Pyinmana (Myanmar)

Type: City
Name: Pyinmana (Myanmar)
Country: Myanmar/Burma
Latitude: 19.74
Longitude: 96.199997
population: 97,421
First reported Jul 25 2014 - Updated Jul 25 2014 - 1 reports

School water supplies being fixed, govt insists

Work to ensure schools are supplied with clean water will finish by the end of July, Deputy Minister for Education U Zaw Min Aung told parliament last week.The ministry is assessing how schools store and distribute water and what work is necessary to ... [Published Myanmar Times - Jul 25 2014]
First reported Jul 19 2014 - Updated Jul 19 2014 - 1 reports

Most well-attended Martyrs' Day ceremony held nationwide for first time in 30 years

:41The National League for Democracy's chairperson Aung San Suu Kyi bows at her father's grave (Photo – EMG)The most well-attended commemoration of the Martyrs' Day was held nationwide in Myanmar on July 19 (Saturday) for the first time in three deca ... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Jul 19 2014]
First reported Jul 04 2014 - Updated Jul 04 2014 - 1 reports

Curfew imposed in Mandalay following two deaths in unrest

:21A mob arriving in motorbikes gathered at corner of 26th and 28th Streets on the night of July 2 singing the national anthem and shouting abusive language (Photo-EMG)Authorities have imposed curfew in six townships in Mandalay, the second-largest city ... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Jul 04 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 2 reports

Curfew imposed after two killed in Buddhist-Muslim attacks in Myanmar's second-largest city Mandalay

Myanmar police have imposed curfew in Mandalay city after two men were killed in the second night of Buddhist-Muslim riots. Myanmar police have imposed an overnight curfew in the country's second largest city of Mandalay on Thursday, after two nights ... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 03 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Locals seek to reclaim Paunglaung Stadium land

The Ministry for Sports is coming under increasing scrutiny for a 2011 deal to rent a local football stadium in Nay Pyi Taw to a football team owned by the minister’s son.Pyinmana residents say the 30-year contract has left them unable to use the stadium, ... [Published Myanmar Times - Jul 03 2014]
First reported Jul 02 2014 - Updated Jul 03 2014 - 1 reports

Security Tight in Mandalay after Outbreak of Communal Violence

Lt-Col Sein Tun of the Mandalay Police Force talks to Buddhist monks during a clash between Buddhists and Muslims in Mandalay on July 1, 2014. (Photo: Teza Hlaing / The Irrawaddy)MANDALAY — More than a thousand police have been deployed in central Mandalay ... [Published Irrawaddy - Jul 02 2014]
First reported Jun 26 2014 - Updated Jun 26 2014 - 1 reports

Protests planned for detained minister

Supporters of former minister for religious affairs U San Sint announced plans to protest in Pathein this week over his recent sacking and arrest, as debate raged on Facebook as to whether he is a victim of a government plot.Residents from seven Ayeyarwady ... [Published Myanmar Times - Jun 26 2014]
First reported Jun 08 2014 - Updated Jun 08 2014 - 2 reports

M 4.6 - Asia Myanmar [Mandalay] Pyinmana

Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 08.06.2014 09:15:02 UTC Magnitude: M 4.6 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 35km Coordinate: 19° 33.600, 96° 12.000 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, June 08, 2014 at 15:15 in the afternoon ... [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
First reported Jun 02 2014 - Updated Jun 02 2014 - 1 reports

Charter reform should come after ceasefire agreement: Thein Sein

Constitutional reform should be initiated once the government has signed a a nationwide ceasefire agreement with all 17 ethnic armed groups currently involved in the peace process, Burma’s President Thein Sein said on Saturday during his monthly radio ... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Jun 02 2014]
First reported Apr 28 2014 - Updated Apr 28 2014 - 1 reports

Seventh-day memorials honour Win Tin

A seventh-day memorial was held in Rangoon and several other towns in Burma in memory of NLD co-founder Win Tin, who died one week ago on 21 April. In Burmese Buddhist tradition, seven days after a person dies a memorial is held to honour the deceased. ... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Apr 28 2014]

Quotes

"Each fire department has been instructed to play long sirens in memory of the Martyrs Day. That's why we took a fire truck in front and have it wailed the siren for one minute" said Myint Thein, deputy chief of Yangon Region Fire Services Department, located near the Sule Pagoda
"Most Muslims are hiding and some shifted to other towns near Mandalay and to hotels" the resident said, who asked to remain anonymous
"The present political climate is getting interesting. The actors in the plot are debating each other and I'm curious to see who will be the winner" said civil servant U Than Htike Aung, 40

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School water supplies being fixed, govt insists [Published Myanmar Times - Jul 25 2014]
Most well-attended Martyrs' Day ceremony held n... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Jul 19 2014]
Curfew imposed in Mandalay following two deaths... [Published Eleven Myanmar - Jul 04 2014]
Curfew imposed after two killed in Buddhist-Mus... [Published ABC Radio Australia - Jul 03 2014]
Locals seek to reclaim Paunglaung Stadium land [Published Myanmar Times - Jul 03 2014]
Two killed in sectarian violence in Myanmar's s... [Published Yahoo! India - Jul 03 2014]
Security Tight in Mandalay after Outbreak of Co... [Published Irrawaddy - Jul 02 2014]
Protests planned for detained minister [Published Myanmar Times - Jun 26 2014]
M 4.6 - Asia Myanmar [Mandalay] Pyinmana [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
M 4.6 - Asia Myanmar [Mandalay Division] Pyinmana [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
Charter reform should come after ceasefire agre... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Jun 02 2014]
Seventh-day memorials honour Win Tin [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Apr 28 2014]
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M 4.6 - Asia Myanmar [Mandalay] Pyinmana [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 08.06.2014 09:15:02 UTC Magnitude: M 4.6 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 35km Coordinate: 19° 33.600, 96° 12.000 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, June 08, 2014 at 15:15 in the afternoon ...
M 4.6 - Asia Myanmar [Mandalay Division] Pyinmana [Published RSOE EDIS - Earthquake Report > M 2.5 - Jun 08 2014]
Preliminary Earthquake Report: Date/Time: 08.06.2014 11:15:02 UTC Magnitude: M 4.6 Mercalli Scale: 4 Depth: 35.4 km Coordinate: 19° 33.876, 96° 11.736 Additional data: Local time in the epicenter: Sunday, June 08, 2014 at 17:15 in the afternoon ...
Charter reform should come after ceasefire agre... [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Jun 02 2014]
Constitutional reform should be initiated once the government has signed a a nationwide ceasefire agreement with all 17 ethnic armed groups currently involved in the peace process, Burma’s President Thein Sein said on Saturday during his monthly radio ...
Seventh-day memorials honour Win Tin [Published Democratic Voice of Burma » Analysis - Apr 28 2014]
A seventh-day memorial was held in Rangoon and several other towns in Burma in memory of NLD co-founder Win Tin, who died one week ago on 21 April. In Burmese Buddhist tradition, seven days after a person dies a memorial is held to honour the deceased. ...
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