Central & South Asia
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Myanmar hopes ancient cities make UNESCO list
A world heritage listing would bring funds to conserve the cities of Pyu, which existed more than 2,000 years ago.
Last updated: 22 Jun 2014 05:59 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
PM's dismissal shakes Thai political scene
Constitutional Court's ruling against Yingluck Shinawatra sets stage for fresh round of political bickering and unrest.
Last updated: 08 May 2014 07:13 GMT
Thai PM in court over abuse of power charges
Case against Yingluck Shinawatra relates to her replacement of country's security chief with a relative in 2011.
Last updated: 06 May 2014 06:08 GMT
Aid activity freeze hurts Myanmar's Rohingya
Suspension of NGO operations after attacks on their offices leaves aid-dependent minority group even more vulnerable.
Last updated: 11 Apr 2014 06:34 GMT
Questions raised as Myanmar wraps up census
Buddhists regard minority Muslim Rohingyas as undocumented migrants from Bangladesh, and do not want them counted.
Last updated: 10 Apr 2014 22:36 GMT
Mistrust hampers search for Malaysian plane
Critics say disorganised search effort of missing aircraft highlights how Asian neighbours do not cooperate enough.
Last updated: 23 Mar 2014 05:32 GMT
Malaysia's Walls of Hope for missing airline
Campaign to show support for families with loved ones missing from flight MH370 gathers steam.
Last updated: 14 Mar 2014 11:26 GMT
Rohingya students still facing discrimination
Continuing animosity between Buddhists and Muslims in Myanmar leaves many Rohingya unable to return to university.
Last updated: 23 Feb 2014 04:04 GMT
Thailand's history of endless protests
Street protests form a familiar sight to residents of country plagued by political unrest for years.
Last updated: 29 Dec 2013 15:45 GMT
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