Election News

07 November 2015
Final preparations were underway Saturday for Myanmar's first meaningful election in a...
07 November 2015
The eyes of the world will be on Myanmar on Sunday when the once pariah nation votes in...
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07 November 2015
U Soe Myint, a 53-year-old regional assembly candidate for the opposition National League...
07 November 2015
A survey carried out between 14 and 31 October 2015, found that the majority of voters...
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07 November 2015
“I will vote for democracy; for the NLD”, this comment marked a break from my taxi driver...
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07 November 2015
As the faithful filed towards a Yangon mosque for Friday prayers, conversations readily...
07 November 2015
Myanmar's boisterous election campaign draws to a close Friday, two days before milestone...
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi (C), chairperson of National League for Democracy (NLD) party, delivers a speech during her election campaign rally in Yangon, on 01 November 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
06 November 2015
The last time Myanmar held a nationwide election, Aung San Suu Kyi languished under house...
Special Police training in Maha Aungmye Township, Mandalay on October 20, 2015. Photo: Bo Bo/Mizzima 
06 November 2015
The Myanmar Police Force has tightened security in Yangon Region, putting the region on ‘...
Senior General Min Aung Hlaing, commander in chief of the Myanmar Army talks during the meeting with journalists at Commander in Chief office in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 21 September 2015. Photo: EPA
06 November 2015
Myanmar votes on November 8. These are the key players:
Aung San Suu Kyi, upon release from house arrest, greets throngs of cheering, happy crowds in front of her house on University Avenue in Yangon, November 13, 2010. Photo: Mizzima
06 November 2015
Myanmar goes to the polls on November 8 for what voters hope will be the country's...
National League for Democracy party leader Daw Aung San Suu Kyi speaks to local and foreign media during a press conference for the upcoming general elections at her residence in Yangon, Myanmar, 5 November 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
06 November 2015
Myanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi Thursday said it was important not to "...

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