An appeal by four reporters from Unity Weekly news journal against their 10-year jail sentence is to be heard by Magwe Divisional Court, their lawyer says.
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Mar 6, 2009 (DVB), Residents in Magwe division's Pokokku are taking random medication to prevent meningitis after a young local died two weeks ago from the disease. A monk in[…]
Dec 18, 2008 (DVB), An outbreak of foot and mouth disease has affected cattle, goats and pigs in Chauk township in Magwe division, central Burma, and villagers said they were[…]
Jan 15, 2008 (DVB), Two members of the National League for Democracy in Taung Twin Gyi township, Magwe division, were arrested on 13 January by unidentified government officials, according to[…]
Oct 19, 2007 (DVB), Local residents in Magwe division have speculated that local authorities have cancelled their annual rice donation due to worries that monks would refuse to attend. The[…]
Oct 4, 2007 (DVB), Fifty people have been arrested in Sittwe and another 50 in Pakokku, as well as an unknown number of monks, as Burmese security forces continue to[…]
Buddhist nationalists in Magwe division have become the latest to march in support of the controversial Interfaith Marriage Law.
Gold Petrol, majority owned by Singaporean conglomerate Interra, has expanded drilling projects in Chauk, Magwe Division. Interra announced to the Singaporean stock exchange on Friday that Gold Petrol has expanded[…]
Over 600 residents from towns across Mandalay and Magwe divisions gathered in Chauk, Magwe on Monday to call for change to the 2008 Constitution. The focus of the protest was articles 59(f), which bars[…]
Residents in Magwe’s Taungdwingyi stage a protest to demand the removal of a petrol station, which they claim is a safety risk.
Feb 17, 2010 (DVB)-Magwe division court in central Burma today reduced jail terms for farmers who have been sentenced to up to five years imprisonment with hard labour last October,[…]