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The South-east Asian nation heads to the polls next week for a landmark general election
Supporters openly show their colours in first poll without censorship for 50 years - but victory is not guaranteed
The stresses of this unprecedented influx of refugees are being felt right across Europe
The leader's speech belonged to a bygone age, but he seems to understand ferocity will carry him only so far
Greek leader secures larger percentage of vote than predicted to take country into new round of EU austerity
'The next four years are going to be brutally hard, as people pay more tax'
Victory for Syriza will mean carrying out the Troika's demands of sell-offs and slashed budgets
Post-election instability looms with Alexis Tsipras compromised and a neo-Nazi party in third place
The reform-minded former general was hotly tipped to become the country's next president, and some see the hand of ex-junta leader Than Shwe behind the move
Five million citizens demanded change to the constitution that would have allowed the popular Nobel Peace Prize-winner to run
In the last in his series of reports, Peter Popham visits Naypyidaw, where a close encounter with the man likely to be its next president – a former army commander – offers a glimpse of the country's anxious future
In the third of his series of reports, Peter Popham meets the young generation of Aung San Suu Kyi's government-in-waiting and discovers how their inexperience has left business leaders and foreign diplomats alike with a bad case of the jitters
Could her visit to Beijing signify an unlikely alliance with the People's Republic?
He promised Turkey a hopeful merging of Islam and modernity. Now he is becoming an all too familiar autocrat
At a delicate political moment like this, with elections close, there is no political capital to be gained from offering another view
Demonstrators insisted the Rohingya are an invented ethnicity and demanded that the boat people be sent to Bangladesh