Mg Aye release

Prayer campaign for early release of U Maung Aye, other detainees

A religious pray ceremony was recently organized in support of Kyauk Pru township rural development chairman U Maung Aye with others, who were arrested by Burma Army from different parts of Arakan.

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Mg Aye release

Prayer campaign for early release of U Maung Aye, other detainees

A religious pray ceremony was recently organized in support of Kyauk Pru township rural development chairman U Maung Aye with others, who were arrested by Burma Army from different

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Pagoda Photo

Three Buddhist Pagodas in Bangladesh face existential risks

At least three ancient Buddhist Pagodas in Teknaf locality of south-eastern Bangladesh face existential risks because of extensive hill-cutting activities at the bases.

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Photo by Rakhine state journal

ANP gets top posts in Arakan State Parliament

Arakan National Party (ANP), the influential party of Rakhine has succeeded in occupying two important legislative posts in Arakan State Parliament, said a source in the State Parliament.

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Ooredoo invation letter

Expanding responsible mobile telecom services across Myanmar

With an aim to expand mobile telecommunication network across Myanmar expecting to provide affordable telecom services across the country as well boosting economic growth and job creation, the Asian Development

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Yaba-Tablets

Burmese national arrested with huge volume of Yaba tablets

The Border Guard Bangladesh arrested a Burmese national at Teknaf in Cox'sBazar and seized a huge volume of Yaba tablets from his possession on Saturday morning. The market value of

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Tun Min Khant

Arakanese student leader faces charge

Arakanese student leader Ko Tun Min Khant, who was charged for his involvement in a protest demonstration, faced interrogations for the first time on 5 February 2016 at Kamaryut court.

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ANP gets top posts in Arakan State Parliament

Arakan National Party (ANP), the influential party of Rakhine has succeeded in occupying two important legislative posts in Arakan State Parliament, said a source in

Rakhine State Parliament to convene on 8 February

The Parliament of Rakhine (Arakan) State will be convened on 8 February 2016. According to Rakhine State Parliament office at Sittwe, the last session of

Buthedaung lawmaker faces police arrest warrant

The Buthedaung lawmaker is facing arrest warrant from the Mingla Taung Nyunt police station under Rangoon division as he avoided police summons, reported Radio

Arakanese lawmarker sentenced to yearlong imprisonment

An Arakanese lawmaker belonged to Arakan National party (ANP) was sentenced to one year imprisonment by the Mray Bon township court on Thursday, said his

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