Remote and mountain-girded, its only thoroughfare the Kaladan River, Paletwa township is home to one of Chin State’s 50-plus ethnic groups, the Khumi. Reformers say Paletwa’s economic backwardness is matched by dated attitudes towards women.
Part of every ‘Well Child’ checkup in my clinics in Yangon and California is talking to kids and parents about healthy lifestyle.
In the second partof a two-part account, Cambridge professor Alan Macfarlane calls for faster internet speeds in Myanmar and tells The Myanmar Times why China is not a threat to the West
For film-makers, Chinese folk heroes have provided an endless source of material. The mythical exploits of legends such as General Yue Fei, Monk Ji and Mulan, along with hundreds of others, have been immortalised countless times through martial arts films and movie series.