Padaung ethnic women arrive to listen to a speech byMyanmar opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi during her first official election campaign at Demoso township Kayah State, eastern Myanmar, 10 September 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Tuesday, April 19 2016

Wearing a stack of bronze neck coils -- a sign of beauty for her Kayan tribe -- Mu Par dreams of a time when all "long-necked" ...

Saturday, March 19 2016

As a hard-up 10-year-old, Aung Win scrabbled for pocket money collecting balls on a parched Myanmar golf course. 

Sunday, January 24 2016

Myanmar's emergence from decades of cloistered junta rule has seen a cascade of foreign products flood the country in recent years.

Thursday, December 24 2015

The new Miss Universe 2015, Pia Alonzo Wurtzbach of the Philippines, has posted a Facebook photo with Miss Myanmar, May Thaw, ...

Street artists have been getting creative. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
Friday, December 11 2015

Graffiti is a perfect art form for Myanmar. It’s quick and cheap, yet it can be seen by thousands of people daily. It can be many things at once – beautiful, political or mysteriously private, depending on the artist.

Yan Aung Kyaw (2-R) of Myanmar takes a header during the soccer match against Palestine of the PFF Peace Cup 2014 in Manila, Philippines, 03 September 2014. Photo: Ritchie B. Tongo/EPA
Friday, December 4 2015

Myanmar’s football history began in 1947 when the national team appointed several foreign head coaches. Over the years, some foreign coaches brought success and some were sacked after less than five games.

Thursday, November 19 2015

If you wander over to the Myenigon flyover on a Sunday evening you will be surprised to see sports cars drifting on the road in a crowded downtown area.

Kuwait's 9-0 win over Myanmar in FIFA World Cup qualifying, taken in Doha, Qatar on 3 September 2015. (Image courtesy of Myanmar Football Federation)
Saturday, September 5 2015

Record scorelines left fans cringing and coaches looking over their shoulders on Friday after an avalanche of goals cruelly ...

Aythaya Winery in Shan State is located 25 kilometres away from the tourist hot spot of Inle Lake and is a 15 minute drive to the bustling state capital of Taunggyi. Photo: Jessica Mudditt
Saturday, August 29 2015

Hans-Eduard Leiendecker’s interest in producing wine dates back to his childhood, as his parents owned a small winery in western Germany.

Wednesday, August 5 2015

All young music fans in Yangon have heard of the two female hip-hop singers called Y.A.K. They sing hip-hop songs with the equal expertise of their fellow male counterparts.


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