Logging Dries up Waterholes in Saung Lawt Village

May 4, 2016 by Kantarawaddy Times

Residents of Saung Lawt village in Bawlakhe Township, Karenni State are worried because their waterholes have been drying up since a logging company started cutting down trees in the east of the village.

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500 displaced people receive urgent assistance in Rakhine State

May 4, 2016 by Mizzima

In response to displacement following recent armed clashes, around 500 people who took refuge in Buthidaung and Kyauktaw Townships are receiving urgent assistance from the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC), the organisation said in a statement on 4 May.

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Burma Government Urged to Release Religious Tolerance Advocates

May 4, 2016 by KIC

A human rights advocacy organisation has led calls to release three prominent religious tolerance activists. The activists, Zaw Zaw Latt, Pwint Phyu Latt and Zaw Win Bo, are Muslim and Hindu members of Thint Myat Lo Thu Myar – Peace Seekers and Multiculturalist Movement –...

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General News

Logging Dries up Waterholes in Saung Lawt Village

Residents of Saung Lawt village in Bawlakhe Township, Karenni State are worried because their waterholes...

May 4, 2016 by Kantarawaddy Times

500 displaced people receive urgent assistance in Rakhine State

In response to displacement following recent armed clashes, around 500 people who took refuge in...

May 4, 2016 by Mizzima

Burma Government Urged to Release Religious Tolerance Advocates

A human rights advocacy organisation has led calls to release three prominent religious tolerance activists...

May 4, 2016 by KIC

New Burma Army Offensives across Kachin and Shan States, Civilian Casualties

Reports are emerging of a series of small scale attacks by Burma Army forces against...

May 4, 2016 by KIC

International Workers Day Raises Concerns about Equality, Rights and Pay For Burmese…

May Day 2016, workers around the world took to the streets and city parks to...

May 4, 2016 by KIC

Four men from ABSDF’s splinter group disarmed in Ye Town

Four soldiers, broken away from All Burma’s Students Democratic Front (ABSDF), gave up their arms...

May 4, 2016 by IMNA

Feature

Former Prince of Hsipaw Honored in Colorado

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

Opinion

Why the ethnic parties lost in the last election

There is two reasoning why the ethnic parties lost in the last nationwide elections.