The country's leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and other senior politicians were detained in an early morning raid.
“The jade miners were smothered by a wave of mud.”
Myanmar's Swe Zin Htet says she hopes to push for LGBTQ equality in her home country, where queer people have limited rights.
Dramatic footage shows the Myanmar National Airlines jet skidding to a stop on its nose at Mandalay International Airport.
The Pulitzer-prize winning journalists were pardoned after more than 500 days in jail.
Only six people have been given the honour.
The strident nationalism enabling Myanmar’s “evil” behaviour is not well understood.
The government is building military bases and new villages in their place.
The Nobel Peace Prize winner has been accused of turning a blind eye to the massacre of Rohingya Muslims.
Aung San Suu Kyi, a Nobel Peace Prize winner, is accused of turning a blind eye to the massacre of Rohingya Muslims.