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What the FAQ: Why has Aung San Suu Kyi been sentenced to prison and what's happening in Myanmar?

One of the ways that people are expressing dissent in Myanmar is by banging pots and pans at their homes at night. It has become the symbol of resistance, non-compliance in the country

Published on 6th December 2021
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Schools in Myanmar reopen with low attendance as teachers, students continue protest against military

On February 1, the Myanmar military overthrew the civilian government and declared a year-long state of emergency

Published on 1st June 2021
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Around 4,000-6,000 refugees from Myanmar have sought safety in India: UN report

The United Nations Refugee Agency (UNHCR) said that in Myanmar, as of last week, approximately 60,700 children, women and men have been internally displaced

Published on 20th May 2021
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Twitter launches new emoji to celebrate pro-democracy movement in Asia

The Milk Tea Alliance started in April 2020, when pro-democracy activists from Hong Kong, Taiwan, Thailand and Myanmar joined efforts to stand united in their common pursuit of better civil liberties 

Published on 8th April 2021
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Mizo Students' Association holds candlelight protest in Delhi to express solidarity with Myanmar coup victims

The Ministry of Home Affairs had asked four northeastern states - Mizoram, Nagaland, Manipur and Arunachal Pradesh to take appropriate action to prevent an influx of people from Myanmar

Published on 24th March 2021
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What the FAQ: Nun kneeling before the military latest symbol of protest, what is Myanmar's history with coups?  

A nun begging the Myanmar military to 'spare the children' has gone viral on social media in the past few days. Here's what it's all about

Published on 11th March 2021
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What the FAQ: Why did the Myanmar Army stage a military coup, what happens to the democratically elected government?

Myanmar's de facto leader, Aung San Suu Kyi, and other important leaders including President Win Myint have been detained as the military coup took control of the government on February 1, 2021

Published on 3rd February 2021
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India restricted internet access more than 75 times in 2020, more than any other country: UK Study

India and Myanmar were responsible for the longest shutdowns for the second year running, with restrictions originally imposed in 2019 continuing throughout 2020

Published on 6th January 2021
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This techie from Chennai just did a 12,000 km ride spanning three countries on his 20-year-old RX 135

Ram Gopalakrishnan, a software professional in Chennai, is an avid travel freak, who just completed 12,000 km across three countries — Nepal, Bhutan and Myanmar — over a span of 73 days

Published on 24th April 2019

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