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Jun 11, 2012
Emergency declared in western Myanmar after sectarian violenceMyanmar's president has declared a state of emergency in a western state where sectarian tensions between Buddhists and Muslims have unleashed deadly violence.
Apr 30, 2012
UN chief Ban meets Myanmar's president, will address parliament later todayMyanmar president U Thein Sein held talks with UN chief Ban Ki-moon in Myanmar's capital Naypyidaw Monday, a day after his arrival in Yangon.
Apr 01, 2012
Travel Tales: Full moon rising over YangonAs Myanmar heads into polls, the closed country is opening up more to tourists as well. In 2012, the annual Shwedagon Pagoda festival was celebrated for the first time since 1988 when the junta banned it. Here's what it felt like.
Dec 29, 2011
Warehouse fire kills 16 in Yangon, MyanmarA warehouse fire that spread to neighbouring houses has killed at least 16 people and injured 79 others in Myanmar's main city of Yangon.