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வன்முறையை நிறுத்த நடவடிக்கை: மியான்மருக்கு அமெரிக்கா வலியுறுத்தல்

At Tamil Newspapers : தமிழ் செய்தித்தாள்கள், the privacy of our visitors is of extreme importance to us (See this article to learn more about Privacy Policies.). 17 more words

Golden Dreams

Time for prompt #16 of BootsnAll’s #indie30 project:

What one landmark, anywhere in the world, would you like to see, and why?

Oh, easy answer: the Shwedagon Pagoda, in Rangoon/Yangon, Burma/Myanmar. 401 more words


The blessings of Bagan

Trying to count the temples in Bagan, one of Burma’s (and the world’s) richest archaelogical sites, is as futile as counting the freckles on your loved one’s back- but also as irresisitble. 933 more words


Royalist Extremist of Thailand

The  Bangkok Post leads people to believe that the parents of a Thai woman who is now settled and living in London have asked the police to take legal action against her for Lese Majeste. 299 more words


The Jade Market in Mandalay

We were expecting the jade market in Mandalay to be endless rows of shops selling jade trinkets and jewelry. Instead we found a flourishing wholesale jade market, with people everywhere cutting stones, polishing stones, examining stones, buying stones, selling stones and counting stacks of money…

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Reuters wins Pulitzer for Rohingya persecution coverage

On Monday, 14 April 2014, Reuters was awarded its first-ever Pulitzer Prize for text reporting for the series, “The War on the Rohingya‬” The Pulitzer committee recognized Reuters reporters Jason Szep, Andrew R.C. 467 more words

Human Rights