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Naypyidaw

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  1. Small fortunes in dust: Myanmar’s riverside gold miners

    Kachin is brimming with small-scale gold miners. They are literally scratching livings from the earth but have come, not to find a fortune but ...
  2. Myanmar through to semi-finals of AFF Suzuki Cup

    Myanmar's win puts them second in Group B behind Vietnam, who beat Cambodia 2-1 in Naypyidaw on Saturday to go through with a perfect record.
  3. 2 charged for insulting Myanmar's Suu Kyi

    A member of Myanmar's ruling pro-democracy party has pressed charges against two villagers for insulting the government's new leader Aung San Suu ...
  4. UN chief calls on Myanmar to make Rohingya citizens

    Many from the million-strong Muslim minority are denied citizenship, voting and work rights and reviled as imposters in overwhelmingly Buddhist ...
  5. Disease kills more than 30 children in remote Myanmar

    The illness, with measles-like symptoms, has hit the far corner of Myanmar's northern Sagaing region, a remote and mountainous area which borders ...
  6. Myanmar torches drugs worth nearly US$60 million

    Myanmar police Sunday (Jun 26) torched drugs with a street value of nearly US$60 million as authorities struggle to tackle the scourge of poppy ...
  7. Kerry hails 'remarkable' Myanmar changes after Suu Kyi talks

    In the first high-level meeting with Aung San Suu Kyi and her administration since it took office in March, Kerry told the Nobel laureate her ...
  8. Myanmar's Suu Kyi, Kerry walk tightrope over 'Rohingya' question

    Aung San Suu Kyi on Sunday (May 22) addressed controversy over the use of the word "Rohingya" to describe the persecuted and stateless Muslim ...