TIMELINE: 29 Years of the National League for Democracy

As the National League for Democracy party turns 29 on Wednesday, The Irrawaddy looks back at Myanmar’s most prominent political party’s history.

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Analysis: Rohingya Desire for Ethnicity Seen as Separatist Agenda: Former US Ambassador to Myanmar

Former US ambassador to Myanmar says the West fails to understand how Myanmar people view the crisis in Rakhine State.

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Aid Groups Call for Access to Rakhine Conflict Zone

Hundreds of thousands of people are in dire need of food, shelter and medical care in northern Rakhine State.

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Mon State Govt to Protect Heritage Buildings in Mawlamyine  

Yangon Heritage Trust travels to Mawlamyine to conduct inspection of heritage buildings with an eye to aiding conservation.

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Bad Weather Postpones Diplomatic Trip to Maungdaw

A trip to a burial site and other locations in Maungdaw was to be attended by 48 diplomats and journalists.

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Indian Troops in Firefight with Rebels Near Myanmar Border

India’s military report of ‘heavy casualties’ sustained by the National Socialist Council of Nagaland-Khaplang.

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Amyotha Hluttaw Deputy Speaker receives Country Director of Plan International Myanmar

Amyotha Hluttaw Deputy Speaker U Aye Tha Aung received Country Director Mr. Kelly Stevenson from Plan International Myanmar yesterday at the Amyotha Hluttaw building in Nay Pyi Taw. D...

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Humanitarian aid reaches Sittway IDP camps

Humanitarian aid donated by the Red Cross Movement were delivered to local people taking shelter at monasteries in Sittway. The aid was handed over by volunteer Red Cross members from...

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Inle Phaungdaw-U Buddha images conveyed for public obeisance

Inlay Phaungdaw-U Buddha Images are conveyed for public obeisance and U Win Myint, Speaker of Pyithu Hluttaw gilded the gold foils to the sacred images, and donated offertories to San...

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