. Photo: Myanmar Now
09 March 2019
A dentist who went viral on Facebook after exposing nationalist and military propaganda...
This photo taken on January 11, 2019 shows a drug user holding low-grade crystal meth tablets, known in Southeast Asia as "yaba", in Muse, Shan State, along Myanmar's border with China. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
21 February 2019
Mobs of stick-wielding church-goers in Myanmar's northeast used to descend on dealers and...
A billboard in Chin state urges people to phone a hotline if they suspect someone has been trafficked. Photo: Zarny Win/Myanmar Now
15 February 2019
She fled her forced marriage in China without any shoes, but she made sure to bring a...
23 November 2018
Under the scorching sun, some buildings are lying calmly and silently in the barren plain.
US Ambassador Scot Marciel attends the trial of the two Reuters journalists. The US embassy has expressed its dismay with the verdict. Photo: Thura for Mizzima
04 September 2018
Foreign governments and rights groups joined the UN in their condemnation of a harsh jail...
Reuters journalist Wa Lone talks to media as he leaves Insein township court, in Yangon, Myanmar, 27 August 2018. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
28 August 2018
After 258 days in custody, two Reuters journalists accused of violating Myanmar's...
A man walking past a tree house in Taik Kyi village on the outskirts of Yangon. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
03 April 2018
China has been paying close attention to the Rakhine State conflict in Myanmar and the...
This photo taken on December 27, 2017 shows farmer San San Hla using a mobile app as she works in a rice field on the outskirts of Yangon. Photo: Ye Aung Thu/AFP
19 February 2018
A free app on farmer San San Hla's smartphone is her new weapon in the war against the...
17 February 2018
Every year the Restoration Council of Shan State Shan State Army (RCSS/SSA) holds a...
People attending the "&Proud" LGBT festival in Yangon on 08 January, 2018. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
30 January 2018
Fluorescent wigs askew and leaving broken stiletto heels and a cloud of glitter in their...
Trishaws are a regular aspect of Yangon city life. Photo: Roberto Schmidt/AFP
11 January 2018
Surrounded by a trove of tools and spare parts, trishaw maker Aye Zaw works on his latest...

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