Three farmers’ rights activists have been on hunger strike in Pegu division’s Paungde prison since Friday, 13 December, protesting their detention without trial.
Author: NAW NOREEN
More than 100 farmers in Irrawaddy division say they will take legal action against a local fishery company, claiming the firm’s operations cause extensive flooding to their farmland.
A fresh round of peace talks kicked off in the Kachin state capital Myitkyina on Tuesday between the Kachin Independence Organisation (KIO) and a Burmese government delegation.
Religious minister pledges not to destroy a revered Buddhist site at the Latpadaung copper mine.
A landmark women’s forum has concluded in Rangoon, with a call for the 2008 constitution to be completely rewritten.