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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
Myanmar's census stokes tensions
An upcoming census tracking religious and ethnic statistics could renew unrest.
Last updated: 28 Mar 2014 13:20 GMT
George Orwell's legacy echoes in Myanmar
Once forbidden, George Orwell's books are now feted in Myanmar, where he wrote his first novel.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 11:29 GMT
Myanmar backtracks on aid group expulsion
Government announcement comes one day after Doctors Without Borders said it had been told to leave country.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 09:16 GMT
Is Suu Kyi eclipsing Myanmar's peace process?
The pro-democracy icon may not be able to run for president unless the constitution is changed.
Last updated: 17 Feb 2014 10:39 GMT
Myanmar's Buddhist-Rohingya ethnic divide
Displaced Rohingya Muslims struggle with persecution and Buddhist resentment.
Last updated: 04 Feb 2014 13:09 GMT
Myanmar linking up to digital world
Pact with telecommunications providers kicks off plan to make mobiles widely available within five years.
Last updated: 31 Jan 2014 18:01 GMT
Inking Myanmar's identity
Taboo no more, tattoos are making a comeback in the fast-changing southeast Asian country.
Last updated: 28 Jan 2014 17:36 GMT
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