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Grace Baey’s portraits of Yangon’s trans population are intimate without being intrusive [PHOTOS]

Two H1N1 patients released from hospital after making full recovery

Two H1N1 patients released from hospital after making full recovery

Two H1N1 patients in Yangon have been discharged after doctors deemed them healthy enough to no longer require hospitalization. According to Mizzima, the two patients were a...

Yangon authorities to launch motorbike crackdown on July 1

Yangon authorities to launch motorbike crackdown on July 1

The Yangon Region government has announced that a crackdown on motorbikes in the Yangon municipal area will begin on July 1. Any motorbikes seen on the street will be confiscated....

Husband accused of murdering wife with a sword before fleeing with their son

Husband accused of murdering wife with a sword before fleeing with their son

Authorities are on the hunt for a 35-year-old resident of North Okkalapa township who allegedly murdered his wife with a sword yesterday evening. According to neighbors, the...

Funeral held for Peter Gary Ferguson, British teacher allegedly killed by his friend

Funeral held for Peter Gary Ferguson, British teacher allegedly killed by his friend

A funeral was held today for Mr Peter Gary Ferguson, the British teacher who was allegedly killed by his friend and colleague in the early hours of November 5. The funeral for Mr...

Social media helps locate missing 70-year-old man

Social media helps locate missing 70-year-old man

On November 14, Ko Thet Htoo Hlaing turned to Facebook to ask for help in locating his missing uncle. 70-year-old U Nyunt Wai, who lives at home with his family, including his...

Woman stabbed in Yangon’s North Okkalapa township

Woman stabbed in Yangon’s North Okkalapa township

She survived.