TNLA destroyed a poppy field, sized drugs

Naw Seng / March 16, 2020

Northern Shan State headquartered Ta-ang National Liberation Army (TNLA) has destroyed a poppy field and sized drugs belongs to the local militia, after a half-day clash with Burma Army backed militia in Nam Hkam Township of northern Shan State.

Local Wa unaware of 2020 election

Nyii Kah / March 13, 2020

Ordinary Wa residents in Panghsang, Wa State are not aware of recent negotiation between Wa leaders and the Burma’s Union Election Commission plan to set up the polling stations in Wa controlled region for 2020 Burma’s general election.

U.K officials met Kachin Baptist leaders

Naw Seng / March 12, 2020

Officials from United Kingdom’s Department for International Development (DFID) held a meeting yesterday with the leaders from Kachin Baptist Convention (KBC) at its headquarter in Myitkyina, Kachin State.

Water festival to cancel in Kachin State

Seng Htoi Zin / March 10, 2020

The government of Kachin State has decided last week that it will scrap to hold the annual Thingyan water festival for this year, due to the global outbreak of Coronavirus.

Kachin party to boycott new election law

San Lat / March 8, 2020

A political party based in Myitkyina, Kachin State called Kachin National Congress (KNC) has announced that it will organize to hold a demonstration next week to boycott the proceeding amendment of Burma’s electoral law by the country’s Union Election Commission (UEC).

Diplomats met KSPP

Naw Seng / March 7, 2020

Foreign diplomats from United States, China and India have met with the leaders from the Kachin State People’s Party (KSPP), discussing for the future of Kachin State.

Mass die-offs swine in Kachin State

Seng Htoi Zin / March 4, 2020

Almost two hundred swine were died within a single day in Daw Phone Yang township of eastern Kachin State in northern Burma.

KIO leader joined unusual meeting

Naw Seng / March 2, 2020

The Chairman of Kachin Independence Organization (KIO) General N’ban La appeared at the meeting hosted by the ethnic-armed organizations (EAO), preparing for the implementation of upcoming the fourth 21st century Panglong conference.

Kachin artists to honour its pioneers

Seng Htoi Zin / February 28, 2020

Kachin Artist Association headquartered in Myitkyina is scheduled to hold a ceremony to honour its pioneers and experts on the 25th anniversary of founding the Kachin film and video industry, inviting over a hundred Kachin artists.

Silent persecution of China’s banana plantation

San Lat / February 27, 2020

The agricultural sector of China’s banana plantation was introduced five-years ago in the small villages of Waing Maw Township in Kachin State. The region’s most invested by foreign companies are the villages of Nam San Yang, Ga Ra Yang, Da Bak, Mang Wing and Sai Law in the same Township.