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Myanmar journalists caught up in crackdown
Five Myanmar journalists were recently sentenced to ten years in prison, a move decried by rights groups.
Last updated: 14 Jul 2014 09:54 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
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
Lives in limbo: Displaced Muslims in Myanmar
Rights groups say the Rohingya in predominantly Buddhist Myanmar face some of the worst discrimination in the world.
Last updated: 15 May 2013 14:11 GMT
Mosques torched in deadly Myanmar riots
Fighting erupts with at least five people reported killed and three mosques burned down in central Meiktila town.
Last updated: 22 Mar 2013 04:42 GMT
Obama praises reforming Myanmar
US leader says Myanmar is on a "remarkable journey" of reform but has further to go, promising US support and aid.
Last updated: 19 Nov 2012 12:16 GMT
Suu Kyi upbeat about post-poll Myanmar
Opposition leader calls for co-operation to build genuine democracy, as her party claims winning all seats it contested.
Last updated: 05 Apr 2012 03:34 GMT
Myanmar's Suu Kyi 'wins landmark election'
Opposition party led by her says it is on course to win 44 of the 45 contested seats in Sunday's parliamentary by-polls.
Last updated: 02 Apr 2012 02:30 GMT
Suu Kyi 'wins seat' in Myanmar parliament
Democracy icon's party says she has triumphed in by-election contest seen as test of government's commitment to reform.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2012 12:11 GMT
Myanmar votes in landmark elections
Pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi seeks place in parliament in vote seen as test of government's commitment to reform.
Last updated: 01 Apr 2012 11:34 GMT
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