Members of the U.S.-based Carter Center and the European Union will be invited to monitor general elections in Myanmar.
The New Zealand bar manager had showed a psychedelic depiction of Buddha wearing headphones.
Arrested for insulting Buddhism over a flyer that showed a psychedelic depiction of Buddha wearing headphones.
A crowded double-decker ferry capsized in northwestern Myanmar after being slammed by huge waves.
A Ministry of Transport official said the boat was swamped by huge waves and 167 people had been saved.
Myanmar authorities freed students after bloody protest; others charged for a 2-year prison term.
Hundreds of police in Myanmar have charged student protesters with batons ending a days-long standoff in Letpadan.
As New Delhi begins to play an official role in peace talks between Naypyitaw and Myanmar’s ethnic rebel armies, the neighbouring country is gearing up to host Prime Minister Narendra Modi in May (which would be Modi’s second visit there in seven months), said peace envoy and former Mizoram CM Zoramthanga on Monday. The former […]
The demonstrators want the government to scrap a newly passed education law that they say curbs academic freedom.
Aung Nay Myo was detained on a charge of violating the 1950 Emergency Provision Act.
Aid workers called for ceasefire to allow the evacuation of civilians trapped at the center of fierce fighting between army and ethnic rebels.
Myanmar’s Information Ministry said on its FB page that 9 soldiers and 11 rebels were killed in clashes.
The gate which held Nobel-Laureate and Myanmar ‘s democratic icon under house arrest is up for auction; proceeds to fund new NLD headquarters.
All four suspected peddlers have been booked under the NDPS Act.
The displaced sought refuge in Buddhist monasteries and Christian churches, said Aung.