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.
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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
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
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.
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
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.
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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
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