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Biksu Ultranasionalis Tutup Paksa Dua Sekolah Muslim di Myanmar

YANGON – Di tengah meningkatnya diskriminasi terhadap Muslim di Myanmar, para biksu Buddha ultranasionalis menutup paksa dua sekolah Muslim di Yangon, kota terbesar di Myanmar. 277 more words

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Thingyan - Happy New Year

It’s raining! So I have rushed outside to my balcony to watch the shower and receive a little relief from the steaming temperature and high humidly. 453 more words


The Glass Factory - A mini post

Nagar Glass Factory is a short stroll through the back lanes of my ‘village’ in Yangon. Started in 1952, it was destroyed in 2008 when cyclone Nargis devistated its production facilities. 42 more words


Keeping Time

Words by: Marc Nair

Keeping Time
Sule Pagoda

It is nothing.

The battery on your watch has run down,
says the patient watchmaker to the harried… 174 more words


Strictly: Sunrise

After spending a mind boggling six hours in Hanoi airport (and, believe me, it’s not an airport that’s worth six hours of your time) I finally arrived in Bangkok ready to meet Lorna. 2,382 more words

In Pictures: City Scape of Yangon

Shwedagon Pagoda is beautiful but so is the city scape of Myanmar. Although getting around was difficult because everything was in Burmese (and Google translate hasn’t learnt Burmese yet, by the way), I did enjoy the scenes of Yangon very much. 213 more words