“It would be impossible to wash off the dirt that has been piling up for more than 50 years in just one morning,” said Win Myint.
The move follows a chain of fatal incidents across the country, including the electrocution of a seven-year-old girl in Magwe earlier this week.
The US international election observation mission in Burma has apparently been scammed of more than US$42,000 by computer hackers.
The controversial Buddhist monk blasted UN Rapporteur Yanghee Lee for her alleged bias towards the Rohingya Muslim minority.
Rangoon’s Minister of Finance says there are plans for new overpasses to relieve traffic congestion in Tamwe, Bahan and Mayangone townships, and traffic lights for 65 busy junctions.
The family of a man who died from a brain haemorrhage mid-October have filed a complaint to the Myanmar Human Rights Commission, claiming he had been beaten by police a…