The defence team say Patrick Kum Jaa Lee is suffering from asthma attacks in prison, where he has been held for over a month.
Around 1,500 farmers from Mandalay Division marched through Pyin Oo Lwin demanding the return of 300,000 acres of farmland allegedly confiscated by the government and private companies.
Art lovers in Rangoon were treated to a solo exhibition by leading political activist Min Ko Naing on Wednesday
DVB explores the life of one of Burma’s leading political activists, Naw Ohn Hla.
Activists from global campaign group Avaaz erect a ‘graveyard’ outside the British parliament to warn David Cameron against Burma becoming another Rwanda as the Prime Minister welcomes President Thein Sein[…]