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Are Myanmar's reforms backsliding?
Critics say the government is going full-steam ahead on economic recovery at the expense of human rights.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 09:23 GMT
Excerpts from 'Another Man's War'
Al Jazeera's Barnaby Phillips wrote a book tracing the steps of one Nigerian soldier who fought in Myanmar during WWII.
Last updated: 04 Sep 2014 13:01 GMT
Myanmar: A new dawn
As Myanmar emerges slowly from five decades of dictatorship, will it ever catch up with its more prosperous neighbours?
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Last updated: 21 Aug 2014 18:48 GMT
Myanmar journalists caught up in crackdown
Five Myanmar journalists were recently sentenced to ten years in prison, a move decried by rights groups.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 09:54 GMT
Myanmar's wildlife trafficking hotspot
Mong La has become a hub for gambling, prostitution and illegal animal products like ivory and tiger skull.
Last updated: 17 Jun 2014 11:01 GMT
Facebook in Myanmar: Amplifying hate speech?
Since violence erupted in 2012, Facebook users in Myanmar have fanned anti-Muslim sentiment.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 12:10 GMT
Myanmar farmers hold sit-in against military
Dozens of farmers hold peaceful protest in capital Yangon against land confiscation by previous military regime.
Last updated: 22 May 2014 07:06 GMT
Strangled by traffic in Yangon
An influx of cars and a lack of ideas have choked the city streets of Myanmar's booming former capital.
Last updated: 12 Apr 2014 09:28 GMT
Internet freedom in Myanmar: A curse or an opportunity?
With Myanmar's recently acquired internet freedom, questions arise about hate speech and incitement to violence online.
Jillian C. York
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 11:35 GMT
Tensions rise as Myanmar holds census
Buddhist nationalists threaten to boycott tally over fears it could lead to recognition for Rohingyas.
Last updated: 30 Mar 2014 13:59 GMT
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