President U Thein Sein meet with representatives of political parties in Yangon on May 18, 2015. Photo: President Office
20 May 2015
The nationwide ceasefire agreement, this year’s general election, and land disputes...
No easy answers for opposition leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: Mizzima
20 May 2015
Myanmar is moving towards a general election later this year which, while likely to bring...
Rohingya woman with her child stand in front of the entrance of her room at the Thet Kel Pyin Muslim refugee camp in Sittwe, Rakhine State, western Myanmar, 12 May 2015. Photo: Nyunt Win/EPA
20 May 2015
Twenty-seven international humanitarian aid and advocacy organisations have written today...
Refugee from Myanmar and Bangladesh line up after being save from the sea in Kuala Langsa, East Aceh, Indonesia, 15 May 2015. Photo: Hotli Simanjuntak/EPA
20 May 2015
Muslim boatpeople fleeing dire conditions in Myanmar are entitled to “human rights”, a...
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi (L) and Information Minister U Ye Htut (R) arrive at a meeting to celebrate International Press Freedom Day in Yangon. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
20 May 2015
Recent events reveal surprising insights into which national ...
Former Thai prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra (C) receives flowers from supporters as she leaves after a hearing on criminal charges stemming from her government's rice price subsidy, at the Supreme Court's Criminal Division for Holders of Political Positions in Bangkok, Thailand, 19 May 2015. Photo: Narong Sangnak/EPA
20 May 2015
Thailand's ousted prime minister Yingluck Shinawatra insisted on her innocence Tuesday at...
Photo: Mizzima
20 May 2015
On May 19, the Initiative to Promote Fundamental Labour Rights and Practices in Myanmar (...
Photo: Mizzima
19 May 2015
An outbreak of H5N1 highly pathogenic avian influenza (HPAI) has been confirmed in the...
Migrants line up for their meal at a temporary shelter in Kuala Langsa, Aceh, Indonesia, 17 May 2015. Photo: Hotli Simanjuntak/EPA
19 May 2015
The Philippines has said it is open to sheltering up to 3,000 “boat people” from Myanmar...
Armed military soldier takes position at the corner of a street in self-administered Kokang capital Laukkai, northern Shan State, Myanmar, 16 February 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
19 May 2015
Martial law has been further extended in the Kokang region Xinhua reported on 18 May 2015.
Dr Thant Thaw Kaung
18 May 2015
(Interview) Dr Thant Thaw Kaung is the chief executive officer of Myanmar Book Centre Co...
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, commander in chief of the Myanmar Army, salutes during the 70th Armed Forces Day in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 27 March 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
18 May 2015
Speculation over the future of Myanmar’s Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces Min Aung...

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