Thursday, 26 February 2015
Published in Life
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A photographic project featuring the people of New York has inspired a group of Yangon teenagers to capture images of a diverse range of the city’s residents.

Mandalay ceremony to launch US-Myanmar conservation project

Lost kingdom: Myanmar's forgotten royals

Friday, 06 March 2015
Published in Sport
Junior wrestling will take centre-stage in July in Nay Pyi Taw. Here we see Indonesia's Kusno Hadi Saputra (blue) in action against Myanmar's Zaw Min Soe (red) during the men's 74kg Wrestling competition at the 27th SEA Games in Yangon, Myanmar, December 10, 2013. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA
Junior wrestling will take centre-stage in July in Nay Pyi Taw. Here we see Indonesia's Kusno Hadi Saputra (blue) in action against Myanmar's Zaw Min Soe (red) during the men's 74kg Wrestling competition at the 27th SEA Games in Yangon, Myanmar, December 10, 2013. Photo: Lynn Bo Bo/EPA

The Asian Junior Wrestling Championships will be hosted in Myanmar's Nay Pyi Taw in the third week of July, according to Xinhua on March 5.

Myanmar Wushu gold medalists set for China training

Myanmar to face USA and hosts New Zealand in U20 World Cup

Friday, 21 November 2014
Published in Entertainment

Prambanan (AFP) - An eclectic mix of women from around the world will compete in the finale of a pageant exclusively for Muslims in Indonesia on November 21, seen as a riposte to Western beauty contests.

Popular Thai soap ‘Wanida’ now showing on Myanmar TV

With no explanation, no Best Picture at Myanmar Academy Awards

Monday, 16 March 2015
Published in Travel & Tourism

Thandaung Gyi, a picturesque hill station off the tourist trail

A chance for a quiet sojourn - Thandaung Gyi. Photo: Aurelia Rusek
A chance for a quiet sojourn - Thandaung Gyi. Photo: Aurelia Rusek

Near the top of the Dawparkho mountain range in Kayin State, at the end of a road that runs east from Taungoo is Thandaung Gyi, one of the less well known of the hill stations established during British colonial rule.

Discovering the Golden Land: A journey in southern Myanmar

An unexpected culinary option to savour in Hpa-an