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Monsoon rains hit Myanmar and Thailand
About 25,000 people evacuated from homes in Myanmar while flood water inundates provinces in bordering Thailand.
Last updated: 01 Aug 2013 10:02 GMT
To fight or reform? The role of Myanmar's former prisoners
Can the country's former political prisoners construct an alternative politics as the country evolves?
Last updated: 30 Jun 2012 14:45 GMT
Myanmar's careful reformist: Thein Sein
Reform and submission to the people's will has Myanmar sprung up for hope, yet hardliners and China complicate matters.
William Lloyd George
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 10:15 GMT
Myanmar refugees return home
Displaced people who fled to Thai border after clashes following Sunday's elections have begun heading back to Myanmar.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2010 22:52 GMT
Myanmar parties concede poll defeat
Military-backed party says it has 80 per cent of seats, while 20,000 people flee fighting on the border with Thailand.
Last updated: 09 Nov 2010 16:01 GMT
Thousands flee Myanmar clashes
At least 10,000 people seek refuge in Thailand as government troops clash with Karen fighters a day after crucial polls.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2010 19:05 GMT
Myanmar's clouded future
Thousands seeking refuge in Thailand struggle to survive but see no hope for change despite vote.
Last updated: 06 Nov 2010 20:22 GMT
Security boost at Myanmar border
In the run-up to Sunday's general elections, neighbouring Thailand decides to beef up military presence.
Last updated: 05 Nov 2010 15:07 GMT
Myanmar refugees' search for hope
Refugees find hope among mountains of rubbish in dump outside a Thai border town.
Last updated: 05 Sep 2010 07:44 GMT
New strain of malaria hits Thailand
Powerful drug-resistant strain reappears along SE Asian nation's border with Myanmar.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2010 11:14 GMT
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