Aung San Suu Kyi's party is leading in nearly all the districts where vote counting has been completed.
It isn't clear Burma's new government is as committed to political freedom as it should be.
The opposition appears on course for a landslide in the first free elections in 25 years.
Activist's National League for Democracy party is expected to win largest share of votes.
Ahead of Myanmar's historic elections, a new report finds evidence of ongoing genocide against the Muslim minority group.
Myanmar is holding its historic elections in a matter of weeks.
Most are overseas and have been unable to register; canceled polls in areas affected by ethnic violence could also dent the election's credibility.
The November elections will show if Myanmar's march to democracy is real.
Beijing has denied the accusation but the rare public criticism exposes growing tensions between the two countries.
Military uses veto to prevent changes to constitution allowing opposition leader to run.
Researchers say this is a common "service" for desperate migrant mothers fearful of losing their jobs.
Authorities don't know yet how many bodies are in each of the 139 grave sites.
Myanmar has up to now resisted calls for it to take part in meetings on the migrant crisis.
Fleeing persecution, Rohingya migrants are being kept at sea by countries that don't want them.
Several thousand migrants, many of them hungry and sick, are adrift in boats in Southeast Asian seas and governments of the region must rescue them quickly to avert a "massive humanitarian crisis," the U.N. says.
The Rohingya, a persecuted Muslim minority in Myanmar, were among the hundreds of refugees rescued in Malaysia and Indonesia this weekend.
MySQUAR aims to be the "driving force" behind Myanmar's online economy
A court in Yangon sentenced the men for denigrating Buddhism.