Construction of grandstand seating is 50% completed

Construction of grandstand seating for spectators at Myoma athletic field in Mahlaing Township, Mandalay Region, is now fifty per cent complete according to U Win Naing, assistant dep...

From Global New Light Of Myanmar

Mandalay Zaygyo market to undergo repair

Mandalay Zaygyo market, a main centre for marketing in the second capital of Myanmar will be renovated depending on budget available. The facelift includes repainting of the whole bui...

From Global New Light Of Myanmar

Netizen Sued After Criticizing Mon State Chief Minister on Facebook

A Thaton local was sued by a member of the Mon State ethnic affairs committee after posting several posts critical of the Mon State chief minister.

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RCSS Postpones Shan National-level Political Dialogue

Group cites Tatmadaw interference in public consultation process.

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What is the NLD Doing for Political Prisoners?

Shan leader Sai Nyunt Lwin asks why a government packed with former political prisoners has failed to release any of the roughly 100 political prisoners still behind bars.


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Anti-Corruption Commission Encourages Public to File Complaints

The commission urges the public to file complaints against disproportionately wealthy civil servants, with adequate evidence to back up claims.

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From The Irrawaddy

ARSA Claims Recent Attack in Northern Rakhine

The group says it has no choice but to fight what it calls “state-sponsored terrorism” against the Rohingya.

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Head of New Crisis Panel Urges Access to Rakhine State

Former Thai foreign minister Surakiart expresses concern for detained Reuters reporters.

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Iranian Oil Tanker Still Ablaze as Rescuers Search for Missing Mariners

An oil tanker that collided with a freight ship in the East China Sea on Saturday was still ablaze on Monday morning, according to the South Korean coast guard.

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