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Perth Now
Backpacker killers could sue policePicture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon —
Backpacker killers could sue police
Perth Now / Posted 7 days ago
Picture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Thai Embassy and at the famed Shwedagon Pagoda and at the Myanmar-Thai border. She said “the vast majority of Thai police” were corrupt, making the... Read more
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Herald Sun
Protests over death sentencesthe verdict, protests have been held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outsid
Protests over death sentences
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
the verdict, protests have been held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Thai Embassy and at the famed Shwedagon Pagoda — and at the Myanmar-Thai border. Sunday’s English-language Bangkok Post reported that Myanmar’s ambassador... Read more
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Herald Sun
Backpacker killers could sue policePicture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon —
Backpacker killers could sue police
Herald Sun / Posted 9 days ago
Picture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Thai Embassy and at the famed Shwedagon Pagoda and at the Myanmar-Thai border. She said “the vast majority of Thai police” were corrupt, making the... Read more
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News.com.au
Backpacker killers could sue policeSun Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Th
Backpacker killers could sue police
News.com.au / Posted 9 days ago
Sun Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Thai Embassy and at the famed Shwedagon Pagoda and at the Myanmar-Thai border. She said “the vast majority of Thai police” were corrupt, making the... Read more
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The Courier Mail
Backpacker killers could sue policePicture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon —
Backpacker killers could sue police
The Courier Mail / Posted 9 days ago
Picture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Thai Embassy and at the famed Shwedagon Pagoda and at the Myanmar-Thai border. She said “the vast majority of Thai police” were corrupt, making the... Read more
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Adelaide Now
Backpacker killers could sue policePicture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon —
Backpacker killers could sue police
Adelaide Now / Posted 9 days ago
Picture: Supplied. Protests were also held in Myanmar’s biggest city, Yangon — outside the Thai Embassy and at the famed Shwedagon Pagoda and at the Myanmar-Thai border. She said “the vast majority of Thai police” were corrupt, making the... Read more
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Perth Now
The one thing you should do in Yangonyou usually need to know when travelling, but after making your way up the gran
The one thing you should do in Yangon
Perth Now / Posted 18 days ago
you usually need to know when travelling, but after making your way up the grand staircases to Yangon’s glittering, golden Shwedagon Pagoda, it’s something that can make your visit all the more special. One of Buddhism’s most sacred sites, the... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The one thing you should do in Yangonyou usually need to know when travelling, but after making your way up the gran
The one thing you should do in Yangon
Daily Telegraph / Posted 18 days ago
you usually need to know when travelling, but after making your way up the grand staircases to Yangon’s glittering, golden Shwedagon Pagoda, it’s something that can make your visit all the more special. One of Buddhism’s most sacred sites, the... Read more
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18d
Adelaide Now
The one thing you should do in Yangonyou usually need to know when travelling, but after making your way up the gran
The one thing you should do in Yangon
Adelaide Now / Posted 18 days ago
you usually need to know when travelling, but after making your way up the grand staircases to Yangon’s glittering, golden Shwedagon Pagoda, it’s something that can make your visit all the more special. One of Buddhism’s most sacred sites, the... Read more
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Guardian Unlimited
Photo highlights of the day: music in California and a baby monkeyyear old Sable Moe, meaning Jasmine flower and rain, wears traditional sun prot
Photo highlights of the day: music in California and a baby monkey
Guardian Unlimited / Posted 18 days ago
year old Sable Moe, meaning Jasmine flower and rain, wears traditional sun protection paste. Residents cross by boat to the Shwedagon pagoda for special prayers to celebrate the country’s traditional New Year following the Thingyan water... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
Charges dropped against 200 Myanmar activistsFreed students and their supporters march from the Shwedagon pagoda to a memori
Charges dropped against 200 Myanmar activists
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 26 days ago
Freed students and their supporters march from the Shwedagon pagoda to a memorial hall in Yangon on Friday night. (AFP Photo) Related Stories YANGON — Myanmar authorities have dropped charges against nearly 200 political activists since Aung San... Read more
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The San Angelo Standard-Times
Myanmar frees over 100 political prisoners, but jails 2from Thayarwaddy Prison with President's pardon, holds an alms bowl upside-down
Myanmar frees over 100 political prisoners, but jails 2
The San Angelo Standard-Times / Posted 27 days ago
from Thayarwaddy Prison with President's pardon, holds an alms bowl upside-down, symbol of protest, during a gathering near Shwedagon pagoda Friday, April 8, 2016, in Yangon, Myanmar. (AP Photo/Thein Zaw) YANGON, Myanmar (AP) - More than 100... Read more
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Beaumont Enterprise
Myanmar frees over 100 political prisoners, but jails 2from Thayarwaddy Prison with President's pardon, holds an alms bowl upside-down
Myanmar frees over 100 political prisoners, but jails 2
Beaumont Enterprise / Posted 27 days ago
from Thayarwaddy Prison with President's pardon, holds an alms bowl upside-down, symbol of protest, during a gathering near Shwedagon pagoda Friday, April 8, 2016, in Yangon, Myanmar. less Phyo Dana, a student protester who recently released from... Read more
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San Antonio Express-News
New Myanmar government begins releasing political prisonersfrom Thayarwaddy Prison with President's pardon, holds an alms bowl upside-down
New Myanmar government begins releasing political prisoners
San Antonio Express-News / Posted 27 days ago
from Thayarwaddy Prison with President's pardon, holds an alms bowl upside-down, symbol of protest, during a gathering near Shwedagon pagoda Friday, April 8, 2016, in Yangon, Myanmar. less Phyo Dana, center, a student protester who recently... Read more
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Daily Telegraph
The best month to visit MyanmarDailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse
The best month to visit Myanmar
Daily Telegraph / Posted 1 months ago
DailyTelegraph SearchUse keywords to search content on this website SearchUse keywords to search content on this website Shwedagon Pagoda Temples in Yangon, Myanmar. Picture: iStock MYANMAR has a number of cultural and religious festivals... Read more
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Perth Now
The best month to visit MyanmarShwedagon Pagoda Temples in Yangon, Myanmar. Picture: iStock MYANMAR has a num
The best month to visit Myanmar
Perth Now / Posted 1 months ago
Shwedagon Pagoda Temples in Yangon, Myanmar. Picture: iStock MYANMAR has a number of cultural and religious festivals throughout the year. But a great many of them fall in October, which is almost a month-long festival in itself. Located just... Read more
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Adelaide Now
The best month to visit MyanmarShwedagon Pagoda Temples in Yangon, Myanmar. Picture: iStock MYANMAR has a num
The best month to visit Myanmar
Adelaide Now / Posted 1 months ago
Shwedagon Pagoda Temples in Yangon, Myanmar. Picture: iStock MYANMAR has a number of cultural and religious festivals throughout the year. But a great many of them fall in October, which is almost a month-long festival in itself. Located just... Read more
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Illawarra Mercury
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Illawarra Mercury / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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The Courier
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
The Courier / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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Northern Daily Leader
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Northern Daily Leader / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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The Young Witness
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
The Young Witness / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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Western Advocate
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Western Advocate / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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Kiama Independent
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Kiama Independent / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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Manning River Times
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Manning River Times / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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Goondiwindi Argus
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Goondiwindi Argus / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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The North West Star
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
The North West Star / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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Daily Liberal
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
Daily Liberal / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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The Border Mail
Six of the best: Asian colonial townssuppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he firs
Six of the best: Asian colonial towns
The Border Mail / Posted 1 months ago
suppose, that is in the world," wrote an English traveller in 1586 when he first saw the grand, golden spindle of Yangon's Shwedagon Pagoda. The aura of Burmese Buddhism's equivalent of Fort Knox hasn't faded one lumen but there is much more to... Read more
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iol.co.za
Only the best solid gold for Myanmar monumentsight of both a church and a mosque, as well as the city hall. Sule is one of
Only the best solid gold for Myanmar monument
iol.co.za / Posted 1 months ago
sight of both a church and a mosque, as well as the city hall. Sule is one of Yangon's most famous temples, second only to Shwedagon Pagoda and its towering peak that soars over barefoot devotees. Gold itself has long had a crucial role in... Read more

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