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U Win Tin, who died four years ago, would have been 88 today. On his birthday, The Irrawaddy looks back on the enduring legacy of the beloved democracy activist, journalist and long-time political prisoner, who lives on as an emblem of persistence and bravery for those seeking true democratic change in ...
The case occurred in October 2015 when U Win Tin, from Phaya Hla village in Taungthar township, was hospitalised at the City Hospital Mandalay and ... U Win Tin, who is now in his 60s, has recovered from his illness, her daughter said, describing him as an ordinary farmer who does not stay overnight ...

Daw Aye Aye Thin at the Hantharwaddy U Win Tin Foundation clinic, which treats many former political prisoners. (Steve Tickner | Frontier). Kyaw San said that although the FPPS and the foundation did what they could to help former prisoners of conscience, many had expected to receive support from the ...
The volunteers including Dr Khin Than Aye, who is working as the social worker for Saytena clinic opened by Hanthawady U Win Tin Foundation. A Buddhist monk Ashin Zawana (Myittashin Shwepyitha) before leaving a religious order donated the land plot for enabling the healthcare center to open for the ...
We'll also invite private companies for this. And we will try to supply good paddy strains.” U Win Tin Aung is set to take the oath of office on the fourth day of the Irrawaddy Region Parliament's emergency meeting, after President U Htin Kyaw confirms his appointment. Translated from Burmese by Thet Ko Ko.
Meanwhile, U Win Tin is an accountant who knows about financial matters and statistics and has also worked in the Auditor's General Office. They were recruited for their expertise in these areas,” U Ye Min Oo said. “I have participated in discussions on the economy and involved in developing solutions on ...

Three years to the day since Burma lost one of its leading intellectual figures, U Win Tin, The Irrawaddy looks back on his enduring legacy. A beloved democracy activist, journalist, founding member of the National League for Democracy and a former political prisoner, U Win Tin lives on as an emblem of ...
Created by sculptor Jim McNalis – former art director for Walt Disney – in his studio in Florida, the sculpture of U Win Tin is one of a series of sculptures he calls “Democracy Heroes of Burma”. Last week, McNalis visited Yangon where he presented the artwork to the Pen Myanmar Center, a branch of the non-government ...
When I learned of the death of Myanmar writer and activist U Win Tin, I decided to wear a blue shirt for the day. The gesture, however small, struck me as a fitting tribute to Myanmar's longest-held political prisoner, a man who vowed to continue wearing his blue prison shirt until all prisoners of conscience in ...
Burmese journalist, longtime political prisoner and National League for Democracy co-founder U Win Tin passed away on April 21 at age 85. Here's video of his last public appearance, on a panel of exceptionally courageous journalists at the East-West Center International Media Conference in Yangon ...
U Win Tin, a journalist, author and poet who became a leading opponent of the military rulers of Myanmar, where he was imprisoned and tortured for 19 years, died on Monday in Yangon, formerly Rangoon. Sources differ on whether he was 84 or 85. The political party he helped found, the National League ...
U Win Tin was one of Burma's leading journalists, a towering figure in the democracy movement and a founding member of the National League for Democracy. Handsome and charismatic, he devoted his life to the struggle to liberate his nation from military rule. As vice-president of the journalists' union in ...
(New York) – Human Rights Watch mourns the passing of U Win Tin, one of Burma's most prominent human rights activists and journalists. A longtime journalist who later spent years as a political prisoner, he died of renal failure on April 21, 2014, at the age of 84. “U Win Tin was the exemplar of dignified ...
September 23, 2008 — One of the founders of the NLD, U Win Tin, is released after 19 years in jail, and adopts plans to revive the party.
U Win Tin, a founding member of the NLD and former editor who spent 20 years in jail, told the Bangkok Post in 2012 that conflict in Rakhine ...
“Five acres is the farmland and the rest are other plantations such as cashew, banana, bamboo, and seasonal vegetables,” said U Win Tin, on ...
Meanwhile, U Win Tin is an accountant who knows about financial matters and statistics and has also worked in the Auditor's General Office.

Another complainant, U Win Tin of Mya Pyin village, explained that the government confiscated paddy lands in order to build Nga Pyaw ...
“It was published in 3rd year commemoration of Sayagyi Hantharwady U Win Tin. The newspaper contains the works of 50 children – cartoons, ...
U Win Tin was a true believer in democracy and press freedom. His unrelenting, sharp criticism of Burma's past and current government will be ...
U Win Tin, the co-founder of the National League for Democracy, reading ... On the occasion of the third anniversary of the death of U Win Tin, ...
Though during his lifetime U Win Tin had a decorated career – serving as the co-founder of the National League of Democracy, the editor-in-chief of Mandalay ...
When I learned of the death of Myanmar writer and activist U Win Tin, I decided to wear a blue shirt for the day. The gesture, however small, ...
Burmese journalist, longtime political prisoner and National League for Democracy co-founder U Win Tin passed away on April 21 at age 85.
U Win Tin, a journalist, author and poet who became a leading opponent of the military rulers of Myanmar, where he was imprisoned and ...
U Win Tin was one of Burma's leading journalists, a towering figure in the democracy movement and a founding member of the National ...
(New York) – Human Rights Watch mourns the passing of U Win Tin, one of Burma's most prominent human rights activists and journalists.
Though during his lifetime U Win Tin had a decorated career - serving as the co-founder of the National League of Democracy, the editor-in-chief of Mandalay newspaper, Hanthawaddy, an NLD politician and political prisoner - most young people in ...
U Win Tin, who works as a chief editor for Union Daily, also said in an interview that China has become the second economic giant in the world, recalling that he had been to China for 14 times between 1991 and 2016 and witnessed China's development.
"About 70 percent of those traffic accidents were caused by motorcycles," said U Win Tin, the director of Irrawaddy Division's Road Transport Directorate.
His idols were political, figures like U Win Tin, a dissident writer, and General Aung San, the architect of Burmese independence and late father of Aung San Suu Kyi.
U Win Tin, Chief Editor of Myanmar's magazine named Northern Star, called the seminar a window for the outside world to learn about China's South China Sea policy.
One example is that of the story by a famous writer and journalist Hanthawaddy U Win Tin. In late 1988, Tin wrote a story about a crab.
The 30-minute film, "Vein," by Ko Jet, Htet Aung San and Phyo Zayar Kyaw, won the Aung San Suu Kyi Award (National) and the Hantharwady U Win Tin award at the ceremony held on June 19 to coincide with the birthday of Aung San Suu Kyi, to whom the ...
Vein, a tale of poverty and corruption amid stunning natural wealth, was awarded the prestigious Aung San Suu Kyi and Hantharwady U Win Tin awards at the close of the Human Rights Human Dignity International Film Festival 2016. The Human Rights ...
Awards will include the Aung San Suu Kyi Award for best national film; the Aung San Suu Kyi Award for best international film; the Min Ko Naing Award; the March 13 Award; the Hanthawady U Win Tin Award; the Vaclav Havel Award; the VOA Award; the ...
Tatmadaw aircraft were said to have bombed positions of the Shan State Progressive Party (SSPP) this afternoon as the new government stepped up preparations to hold a national peace conference.
AV Media was established by U Win Tin Win in 1989 and started producing VHS tapes, but the industry went silent in 2000 when AV ceased production of documentary films.
There is no rehabilitation for former political prisoners and the many lives remain ruined, the interim report says. The new government should give health care, physical and mental assistance, according to the Hanthawady U Win Tin Foundation. There are ...
There is no rehabilitation for former political prisoners and the many lives remain ruined, the interim report says. The new government should give health care, physical and mental assistance, according to the Hanthawady U Win Tin Foundation. 1,130 ...
Three female employees at a Yangon steelworks who recently complained about labour rights violations have quit after being placed on heavy duties by the factory manager, according to the workers and a local union.
U Win Tin Ko, manager of the Fushin Rubber Factory, said that rubber already has its own odor and the factory have been using a system to send away the odor underground.
The late U Win Tin smiled as he explained how Suu Kyi enjoyed celebrity status in the country and beyond. "Daw Suu's status is gigantic," he said, looking me straight in the eyes.
In an announcement that mostly confirmed previous speculation, the NLD revealed yesterday its nominations for the positions of speaker and deputy speaker of the Pyithu and Amyotha hluttaws.
The rector of Meiktila University is facing charges for allegedly taking bribes to the tune of nearly K11 million from a construction company tasked with building a new wing.
Drawing on her notebooks and hundreds of hours of audio recordings from the time, she chronicles the daily struggles of "Nway", "Nigel", and "Grandpa" U Win Tin, three men who rose up through the ranks of the NLD as key strategists and organisers.


 

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