The Myanmar Times
Wednesday, 04 March 2015
The Myanmar Times
The Myanmar Times

Mandalay headmaster leads by example

Headmaster and educator U Than Nyoe says English skills and critical thinking create good citizens – skills he strives to instil in his students.

 

 

 

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The legends of dreamy Mawlamyine

Mon and Kayin states prove fertile ground for stories and folktales whose contradictory versions only enhance their appeal, writes Catherine Trautwein.

 

 

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Great Day Out: UK past and present

The historic environs of the British ambassador’s residence in Yangon will be open to the public on December 7 as part of a day of celebrations aimed at raising awareness of the UK.

 

 

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HIV-positive, free from shame

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.

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World Music Festival to celebrate the sounds of five nations

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.

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Fresh visions

Myanmar contemporary artists are making waves on the world stage. Here are four to watch

 

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Restaurants Review

Sometimes a simple meal with good friends is all you need to get you through a busy week.

 

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What's On

Your guide to what's on in Yangon for the week of November 24 - 30.

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Beguiled by the frontier

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

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Women in business share knowledge at forum

Local leaders, mentors and NGOs celebrate Entrepreneurship Day, with a focus on women.

 

 

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