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Why Myanmar youth are ditching their adopted English names

2,000 workers demand $4 daily minimum wage in Hlaingthaya protest

More than 2,000 workers demonstrated in Yangon’s Hlaingthaya Township on Sunday to demand an increase in the minimum daily wage of K3,600 (US$268) to K5,600 ($4) and the...

2,000 workers demand $4 daily minimum wage in Hlaingthaya protest

Woman stabs her girlfriend to death before killing herself

On November 15, the Yangon Police Force reported the deaths of two women who were in a relationship One of the parties involved was an 18-year-old woman from...

Woman stabs her girlfriend to death before killing herself

Yangon govt to evict ‘fake squatters’ and send others to ‘rehab’ camps

Hundreds of thousands of residents of slums on the outskirts of Yangon will be sent to government-run ‘rehabilitation’ camps while so-called "fake squatters" face eviction...

Yangon govt to evict ‘fake squatters’ and send others to ‘rehab’ camps

In crowded Hlaing Tharyar township, slums sit next to gated communites

By Connor Macdonald and Phyo Thiha Cho Sitting in a tea-shop next door to the National League for Democracy’s Hlaing Tharyar Township office, Oo Win Maung offers some advice...

In crowded Hlaing Tharyar township, slums sit next to gated communites

Maid allegedly sexually assaulted during robbery

A 30-year-old man has been arrested after allegedly sexually assaulting a maid while she was alone in her employer’s home in FMI City on Tuesday, then robbing jewelry and cash...

Maid allegedly sexually assaulted during robbery