Election 2015

Military personnel and their family members waited at the entrance of an army hospital in Yangon’s Mingalardon township to vote in the general elections last month. (Photo: Myanmar Now)
05 December 2015
For 53-year-old cartoonist Hla Khin, appearing in court will be a novel experience. The...
26 November 2015
During the national election only one complaint has been officially lodged from recent...
Officials at the office of the Meikhtila Township Election Commission on the evening of the election on Nov. 8. (PHOTO: Myanmar Now/Phyo Thiha Cho)
24 November 2015
In the sea of the National League for Democracy’s overwhelming victory in Myanmar’s Nov....
A man casts his vote at a polling station on 8 November, 2015. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
20 November 2015
According to preliminary election commission reports, of the nine townships in eastern...
USDP chairman Htay Oo Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
19 November 2015
Dumped from his parliamentary seat by Myanmar's voters, ruling party lawmaker Saw Hla Tun...
Last September, a group of Buddhist monks walked in front of the office of Union Solidarity and Development Party in the town of Pathein in the Ayeyarwady Delta to join a rally which which was held to celebrate the success of ‘race and religion’ laws. (Photo: Swe Win/Myanmar Now)
19 November 2015
In both Myanmar and abroad, the National League for Democracy’s landslide election win is...
Yanghee Lee, the United Nations Special Rapporteur on the human rights situation in Myanmar, talks to the media during a news conference at the UN office in Yangon on August 7, 2015. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
17 November 2015
Welcoming the recent elections in Myanmar as ...
UEC Chairman U Tin Aye delivers closing remarks at closing ceremony of the Media Centre of the Union Election Commission. Photo: MNA
16 November 2015
The press conference on results of the general election and the closing ceremony of the...
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaber Ansari 
16 November 2015
Iranian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Hossein Jaber Ansari welcomed the recent successful...
A man drives a trishaw at the strand road of Mawlamyine, Mon State, Myanmar. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
16 November 2015
Dr. Aung Naing Oo, the only successful All Mon Regions Democracy Party (AMDP) candidate,...
Women vote at a polling station in Mandalay, Myanmar, 8 November 2015. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
14 November 2015
Myanmar’s 8 November general election is a historic achievement that has the potential to...
Aye Maung, chairman of the Arakan National Party (ANP) Photo: Mizzima
14 November 2015
Myanmar's diverse ethnic minority parties were counting their losses on Saturday after...

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