A shortage of teachers at a government school in a village in Magwe Division’s Myaing Township is forcing parents to raise money to hire substitute teachers.
At a school renown for discipline and training, former street kids are attempting to get their lives back on track.
Close to 70 jailed students were brought to the court for their sixth pre-trail hearing on Tuesday, facing five charges stemming from a March education reform rally which ended in chaos.
On this week’s episode of DVB Debate, the panel asks whether the police use of civilian thugs to put down protests can be legally justified.
DVB speaks to Veteran Burma researcher Bertil Lintner about the state of democratic reform in Burma.
Large numbers of protestors are arrested, as an image of confusion and violence in Letpadan emerges.