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Are Myanmar's reforms backsliding?
Critics say the government is going full-steam ahead on economic recovery at the expense of human rights.
Last updated: 19 Sep 2014 09:23 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
Facebook in Myanmar: Amplifying hate speech?
Since violence erupted in 2012, Facebook users in Myanmar have fanned anti-Muslim sentiment.
Last updated: 14 Jun 2014 12:10 GMT
Myanmar's Rohingya face a humanitarian crisis
Displaced Muslim Rohingya do not have adequate access to healthcare or clean water.
Carlos Sardina Galache
Last updated: 19 Apr 2014 16:50 GMT
Myanmar backtracks on aid group expulsion
Government announcement comes one day after Doctors Without Borders said it had been told to leave country.
Last updated: 02 Mar 2014 09:16 GMT
MSF deeply shocked at expulsion from Myanmar
Government accuses aid group of misleading the world about an attack on Rohingya last month in northern part of Rakhine.
Last updated: 01 Mar 2014 01:11 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
UN: Dozens killed in Myanmar village
More than 40 Muslims were killed when a Buddhist mob armed with knives and machetes attacked a village, officials say.
Last updated: 23 Jan 2014 20:40 GMT
Rohingya deaths denied by Myanmar government
Rights group says civilians killed, including at least one child, during sectarian violence in a western village.
Last updated: 17 Jan 2014 17:07 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
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Gunning down the taxmen of Somalia
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Down and out in upscale Japan
Tokyo government claims its homeless population has hit a record low, but analysts - and the homeless - beg to differ.
3D printing and the future of disaster relief
3D printers can cheaply construct homes and could soon be deployed to help victims of catastrophe rebuild their lives.
Protecting Mongolia's parent-less children
Lack of child protection laws means abandoned and orphaned kids rely heavily on the care of strangers.
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Big rethink for counterterrorism
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