Photo: Myanmar Now
28 May 2016
Aung Kywe remembers how he had to stand by helplessly last year when massive floods in...
Caption - Maung Aye, a miner who has worked in Hpakant for many years, carries a piece of low-grade jade. Photo: Htet Khaung Linn / Myanmar Now
26 May 2016
For much of the past two decades Maung Aye’s life has revolved around a daily routine...
Large mining trucks are seen inside a deep jade mining pit in Hpakant Township, Kachin State.  Photo: Htet Khaung Linn/Myanmar Now
23 May 2016
Ywel Jer remembers a time when Saijarbon, an ethnic Kachin village perched upon a hilltop...
A man pushes a cart loaded with water bottles on a street in Yangon. Photo: Htet Hkaung Linn/Myanmar Now
05 May 2016
When Myo Arkar returned to his home in Yangon’s North Dagon Township after working...
Kyar Khin, a farmer in Aung Chan Thar village in Kyaukkyi township in eastern Myanmar’s Kayin State, lost both his legs following a land mine injury. (Photo: David Doyle/Myanmar Now) 
26 April 2016
Two years ago, Kyar Yin was in the forest near his village collecting bamboo to sell when...
Bo Bo Oo, a Lower House MP representing the National League for Democracy party, works in an office in Nay Pyi Taw parliament. (Photo: Swe Win/Myanmar Now)
22 April 2016
In one of the many rooms of Myanmar’s massive parliament building in Naypyitaw, the...
Members and supporters of a Christian based anti-narcotic group gather in Wine Maw, northern Kachin State, Myanmar, 23 February 2016. Photo: Seng Mai/EPA
16 April 2016
The creation of Pat Jasan and its ‘people’s war on drugs' have brought to light a number...
Pwint Phyu Township (2) - A local woman in front of her flood-damaged home in Sipintharyar village (Credit:- Ei Cherry Aung/Myanmar Now) 
12 April 2016
Win ThidaSeint had a bright future to look forward to last August. The 23-year-old was...
HIV/AIDS is posing a challenge, partly because of the stigma involved with the condition. Photo: Mizzima
04 April 2016
It’s hard enough for a widowed mother to support seven children, but 43-year-old Jar Raw...
Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
01 April 2016
I was 10 years old when I first found out there was something seriously wrong with my...
Myanmar's newly sworn-in President Htin Kyaw (L) and outgoing President Thein Sein (R) during the official handover ceremony at the presidential palace in Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 30 March 2016. Photo: President's Office
31 March 2016
Shortly after newly elected President Htin Kyaw completed a swearing-in ceremony in...
Hla Oo, a farmer from Ayeyarwady Region's Pantanaw Township, served a one-year prison term in 2013 for trespassing after she ploughed farmland that was seized from her. (Photo: Phyo Thiha Cho / Myanmar Now)
30 March 2016
As darkness fell in Khanwebo on the night of February 3, a sudden ruckus erupted when...

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