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Recent articles: Myanmar Times: USDP rejects requests for safe seats – Ei Ei Toe Lwin  08/04 Floods hit Myanmar (with photos) 08/04 Myanmar Times: Senior 88 Generation members to stand for election – Lun Min Mang  08/03 Rescuers In Myanmar Struggle To Reach Flood-Hit Areas, As Toll Expected To Rise 08/03 Myanmar Times: NLD backs the Speaker’s dirty tricks – Sithu Aung Myint 08/03 Myanmar oppositions shuns election role for veterans 08/03 Myanmar Opposition Leader Suu Kyi Visits Flood-hit Area 08/03 NLD excludes most of ’88 Generation from Myanmar poll 08/03 Kim Jong Un Will Receive A Peace Prize Once Awarded To Gandhi 08/03 Myanmar Times: Union leaders abstain from court hearing – Kyaw Phone Kyaw 08/03 Suu Kyi’s party shuns key players for Myanmar poll 08/02 UN Envoy Jolie Spotlights Refugee Conditions in Myanmar 08/01 Angelina Jolie joins Aung San Suu Kyi to visit Myanmar female factory workers 08/01 Aung San Suu Kyi welcoms Angela Jolie to Myanmar 08/01 Angelina Jolie visits Burmese factory women with freed democracy campaigner Aung San Suu Kyi  08/01 Jolie, Suu Kyi visit Myanmar female factory workers 08/01 Suu Kyi's election application to be reviewed on Aug 21 07/31 Kim Jong Un honored as 'global statesman' by Indonesia center 07/31 Five Myanmar journalists freed from prison as part of mass amnesty 07/31 Myanmar issues presidential pardons for almost 7,000 prisoners, including purged military 07/30 Suu Kyi registers for Myanmar polls as ruling party braces for losses 07/30 Myanmar pardons almost 7,000 prisoners 07/30 Myanmar's opposition leader Aung San Suu Kyi registers for polls 07/30 USDP expects tough fight in November elections 07/30 Myanmar pardons nearly 7,000 prisoners 07/30 Burma frees almost 7,000 prisoners including hundreds of foreigners 07/30 Myanmar Frees Chinese Loggers in Prisoner Amnesty 07/30 Myanmar's democracy leader runs in Nov. 8 polls to keep seat 07/29 Myanmar's Suu Kyi Registers for Nov. 8 Election 07/29 Angelina Jolie on first visit to Myanmar 07/29 Myanmar ruling party braces for poll slump 07/29 The Irrawaddy: As Suu Kyi eyes election triumph, Beijing goes courting – Aung Zaw 07/29 Suu Kyi to run in Myanmar polls 07/29 Myanmar Times: Poll date set for November 8 – Lun Min Mang 07/28 Myanmar Times: Of jailed students and brave reporters – Roger Mitton 07/28 International Federation for Human Rights (FIDH): Burma/Myanmar : Killing of Mr. Johnny – International Federation for Human Rights 07/28 Mizzima: Ethnic parties could challenge NLD 07/28 High expectations for Myanmar election 07/28 The Wall Street Journal: Myanmar’s Aung San Suu Kyi Skips Conflict-Torn State on Campaign Trail: The Rohingya minority has become a political tinderbox for democracy activist Aung San Suu Kyi – Shibani Mahtani 07/27 Academics and activists to unite behind Aung San Suu Kyi 07/24 Academics, activists eye seats in parliament to curb Myanmar military 07/23 Senior Myanmar official on US sanctions list dies at 74 07/23 Myanmar journalists fined for defamation over president jibe 07/22 Myanmar's 'free' election struggles to distance dictatorship 07/22 Democratic Voice of Burma: Naw Ohn Hla handed additional sentence ‘with hard labour – Naw Noreen 07/21 The Irrawaddy: Voter lists on agenda as NLD, election body set to meet again – Kyaw Phyo Tha 07/21 Myanmar editors fined for defamation 07/21 Myanmar Times: Experts react to the military’s veto call – Shwe Yee Saw Myint, Mratt Kyaw Thu and Kyaw Phone Kyaw 07/21 Agence France-Press and Democratic Voice of Burma: Students, police scuffle at constitution rally in Rangoon 07/21 Myanmar Opposition Recruiting Allies Ahead of Poll 07/20 VIDEO: Myanmar's army chief on election 07/20 Myanmar '88 student leader joins Suu Kyi's party to run in polls 07/19 Taiwan elections - A contest between women 07/19 As polls loom, Myanmar remembers independence hero on Martyr's Day 07/19 Myanmar gets rare glimpse into building where independence hero Aung San was killed 07/19 Why Myanmar's elections matter 07/19 VIDEO: Myanmar's army chief 'expects a fair election' 07/19 Myanmar's strongman gives rare BBC interview 07/19 Myanmar's Suu Kyi invokes father's sacrifice ahead of elections 07/19 Taiwan elections - A contest between women 07/19 Myanmar '88 student leader joins Suu Kyi's party to run in polls 07/18 Fixing Myanmar’s electoral roll – and why many voters have June 30 as their birthday 07/17 Government ‘stepping up intimidation’ of students 07/17 The New York Times: Myanmar’s military uses political force to block constitutional changes – Thomas Fuller 07/16 Scramble to fix Myanmar's error-riddled voters roll 07/16 Agence France-Presse: Suu Kyi turns up heat as Myanmar starts charter debate 07/14 Swiss Info: Swiss help Myanmar with democratic guidelines 07/14 Opposition parties discuss strategy ahead of elections 07/14 Myanmar's President Thein Sein says will not run for second term 07/13 Road to democracy under repair? 07/12 Suu Kyi's NLD to participate in historic Myanmar polls in Nov - Business Standard 07/12 Myanmar's Suu Kyi says party will run in election 07/11 Suu Kyi’s party discuss whether to contest polls 07/11 Suu Kyi's party to fight in Myanmar election and vows to amend constitution if it wins 07/11 NLD confirms Myanmar poll bid 07/11 Main Myanmar opposition party to contest November election 07/11 Suu Kyi says opposition to contest Myanmar general election 07/11 Suu Kyi says opposition party to contest Myanmar election 07/11 Myanmar's Suu Kyi Says Her Party Will Run in Elections 07/11 Claims of foul play tarnish ‘free and fair’ polls 07/11 In Myanmar, ethnic loyalties could crimp Suu Kyi’s party 07/11 Suu Kyi's NLD to participate in historic Myanmar polls in Nov. 07/11 Myanmar opposition party of Aung San Suu Kyi says it will contest general elections 07/11 What's at stake? Date set for landmark Myanmar elections 07/10 The Irrawaddy: Time for separation of church and state – Aung Q. Citizen 07/10 US Senator: Myanmar should not receive trade benefits until after election 07/10 Viewpoint: Aung San Suu Kyi still in the running 07/10 Myanmar Times: The NLD duped again on constitution – Sithu Aung Myint 07/10 Myanmar Times: Expectations dip as army MP opposes loss of veto – Ei Ei Toe Lwin and Htoo Thant 07/10 The Irrawaddy: Sovereignty at stake if Suu Kyi presidency clause is nixed: Military MP – Zue Zue 07/10 Myanmar Times: UEC rejects call for more time on voter lists – Kyaw Phone Kyaw 07/10 Myanmar's Suu Kyi says party will run in election 07/10 Myanmar's main opposition party to compete in November poll 07/10 Senator: No US trade benefits for Myanmar before election 07/09 NLD to decide on contesting Myanmar elections within next few days 07/09 Myanmar to hold general election on November 8: poll officials 07/08 Political Risk Around the World in Third Quarter 2015 07/08 Myanmar Sets November National Election Date 07/08 Myanmar 'sets general election date' 07/08 Ethnic parties could challenge NLD 07/08