At first I didn’t want to share my scars, but now I want to tell you that my mother committed suicide three days after my husband died with HIV,” said Ma Yadanar (not her real name), looking away to a window in her office.
To showcase music from around the world, foreign embassies and cultural institutes have come together three times to organise the event known as Jazz Bliss.
A journey up the Chindwin River, the Ayeyarwady’s largest tributary in the northwest of the country and one of the world’s most remote rivers, offers our correspondent a glimpse of an Myanmar most will never get to see
In attempting to access the best possible medical care for their families, patients often assume that getting a variety of medical tests will help them avoid disease and live longer. For the growing middle-class of Myanmar and the expatriates who have chosen to live here, there is a perception that getting checked for many different types of cancers will help avoid the negative outcomes associated with those cancers.