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Screenshot from the AP video, showing an imprisoned Myanmar migrant worker on Benjina Island, Indonesia.
Friday, March 27 2015

A year-long investigation by Associated Press reporters has revealed hundreds of Myanmar migrant workers are being used ...

Friday, March 27 2015

Russia and Myanmar have agreed to cooperate in nuclear energy, Rosatom, Russia’s nuclear regulatory body said during the first of a two-day working visit to Myanmar by its deputy director general Nikolay Spassky, according to World Nuclear News on March 26.

Global Witness has mapped alleged land grabbing in Shan State. Map: Global Witness
Friday, March 27 2015

NGO Global Witness has issued a report about the detrimental effects of influential military, political and business personnel ...

65th IPI World Congress 2015 opens at the Chatrium Hotel in Yangon on March 27, 2015.
Friday, March 27 2015

The International Press Institute is holding its 65th IPI World Congress 2015 at the Chatrium Hotel in Yangon from March 27 to 29, ...

The scenes in Letpadan and Yangon recetly of police brutality against unarmed though agitated student protesters appeared to be a throwback to the dark days of repressive military rule. Photo: Hong Sar/Mizzima
Thursday, March 26 2015

Is this the Myanmar regime of old? The scenes in Letpadan and Yangon last week of police brutality against unarmed though agitated ...

Thursday, March 26 2015

Refugees in Kokand are accusing Myanmar government troops of gang rape, beatings and shootings of unarmed civilians, ...

Philip Blackwood (C), with U Tun Thurein and U Htut Ko Ko Lwin being taken to court on March 17, 2015. They were sentenced to two and a half years in jail over the posting of an image of Buddha wearing headphones on Facebook. Photo: Thet Ko/Mizzima
Thursday, March 26 2015

Supporters of imprisoned VGastro Pub managers Mr Philip Blackwood, U Tun Thurein and U Htut Ko Ko have started ...

Lightning over the temporary tent housing the Solar Impulse 2 aircraft at Mandalay International Airport on March 24, 2015. Photo: Solar Impulse
Thursday, March 26 2015

The Solar Impulse team says the earliest takeoff date for their solar-powered flight on to China will be on March 29, ...

Students, families and supporters rally outside the Letpadan court on March 25, 2015. Photo: Min Min/Mizzima
Thursday, March 26 2015

One of the lawyers representing the students arrested in Letpadan that they could each be charged on five counts including ...

Amyotha Hluttaw, the upper house of the Myanmar parliament. Photo: Mizzima
Wednesday, March 25 2015

Myanmar’s upper house of parliament began discussions on March 24 on amendments to the controversial education law, ...

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