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'We have been treated well in India, this is the best model of refugee welfare'

65,000 Sri Lankan Tamil refugees still live in Tamil Nadu. Rediff.com's A Ganesh Nadar discovers the challenges for the refugees to return home. When the ethnic war broke out in the Tamil-dominated......

One has to make allowances for friends: Suu Kyi on India

She may have been unhappy with India for engaging with Myanmar's military junta but pro-democracy icon Aung San Suu Kyi on Saturday said she has no "misgivings" in this regard as "allowances" have......

'Promote democracy' a slogan, not a policy

Berating New Delhi for abandoning the cause of democracy in Myanmar ignores the strategic compulsions for doing so, says Harsh V Pant Delivering the Jawaharlal Nehru Memorial Lecture last week --......

Obama in Myanmar: The reality and the mirage

The statements made by Obama and Suu Kyi during his Myanmar visit highlighted the differing perceptions of the two over the sustainability and durability of the actions taken by the Thein Sein......

Obama's visit to Myanmar could turn out to be tricky

US President Barack Obama's proposed visit to Myanmar will be coming less than a month after a new spell of violence between the native Buddhists of the Rakhine State and the Rohingya Muslims,......

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......

One eye on China, India opens up to Japan, Korea

As it grapples with the growing influence of China, India is learning to reinvent its friendships with Japan and South Korea and position itself as a democratic counterpoise in the wider south-east......

Myanmar question: To be or not to be

The fervent debate over whether the Indian government should do business with Myanmar's military junta after its latest round of atrocities has subsumed a related issue. Over the past decade or so,......

Why Shah Rukh Khan rules!

Scene 1Venue: A multimedia training school for students.Event: Launch of a new software for animation.Dozens of youngsters are having a good time. Most of the boys are wearing black outfits and......

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......

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......

Chhetri scores twice as India rout Guam

Skipper Sunil Chhetri found the target twice as a dominating India thrashed Guam 4-0 for their second victory in as many matches in the AFC Challenge Cup qualifiers, in Yangon, on Monday. Thanks to......

Injury-time goal gives India 2-1 win over Taipei

India struck the winner in the injury time through striker Robin Singh as they began their AFC Challenge Cup Qualifiers campaign with a 2-1 victory over Chinese Taipei in Yangon on Saturday. Robin,......

India face Chinese Taipei in AFC Challenge Qualifiers

High on confidence but low on performance, India will look to put behind the recent reverses when they take on Chinese Taipei in their opening match of the AFC Challenge Cup qualifying tournament......
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New Zealand bar manager pleads not guilty to insulting Buddhism in Myanmar

By By | Reuters 8 minutes ago YANGON (Reuters) - A New Zealand bar manager on Friday pleaded not guilty in a Myanmar court to charges of... ...

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Woman killed, 20 injured in Myanmar clashes

Yangon, Dec 23 A woman villager was killed and 20 others, including 11 police personnel and nine villagers, were injured in clashes when the... ...

http://www.prokerala.com/news/articles/a515633.html
A time warp

National landmarks garden Discover the country’s living history in the most unexpected moments and places A few years ago when Burma, now known... ...

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Myanmar peace talks to resume

Yangon, Dec 19 (IANS) Peace talks between the Myanmar government and ethnic leaders will resume this week despite escalating clashes in the... ...

http://www.firstpost.com/fwire/myanmar-peace-talks-to-resume-1881681.html
Myanmar says workers innocent of murdering Britons in ...

YANGON (Reuters) - Myanmar investigators said on Thursday they believe two Myanmar men accused of murdering two British tourists in Thailand are... ...

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