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Woman gives birth on flight, baby named after airline

A Myanmarese woman who delivered a baby boy during a flight from Singapore to Yangon has payed tribute to the crew by naming him after the Singaporean budget airline. Baby 'Saw Jet Star' made an......

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......

31 images you won't believe were taken only on an iPhone

Think that you need a fancy camera to take a good picture? WRONG! The next few images prove an iPhone camera and a good eye is all you need to shock people. The tenth annual iPhone Photography......

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......

Turnaround plans spreading wings under new Air India chief

  A committee has been set up to rationalise Air India’s routes. Ashwani Lohani, the new chairman & managing director of loss-making state-owned airline Air India, is giving final......

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......

Rangoon: Bloody Hell! What a trailer

Watch the trailer and tell us what you think of it! Director Vishal Bharadwaj finds stories in the strangest of places. No one could equate the Shakespearean Hamlet with terrorism in Kashmir but......

AFC Cup: Bagan draw with Yangon, on verge of knockout round berth

Top Indian side Mohun Bagan played out a 1-1 draw against Yangon United in their away match to put themselves on the verge of booking a historic knockout berth in the AFC Cup football tournament in......

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......

Asian Cup qualifiers: Chhetri strike ends India's 64-year-old jinx

IMAGE: India captain Sunil Chhetri picked a great cross from Udanta Singh before banging in the ball past the Mynmar 'keeper to win the match on Tuesday. Photograph: Indian football A last-minute......
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Bad weather brought down Myanmar army plane, say investigators

Investigators have concluded that a Myanmar military plane that crashed last month with 122 soldiers, family members and crew on board stalled and... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INworldNews/~3/GtOkZ2VqseY/myanmar-airplane-idINKBN1A406N
Myanmar journalists decry military's role in their detention

YANGON (Reuters) - Three journalists jailed in Myanmar after contacting ethnic minority rebels questioned on Tuesday the role of the military in... ...

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U.N. probe "can only aggravate" Rakhine tension, Myanmar tells diplomats

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar leader Aung San Suu Kyi's security adviser told diplomats on Tuesday that a U.N. mission looking into allegations of... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INworldNews/~3/mt9nj9ZH_tg/myanmar-rohingya-idINKBN1A30L3
Myanmar insists no North Korea links as U.S. envoy visits

Ambassador Joseph Yun was set to meet Myanmar's State Counsellor Aung San Suu Kyi and the military's commander in chief in the capital, Naypyitaw,... ...

http://www.dnaindia.com/world/report-myanmar-insists-no-north-korea-links-as-us-envoy-visits-2504737
Coal plan sparks ire as Myanmar struggles to keep lights on

YANGON (Reuters) - Opposition to a planned $3 billion coal-fired power plant in eastern Myanmar is highlighting the challenges facing Aung San Suu... ...

http://feeds.reuters.com/~r/reuters/INworldNews/~3/nB4xA3bDmUg/myanmar-energy-idINKBN19W2UN

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