Judges at Hlaing Tharyar Township Court are often faced with up to 40 criminal cases a day, leaving insufficient time to hear testimony and consider evidence.
Has the campaign period begun? While the Union Election Commission is yet to announce the formal start of campaigning, the National League for Democracy certainly thinks so.
Senior officials from a military-owned gas factory have escaped police charges over an explosion and fire on August 21.
Up to 300,000 residents without a fixed address or household registration documents will be eligible to vote in the November 8 election, the head of Yangon’s election commission has told The Myanmar Times.