Detained Journalists’ Hearing Date Moved in Surprise Court Appearance

Deputy judge informs defense lawyer of appearance only after reporters leave court.

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UN Probe ‘Can Only Aggravate’ Rakhine Tension, Myanmar Tells Diplomats

US ambassador to the United Nations calls on Myanmar to accept mission.

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Will Yangon’s Secretariat be Returned to the Public?

With the Secretariat open to the public on Martyrs’ Day, The Irrawaddy revisits this feature from August, 2016 on hopes for the historic building.

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Artists Awaken Spirit of Gen Aung San

Exhibition in Yangon dedicates works on Martyrs’ Day to famous leader.

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Myanmar Insists no North Korea Links as US Envoy Visits

Ambassador Joseph Yun meets State Counselor and military chief.

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Ten Things to do in Yangon This Week (July 18 – July 24)

An international U-23 football tournament and a classical music concert come to Yangon this week.

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Yoga for Life

Teacher Nan Su Kay Swan reflects on nearly 20 years of practice, and the evolution of yoga from a physical challenge to a devotion to mindfulness.

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The Lady and the Generals

The Irrawaddy revisits commentary on the 2016 Martyrs’ Day events, attended by both Daw Aung San Suu Kyi and Snr-Gen Min Aung Hlaing.

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Two more suspects arrested in connection with October Rakhine State attack

Myanmar security forces arrested two additional suspects on Sunday in connection with an alleged armed attack in Ngakhura village, Maungtaw Township, Rakhine State in October. While on pa...

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