A general view of the Myitsone area on a bank of the Irrawaddy river at Irrawaddy Myitsone, near the Myitsone dam project, Myitkyina, Kachin State. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
18 February 2019
China’s hurry to revive the Myitsone dam projects has renewed concerns among ethnic...
(File) Cadres of the United Liberation Front of Asom (ULFA) stand guard at a hideout camp near Amarpur inTinsukia district, some 600 kms from Guwahati, the capital city of India’s northeastern state of Assam on June 27, 2008. Photo: AFP
18 February 2019
After repeated persuasion by India, the Myanmar government has started a crackdown on...
Buddhist and Muslim men walk in Maungdaw town market in the restive Rakhine state on January 24, 2019. Photo: Richard Sargent/AFP
18 February 2019
Three ethnic Daingnet villagers in their early forties were found murdered in Maungdaw...
Carewell Clinic in Shwepyitha. Photo: MNA
18 February 2019
Officials with the Yangon Region Public Health Department have reported an increase in...
(FILE) - Rohingya refugees gather near a fence at the 'no man's land' zone at the Bangladesh-Myanmar border in Maungdaw district, Rakhine State, western Myanmar, 24 August 2018. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
16 February 2019
The United Nations on Friday called for $920 million in aid for around a million Rohingya...
Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi. Photo: Myanmar State Counsellor Office
16 February 2019
Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi said at meeting with people held in Kawthaung...
Cars drive pass from the parliament building in Naypyitaw, Myanmar. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
16 February 2019
The second coordination meeting for forming a Joint Committee for Amending the...
Photo: Kayan New Generation Youth - KNGY
16 February 2019
The Myanmar authorities should immediately investigate the alleged excessive use of force...
(FILE) - Myanmar's Senior General Min Aung Hlaing speaks during a session of the 'Union Peace Conference - 21st century Panglong' in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 11 July 2018. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
16 February 2019
Myanmar's powerful army chief has given a rare foreign media interview to insist there...
The gunman Kyi Lin (R) and Aung Win Zaw (C), an accomplice involved in planning the killing of Lawyer Ko Ni, are escorted by police as he arrives to the Yangon Northern District Court in Yangon, Myanmar, 15 February 2019. Photo: Nyein Chan Naing/EPA
15 February 2019
Two people were sentenced to death by a Myanmar court Friday for the murder of a Muslim...
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...
Photo: Rakhine Police
15 February 2019
At least 10 bodies have been found so far after a vessel capsized near a lighthouse in...

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