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RAD confirms Dr. Nandamalabhivamsa retires as rector of ITBMU
Nov 15, 2019
The Religious Affairs Department under the Ministry of Religious Affairs confirmed Dr. Nandamalabhivamsa retires as rector of International Theravada Buddhist Missionary University (ITBMU) in line wit... 23

New fighting closes Muse-Kutkai road in Shan
Nov 15, 2019
New fighting between the Tatmadaw (military) and Ta’ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) in Kutkai Township, Shan State, has closed a major highway to civilian vehicles. The Muse-Kutkai Pyidau... 24

No negotiation with terrorists - Tatmadaw
Nov 14, 2019
The Tatmadaw (Defence Services) said that they would not negotiate with any terrorist organization in response to a statement issued by Arakan Army (AA). The Tatmadaw was responding to statement i... 47

Family fear for trafficked teen
Nov 14, 2019
The family of a 17-year-old Myanmar woman trafficked to China more than a year and a half ago said Wednesday that relatives recently had contact with her but they fear that her Chinese abductor might... 50

Aung San Suu Kyi named in Argentine lawsuit over crimes against Rohingya
Nov 14, 2019
Daw Aung San Suu Kyi is among several top Myanmar officials named Wednesday in a case filed in Argentina for crimes against Rohingya Muslims, the first time the Nobel Laureate has been legally targete... 51

Yangon residents feel significant impact of quake, some high buildings tilted
Nov 14, 2019
Residents in Yangon city felt the significant impact of an earthquake that occurred with magnitude 4.1 Richter scale with its epicenter inside Myanmar, about 13 miles southwest of Taikkyi at 9.45 pm ... 47

1,251 mines approved till October
Nov 14, 2019
The government had granted permits to 1,251 mining sites ranging from large scale to small scale in various regions and states across Myanmar till October 2019, according to the Ministry of Natural R... 44

Myitsone crowded with holidaymakers during public holidays
Nov 14, 2019
MYITSONE, or the confluence of the Maykha and Malikha rivers, in Myitkyina, Kachin State, attracted crowds of holidaymakers during the Tazaungdaing holidays, which started last Saturday and end... 40

Floating lamps festival held for three days in Meiktila
Nov 13, 2019
27th Tazaungdine lamp on lotus festival of Andaku Mogaung Yele Pagoda in Meiktila was held for three days from 10 November (14th Waxing of Tazaungmon) to 12 November (1st Waning of Tazaungmon). ... 57

Large number of pilgrims flock to Zalone Mountain during Tzaungdaing holidays
Nov 13, 2019
THE number of pilgrims visiting Zalone Mountain in Bamauk Township, Katha District, Sagaing Region has increased in the first week of November on account of the Tzaungdaing holiday. After the m... 65

Grenade explosion kills four in Kayin
Nov 13, 2019
Four people, including three police officers, were killed by a grenade explosion at the height of the Tazaungdaing Festival in Kayin State on Sunday, a member of a local charity group said. Te... 87

Chin State government says they are dissatisfied with AA statement
Nov 13, 2019
Spokesman for the Chin State government and Minister of Municipal, Electricity and Industry Soe Htet told Mizzima that his government is dissatisfied with the detention of upper house MP Whet Ting an... 60

Myanmar faces genocide lawsuit at top UN court
Nov 13, 2019
THE HAGUE — Myanmar faced accusations of genocide in a landmark lawsuit filed by Gambia at the UN's top court on Monday over the Southeast Asian nation's treatment of Rohingya Muslims, Gambia's gove... 66

Fishery Federation Calls for Ban on Mixed Fish Breeding
Nov 11, 2019
Myanmar Fishery Federation has urged the government to ban the practice of mixed fish farming. Fish farms in Myanmar often breed fish in a pond with a poultry farm above it. “If a breeder wants t... 79

Promises, lies and living nightmares for Sagaing villagers lured to China
Nov 11, 2019
A youth organisation in Sagaing Region is helping to rescue poor villagers lured to China by human traffickers who promise dream jobs that never materialise. IT TOOK Daw Mi Maw 10 days to reach Chi... 87

Landslides expected due to cyclonic storm ‘Bulbul’
Nov 11, 2019
The Meteorology and Hydrology Department has warned of possible rain-induced landslides in highland areas of Sagaing Region, and Chin and Rakhine states due to the influence of the cyclonic storm ‘B... 88

Naw Ohn Hla: The unbowed activist
Nov 11, 2019
Karen human rights defender Naw Ohn Hla, who has been jailed many times for defying authority, says the National League for Democracy has betrayed its values. DEMOCRACY activist and human right... 90

One miner killed in Phakant landslide
Nov 11, 2019
One miner was killed and three others were injured in a landslide on 6 November at a Phakant mining site belonging to the Aung Hein Min company, state media reported. According to a report, the la... 87

Former labour attaché, two partners face corruption charges
Nov 09, 2019
The Anti-Corruption Commission said on Thursday it had filed bribery charges against the former labour attaché in Thailand and two Myanmar nationals living in the kingdom. In charges filed at ... 123

Ayeyawady ferries banned from departing at night
Nov 09, 2019
PATHEIN- Due to the severe Cyclonic Storm BULBUL over the Westcentral Bay and adjoining Eastcentral Bay of Bengal, the ferries and cargo ships in Ayeyawady Region were banned from departing at night ... 114


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