Two Burmese migrant workers should not be the primary suspects in a double murder in Thailand, a rights group says, as a pre-trial hearing begins.
The government will pay schoolteachers who teach ethnic minority languages in Burma, according to ethnic leaders, in a win for ethnic minorities’ rights and cultures.
Fighting in southeastern Burma between the government and Karen rebels is linked to a planned dam nearby on the Salween River, an environmental watchdog says.
Civil society urged corporate and government stakeholders to take additional measures in preparation for implementing the EITI, a resource revenue reporting protocol.
The temple complex of Bagan in central Burma will become a World Heritage Site within the next few years, a Unesco expert says.
Burma’s Interim Press Council will meet with commander-in-chief Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing to discuss media freedoms and facilitating journalists’ access to military representatives.
Scores of refugees are in detention after being rescued by Thailand’s anti-human trafficking police from a rubber plantation in Thailand’s Phang Nga province.
Four civilians are killed as fighting continues in southeastern Burma, with several hundred people fleeing their homes amid the conflict.
American multinational Yum! Brands and Yoma Strategic Holding of Burmese businessman Serge Pun will open up the first KFC restaurant in Burma next year.
Burma’s first ever film festival devoted to lesbian, gay, bisexual and transgender (LGBT) issues will take place in Rangoon next month.
Rhetoric from the al-Qaeda firebrand Ayman al-Zawahiri will find no fertile ground in Myanmar, given the country’s long history of interreligious harmony.
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Activists protest against the arrest of a pair of Burmese migrants accused of murdering two tourists in Thailand, as the Thai prime minister visits.
Dozens of residents flee villages, while Burma Army soldiers are seen during operations to hunt down DKBA rebels, with whom they have clashed for days.
More fighting between the Burma Army and Democratic Karen Benevolent Army (DKBA) forces in Karen State forces dozens of villagers to flee their homes.
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A Burmese pilot who went missing nearly two weeks ago in the mountains of northern Kachin State is found dead.
A report alleges that pro-government militias fighting against Kachin rebels have been given free rein to profit from the drug trade in northern Burma.
Activists say Naypyidaw and Bangkok should address complaints of local communities over a lack of consultation and compensation during construction of the Dawei SEZ project.
Thai forensic pathologist Dr. Porntip Rojanasunan has added her voice to growing criticism of the Thai police investigation into the murders on Koh Tao.