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BNI officials meet Myanmar information minister, bat for ethnic media development

A delegation of Burma News Intentional (BNI) recently met the Myanmar Union information minister U Pe Myint in the national capital city of Naypyidaw and discussed various issues relating to the development of ethnic media groups in the Southeast Asian

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BNI officials meet Myanmar information minister, bat for ethnic media development

A delegation of Burma News Intentional (BNI) recently met the Myanmar Union information minister U Pe Myint in the national capital city of Naypyidaw and discussed various issues relating to

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Buddhist monk found dead at Kaladan shoreline

A Buddhist monk was found dead on Saturday at the shoreline of Kaladan river in Arakan State, which was later brought to Kyauk Taw township hospital for autopsy by

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UN Special Rapporteur concludes Arakan visit

The United Nations Special Rapporteur to Myanmar Ms Yanghee Lee concluded her Arakan visit on Thursday. Her two-day visit to the western State of Burma (Myanmar) was however not mired

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Committee formed to scrutinize citizenship issues in Arakan

Arakan State government has formed a committee to scrutinize the citizenship issues relating to those people who received the National Verification Cards (NVC) from the State’s immigration department.

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Rural development chairman produced in court

The chairman of Kyauk Pru township rural development Association Maung Aye with two other youths were produced in the Kyauk Pru township court on Thursday and it was for the

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13 Arakanese youths convicted and imprisoned

Thirteen Arakanese youths, who were picked up from various parts of Arakan State in connection with their involvement with the banned Arakan Army, were convicted and sentenced to three years

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Arakan government to be led by NLD lawmaker

The Arakan State Parliament finally approved U Nyi Pu, the lawmaker belongs to National League for Democracy [NLD] to lead the State government

Daw Aung San Suu Kyi steps in to resolve stalemate between NLD and ANP

Burmese democracy icon Daw Aung San Suu Kyi stepped in to resolve the latest impasse between her party National League for Democracy (NLD) and Arakan

Demonstration in favour of ANP to form Arakan government

Over one thousand people staged a demonstration at Sittwe on Wednesday asking provisions in favour of Arakan National Party (ANP) to form the Rakhine

U Nyi Pu to lead Arakan government

Senior National League for Democracy (NLD) leader U Nyi Pu is poised to be the next Chief Minister of Arakan. The NLD central executive committee

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