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PM meets Suu Kyi in Yangon; hands over Sonia's invite

In the highest-level contact between India and Aung San Suu Kyi, Prime Minister Manmohan Singh on Tuesday held talks with Myanmar's democracy icon in Yangon and handed over to her an invitation......

Plane makes emergency landing in Kolkata

A Yangon-bound Airbus 320 aircraft of Indian with 92 passengers on board made an emergency landing at N S C Bose International airport in Kolkata as one of its rear tyres burst during take-off from......

Pressure mounts on Myanmar to release Suu Kyi

Myanmar's pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi spent her 58th birthday on Thursday in Yangon's forbidding Insein prison, as diplomatic pressure mounted on the country's military rulers for her......

The Week that Was

Here's a look at the events that shaped the world last week. Image: Actor Amitabh Bachchan poses for a photograph after the unveiling of a statue of Mahatma Gandhi in Parliament Square, London,......

Top 20 moments from the week that went by

Here are some stunning moments of the week that was.  Jordan's Queen Rania holds a picture of recently executed Jordanian pilot Muath al-Kasasbeh, with the words in Arabic reading "Muath is......

Now an Indo-Myanmar gas pipeline

Petroleum Minister Mani Shankar Aiyar will visit Dhaka and Yangon in January to explore the possibility of laying a natural gas pipeline from Myanmar to India via Bangladesh."I will be going to......

Myanmar allows traffic rights to Indian airlines

Indian airlines can now operate flights to Myanmar as the country has granted traffic rights to India-based carriers paving the way for air connectivity between the nations. "Yes, we (Indian......

Indians watch over 3.7 billion videos online a month

Helped by rising number of people viewing videos on Internet, India's online video consumption has doubled to 3.71 billion videos per month in the past two years, a report by global digital......

India Inc eyes bigger slice of Myanmar's growth pie

Two years ago, Myanmar was to the Association of Southeast Asian Nations (Asean) what Bihar was to India: Dogged in its isolation, a region with low development indices and one the West loved to......

India announces $ 500 million credit for Myanmar

In a major boost to bilateral ties, India today announced a USD 500 million credit line for the traditionally close Chinese ally Myanmar even as New Delhi and Yangon decided to strengthen their......

Chidi's 'trick' puts East Bengal in AFC Cup QF

Talismanic Nigerian Edeh Chidi scored a hat-trick and set up a couple more goals as East Bengal thrashed Yangon United of Myanmar 5-1 to enter the AFC Cup quarter-finals for the second time after......

Gangjee sizzles with 66, five Indians make cut in Myanmar

Nine years after making his Asian Tour debut here in Yangon, Indian golfer Rahil Gangjee on Friday celebrated that memory with a superb six-under 66 that carried him up to tied 14th at the midway......

India held in Olympic qualifier

India were held to a 1-1 draw by Myanmar in the first leg of the 2008 Beijing Olympics football qualifier in Yangon on Wednesday night.India dominated the first half but had to wait till the 54th......

I-League: East Bengal sign off on losing note

Runners-up for the last two years, East Bengal ended their I-League campaign on a miserable note, going down to Shillong Lajong FC by a solitary goal at the Kalyani Stadium on Sunday. Japanese......

ITF reject Pakistan appeal over Davis Cup elimination

The International Tennis Federation (ITF) have rejected Pakistan's appeal against the awarding of their Davis Cup Asia-Oceania Group II tie to New Zealand, the governing body said on Wednesday.......
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No U-turn on road to press freedom, Myanmar says, but critics disagree

YANGON (Thomson Reuters Foundation) - Myanmar's commitment to freedom of expression after half a century of military rule is irreversible, the... ...

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Photo of Myanmar's reclusive former dictator surfaces on Facebook

YANGON : Myanmar’s reclusive former military dictator, Than Shwe, appears to have surfaced in public for the first time in almost four years... ...

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China says probing if more Myanmar bombs strayed over border

Reuters 27 minutes ago Related content A woman walks past Chinese national flags at a crop field in Kokang, near Myanmar's … BEIJING... ...

https://in.news.yahoo.com/china-says-probing-more-myanmar-bombs-strayed-over-110559516.html
Myanmar military claims total control of Kokang region

Yangon, March 26 (IANS): The Myanmar military has claimed total control of the Kokang region in Shan state, a media report said on Thursday. Heavy... ...

http://www.daijiworld.com/news/news_disp.asp?n_id=306963
Sumitomo and Kamigumi to establish a logistics company in Myanmar

(Follow @Logistic_Guru on Twitter for important updates) Sumitomo Corporation and Kamigumi Company Limited will jointly establish a comprehensive... ...

http://logistic.steelguru.com/global/3379/sumitomo_and_kamigumi_to_establish_a_logistics_company_in_myanmar

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