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Myanmar police make Asia’s biggest drug bust in decades, seizing 200 million meth tablets

Barrels of chemicals from the seizure are seen in this handout photograph from the Myanmar government. Hong Kong (CNN)Myanmar police
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Myanmar Factories Face ‘Irreversible’ Harm If Shutdown Extended

Shirts sit at a textile embroidery machine at a factory in Yangon, Myanmar in 2018.  Photographer: Taylor Weidman/Bloomberg The majority of Myanmar’s
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Under cover of Covid-19, conflict in Myanmar goes unchecked

Repression and violence against ethnic minorities carrieson, even in the face of international investigations. TOPSHOT – Volunteers spread calcium oxide
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China flips the electoral script in Myanmar

Chinese President Xi Jinping (L) and Myanmar State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi shake hands before a bilateral meeting at
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Myanmar prepares response to International Court order on Rohingya

File Photo | Myanmar’s leader Aung San Suu Kyi addressing judges of the International Court of Justice   The Netherlands-based
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Myanmar police make Asia’s biggest drug bust in decades, seizing 200 million meth tablets

Barrels of chemicals from the seizure are seen in this handout photograph from the Myanmar government. Hong Kong (CNN)Myanmar police
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Myanmar To Build Two Earth Observation Satellites With Japanese Assistance

Image courtesy of Myanmar Aerospace Engineering University. Myanmar is to build and launch a small Earth observation satellite by 2021
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China provides medical supplies for Myanmar’s COVID-19 fight

Photo taken on May 13, 2020 shows medical supplies donated by Chinese government at the handover ceremony in Yangon, Myanmar.
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UN to hold video conference over violence, virus in Myanmar

A Myanmar border guard watches over a police station in northern Rakhine last year. (AFP pic) UNITED NATIONS: The UN
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Myanmar’s 2020 Elections: What Does the Future Hold?

If the polls move forward despite the pandemic, it will be a landmark development for Myanmar. A voter registers to
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Perspective

OBOR - Mr. Ranjit Barthakur

Observer Research Foundation Mumbai

Ideas and Action for a Better India THE BELT & ROAD INITIATIVE India’s perspectives on
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Myanmar Homes

TOWNS AND VILLAGES IN MYANMAR There are few large towns or cities in Myanmar with
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Landless in Myanmar

Land is often the most significant asset of most rural families. Approximately 70 percent of
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Environment

HRW: 200 Homes Burned in Rakhine, Myanmar

This handout satellite image from Planet Labs taken on May 23, 2020 and released by
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FLOATING LABORATORY LAUNCHED TO MONITOR LOKTAK LAKE

With the view to protect the Loktak lake from further deterioration, a mobile research laboratory
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CONSERVATION BASED EDUCATION VEHICLE TO ADDRESS COMMUNITY WELLBEING

In an effort to sensitise the local communities lodged around Manas National Park toward environmental
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Technology

Mr Sarbananda Sonowal

Bamboo Technology Park : Inaugurated by the Chief Minister of Assam in Guwahati

The North-East of India is considered a paradise abound with unique and exquisite natural resources. Recently, Bamboo Technology Park was
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BSNL to Connect all Assam GPS through Optical Fiber in 2017-18

Influx of new digital ventures or giving digital makeover to old and traditional structures, India, subtly yet swiftly is becoming
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Telenor Shifts Myanmar Focus to Internet Services

As the era of rapid telecom subscriber growth in Myanmar has ended, one of the chief operators in the country,
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JICA Agrees to Share its Technology to Promote Sustainable Agriculture in Mizoram

Japanese International Cooperative Agency (JICA) has signed an agreement with Mizoram Government under which it has agreed to share its
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Vodafone Invests in 3G Network at Shillong in Meghalaya

Indian telecom company Vodafone has decided to enter India’s North East region. This huge telecom network operator Vodafone India is
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Thought Leaders

Framework for Political Dialogue to be Completed Prior to Next Peace Conference

During a press conference held on the third day of the Panglong Union Peace Conference, it was announced that the
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U.S. CONSIDERING EASING SANCTIONS ON MYANMAR DURING MS. SUU KYI’S WHITE HOUSE VISIT

U.S. Considering Easing Sanctions on Myanmar during Ms. Suu Kyi’s White House Visit

The U.S. Government is considering easing sanctions against Myanmar during the time of Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi’s visit which
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History Of Burma

History Of Burma

Early Burma The Nation we know as Burma was first formed during the goldenage of Pagan in the 11th century.
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Suu Kyi Speaks at Peace Conference to Boost Myanmar Cease-Fire

Ms. Aung San Suu Kyi, Myanmar’s newly appointed State Counselor, spoke at the Union Peace Conference for the first time.
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Arts & Culture

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Guide To The Growing Punk Music Scene

Names in Myanmar Punk Punk music is on the rise in Myanmar, especially in Yangon. There are no specific ‘punk’
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History Of Burma

History Of Burma

Early Burma The Nation we know as Burma was first formed during the goldenage of Pagan in the 11th century.
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Mythical landscape of Myanmar

Even before the days of British colonialism and the ‘exotic east’ writings of luminaries like Rudyard Kipling, Somerset Maugham and
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Bagan: Ancient Capital of Myanmar

Lacquerware The lacquer takes its roots in China it there has a few three thousand years, and then developed in
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Education News

Myanmar extends closure of preschools till May 15

A pre-school employee plays games together with the students in Yangon. Photo: The Myanmar Times The Ministry of Social Welfare,
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Learn Burmese language – Greetings in Burmese

Let’s learn Burmese with http://burmeselesson.com, with this introduction to Burmese greetings, practice to speak Burmese and learn your first words!
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Education System in Myanmar

  Education School/Level Grade From Grade To Age From Age To Years Primary Elementary Education 1 5 6 11 5
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Myanmar Youngsters Clamour for Languages Lessons

Foreign language study is booming in Myanmar as political change fuels young people’s hopes of opportunities at home and abroad
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