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Recent articles: Suu Kyi ducks Armed Forces Day on health grounds 03/28 Photo of Myanmar's reclusive former dictator surfaces on Facebook 03/27 Coloring Outside the Lines 03/26 Myanmar set for 8.3% growth spurt: ADB 03/25 Myanmar to invite Western observers for general election 03/24 Ai Weiwei, Joan Baez honoured by Amnesty 03/24 China’s Ai Weiwei, singer Joan Baez get top Amnesty award 03/24 Myanmar military to maintain political role, president says 03/20 Mizzima News: NGO voices concern over religious defamation laws 03/19 NGO voices concern over religious defamation laws 03/18 Eleven Myanmar: NLD eyes victory in general election 03/17 The Irrawaddy: ABSDF report finds torture, leaves questions in killing of its own – Nyein Nyein 03/17 Democratic Voice of Burma: NLD suspends Pegu MP for graft 03/17 Eleven Myanmar: Foreign loans risen 400 times, says MP 03/17 The Irrawaddy: Timeline of student protests against education law 03/16 Eleven Myanmar: Thura Shwe Mann, Suu Kyi hold talks 03/16 Suu Kyi's party to compete in Myanmar vote despite block 03/13 After crackdown on students, Myanmar's will to reform questioned 03/12 Activists in court after Myanmar student rally crackdown 03/11 Myanmar opposition demands inquiry into police clashes with students 03/11 Myanmar police beat students, journalists, monks, detain about 100 03/10 Eleven Myanmar: NLD members put off China visit 03/10 Is Burma's 'Gorbachev' Really a Reformer? 03/09 IPI in Myanmar: The road to press freedom 03/08 Reuters: Myanmar students exit education bill hearing in solidarity with protesters — Minzayar Oo and Jared Ferrie 03/06 Myanmar police chase down students in authorities' 3rd crackdown against protests in 3 days 03/06 Myanmar police arrest five student protesters in town near Yangon 03/06 Baton-wielding Myanmar police force pro-student protesters to flee 03/05 The Irrawaddy: Suu Kyi apologizes for NLD prome event showing army brutalities – Kaung Myat Min 03/03 Myanmar president hosts rare Suu Kyi talks amid constitution debate 03/02 Britain's Prince William takes on diplomatic role in China 03/02 Democratic Voice of Burma: Election will be held in November, says Thein Sein 03/02 Myanmar President Hosts Rare Aung San Suu Kyi Talks 03/02 Britain's Prince William takes on diplomatic role in China 03/01 The Washington Post: Separated by violence, Muslims and Buddhists seek to be reunited in Myanmar – Pai Soe 02/27 Race in the Modern World 02/26 Myanmar government urged to stop misusing volunteers 02/26 In Myanmar, a Former Hijacker Finds His Own 'Middle Path,' Without Regrets 02/26 Racial Inequality After Racism 02/26 Does Affirmative Action Work? 02/26 Eleven Myanmar: NLD chairperson: Respect rule of law 02/20 Myanmar's Suu Kyi Shrugs Off Criticism 02/14 Democratic Voice of Burma: Suu Kyi honours her father in Natmauk 02/13 Aung San Suu Kyi honors father in celebrations as fighting flares 02/13 Aung San Suu Kyi's honor for her independence hero father 02/13 Despite new Myanmar law, Suu Kyi not likely to have a shot at presidency 02/12 New Myanmar law may renew Aung San Suu Kyi's Presidency hopes 02/12 Visiting Lord Mayor of London stresses good corporate governance 02/12 Reuters: Myanmar president enacts law allowing referendum on disputed constitution – Jared Ferrie 02/12 Suu Kyi leads rally honouring father 02/12 VIDEO: Suu Kyi 'prison gate' for sale 02/12 Myanmar president approves plan for constitution referendum - lawmakers 02/11 Myanmar President Enacts Law Allowing Referendum on Disputed Constitution 02/11 Myanmar president approves country's constitution referendum plan 02/11 Myanmar president approves constitution referendum this year 02/11 Politicians ‘graduate’ after intense ‘closed retreat’ 02/09 The Irrawaddy: Opposition asks tribunal to review ‘White Card Holder’ referendum vote – Lawi Weng 02/09 Democratic Voice of Burma: Student protests: Thein Lwin suspended by NLD 02/09 Yangon's architecture under threat 02/09 Myanmar parliament defeats media freedom vote 02/09 The Irrawaddy: Activists uneasy over special branch reshuffle — Htet Naing Zaw 02/06 The Irrawaddy: Political parties pilot gender quotas — San Yamin Aung & Feliz Solomon 02/04 Hopes women will enter Myanmar politics 02/04 Mizzima News: NLD committee member must resign or cease education activism, says Suu Kyi — Soe Than Lin 02/04 The Financial Times: Aung San Suu Kyi insists she can still lead Myanmar — Michael Peel and David Pilling 02/03 Myanmar Postpones Meeting With Student Protesters 02/03 Myanmar Suu Kyi’s front gate to be auctioned 02/02 Gates that kept Suu Kyi under house arrest going up for auction 02/02 Myanmar icon Suu Kyi's front gate up for auction 02/02 Suu Kyi's iron gate up for auction; minimum bid $200,000 02/02 Aung San Suu Kyi in 2015 02/02 Mizzima News: Opposing six-party talks ‘violates the law,’ says Thura U Shwe Mann — Soe Than Lin, Win Ko Ko Latt 02/02 Gate that separated Suu Kyi from supporters during years of house arrest goes on auction block 02/01 Ambassador to meet pro-democracy icon 02/01 Rival movies break taboo on Burma's national hero 01/31 Suu Kyi's gate to be sold at auction 01/30 Myanmar students get minister talks 01/29 The Associated Press: Burma government says Kachin rebels trying to scuttle peace deal 01/23 Myanmar says Kachin rebels trying to scuttle peace deal 01/22 Myanmar government accuses Kachin rebels of trying to derail peace process, as tension soars 01/22 UN condemns ‘sexist’ Buddhist monk who called envoy ‘bitch’ and ‘whore’ during public rally in Myanmar 01/22 Mizzima News: The Lady’s date with destiny — Nicholas Farrelly   01/22 Burma monk who called UN official 'whore' could hurt Buddhism, warns fellow monk 01/21 Democratic Voice of Burma: Min Ko Naing: Media not impartial– Shwe Aung   01/20 Review of Burma’s Spring 01/19 The Irrawaddy: Mandalay farmers, monks, students call for constitutional reform, land rights protection — Zarni Mann   01/16 Israeli agriculture minister promotes his country’s farming expertise 01/16  Democratic Voice of Burma: Htin Lin Oo makes apology to Buddhist hard-liners — Naw Noreen   01/15 Eleven Media: SNLD: Many Chinese hold Myanmar national registration cards 01/15 The Irrawaddy: Ethnic affairs ministers defend seat at negotiating table after Suu Kyi remarks — Nobel Zaw   01/15 Obama’s UN ambassador raps Myanmar over ‘extremist monks’ 01/13 The Irrawaddy: After meeting of 48, Suu Kyi urges narrowed dialogue — May Sitt Paing 01/13 President’s spokesman defends ‘unfocused’ 48-leader meeting 01/13 Mizzima News: Women’s groups call for justice over slain copper mine protester — Min Min   01/12 Mizzima News: Generational change in the hluttaw — Nicholas Farrelly   01/12 Myanmar president meets political forces on nationwide peace, development 01/12 The Irrawaddy: USDP comes knocking in voter outreach push — Htet Naing Zaw   01/12 The Myanmar Times: NLD members begin 250km walk to honour Aung San — Mg Zaw    01/08 The Irrawaddy: USDP, NLD deny skirting campaign rules –Yen Snaing   01/07 Mizzima News: House speaker accused of ‘untimely’ election campaigning — Hein Ko Soe   01/05