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A headmaster’s anxiety after Army interrogations

An Arakanese school headmaster apprehended his security after three Army officers questioned him about insurgent’s activities in Ran Aung Bying locality.

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A headmaster’s anxiety after Army interrogations

An Arakanese school headmaster apprehended his security after three Army officers questioned him about insurgent’s activities in Ran Aung Bying locality.

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Choppers, tanks for use in Mayu clearance operation

The Myanmar Army have decided to use choppers and tanks supported by Navy personnel for Mayu range clearance operation in western Arakan, where 59 people were

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Rice Killing Day observed in Sittwe

Rice Killing Day observed in Sittwe

Local communities of Arakan on 13 August 2017 observed the 50th anniversary of Rice Killing Day in Sittwe, the capital of Arakan state.

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Thousand Arakanese people demonstrated across Arakan

Thousands of Rakhine people staged a demonstration on Sunday across Arakan State asking the government to fulfill their various demands. Not less than 15 townships including the capital city of

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Arakan state chief minister looks at the child in Sittwe General Hospital on 13 August

First H1N1 infected baby diagnosed in Arakan

The Arakan (also known as Rakhine) government revealed that one baby was infected with H1N1 virus, who has been admitted in Sittwe general hospital.

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4 Bangladeshi citizens arrested in Myanmar

The Myanmar border police on Saturday arrested four Bangladeshi nationals along with a fishing boat from the southern part of Maungdaw of Arakan State.

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ANP demands to call off Advisory Commission

The Arakan National Party (ANP) demanded the government to call off the Advisory Commission for dealing with Arakan State affairs. The ANP, in a statement

Three Burmese protestors charged with Procession Act 19

Three Burmese protesters, who led a demonstration against the use of Muslim community terminology (in Arakan State) in Yangon on 10 July were recently charged

US Ambassador concludes Arakan visit, met ANP leaders in Sittwe

The USA Ambassador in Myanmar Scot Marciel met Arakan National Party (ANP) leaders in Sittwe on Wednesday during his three-day visit to Arakan.

ANP prepares for 21st Century Panglong Conference

Arakan National Party (ANP), the main political party of Rakhine formed a preparation committee with seven members for the 21st Century Panglong Conference.

Interview

Interview with U Maung Maung Than on Burmese citizenship status scrutinizing process

(In Mray Bon township of Arakan, over 1000 Muslims have applied for the Burmese citizenship status. Local authorities are presently

What Was Presented to the President by Arakanese Representative for Arakan’s Affairs

Today President U Thein Sein held a meeting with representatives from Ten Parties of the Democratic and Ethnic Alliance. The

What is going on on Madae Island, a crucial location on the Shwe Gas pipeline project?

Madae Island located in Kyaukpru Township of Arakan State is a crucial location on the Shwe Gas pipeline project.

Editorial

Ancient City of Danyawaddy Should Also be on World Heritage List

The current Thein Sein government is working to include Burma’s ancient cities in the World Heritage List of UNESCO (United

To Reduce the Poverty of Arakan…

The management of successive Burmese governments in recent decades could easily be rated as poor. The country has been under