Tens of thousands sign ‘Death to Rapists’ petition Feb 22, 2018 Momentum behind a movement to enact the death penalty for convicted rapists is mounting as protests continue to erupt across Myanmar and a petition for the punishment is collecting signatures by the t... 24
Farmers sell cows to repay loans Feb 22, 2018 Farmers have sold their cows to pay back the loans since the crops do not have much price, sources say.
Growers in Pakokku Township, Magway Region, said the cattle would be scarce in the next paddy... 40
Prayer and offerings for departed souls in Pyi Feb 21, 2018 Offerings of food for departed souls was held on February 13 for the third day at Aye Nyein Yar interfaith cemetery in Pyi, Pyi District, Bago Region.
Event organizer, Min Min Tun, said, “In the ... 68
Very rare birds found in Moe Yun Gyi Lake Feb 20, 2018 SIX Comb Ducks and three
Sarus Cranes were discovered
again this year while a water
bird survey was conducted in the
Moe Yun Gyi Lake wildlife sanctuary
that’s located in Bago and
Waw township... 54
3MDG extends aid to 2018 Feb 19, 2018 The Three Millennium Development Goal Fund (3MDG) will provide additional US$40 million for this year for Myanmar's health sector, according to 3MDG sources.
The aid was first set to complete in 20... 48
Protestors demand death penalty for rapists Feb 19, 2018 Around 20,000 Madaya Township locals staged a protest calling for applying the death penalty to rapists found guilty of murder or child rape on the morning of February 18.
They also demanded the d... 48
The many faces of bottle gourds Feb 19, 2018 A LADY with a black high top
knot wearing yellow flowers is
smiling. It is just a palm sized
dried bottle gourd from Shan
State. But, a very creative artist
created a beautiful smiling
face of a... 47
Fisherman dies in accident at Andaman Sea Feb 19, 2018 A fisherman from a coastal
village in Mon State died in
an accident while he was out
fishing at Andaman Sea on
Saturday afternoon, according
to the police.
The accident occurred at
2 p.m., some... 73
Cetiyangana turns 100 years Feb 19, 2018 THE Ministry of Religious Affairs
and Culture conferred titles
on Members of the Sangha
to mark the 100th anniversary
of Shwedagon Cetiyingana
religious examination at the
Shwedagon pagoda yeste... 65