Community leader estimates between 100 and 200 people are also missing in Kachin state community of Hpakant
Despite her party's win, Ms Suu Kyi is constitutionally barred from becoming president
Celebrate an NLD victory today, but tomorrow, we still need your support
Peter Popham reports from Rangoon on Aung San Suu Kyi’s overwhelming victory in an election many thought would never happen
'I dreamt about it for quite a long time after I came out of the army. I used to sweat like a pig just talking about it'
Thousands could be preparing to go to sea as the monsoon season ends, despite warnings by aid groups of the 'serious risk of another humanitarian disaster'
This weekend, Burma will hold one of its most significant elections in recent history.
While the country edges towards democracy, chauvinistic Buddhists have disenfranchised around 5 per cent of the population
In Rangoon, demand for accomodation is higher than the offering, but you can get a room with local art (and a view)
A damning new report has labelled the £20bn business 'the biggest natural resource heist in modern history' and has warned next month's general election could be unfairly swayed by a jade 'slush' fund unless international action is taken
Ms Suu Kyi and her National League for Democracy party are expected to do well in the polls
The Rohingya are a controversial topic in Burma and Ms Suu Kyi is not expected to visit the areas where most of their camps are located
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Over-50, overseas, overambitious and under-insured: those are the travellers causing the biggest headaches for the Foreign Office, a conference in London was told today.
John Bercow, House of Commons Speaker, has made a highly unusual intervention in a key foreign policy issue by appealing for Burma’s constitution to be amended to allow Nobel laureate Aung San Suu Kyi to run in elections for the country’s presidency next year.
If the military blocks constitutional change, the world will want to know why