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Arakanese flee from Bangladesh

Sittwe, January 21: At least 65 Arakanese tribal people, who escaped from south Bangladesh, have arrived in Kyouk Taw of Arakan. They fled from Kyouk Phyar village under Tannseik township of Bendraban district in Chittagong hill-track of


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Arakanese flee from Bangladesh

Sittwe, January 21: At least 65 Arakanese tribal people, who escaped from south Bangladesh, have arrived in Kyouk Taw of Arakan. They fled from Kyouk Phyar village

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Solo protester arrested

A single agitator demanding land rights in Thandway was detained by the police and later Ko Saw Wae was declared arrested.

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Patients pour in to indicate medical scarcity in Arakan

A free medical check-up and treatment camp, organized by Arakan National Rescue Organization and Rotary International with the supports from Dr Saw Mra Aung family on January 4

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Archeological dept prohibits stone production near ancient caves

The archeological department has recently prohibited the stone production activities near toan ancient cave in Kyouk Taw township of Arakan.

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Locals protest against stone producing unit in Arakan

Over 5000 local people on last Sunday protested against the stone producing unit in Arakan State of western Burma. The agitators demanded to halt the project, which is maintained

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Arakan police plan to arrest over 100 for communal violence

The Arakan police have prepared a list of over 100 individuals suspecting their roles in communal violence that erupted two years back in Kyouk Taw locality of western Burma.

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ANP seeks nominations for Minbya representatives

Arakan National Party (ANP) has invited nominations for candidates who are interested in contesting Parliamentary polls scheduled for next year. The ANP is expecting all

ANP condemns the killing of ethnic cadets

Arakan National Party (ANP) has condemned the killing of various ethnic Army cadets by the Burmese Army on November 19 in Kachin State. In

88 Rakhine Generation for Social Development opens office in Sittwe

The 88 Rakhine Generation for Social Development, which was formed in Kyouk Phyu recently, has opened its office in Sittwe, the capital city of

Peace process should not hinder 2015 national election: ANP

Burma President U Thein Sein recently disclosed during his radio speech to the nation that the forthcoming 2015 general election might not be possible on

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