Nay Pyi Taw, 22 March—According to the latest report this evening, the official death toll in Meiktila communal violence has reached 11 while 39 other were wounded.
Ottwin, 22 March — A male elephant of Myanmar Timber Enterprise was killed and its tusks were chopped off at Pyukun reserved forest in Toungoo District of Bago Region.
Nay Pyi Taw, February 15
It has been learnt that on 2013 February 7, at about 11:45 PM, U ThaTun and wife DawPhyu Ma Chay, U MaungShwe Than and wife Daw Win WinPhyu all together 4 people from “Don Bway” village, “Bu Ta Lone” village group, “Myauk U” township, while they were making the night sentry at the two farm huts, northeast of the village, 10 Bengali men holding rods and knives arrived at the huts.
Jointly organized by Myanmar Tourism Federation and Myanmar Tourism Services Co., Ltd, Miss Myanmar International 2013 will be held at Myanmar Convention Centre on Mindhamma Street in Mayangon Township in Yangon on 24 February.
Nay Pyi Taw, 1 Feb— The Government of Japan, under its Grant Assistance for Grass-Roots Human Security Projects (GGP) Scheme, has decided to extend assistance of US$ 479, 276 for construction of school buildings.