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Kachin State

Kachin State is a State of Myanmar. The area of Kachin State is 89041 Km2. The capital of Kachin State is Myitkyina .Kachin State is subdivided into 4 Districts include Myitkyina District, Mohnyin District, Bhamo District, and Puta-O District.

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News

Burma listed in Top 10 for jailing journalists

Sat, 2014-12-20 05:49
The Burmese government is currently ranked as the eighth most repressive regime for jailing reporters; with ten media workers listed behind bars, it is surpassed only by China, Iran, Eritrea, Ethiopia, Vietnam, Egypt and Syria. “The fact that Burma is ... catched

Opinion polling in Myanmar (Burma)

Fri, 2014-12-19 23:13
Myanmar is ranked 155 out of 167 countries by the Democracy Index (the Philippines' rank is 69), which considers it one of the three Authoritarian countries in Asean, along with Vietnam and Lao PDR (see “The Democracy Index,” Opinion, 11/15/2014). catched

Exiled Myanmar Singer Still Not Able to Return Home

Fri, 2014-12-19 19:33
In Myanmar, also known as Burma, thousands of refugees have returned home in recent years, drawn by democratic changes, a growing economy and loosened restrictions on political freedoms. But not everyone is welcome. One former activist remains in ... catched

Myanmar trial begins over 'Buddha insult'

Thu, 2014-12-18 09:07
A New Zealander and two Burmese men have gone on trial in Myanmar on charges of insulting Buddhism. The trio, who run a bar in Yangon, are accused over a flyer promoting a drinks event depicting Buddha with headphones. The image triggered an angry ... catched