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Police charge captain over deadly Myanmar ferry sinking
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48 bodies recovered after ferry capsizing on Myanmar river

YANGON — Authorities say 48 bodies have been found from a ferry boat that capsized last Saturday in central Myanmar, while dozens of people are still missing. The ferry was carrying more than 250 passengers when it capsized on the Chindwin river ... Washington Post, 1 month ago
Police charge captain over deadly ferry sinking, 1 month ago

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Death toll rises to 55 after ferry capsizes in Myanmar river

YANGON, Oct. 20 (Xinhua) -- Seventeen more bodies have been recovered inside a sunken ferry when it was partly salvaged from Chindwin river in northwestern Myanmar, bringing the death toll to 55, official media reported Thursday. Among the 55 ...
 Xinhua News Agency1 month ago Myanmar ferry capsize toll rises to 55  China Daily Asia1 month ago
Reuters India

Russia Foreign Ministry: Syria talks could continue in "Lausanne format" - RIA

Myanmar ferry sinks, killing at least 32, with scores missing YANGON A ferry sank in a river in northwestern Myanmar, killing at least 32 people with scores missing, a rescue official said on Monday. Aleppo air strike kills 14 members of one ...
 Reuters India1 month ago 14 killed in Myanmar ferry capsize  China Daily Asia1 month ago Myanmar ferry sinks, killing at least 14, with scores missing  Business Insider1 month ago UPDATE 1-Myanmar ferry sinks, killing at least 32, with scores missing  Reuters UK1 month ago

Orphanage tourism: fears of child exploitation boom as Myanmar opens

There are several activities for tourists in the riverside villages south of Myanamar's biggest city Yangon. Some take rickshaw rides around the fruit market or visit local pagodas. Others go to a private orphanage and spend the day unsupervised ...
 Taipei Times Online2 months ago

Kofi Annan visits conflict-torn area on Myanmar border

By Kyaw Ye Lynn YANGON, Myanmar Former United Nations chief Kofi Annan visited people displaced by ongoing conflict in an area near Myanmar's border with Bangladesh Saturday as head of a commission tasked with finding solutions to issues which ...
 Anadolu Ajansi1 day ago
Nikkei Asian Review

Myanmar's Shwedagon Pagoda beseiged by development

YANGON -- High-rise buildings are encircling Myanmar's most sacred spot, the Shwedgaon Pagoda in Yangon, advancing on this wondrous, ancient hilltop from every direction like a besieging army. Belching fumes, unbroken ranks of cars sound their horns ...
 Nikkei Asian Review1 week ago
Gulf Times

Eight dead in clashes near Muse

By AFP YANGON —Eight people were killed Sunday when fighting broke out on the outskirts of Muse, a region long plagued by ethnic rebel insurgencies. The clashes are another blow State Counsellor Daw Aung San Suu Kyi's hopes of forging a ...
 Frontier Myanmar1 week ago Eight dead after fighting in northern Myanmar town  Gulf Times2 weeks ago Two dead in fighting in Myanmar town on China...  Qatar Peninsula2 weeks ago Fighting in restive Myanmar town on China border leaves eight dead  Japan Times1 week ago
Anadolu Ajansi

OHCHR: Myanmar's Rohingya may be enduring crimes against humanity

At least 10,000 have crossed over to Bangladesh fleeing brutal crackdown Dec 1, 2016 YANGON — Myanmar's Rohingya may be victims of crimes against humanity, the UN's rights agency said on Tuesday, as former UN chief Kofi Annan arrived in the ...
 Sudanese Media Centre3 days ago Rohingya fleeing Myanmar in fear of ongoing crackdown  Anadolu Ajansi2 weeks ago Hundreds of Rohingya flee Yangon crackdown  Gulf Times2 weeks ago Exclusive: Traffickers thrive on Rohingya genocide  Dhaka Tribune1 week ago

Suu Kyi delays Indonesia trip amid Rohingya crisis

01:20 am FOLLOW US: Yangon : Myanmar's de facto leader Aung San Suu Kyi postponed a visit to Indonesia after protests there over her country's bloody crackdown on Rohingya Muslims and a thwarted plot to attack its Jakarta embassy, reports AFP.
 The Freepress Journal6 days ago Myanmar's Suu Kyi delays Indonesia trip amid Rohingya crisis  Chandigarh Tribune6 days ago Daw Suu delays Indonesia trip amid Rakhine crisis  Frontier Myanmar6 days ago Myanmar's Aung San Suu Kyi Delays Indonesia T...  Dotemirates.com6 days ago

Myanmar's nearly 170-year-old bridge to be renovated to promote tourism

YANGON, Nov. 15 (Xinhua) -- U Bein Bridge, a famous historical bridge and also the longest wooden bridge in Myanmar, will get renovated starting next month, aimed to promote tourism, official media reported Tuesday. Located in Amarapura, south of ...
 Xinhua News Agency2 weeks ago Myanmar's 170-year-old bridge over troubled water  IOL2 weeks ago Some fears but most in favour of downtown-to-Dala bridge  Myanmar Times1 month ago
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