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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
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
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