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14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 7:26 AM
88 Generation political activist Ma Mee Mee was killed in a car crash in Irrawaddy Division, after returning from a funeral in Pathein. The post 88 Generation activist Ma Mee [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
14-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 6:10 AM
A fire in Rangoon's iconic hospital forced the evacuation of patients and staff. The post Fire at Yangon General Hospital forces evacuation appeared first on DVB Multimedia Group. [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
08-Aug-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 8:14 AM
Commemorations of the 30th anniversary of the 8888 Uprising, which kicked off at the University of Yangon on Monday, are underway in cities and town throughout the country today. The [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
24-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 9:56 AM
Amid an ongoing civil war in northern Burma, some are on a different “front lines,” of sorts — facing legal consequences for protesting the conflict, or otherwise working to bring [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
20-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 9:17 AM
Advocacy group Human Rights Watch has criticised slow progress in addressing historical land grabs, which continue to leave large numbers of people destitute, and inadequate legal reform in protecting land [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
18-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 11:41 AM
Jailed Reuters journalist Wa Lone tells a Yangon court that during a police interrogation, which included sleep deprivation, police officers tried to induce him and his colleague Kyaw Soe Oo [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
17-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 5:15 AM
A faction of the National Socialist Council of Nagaland will not be allowed to sign the Nationwide Ceasefire Agreement because of the ethnic Naga armed group’s core demand for an [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
16-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 10:25 AM
The latest iteration of the “21st Century Panglong Conference” concluded on Monday with participants signing 14 points of agreement as the high-level peace confab came to a close in the [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
16-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 10:00 AM
There’s been a steady decline in the cultivation of opium poppy in recent years. From 2015 to 2017, the production of poppy has decreased from 54,000 hectares to 41,000 hectares, so [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma
16-Jul-2018 Intellasia | Burma | 8:37 AM
A landslide at a jade mine in Kachin State’s Hpakant Township over the weekend has claimed at least 17 lives and injured dozens of others, with many more feared dead [...]
Source: Democratic Voice of Burma