Perspectives on Burma’s waterways have been polarised into two competing positions: focusing on developing its vast hydropower potential and advocating for local communities’ needs and concerns.
The possessions are reported to have begun at Shan Yekyaw High School in August after the school expanded its compound into a neighbouring cemetery.
Ajarn Monglee doesn’t claim he has supernatural powers. Ajarn Monglee is a medicine man who reads from an ancient textbook and makes diagnoses.
More speed cameras are being introduced on the Rangoon – Mandalay Expressway; meanwhile a local group wants to purge the area of evil spirits, and bus companies are selling travel insurance with tickets.
As the government continues to flaunt its ongoing political reforms, conversations centered on transitional justice have been virtually nonexistent
Officials acting on orders of head monk in Burma agree to reopen revered monastery that sheltered hundreds in the September 2007 uprising