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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
No respite for Rohingya in Bangladesh
Refugees forced to flee Myanmar are living in camps without adequate access to food or health services.
Last updated: 16 Jan 2014 11:09 GMT
Freeing Myanmar's political prisoners
President promised to release all political prisoners by end of 2013, but some are calling for more sweeping change.
Last updated: 07 Jan 2014 12:44 GMT
Call for constitutional change in Myanmar
Protesters have asked the government to alter the constitution so that Aung San Suu Kyi can run in the next election.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2014 15:17 GMT
Big tobacco eyes Myanmar market
As the country opens up to foreign multinationals, tobacco giants are staking a claim.
Lim Li Min
Last updated: 20 Nov 2013 06:05 GMT
Drug seizures reach record high in east Asia
UN report finds number of pills seized in the region grew by 59 percent, with most of the drugs coming from Myanmar.
Last updated: 08 Nov 2013 23:22 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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