Flood victims. Photo: Mizzima
01 September 2018
After the spillway structure failure in Swar dam, the Sittang River overflowed and caused...
Myanmar people gather for refreshement at a teashop in Yangon on August 31, 2018 many hangout to chat and browse facebook with their mobile phone. Photo: Sai Aung Main/AFP
01 September 2018
Baffled, hurt or indignant, many inside Myanmar are struggling to digest a week of...
01 September 2018
UNICEF says the Myanmar government has released 75 children and young people who were...
Myanmar soldiers and fireman use a boat to help residents cross a flooded area due to raising waters from the Swar Chaung dam, in Yedashe City, Bago Region, near Naypyitaw, Myanmar, 30 August 2018. Photo: Hein Htet/EPA
31 August 2018
Rescuers in boats negotiated muddy waters on Thursday to reach thousands stranded in...
Jordan's Zeid Ra'ad al Hussein, UN High Commissioner for Human Rights. Photo: Magali Girardin/EPA
31 August 2018
Nobel Laureate Aung San Suu Kyi should have resigned as Myanmar's de facto leader over...
Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi talks during the literacy talk with scholars at Yangon University in Yangon on August 28, 2018. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
30 August 2018
Norway's Nobel Institute said Wednesday it had no intention of withdrawing its Peace...
UNHCR Goodwill Ambassador Cate Blanchett addresses the United Nations Security Council on the situation in Myanmar at UN Headquarters in New York on August 28, 2018. Credit: UN Photo/Manuel Elias
30 August 2018
Myanmar Wednesday rejected the findings of a UN investigation alleging genocide by its...
A General view of the damage of Swar Creek bridge in Nay Pyi Taw on 29 August 2018. Photo: Thura/Mizzima
30 August 2018
Monsoon rains caused a central Myanmar dam to overflow early Wednesday, inundating about...
Several countries, including the United States, called Tuesday for Myanmar military leaders accused of orchestrating the repression of the country's Rohingya minority to be brought before international justice.  "The facts of the ethnic cleansing of the Rohingya must be said, and they must be heard," said Nikki Haley, the US ambassador to the United Nations.  Haley and other ambassadors stopped short, however, of using the word "genocide" that was cited in a UN-backed report released the day before accusing
29 August 2018
Several countries, including the United States, called Tuesday for Myanmar military...
NSCN-K. Photo: Burma Link
29 August 2018
The recent leadership change in the Khaplang faction of the National Socialist Council of...
Reuters journalist Wa Lone talks to media as he leaves Insein township court, in Yangon, Myanmar, 27 August 2018. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
28 August 2018
After 258 days in custody, two Reuters journalists accused of violating Myanmar's...
The facebook logo. Photo: EPA
28 August 2018
Facebook's ban of Myanmar's military leaders marks a new step for the leading social...

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