Dismantle Infrastructure of Repression - HRW

June 29, 2016 by Mizzima

Myanmar’s new government should use its parliamentary majority to repeal or amend the many military and colonial-era laws used to criminalize peaceful speech and assembly, Human Rights Watch said in a report released today.

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Huge volume of Yaba tablets seized in Sittwe

June 29, 2016 by BNI

The Arakan police on Tuesday arrested a kingpin of the drug-peddling racket after seizing 798000 Yaba tablets from Satrokya jetty in the State capital city of Sittwe.

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Burma Army Behind “Systemic Torture” of Civilians, says Report


June 29, 2016 by KIC

The Burma Army is engaging in “systemic torture” of civilians, a report by the Ta’ang Women’s Organisation (TWO) has found.

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General News

Dismantle Infrastructure of Repression - HRW

Myanmar’s new government should use its parliamentary majority to repeal or amend the many military...

June 29, 2016 by Mizzima

Huge volume of Yaba tablets seized in Sittwe

The Arakan police on Tuesday arrested a kingpin of the drug-peddling racket after seizing 798000...

June 29, 2016 by Narinjara

Burma Army Behind “Systemic Torture” of Civilians, says Report


The Burma Army is engaging in “systemic torture” of civilians, a report by the Ta’ang...

June 29, 2016 by KIC

Mon State sees 110 drug offences occur in six months

Mon State has experienced 110 drug offences occurring between January 1 and June 24. On...

June 29, 2016 by Mon News Agency

Burma Army attacks RCSS/SSA in northern Shan State

Burmese government forces on Monday attacked the Restoration Council of Shan State/Shan State Army (RCSS/SSA)...

June 29, 2016 by S.H.A.N

Tatmadaw Accused of Killing, Arbitrary Arrests near Lashio

At least one villager was killed, while three were injured and another five arrested by...

June 29, 2016 by S.H.A.N

Feature

Keeping a Chin tradition alive by bringing it online

Twenty-eight-year-old Cing Zeel Niang was born in Chin State but left home at an early...

Opinion

How Kokang became a separate state

When outsiders ask, “How many principalities were these in the Federated Shan States (1922-1947)?” elderly...