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Locals Report Illegal Metal Mining in Danu Self-Administered Zone

Illegal mining for metals in the Danu Self-Administered Zone in southern Shan...
2019 10 02 Mung Khot

Thai, Burmese Companies Begin Controversial Mong Kok Coal Mining Project

Thai and Burmese companies have begun exploratory digging in preparation to jointly...
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Mega project impacts on life of local people (news feature)

There are full of gun-smoke on other side of Hsipaw town, where...
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Investigation: Shan State’s Pangolins Threatened With Extinction

Shan children in rural communities have long been seen wearing flat, shell-like...
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Shan protested against IFC meeting on its hydro-power dam project on Namtu River

On September 12, some 200 Shan Civil Society Organizations' (CSOs) members staged...
2019 09 12 Tanggyi 1

Locals Protest IFC Meeting in Taunggyi, Citing Hydropower Investments

Hundreds of locals and members of civil society organizations protested a meeting...
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Dozens Evacuated Due to Taunggyi Landslides

Some 50 people have been relocated after heavy rainfall caused multiple landslides...
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Pigs Die En Masse in Eastern Shan State

As dead pigs are seen floating down a...
2019 08 02 Mung Nai Frammar 1

Farmers Suffering From Effects of Insecticide in Mongnai Township

‘Chemical insecticides are easy to sell and easy...
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Locals Will Protest Coal Mine in Mongkai If Company Does Not Withdraw

‘If they cannot work in our paddy fields, how will they survive?’ a local...