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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
A new weapon in Myanmar's fight against HIV
A new $160m funding package will allow the country to treat all of its citizens affected by HIV/AIDS.
Last updated: 14 Sep 2013 18:53 GMT
Myanmar announces amnesty for prisoners
Release of 452 jail inmates, in advance of Obama's visit, criticised for leaving fate of political detainees unclear.
Last updated: 15 Nov 2012 16:22 GMT
Suu Kyi makes debut in Myanmar parliament
Opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi takes seat as elected politician for first time in military dominated legislature.
Central & South Asia
Last updated: 09 Jul 2012 11:14 GMT
What is behind Myanmar's ethnic unrest?
As sectarian tensions run high in the country's west, we ask how it will impact the government's fragile reform plan.
Last updated: 13 Jun 2012 11:41 GMT
Suu Kyi meets Myanmar president
Opposition leader holds talks with President Sein as she prepares to take seat in parliament.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2012 05:44 GMT
Suu Kyi to run for Myanmar parliament
Myanmar democratic opposition leader confirms she will stand for parliament in April by-elections.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2012 06:02 GMT
A democratic Myanmar?
Recent events indicate that Myanmar may be emerging from its long, self-imposed isolation from the rest of the world.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 11:35 GMT
Myanmar to free more political prisoners
Monday's amnesty to coincide with speech by Aung San Suu Kyi to mark first anniversary of her release from house arrest.
Last updated: 13 Nov 2011 12:00 GMT
Myanmar's careful reformist: Thein Sein
Reform and submission to the people's will has Myanmar sprung up for hope, yet hardliners and China complicate matters.
William Lloyd George
Last updated: 07 Oct 2011 10:15 GMT
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In Pictures: Kashmir's parkour generation
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