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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
A forced bride: 'We survive for each day'
Kachin women who venture into China for work are vulnerable to falling prey to abductors looking for marriage.
Last updated: 09 Aug 2014 08:24 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
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 'reaches truce' with Kachin rebels
Government and rebel leaders agree preliminary ceasefire to end two years of fighting, according to negotiator.
Last updated: 30 May 2013 16:52 GMT
Myanmar holds peace talks with ethnic groups
Government officials meet minority rebel groups in Thailand to try to resolve issues including the Kachin conflict.
Last updated: 21 Feb 2013 21:38 GMT
Kachin: Can there be lasting peace?
As Kachin rebels and Myanmar's government agree to hold more talks, we discuss attempts to calm the escalating tensions.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2013 10:24 GMT
Myanmar and Kachin rebels to hold peace talks
Meetings in China set to start on Monday after intensified fighting between the two sides.
Last updated: 03 Feb 2013 09:09 GMT
Myanmar captures key rebel-held outpost
Army captures one of last rebel strongholds, as government rebukes US over its concerns for the ongoing fighting.
Last updated: 26 Jan 2013 15:50 GMT
Kachin rebels say Myanmar ignoring ceasefire
KIA spokesman says army resumed attack on rebel positions despite president's ceasefire order and offer of peace talks.
Last updated: 21 Jan 2013 06:22 GMT
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