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George Orwell's legacy echoes in Myanmar
Once forbidden, George Orwell's books are now feted in Myanmar, where he wrote his first novel.
Last updated: 26 Mar 2014 11:29 GMT
Japan's Abe pledges more aid for Myanmar
First Japanese leader to visit Myanmar in more than three decades vows to provide all possible economic assistance.
Last updated: 25 May 2013 12:36 GMT
Abe begins landmark visit to Myanmar
Japan attempts to reassert its position as country's biggest economic partner after decades of poor relations.
Last updated: 24 May 2013 11:17 GMT
Myanmar airstrikes reopen ethnic wounds
Fierce military campaign against northern Kachin rebels highlights country's festering ethnic divisions.
Last updated: 10 Jan 2013 14:37 GMT
US invites Myanmar to joint military drills
Inclusion in world's largest multi-national military field exercise seen as first step towards US-Myanmar military ties.
Last updated: 19 Oct 2012 12:37 GMT
Nobody's people in a no-man's land
Nearly a million Rohingya living in Myanmar are unwanted at home and shunned by neighbouring countries.
Last updated: 16 Aug 2012 13:53 GMT
Islamophobia and the fear of 'the other' in Myanmar
Racial tensions are coming to a head in Myanmar between the Buddhist majority and the Muslim Rohingya minority.
Last updated: 11 Jun 2012 08:34 GMT
The Rohingya: Myanmar's outcasts
Millions of residents of western Myanmar have been stripped of citizenship and basic human rights. Will Suu Kyi help?
Last updated: 30 Jan 2012 11:26 GMT
Neutralising Myanmar's ethnic rebellions
The military leadership in the country has never been keen on a lasting peace with ethnic resistance movements.
Last updated: 02 Dec 2011 12:47 GMT
US strikes out on Asia-Pacific conquest
Neglecting Asia's importance over the last decade may impair the US' ability to regain its former power position.
Last updated: 17 Nov 2011 11:08 GMT
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