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Brennan O'Connor meets the activists who are challenging a violent Buddhist minority intent on persecuting...

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With ethnic violence displacing hundreds of thousands, a resolution can’t come too soon, says Iris Gonzales...

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Daniel Pye and Saw C Rogers investigate a suspicious fire which killed 37 Burmese refugees...

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Democracy is within sight, Iris Gonzales is told, as she meets those who have reason to hope.

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Migrants who escape violent, unpaid work can face a corrupt legal system. Andy Hickman meets a group from...

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Clearly articulating her party’s economics policies would be a good start, reckons Dinyar Godrej.

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Is a Western approach the best way to engage with the mental health issues of other cultures? Nick Harvey visits...

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Pride and optimism – change is in the air, says William Lloyd George on the eve of by-elections in Rangoon....

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Put aside an election called by despots as also revolutionary fantasies. We must look elsewhere for hope for Burma, argues ...

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Burmese women expose military’s complicity in the opium trade

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Among Rangoon’s six million souls, a few have secret conversations with *Dinyar Godrej*.

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Today over 80 per cent of Burma’s people are Buddhist and the country has the largest number of monks as a percentage of the...

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Two survivors from Karen state, where the Burmese military has been laying villages to waste, tell their stories.

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Stop buying Lonely Planet books until BBC withdraws Burma edition.

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*Dinyar Godrej* on what truly inspires.

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Sullen, unresponsive and boring he may be, but Than Shwe is Burma’s Number One, leader of one of the world’s...

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