Rangoon Division police say they are implementing various security measures to ensure the safety of all revellers during the Thingyan water festival
A protest camp of over 100 residents of the Rangoon suburb of Michaungkan has been forcibly dispersed from their sit-in location at Maha Bandula Park in the former capital.
Musmeah Yeshua is Burma’s last remaining synagogue, and it has found a new lease of life as one of Rangoon’s biggest tourist attractions.
Hundreds of demonstrators rallied in Burma’s former capital Rangoon on Sunday, calling for an amendment to the military-drafted constitution that would allow Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to become eligible to run for president.
Rangoon is facing a shortage of suitable housing as more and more foreign investors flock to the country to do business.
Burma’s Min Zaw Oo wins first place in the men’s bodybuilding 80kg weight category in Rangoon on Sunday