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Myanmar flood toll to rise as rains lash region

Rescue work in Myanmar has been hampered by continued downpours and the inaccessibility of many of the remote regions worst hit by the deluges.


Myanmar pardons almost 7,000 prisoners

An Information Ministry statement said 6,966 prisoners, including 210 foreigners, will be freed across the country “on humanitarian grounds and in view of national reconciliation.”

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Myanmar democratic leader Suu Kyi registers for November elections

Suu Kyi’s National League for Democracy will contest almost all the 498 parliamentary seats in the Nov. 8 polls

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Monsoon floods in northern Myanmar leaves 9 dead

Flooding is common during Myanmar’s monsoon season, which typically starts in late May and ends in mid-October.

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Myanmar govt resume talks with minority groups to end six decades of ceasefire

The prospect of reaching a deal as soon as possible, however, was uncertain.

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22 years a slave: Myanmar fisherman reunites with family after long years at sea

Myint Naing is among thousands of Burmese fishermen who are tricked or sold into forced labor in fishing industry, forced to work under harsh conditions with little pay.


Myanmar’s parliament blocks changes to constitution

“I am not surprised with the result. Those who didn’t vote for the change have shown they are against change,” Suu Kyi said.

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Myanmar’s parliament rejects constitutional amendments

Myanmar’s parliament rejected changes to two clauses that would allow Suu Kyi to compete in the elections and remove military veto power.

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In Manipur militancy hub, Myanmar provides what ‘distant’ India does not

Villages bank on barter across the border, militants provide more medical help ‘than state govt ever did’

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China-Myanmar Reset: Suu Kyi in Beijing

If China’s stakes in Myanmar are massive and enduring, Suu Kyi can’t ignore Myanmar’s deep historic ties with China and the logic of geography.

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Myanmar strike: Seven dead bodies recovered, less than a dozen injured, say official sources

Impact on insurgents less than earlier estimates; target was one camp in Onzia and two in Ponyo; NSCN (K) leader, 40 cadres fled camp before strike.


Centre should exhibit maturity, jingoism won’t help special ops: Congress

Indian Army had undertaken a successful cross-border strike with the knowledge of Myanmarese authorities killing at least 38 insurgents

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Myanmar ops: Those who ‘fear India’s new posture’ have started reacting, says Parrikar

Pakistan’s Interior Minister Nisar Ali Khan had on Wednesday had said that “Pakistan is not Myanmar”.

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After Myanmar strike, NSCN-K plans revenge attack; high alert sounded across Northeast

A high security alert has been sounded across northeast after reports that NSCN-K militants have entered India for revenge attacks following Army’s strike in insurgent camps.


Empires of poppies

Myanmar’s drug boom is worrying. Insurgents in the Northeast could tap into it.