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Breaking News: Myanmar moving in right direction, freed democracy activist says
Posted by: Jeronne Zamora

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-03-17 01:19:56 -0700 | causes-news

Myanmar has attained a few advancement towards political reforms, democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi stated Monday on the one-year anniversary of her discharge from years of house arrest. Talking in Yangon on Monday, she told journalists and diplomats that...
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Posted by: karasiwo

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-27 17:56:59 -0700 | odd-news

Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi gave a cautious welcome to government actions oriented reforms, the first anniversary since her house arrest was lifted. Suu Kyi said her meetings with the Minister of Labour and the President as examples...
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Breaking News: Flash floods, 106 people died in Myanmar
Posted by: vutrongphu20

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-04-18 11:18:51 -0700 | your-story

The flood occurred at noon in the region 21-10 Pakkoku. Local newspapers said floodsdestroyed hundreds of homes, including a hospital, a monastery and a school.Page 7-Day News of Myanmar reported that six camps were evacuated up to about 1,500shelters for...
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Breaking News: Myanmar recognizes the right of assembly and demonstration
Posted by: Le Thi Bich Lan

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-27 18:07:19 -0700 | disasters-news

The people of Myanmar can now be made in development anddemonstration, under a law recently enacted. According to AFP,the bill passed by Congress and the effective date of Law 11-10to replace the union in 1962.Under this law, workers, except military...
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Posted by: rawaha

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-04-13 11:46:54 -0700 | odd-news

Burmese officials confirmed that the president, Thein Sein, signed a law that allows workers to strike for the first time since the early sixties.The new law overturns a law that imposed a de facto ban on unions in Burma.The authorities...
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Posted by: rabia AFZAL

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-04-16 12:36:33 -0700 | political-news

Myanmar: Ban, release political prisoners UN Secretary, amnesty will lead to release all dissidents. The Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon was "delighted" to the amnesty granted by the Burmese authorities to 6,300 people, including 206 political prisoners, but called "the rapid release...
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Posted by: anonymous

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-03-01 05:45:30 -0800 | spirituality-religion-news

There was crack down on Buddhist religious freedoms in Myanmar for years which has rarely been reported upon in the press. Recently in spite of reforms in this reclusive nation reports that the government of Myanmar refuses to release a...
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Posted by: Abdel Fattah Hussein

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-27 18:09:51 -0700 | your-story

Human rights activists in Myanmar said on Wednesday that the country's new civilian government freed more than 150 political prisoners, many of whom spent years in jail by order of the military junta. Myanmar held for about a year his...
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Posted by: kingston23

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-04-17 09:24:58 -0700 | odd-news

New Burmese authorities, backed by the army, freed over 150 political prisoners under the amnesty announced that will benefit 6,300 detainees.those released are Shin Gambira, a monk who led street demonstrations repressed by the previous military government in 2007 and...
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Posted by: faraway

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-27 18:09:56 -0700 | political-news

At least 184 political prisoners were released Wednesday by the Government of Myanmar, including hundreds of party members of the figurehead of the Burmese pro-democracy movement, Aung San Suu Kyi. Tuesday, Burmese state television announced that 6,359 prisoners would be...
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Posted by: Le Thi Bich Lan

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-27 06:00:00 -0700 | political-news

Myanmar state television reported on 11.10 the government would release 6,359 prisoners today. Accordingly, the release of elderly, sick, disabled or who have served good punishment. There is no information whether these people were detained for political reasons have been...
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Breaking News: Myanmar(Burma) may pardon political prisoners and release them from prison
Posted by: northsunm32

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-26 02:38:12 -0700 | political-news

Some positive political moves are taking place in Myanmar after the election of a new governement even though the new government is very much under the influence of if not controlled by the military. A government official claimed:"Political prisoners will...
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Breaking News: Myanmar will pardon all political prisoners
Posted by: Le Thi Bich Lan

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-07-27 06:01:11 -0700 | political-news

Myanmar is expected to declare an amnesty for the prisoners, including political prisoners, in a few days, AFP quoted officials of this country said Wednesday 10.10.An unnamed official told AFP: "The political prisoners would be freed. But we still do...
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Posted by: rawaha

Yangon :: Myanmar | updated 2012-04-13 11:49:49 -0700 | odd-news

The Burmese pro-democracy leader Aung San Suu Kyi made ​​clear he still is not convinced that the new government of Burma is serious about implementing reforms, six months after the official end of military rule.In an interview with the BBC,...
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