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33 min ago | Reuters

Young Rohingya woman chases dream of peace and justice in Myanmar

Wai Wai Nu is a diminutive 27-year-old with pro-democracy activism in her genes and a quarter of her young life spent behind bars.

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Related Topix: Activism, Prison, Burma, World News

Sun Aug 31, 2014

Scoop

Foreign journalists key players in Myanmara s new p...

Reporters hold banners and shout slogans at a demonstration march for press freedom in Yangon earlier this year.

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Related Topix: Journalism, Burma, World News

Christian Science Monitor

For Myanmar political predictions, locals look to the stars

For years, Myanmar watchers attributed the odd decisions made by the country's military rulers to an influential class of government apparatchik: the astrologer bureaucrat.

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Related Topix: Burma, World News, National League for Democracy

Fri Aug 29, 2014

The Independent

South-east Asian cruises: Traveller's Guide

Drifting along the Irrawaddy or the Mekong, or further out at sea, is an adventurous way to see this region's most exotic corners, says Caroline Hendrie Note: We do not store your email address but your IP address will be logged to prevent abuse of this feature.

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Related Topix: Burma, Southeast Asia, World News, Malaysia, Travel, Asia Travel, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia Travel, Malaysia Travel, Myanmar Travel,

Thu Aug 28, 2014

The Weekly Standard

What Would Hillary Do?

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Related Topix: Hillary Clinton, US Politics, US News, Hard Choices, Books, World News, National League for Democracy, Burma,

Bangkok Post

Myanmar activists to meet in Chiang Mai

The United Nationalities Federal Council , an umbrella organisation of ethnic armed groups, is to hold an official meeting with the National League for Democracy and other Myanmar pro-democracy groups for the first time in Chiang Mai.

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Related Topix: World News, Thailand, National League for Democracy

Tue Aug 26, 2014

Star-Telegram.com

Sweeping on Shwedagon: An act of merit

Every evening, more than a dozen men and women walk in a tight row in front of Myanmar's most revered Buddhist pagoda, sweeping the vast marble terrace in unison in hopes of keeping it clean for barefoot pilgrims.

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Mon Aug 25, 2014

Burmanet

Democratic Voice of Burma: Latpadaung locals shunned from sacred site

Tight security surrounded the re-consecration of a famed Buddhist stupa, which once stood on the site of the Latpadaung copper mine in Sagaing Division, central Burma.

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Burmanet

The Myanmar Times: Ethnic leaders want Suu Kyi in on ceasefire

Leaders of ethnic armed groups say they want Daw Aung San Suu Kyi to observe the signing of the nationwide ceasefire agreement and the accompanying political dialogue.

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Cincinnati.com

Northside gets its Shepard Fairey mural backNorthside gets its...

A new version of Shepard Fairey's mural of human rights advocate Aung San Suu Kyi, defaced in April, is back up at its old site in Northside.

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The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Suu Kyi Asks Artists to Expose How Reforms Have Stalled

Aung San Suu Kyi, left, gives a certificate to a publisher who donated books to her late mother's Daw Khin Kyi Foundation, during a meeting with artists at the Royal Rose restaurant in Rangoon on Monday.

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Related Topix: World News, Burma, National League for Democracy, Blog News

Sun Aug 24, 2014

Asia News Network

BANGKOK: President's post unlikely for Suu Kyi

Myanmar's opposition National League for Democracy has worked hard to clear the way for its leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, to become her country's next president.

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Related Topix: National League for Democracy, World News, Burma, US News, US Politics, US Senate, John McCain, Republican

Sat Aug 23, 2014

Asia News Network

YANGON: Ethnic groups see leading role for Suu Kyi in peace process

Leaders of armed ethnic groups are calling for opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi to play a bigger role in the peace process, after she witnesses the signing of the nationwide ceasefire agreement expected to occur by the end of October.

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Fri Aug 22, 2014

Los Angeles Times

Rabindranath Tagore documentary doesn't do him justice

Nobel laureate, knight and all-around Renaissance man Rabindranath Tagore composed, wrote, painted, earned raves from William Butler Yeats, hobnobbed with Mahatma Gandhi and Albert Einstein, gave the Hibbert Lectures at University of Oxford and even founded the Visva-Bharati University.

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Related Topix: Mahatma Gandhi, World News, Movies, Entertainment

Fox News

7 'James Bond' girls scandals

On screen they played the desirable love interests of 007, but off screen many of the Bond girls got themselves into trouble.

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Related Topix: Jean-Paul Belmondo, Entertainment

Wed Aug 20, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Has the United States Forgotten Suu Kyi?

US Secretary of State John Kerry meets National League for Democracy chairwoman Aung San Suu Kyi at her lakeside villa in Rangoon on Sunday evening.

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Tue Aug 19, 2014

Global Voices Online

Five Million People Have Had Enough of Myanmar's Current Constitution

See all those languages up there? We translate Global Voices stories to make the world's citizen media available to everyone.

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The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

Ethnic Leaders Want Suu Kyi to Observe Signing of National Ceasefire

Leaders from ethnic armed groups met with Burma's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi at her house in Rangoon on Monday to discuss the ongoing peace process.

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Mon Aug 18, 2014

The Irrawaddy Newsmagazine

On Obama's Foreign Policy Report Card, Burma Gets a Pass

Burma's President Thein Sein, right, is pictured alongside US President Barack Obama as they participate in a group photo at the East Asian Summit in Nusa Dua, Bali, on Nov. 19, 2011.

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Asia Times

Media suppression imperils Myanmar reform

SPEAKING FREELY Media suppression imperils Myanmar reform By Elliot Brennan Speaking Freely is an Asia Times Online feature that allows guest writers to have their say.

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Related Topix: Burma, World News, Journalism, Thein Sein

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