Nationalist monks forced the abandonment of an NLD-organised literary festival in Rangoon on Wednesday, unhappy with Muslim speakers on the bill.
Seven Muslim men, including a minor, were sentenced to jail on Tuesday for the murder of a monk, whose death allegedly sparked a wave of religious riots across central Burma[...]
Muslim residents living on the outskirts of Rangoon fear for their safety after one man was killed in a fresh outbreak of anti-Muslim violence in Oakkan township on Tuesday.
At least thirteen children have been killed in a fire at an Islamic school in Botahtaung township, Rangoon in the early hours of Tuesday morning. Reports suggest the fire was[...]
Residents living on the outskirts of Burma’s capital say they are still worried about security after anti-Muslim violence over the weekend.
Residents in Thaketa township are stunned after an angry mob attacked a local Muslim school and several businesses on Monday night. Locals say people get along well with each other[...]
Racial profiling of Muslim babies by Burmese government entails ban on children born out of wedlock obtaining travel documents
Muslims in Arakan state allowed to travel outside of their designated regions after decades of tight state-enacted restrictions
Observers claim the government is looking to secure Rohingya votes prior to elections this year, despite confusion still surrounding their long-term status
Oct 27, 2009 (DVB), Burma's military government "frequently" abuses the right to religious freedom for the country's myriad ethnic and religious groups, an annual US government report states. The regime[...]
July 30, 2009 (DVB), Around 40 Muslims in western Burma were detained for allegedly ransacking a local immigration office after officials there assaulted a local Muslim man for not paying[...]
Mar 13, 2009 (AP), The UN refugee agency said Thursday it would increase its focus on areas of Myanmar from which Muslim migrants have recently fled. The announcement came after[...]