President U Thein Sein meets with chairperson Daw Aung San Suu Kyi of the National League for Democracy in Nay Pyi Taw at 6 pm, March 2, 2015. Photo: President's Office
03 March 2015
Myanmar President U Thein Sein and National League for Democracy chairperson Daw Aung San...
The Union Election Building. Photo: UEC
03 March 2015
Several foreign embassies in Myanmar have voiced support for the upcoming general...
Police block the protesting students in Letpadan, Bago division on March 3, 2015. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
03 March 2015
Protesting students, blocked by truckloads of police, claim they will continue their...
A student shouts slogans as he holds up a Buddhist alm bowl during a march on the road at Letpadan, Bago division, Myanmar, March 3, 2015. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
03 March 2015
More than 100 monks and student protesters in Myanmar began a hunger strike over...
The Myanmar parliament has been urged to reject or extensively revise four controversial laws involving religion and women. People cross the road near Yangon City Hall, Yangon, Myanmar, March 16, 2011. EPA
03 March 2015
The Union parliament has been urged to reject or extensively revise four controversial...
Helping people reconnect. Red Cross station at Mansu Monastery in Lashio, Shan State in February 2015. Photo:Myanmar Red Cross Society
03 March 2015
The Myanmar Red Cross Society is working to reunite and reconnect families separated by...
Photographer Ko Aung Nay Myo. Photo: Aung Nay Myo/Facebook 
02 March 2015
A freelance photojournalist has been arrested in Myanmar for uploading a satirical post...
Southeast Asia, including Myanmar, continues to rely heavily on polluting fossil fuels for electricity generation. Vattenfall-operated coal-fired power plant in Lippendorf, Germany. Photo: Peter Endig/EPA 
02 March 2015
Southeast Asia's huge and growing demand for energy will set the tone for the global...
Information Minister U Ye Htut says due process has to be followed before the media can be in a position to criticise the ongoing detention of a photojournalist. Here U Ye Htut speaks during a press conference in Nay Pyi Taw on August 8, 2014. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
02 March 2015
Information Minister U Ye Htut has explained that the Monywa-based freelance...
Female white elephants in the Royal White Elephant Garden in the outskirts of Yangon, Myanmar, July 2, 2013. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA 
02 March 2015
Myanmar says it has found a rare, white elephant in the jungles of the western...
Myanmar President U Thein Sein meets with Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi in Nay Pyi Taw in November, 2014. Photo: Narendra Modi/Twitter
02 March 2015
The Indian government, hoping to give more teeth to its “Act East Policy,” has decided to...
Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
02 March 2015
In the old days it wasn’t easy to get to know Myanmar government officials. The system...

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