This year’s census showed a population almost 10 million short of the estimated figure.
After walking out on ethnic talks on Sunday, the Karen National Union (KNU) has suspended its membership with the United Nationalities Federal Council.
In a country known as the Golden Land, gold miners are dying of a disease endemic to their work.
A Shan family makes contact with their stolen sister trapped in China.
Locals at the site of the Latpadaung copper mine were not invited to participate in the reconsecration of a hallowed pagoda.