Thai govt to ease travel restrictions for Myanmar migrants over Thingyan

March 29, 2017 by KIC

Thailand has announced a Thingyan gift for Myanmar migrant workers. Those heading home for the April holiday can do so without paying travel fees, and without fear of arrest, according to a recent decree.

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State Counsellor discusses concerns in Kachin State

March 29, 2017 by Mizzima

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi yesterday visited Myitkyina in Kachin State, one of the most war-torn regions in the country.

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Maungdaw drug smuggler arrested by BGB

March 29, 2017 by Kaladan Press

A 26-year-old man from Maungdaw Town was arrested for smuggling methamphetamines across the border in Bangladesh on March 27, according to border guard officials.

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General News

Thai govt to ease travel restrictions for Myanmar migrants over Thingyan

Thailand has announced a Thingyan gift for Myanmar migrant workers. Those heading home for the...

March 29, 2017 by KIC

State Counsellor discusses concerns in Kachin State

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi yesterday visited Myitkyina in Kachin State, one of the most...

March 29, 2017 by Mizzima

Maungdaw drug smuggler arrested by BGB

A 26-year-old man from Maungdaw Town was arrested for smuggling methamphetamines across the border in...

March 29, 2017 by Kaladan Press

“We don’t have Rohinygas in our country”: army chief

Speaking to crowds assembled in the capital for Armed Forces Day on March 27, Commander-in-Chief...

March 29, 2017 by Kaladan Press

Relatives bussed to Buthidaung jail to visit suspects detained in crackdown

Local officials are arranging buses to Buthidaung jail so that villagers can visit relatives detained...

March 29, 2017 by Kaladan Press

Around 800 join Karen language teaching workshop

Over 800 Kayin State teachers are being trained in Karen language and culture in a...

March 29, 2017 by KIC

Feature

Escaping Yangon to visit mesmerizing Kyaiktiyo

The golden light of the setting December sun flooded the hillsides of Mt. Kyaiktiyo, casting...

Opinion

ETHNIC ALLIANCE IN THE LIMBO: UNFC disintegration accelerated by NMSP moves?

For weeks, since the Panghsang or Pangkham meeting of seven, non-signatory of Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement...