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Merkel prompts Myanmar over minority rights
German chancellor pledges economic support to visiting president providing Myanmar does more to protect ethnic groups.
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Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 08:32 GMT
Assam rues India's stand on World War II road
Assam officials upset that WWII-era Stillwell Road won't be used in transnational highway linking four Asian nations.
Last updated: 01 Sep 2014 08:38 GMT
Myanmar monk accused of inciting violence
Buddhist preacher and nationalist leader denies responsibility for attacks against Muslim minorities.
Last updated: 08 Jun 2013 14:10 GMT
Thousands displaced by Myanmar dam
Huge construction project pits geopolitical rivals China and India against each other, while villagers are pushed out.
Last updated: 31 Mar 2013 07:23 GMT
Riot police break up Myanmar copper protest
Security forces used a water cannon and other weapons to end the three-month protest, injuring 10 monks, two critically.
Last updated: 29 Nov 2012 12:42 GMT
Rakhine crisis: Restricted humanitarian access and risk of radicalisation
The Myanmar government must do more to facilitate humanitarian access to all those affected by the violence.
Last updated: 10 Nov 2012 11:54 GMT
Myanmar releases detained student leaders
Activists arrested on Friday released on fiftieth anniversary of university crackdown, as government reforms questioned.
Last updated: 07 Jul 2012 21:31 GMT
Is Myanmar the new Asian tiger?
Despite some reforms, Myanmar remains a hardcore military dictatorship and lacks a civil society.
Last updated: 07 Feb 2012 09:57 GMT
Explosions rock three Myanmar cities
Reports indicate two people wounded after blasts in Mandalay, Naypyidaw and Pyin Oo Lwin.
Last updated: 24 Jun 2011 11:25 GMT
Muslim minority attacked in Myanmar
Monasteries and mosques in Myanmar are under surveillance after violence instigated by Buddhists against Muslims left a dozen people dead.
Last updated: 03 Nov 2003 05:34 GMT
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