Ousted head of Myanmar ruling party vows to keep working for nation

The ousted leader of Myanmar`s ruling party on Friday vowed to "continue to work" for the country in his first comments after an unexpected internal putsch ahead of landmark November elections.

Myanmar ruling party chief sacked amid power struggle in country

 Shwe Mann has been sacked from his post of chairman of Myanmar`s ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (USDP) amid a power struggle.

Myanmar police `enter` ruling party HQ: Party leader`s son

 Myanmar security forces have entered the headquarters of the country`s ruling party as it held a conference on upcoming elections, according to the son of the powerful speaker, who said there were also "guards" at his father`s house.

Myanmar opposition, 88-Generation student group to work together

Myanmar opposition National League for Democracy (NLD) and 88-Generation Peace and Open Society Group agreed on Wednesday to work on elections, constitution amendment and domestic peace process.

Myanmar political leaders to hold talks on amending constitution

Myanmar`s parliament has unanimously endorsed talks between the country’s top political leaders on amending a military-drafted constitution that bars opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi from being president, a parliamentarian from her party said.

Myanmar`s 15 ethnic parties agree to form union

Fifteen Myanmar ethnic parties have agreed to unify to form the Federal Union Party, Xinhua reported.

Myanmar Prez Thein Sein resigns as ruling party chairman

Myanmar President U Thein Sein has resigned as chairman of the ruling Union Solidarity and Development Party (UNDP) and his party post was replaced by its vice chairman U Shwe Mann, according to the party`s Union Daily Thursday.

Myanmar`s Suu Kyi vows to bring new blood to party

Myanmar`s Aung San Suu Kyi vowed to inject new blood into party and urged members to rise above petty differences as they elect new leadership in 25-year history of National League for Democracy.