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Thursday, November 12 2015

Many of Thailand’s migrant workers and refugees from Myanmar are watching closely the formation of a new government in ...

Wednesday, November 11 2015

British PM David Cameron praised the Myanmar electorate in the November 8 elections, noting their clear voice for change, ...

Wednesday, November 11 2015

“I would like to congratulate Aung San Suu Kyi and her party, ...

Wednesday, November 11 2015

A survey carried out between 14 and 31October 2015 found that ...

Wednesday, November 11 2015

Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi said she believes her party has won a parliamentary majority ...

Khun Tun Oo, the leader of Shan Nationalities League for Democracy. (Photo: Sai Zaw/ Myanmar Now)
Wednesday, November 11 2015

Just before 4 p.m. on 9 November, the Shan Nationalities League for Democracy (SNLD) published ...

Supporters of the Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) participate in their p/arty's campaign in Mandalay, Myanmar, 23 October 2015.  Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
Wednesday, November 11 2015

A senior member of Myanmar's ruling party said Tuesday they had "lost completely" to Aung San Suu Kyi's opposition, as a major election win for her democracy movement appeared within touching distance.

The drip feed of poll results pointed to a big win for her National League for Democracy (NLD), which has bagged 49 of the first 54 lower house seats announced so far.

The ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) was braced for a rout after taking just three of the declared seats, with many party heavyweights losing.

Tuesday, November 10 2015

United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon ...

Tuesday, November 10 2015

In the wake of Myanmar’s ruling party conceding defeat to Aung San Suu Kyi’s opposition forces in the nation’s first free ...

Tuesday, November 10 2015

Supporters of Aung San Suu Kyi's pro-democracy party on Monday cheered early results from Myanmar's historic election, with hopes ...

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