|By WAI MOE|
|Suu Kyi spent over six hours in court while lawyers argued over the legality of the charges.|
|By JOHN HEILPRIN|
|The failure of visiting UN Secretary-General to gain a meeting with Suu Kyi seems to have only intensified widespread feelings of gloom and frustration, though only brief interviews were possible without raising suspicions.|
|By THE IRRAWADDY|
|Security was tightened around Rangoon’s Insein Prison on Friday as crowds gathered for the resumption of the trial of pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi. |
|By LAWI WENG|
|John William Yettaw, the American accused of unlawfully seeking refuge in Aung San Suu Kyi’s home, has been admitted to hospital in Rangoon’s Insein Prison after declining food for 49 days, according to his lawyer, Khin Maung Oo. |
|By THE IRRAWADDY|
|Burma’s former premier and spy chief Gen Khin Nyunt, who was ousted and placed under house arrest in October 2004, recently appeared in public and appeared to be in good health, according to one Rangoon source. |
|By THE ASSOCIATED PRESS|
|A moderate earthquake rocked southwest China killing one person, injuring at least 324 others and collapsing some 18,000 homes.|
The Canadian Friends of Burma (CFOB), a Non-Governmental Organization, has exhorted Jean Chretien, former Canadian Prime Minister to cancel his contract with the Canadian,... In a bid to disperse the crowd assembled outside the Insein prison in Rangoon, authorities spread false information that the court hearing of a defence witness in the trial of,......
Gem traders, who are members of the Burma Gem Traders’ Association, showcased their exhibits at the Gem Emporium in Kunming, Yunnan Province,...
(Video) Talktime : Mismanagement Vs the state of Burma's economy
Editorial, Opinion and Analysis
(Commentary) The article by Solomon in Mizzima on 6 July highlights the latest data about foreign investment in Burma. Perhaps I might try to interpret them fro...