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Rapist sentenced for life imprisonment in Arakan

Maungdaw district court has sentenced a 30 years old individual for life imprisonment against his offence of sexually abusing a tribal girl in Buthidaung township in northern Arakan.


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Lakhs of Yaba tablets seized from Arakan tourist destination

The Arakan police seized over four lakhs of Yaba tablets from an ancient palace in Mrauk U, a well known tourist destination of western Burma.

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Rapist sentenced for life imprisonment in Arakan

Maungdaw district court has sentenced a 30 years old individual for life imprisonment against his offence of sexually abusing a tribal girl in Buthidaung township in northern Arakan.

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Ten persons sentenced to imprisonment for Arakan sectarian violence

Ten people were sentenced to imprisonment by the Thandwe district court of Arakan for their involvement in sectarian violence that erupted in October 2012. Among those convicted individuals, a 30

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22 Arakanese nationals trafficked this year, all are rescued

The number of trafficked individuals from Arakan is slowly increasing and this year the toll has reached to 22.

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Two Arakanese arrested with US made hand-grenades in Sittwe

The police Tuesday arrested two Arakanese nationals along with few arms and ammunition in the State capital city of Sittwe.

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Wind power project is coming up in Arakan

Burma is looking for the alternate energy source and a wind power plant is under consideration in the isolated islands of Manaung in Arakan State. The budget is 160 million

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Township committee formation for Arakan National Party is on the way

The preparation for the first conference of Arakan National Party (ANP) to be held in Thandway by the end of September 2014, is going on

September to witness ANP’s first conference

Arakan National Party (ANP), will hold its first conference in September at Thandwe, a southern district town of Arakan. It was decided by the party

ANP leaders leave for China

Dateline: Three Arakanese leaders representing Arakan National Party (ANP) is leaving for China for a filed visit. The ruling Chinese Communist Party had invited the

ANP central committee meeting progresses

The first central committee meeting of new found Arakan National Party (ANP) was completed on Wednesday in Sittwe with some major resolutions.

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