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Australian Universities Court Burmese Students

Australian Universities Court Burmese Students

Freshmen students attend a chemistry class in Yangon University in Rangoon on Dec. 5, 2013. (Photo: Reuters) RANGOON — Higher education officials from Australia in the coming years hope to draw more Burmese students to study in their country, ... Irrawaddy, 4 days ago

Burma Teachers Group Balks at Performance-Based Transfer Scheme

The road leading to the Convocation Hall at Rangoon University is seen in 2013. (Photo: JPaing / The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — The Myanmar Teachers Federation has said it strongly condemns the Education Ministry's new approach to handling transfer ...
 Irrawaddy1 month ago Portraits of Burma's Independence Hero  Irrawaddy1 week ago Burma is Like a Cancer Victim  Irrawaddy1 month ago Stupa-fied in old Rangoon (The West Australian)  West Australian4 days ago
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Singapore-Bali Diary

Model Town Im giving a talk on youth and protest politics at the National University of Singapore, but I could be in Havana, minus the mojitos. The conference organiser has invited his Marxist pals from across the world. A dialectical-materialist ...
 Outlook India1 week ago

Burma's Democracy Struggle Hostage to Real Estate Boom

Ethical issues in Burma (also known as Myanmar) have never been simple, and the real estate boom roiling Rangoon ranks with the thorniest. Those poised to reap rewards are scoundrels and those being fleeced have their backs to the wall. Unless ...
 Huffington Post3 weeks ago

King Thebaw's transit

"The Lord of the Universe is being marched down to his ship and this letter will have the honour of travelling with him as far as Rangoon," thus ran the communication dated November 29, 1885, from Col Agnew to Mountstuart Elphinstone Grant-Duff, ...
 The Hindu4 weeks ago

National Education Bill Passes Parliament, Heads to President

Students walk near a public school in Rangoon in 2013. (Photo: Steve Tickner / The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — Burma's Union Parliament passed a National Education Bill during a legislative session on Wednesday, bringing the nation's derelict ...
 Irrawaddy1 day ago A Broader Vision of Education for Burma  Irrawaddy1 month ago

President's Scholarships to Support Burmese Wanting to Study Abroad

Burma President Thein during a televised address in March 2013. (Photo: President's Office website) RANGOON — The Burmese government announced it will be offering scholarships for outstanding students who want study under- and postgraduate ...
 Irrawaddy3 days ago

Miss Universe holds Myanmar competition for second year

The Miss Universe contest has just finished a regional competition in Myanmar. This is just the second year that the beauty pageant has held a competition round in Myanmar. But unlike last year, when the competition was severely opposed by some ...
 CNTV3 days ago

Why the State Is Still Incredibly Weak

RANGOON — It has no place on official maps, but parts of Myanmar fall within a geographical zone described by some Southeast Asia scholars as Zomia. Stretching across a massive area of Asia, Zomia is considered to be the biggest area in the world ...
 Irrawaddy4 days ago

New UN Rights Rapporteur Meets With Rohingya, Arakan Leaders

A family of Rohingya Muslims at a camp for internally displaced persons in Arakan State. (Photo: The Irrawaddy) RANGOON — Yanghee Lee, the new UN rapporteur on the human rights situation in Burma, visited the Arakan State capital Sittwe and ...
 Irrawaddy1 week ago
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