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  1. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Chief minister forced out in Myanmar's strife-torn Rakhine state

    Posted Jun 20th 2014, 10:42pm by AP

    ... their lives and had "wholly inadequate access to basic services including health, education, water and sanitation". Predominantly Buddhist Myanmar considers the Rohingya Muslims ...

  2. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    With pond the only water supply in village near Yangon, Myanmar's boom is uneven

    Posted Apr 13th 2014, 05:41am by AP

    ... Associated Press in Dala, Myanmar Just outside commercial capital, villagers rely on pond for all their water Left behind in Myanmar's boom Every afternoon, the long queues start ... drinking water, they say, and during the dry season, April and May, there is only so much to go around. "It wasn't always this way," said 72-year-old Tin Shwe, one of the village ...

  3. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar’s first census in decades bars name Rohingya

    Posted Mar 30th 2014, 05:19pm by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... information well beyond the number of people living in each home, however, from literacy and employment levels, to disabilities, access to clean water, and fertility and mortality rates. It also ...

  4. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar Spitfire hunt leads to water-filled crate

    Posted Jan 10th 2013, 10:08am by Associated Press in Yangon

    ... of the planes has been found, full of muddy water. How much water damage occurred was not yet clear, and searchers could not definitively say what was inside the crate. But British aviation enthusiast David J. Cundall, who is driving the hunt for the rare Spitfire planes, called the results “very encouraging.” “It will take some time to pump the water out... but I do expect all aircraft ...

  5. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar floods force 25,000 into relief camps

    Posted Jul 31st 2013, 04:05pm by AFP

    ... to reach remote areas inundated by water. Flood waters have risen dramatically after several days of heavy rain in Karen State forcing thousands to flee to nearly 80 relief camps, said Chum Hre, ... hit by trees felled by fast-moving water, it added. In Thailand’s western town of Mae Sot, which borders the flood-hit area of Myanmar, waters have receded in the town centre but remain high ...

  6. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar floods leave 33,000 in camps and three dead

    Posted Aug 02nd 2013, 02:53pm by Agence France-Presse in Yangon

    ... In neighbouring Mon State a further 4,700 people were temporarily displaced by floods but some have now returned to their homes. The United Nations said it had delivered some medical aid including water ...

  7. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Suu Kyi voicing impossible dream to be president put leaders on spot

    Posted Jun 08th 2013, 12:00am by MCT

    ... McClatchy Tribune in New Delhi Opposition leader barred from being president, but she is making the government feel the heat Suu Kyi's impossible dream put leaders on spot Most politicians coyly deny they want to lead their country until the last possible minute, but Myanmar's opposition leader, Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi, dispensed with the usual pleasantries ...

  8. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Cyclone Mahasen a 'dress rehearsal' for Myanmar's Rohingya Muslims

    Posted May 21st 2013, 12:00am by AFP

    ... ramshackle shelters of bamboo and tarpaulin flung up in soggy paddy fields. Sanitation is a key concern. Rain last week left standing water in many of the camps and Mildren said water-borne diseases ...

  9. News - Asia - MYANMAR

    Myanmar's leader vows to curb poverty

    Posted Jun 02nd 2013, 02:52pm by AFP

    ... Agence France-Presse in Yangon Thein Sein vows to curb poverty Myanmar President Thein Sein pledged on Sunday to tackle chronic poverty in the long-isolated nation, whose economy was left in tatters by decades of harsh junta rule. “We have a good foundation for economic development in our country,” the former general said in a speech in Yangon, citing ample water resources, ...

  10. News - China - MYANMAR

    Invite's 'age limit' puts off China visit by Aung San Suu Kyi

    Posted May 04th 2013, 12:00am by Patrick Boehler

    ... aware" of the under-60 rule. I take this visit as a warming-up exercise. As the Chinese saying goes, a channel is made when the water flows "I take this visit as a warming-up exercise," Gao said. "As the Chinese saying goes, a channel is made when the water flows." The 12-member delegation will make the first of two planned visits to Myanmar's northern ...




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