In Pictures The Myanmar Times has the latest news from across Myanmar. http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures.html Fri, 27 Feb 2015 17:52:33 +0630 en-gb Shan National Day in Loi Tai Leng http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/13159-shan-national-day-in-loi-tai-leng.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/13159-shan-national-day-in-loi-tai-leng.html

Ethnic Shan and soldiers from the Shan State Army-South take part in Shan National Day celebrations at the SSA-South’s headquarters in Loi Tai Leng, southern Shan State, on February 7.


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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Kaung Htet) In Pictures Mon, 16 Feb 2015 14:53:34 +0630
A bird’s-eye view of Bagan http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12854-a-bird-s-eye-view-of-bagan.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12854-a-bird-s-eye-view-of-bagan.html

As a shutterbug with wanderlust, I am attracted to any trip with sights to see and room for relaxation. Bagan has to be high on anyone’s list of Places to Visit, and I do happen to have such a list. Every New Year, I resolve to tick off some more items. This year, Bagan was one of them, but with a twist – I wanted to see it from a bird’s-eye view.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Yu Yu) In Pictures Mon, 19 Jan 2015 15:59:27 +0630
Independence Day http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12737-independence-day.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12737-independence-day.html

Myanmar Times photographer Aung Htay Hlaing attended Independence Day celebrations in Nay Pyi Taw, which this year included a military revue.




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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Aung Htay Hlaing) In Pictures Tue, 06 Jan 2015 20:10:45 +0630
Ethnic Akha ring in New Year at Kengtung festival http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12734-ethnic-akha-ring-in-new-year-at-kengtung-festival.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12734-ethnic-akha-ring-in-new-year-at-kengtung-festival.html

Douglas Long reports from the 2015 Akha New Year Festival, which drew ethnic Akha from near and afar.

 

 

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Douglas Long ) In Pictures Mon, 05 Jan 2015 05:00:00 +0630
Students protest education reform as Obama visits http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12263-student-protest.html http://www.mmtimes.com/index.php/in-pictures/12263-student-protest.html Students gathered near City Hall in downtown Yangon to demonstrate against the controversial education reform proposals currently on the table, on the day US President Obama made several scheduled appearances in the former capital.

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kyawzaya387@gmail.com (Kayleigh Long) In Pictures Fri, 14 Nov 2014 20:38:00 +0630