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Lawmakers in parliament. Photo: Mizzima
Sunday, November 15 2015

Just days after the National League for Democracy clinched a historic election victory, Myanmar lawmakers elected in the flawed ...

Child workers in Yangon carry sandstones  in Pazundaung. Photo: Mizzima
Thursday, October 22 2015

Twelve-year-old Myat Noe dashes between tables taking orders and sweeping up cigarette butts, working for around a dollar ...

Drug users in Kachin. Photo: IRIN
Monday, October 19 2015

Armed with batons and the bible, church-backed vigilantes are taking the fight against northern Myanmar's heroin ...

Muslim man walks on a busy street in downtown Yangon. Photo: Khun Lat, Myanmar Now
Thursday, September 17 2015

A campaign by members of the nationalist group Ma Ba Tha to shut down cattle slaughterhouses, which has hit many of these ...

Monday, August 31 2015

In the middle of a hot April night, Arkar and two friends were ...

Tuesday, August 18 2015

Floods have receded in many disaster-hit parts of Myanmar in the past week, while large areas remain inundated. But officials and ...

Archive photos of Daw Aung San Suu Kyi meets with Myanmar Parliament Speaker Thura U Shwe Mann in Nay Pyi Taw on December 23, 2011. Photo: Mizzima
Saturday, August 15 2015

The two biggest contenders in Myanmar’s upcoming elections, Aung San Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy (NLD) and ...

Thursday, August 13 2015

Sixteen-year-old Wut Yee, left to fend for herself and her younger brother, was relieved when her exhausted mother finally ...

Wednesday, August 12 2015

The 12 August has a particular place in the hearts of many Karen as events are held all around the world to remember the sacrifices made by the Karen nationalist leader Saw Ba U Gyi, ...

Wednesday, August 5 2015

Around 30 NGOs and trade unions made a demand to Thailand to end harassment of researchers and human rights defenders in ...

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