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Tiger house gets blue plaque

GENERAL Oct 15, 2018
AN aged-old tiger house of Yangon Zoological Gardens was decorated with a blue plaque as an urban heritage of the commercial city yesterday morning. Named “King Edward VII 1915 Carnivora Hous... 31

Complete card announced for ONE: Pursuit of greatness

SPORT Oct 15, 2018
The global sports media property, ONE Championship has announced the complete card for ONE: Pursuit of Greatness, set for 26 October at the Thuwunna Indoor Stadium in Yangon. In the main event, rei... 35

Killing of monk causes outrage in Shan State

GENERAL Oct 15, 2018
Community college students in Karli, Loilin township, Shan State, are protesting against the shooting death of a Buddhist monk at Shwe Kyin Monastery in Kyaukme township. The students held a demons... 30

Demonstration supporting Tatmadaw held at Maha Bandoola Square

GENERAL Oct 15, 2018
The National Front (Yangon) organized a demonstration in support of the Tatmadaw (Armed Forces) on October 14 at downtown Yangon Maha Bandoola Square in the afternoon. This demonstration was held u... 23

Wirathu hits back at UN, international community

GENERAL Oct 15, 2018
An ultra-nationalist monk – once dubbed the “Buddhist Bin Laden" -- on Sunday condemned the international community for their calls to bring Myanmar's generals to justice over the Rohingya crisis.... 22

Government, NCA signatories hold preliminary meeting

GENERAL Oct 15, 2018
The Myanmar government and the nationwide ceasefire accord (NCA)-signatory ethnic armed organizations (EAO) have held a preliminary meeting in Nay Pyi Taw ahead of a trilateral peace talks, Xinhua r... 17

35-year-old fisherman losses lag in crocodile attack in Bogalay

GENERAL Oct 13, 2018
A 35-year-old man lost leg in a crocodile attack on Thursday, becoming the fifth victim of the man-animal conflict in Ayeyawady Delta’s Bogalay which lying close to the crocodile sanctuary. Tu... 417

Gold price rises above Ks1 million per tical in recent days

BUSINESS Oct 13, 2018
THE domestic gold price climbed up above Ks1 million per tical (1.729 OZ) in recent days, which crashed the market, according to domestic gold market. The domestic gold price reached a high of ... 65

PEN calls for release of arrested Eleven Media Group journalists

GENERAL Oct 13, 2018
PEN America responded to the arrest of three journalists from the Eleven Media Group in Yangon this week, calling for their immediate release and for the charges against them to be dropped. The thr... 68

Singapore agency predicts a positive forecast for Myanmar economy

BUSINESS Oct 13, 2018
A positive forecast and outlook in terms of recovery of Myanmar’s economy is presented by a Singapore based macro economic surveillance agency, ASEAN+3 Macroeconomic Research Office (AMRO) for the... 61