UN Special Rapporteur on Myanmar, Ms Yanghee Lee, during a press conference in Yangon on January 16, 2015. Photo: Hein Htet/Mizzima
23 March 2015
The Coordination Committee of Special Procedures – the 53 independent experts and bodies...
Former Singapore prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, seen here in March 2013, who died in Singapore aged 91 on March 23, 2015. Photo: Stephen Morrison/EPA
23 March 2015
Singapore's first prime minister Lee Kuan Yew, one of the towering figures of post-...
SEDN project manager Myo Myint Myat Htun (MyMy), seen here on the right with her group. 
21 March 2015
Deep-seated patriarchy and years of military rule have kept Myanmar society from the rest...
Ceasefire negotiations continue at the Myanmar Peace Centre in Yangon on March 20, 2015. Photo: Jastin Minn/Facebook
21 March 2015
The fourth day of peace talks between Myanmar government negotiators and armed ethnic...
The two Solar Impulse 2 pilots are spreading the word on clean energy, as seen here with Myanmar President U Thein Sein at Mandalay International Airport on March 20, 2015. Photo: Solar Impulse
21 March 2015
‘Clean energy evangelists” Bertrand Piccard and Andre Borschberg are hosting events and...
An angry mob took to the streets of Mandalay in central Myanmar early on July 2, 2014 following a report of a rape, which later proved false. Photo: AFP
21 March 2015
A court in Pyinmana has sentenced five people to 21 years’ imprisonment over a fake rape...
Daw Khin Khin Yu, mother of student leader Ko Min Thway Thit at Thayawady Prison on March 20, 2015. Photo: Chocho Bakatha/Facebook
21 March 2015
The parents of two detained student leaders Ko Min Thway Thit and Ma Phyo Phyo Aung met...
Myanmar Post chief editor U Than Htike Thu (L) and deputy chief reporter U San Moe Tun on the day of their court case, March 18, 2015. Photo: Pa Pa/Facebook
20 March 2015
A Myanmar court’s decision sentencing two journalists to prison with hard labour for...
A man uses a mobile phone at a tea shop in Yangon, Myanmar, June 27, 2013. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
20 March 2015
It is easy to be cynical about mobile phone companies. Their raison d’etre is to make...
President U Thein Sein delivers a speech as seen on a background display as Myanmar Airforce soldiers participate in a ceremony to mark the 67th anniversary of Myanmar's Independence day, in Nay Pyi Taw, Myanmar, January 4, 2015. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
20 March 2015
The Tatmadaw will maintain its role in politics to support the transition to democracy...
The refugee community from Myanmar has been shocked by a triple homicide. Photo: James Willanor
20 March 2015
A refugee community from Myanmar in North Carolina, US, has been shocked by a triple...
White armband campaign gets underway in Yangon March 13, 2015. Photo: Hein Htet/Mizzima
20 March 2015
A white armband campaign was launched on March 19 in Yangon and another 19 townships as a...

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