What do we mean when we say someone is disabled? From a medical perspective, we are referring to a person’s medical or health-based impairments, such as an inability to walk or a neurological disorder that inhibits intellectual development.
Fighting between government forces and the army of Pheung Kya-shin – known as the Myanmar National Democratic Alliance Army (MNDAA) – has resumed in the Kokang region of Shan State for the first time in more than five years.
“Why is mother tongue-based multilingual education important?”
During the Pyidaungsu Hluttaw session on February 2, MPs voted to allow holders of temporary identity cards, better known as white cards, to vote in a referendum on amending the constitution.
The 68th Union Day on February 12 ended on an historic note for Myanmar, with the “Deed of Commitment for Peace and National Reconciliation” being a major step in the right direction, writes Aung Naing Oo.
Most of Asia’s leading figures, in politics, academia, business and the media, are feeble, weak-minded, unsophisticated, and devoid of vision and dynamism – or so said Singaporean diplomat Kishore Mahbubani.