Chin Political Parties to Merge

May 30, 2016 by Khonumthung

Three Chin political parties – the Chin Progressive Party (CPP), the Chin National Democratic Party (CNDP), and the Chin League for Democracy (CLD) – agreed to merge into one party at a meeting on 21 May.

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Union Peace Committee to be reformed

May 30, 2016 by Mizzima

The Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) has pledged to hold the 21st century Panglong conference successfully, agreeing to put forward 16 representatives, state media reported on 28 May. The UPDJC will be reformed with 16 representatives from the government, 16 from ethnic armed groups and...

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Aung San Suu Kyi urged to halt Norwegian backed dam in Shan State

May 30, 2016 by S.H.A.N

The Norwegian state owned company, Statkraft Norfund Power Invest or SN Power, concluded an MOU for a project known as the Middle Yeywa dam with the previous government in July 2014. This dam is set to be built in a location that has been identified...

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General News

Chin Political Parties to Merge

Three Chin political parties – the Chin Progressive Party (CPP), the Chin National Democratic Party...

May 30, 2016 by Khonumthung

Union Peace Committee to be reformed

The Union Peace Dialogue Joint Committee (UPDJC) has pledged to hold the 21st century Panglong...

May 30, 2016 by Mizzima

Aung San Suu Kyi urged to halt Norwegian backed dam in Shan…

The Norwegian state owned company, Statkraft Norfund Power Invest or SN Power, concluded an MOU...

May 30, 2016 by S.H.A.N

SNLD MP: Burma Army Should Stop Reinforcing Troops in Ethnic Regions

After visiting families in a Lashio internally displaced people (IDP) camp last week Sai Wan...

May 30, 2016 by S.H.A.N

KNU Wants Government Recognition of Ethnic Communities and Armed Groups’ Land Ownership…

Karen National Union leaders has called for respective state and regional governments to recognized land...

May 30, 2016 by KIC

27th Anniversary of KYO Day – Karen Youth Lack Awareness of its…

The Karen Youth Organization celebrated its 27th anniversary at Natchaung Village in Kyainseikgyi Township on...

May 30, 2016 by KIC

Feature

Former Prince of Hsipaw Honored in Colorado

Last Thursday the Colorado School of Mines posthumously conferred on Sao Kya Seng, the last...

Opinion

Interview with RCSS/SSA Chairman Lt. Gen. Yawd Serk

Aung San Suu Kyi, Burma’s State Counsellor and leader of the National League for Democracy...