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Myanmar's Rohingya deprived of education
Restricted travel, barred attendance, and overcrowding has seriously hampered the Rohingya's educational opportunities.
Last updated: 04 Aug 2014 12:59 GMT
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 ruling dents Suu Kyi presidential bid
Parliament committee votes against amending law barring anyone whose family are loyal to foreign state from presidency.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 07:21 GMT
When will the world act on Myanmar's abuses?
Myanmar's treatment of Rohingya Muslims amounts to 'ethnic cleansing' and 'crimes against humanity'.
Last updated: 28 Apr 2014 06:38 GMT
Myanmar's long road to peace
Despite a ceasefire signed in 2011, clashes continue between ethnic Shan rebels and government troops.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 11:11 GMT
Myanmar to mull interfaith marriage law
President Thein Sein asks parliament to consider an intermarriage bill aimed at 'protecting' Buddhists.
Last updated: 28 Feb 2014 14:33 GMT
Massacre reports put Rohingya on the run
Pressure mounts on Myanmar for an investigation amid reports that dozens of the persecuted minority were killed.
Last updated: 05 Feb 2014 12:43 GMT
Patterns of impunity and deceit in Myanmar
A UN supervised investigation is needed before more atrocities are committed against the Rohingya Muslims.
Last updated: 27 Jan 2014 13:30 GMT
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
Call for constitutional change in Myanmar
Protesters have asked the government to alter the constitution so that Aung San Suu Kyi can run in the next election.
Last updated: 03 Jan 2014 15:17 GMT
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Migrants in Italy: Arrival and survival
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In Pictures: Pakistan's street children
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Black youth bear brunt of drug cocktail
Young men and women are hooked to third-grade heroin mixed with rat poison, detergents and HIV/AIDS medicine.
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